CNC Application Engineer

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Position: CNC Applications Engineer Reporting to: Production Controller Department: Production - 5-Axis Job purpose: To program CNC machines using multiple CAD CAM packages to optimise machining performance. Will also involve related tool/fixture design and the setting/operating of various CNC machines. Main duties and responsibilities: * Read and understand Technical/Engineering drawings and related documentation such as Condition of Supply (COS) and engineering change note (ECN). * 2D and 3D Programming and modelling primarily using DELCAM Power Mill software and other company CAD/CAM software packages to optimise machining. * Keep updated and continually research the latest tooling, work holding, machining strategies /techniques and put them into practice. * Design and make fixtures/tooling in line with company Lean principles to support 5 Axis and 3 Axis machining. * Ensure that the correct tooling is available to complete a job and all necessary consumables throughout the production process when required. * Set and Operate 5 Axis CMS CNC Router and other 3 Axis CNC machines when required. * Improve CNC manufacturing processes; improve setup / cycle times and reduce consumable tool costs and to reduce scrap. * Manage the transfer and storage of CAD Data and CAD Models. * Maintain good 5S, housekeeping and operator maintenance. * Liaise with other departments to ensure products are delivered on time, both internally and externally. * Work flexibly and efficiently as part of the manufacturing team and to support other team members as required, comply with all quality, health & safety and environmental rules and policies. Job Types: Full-time, Contract, Permanent Salary: £40,000.00 to £60,000.00 /year