CNC Machinist – Nights

Posted 1 month ago

About us

At Formaplex Technologies Ltd, our mission is to understand, solve, and produce well-crafted solutions to our clients’ engineering challenges. We are an end-to-end solution in the fields of polymer, composite, carbon fibre tooling, manufacture and design. We take the complex, the challenging, the possible and the near impossible and we make it real – together.

We champion ourselves on our values – to take on a challenge, to work together and to make it real.

We’ve got ambitious plans for growth and an aim to make things better, faster, lighter and stronger, working together as one team. We’re looking for like-minded people to join us. If you have any questions on this role, please contact us at

Location: Havant

Working Hours: Nights

Salary: £12.50 – £18.00 plus 33.33% shift premium

Job Function & Key Tasks

  • Online programming using CAM systems including Autodesk Powermill / RTM, and experienced cutter path generation.
  • Operate 3 axis / 5 axis CNC Machines using Heidenhain / Fanuc
  • Manufacturing production/ Automotive / F1 / Aerospace background.
  • Have a strong engineering background including precision machining.
  • Experience machining various materials.
  • Be able to work to tight tolerances and hit deadlines under minimal supervision.
  • Multi machine setting and operating.
  • Demonstrate good housekeeping and administration of job sheets.
  • Compliance to the companies Health and safety policy.
  • Understanding of composites Pattern block/carbon fibre would be an advantage

Principle Responsibilities

  •  To programme and operate 3 axis/5 axis CNC milling machines whilst working to tight tolerances and showing compliance to Formaplex MRP system & health and safety policy.

Skills and Experience

  • 4-year time served machining apprenticeship.
  • Good communication skills.
  • The ability to work independently, to be self- driven and able to set and monitor own goals
  • Autonomous thinker and proactive in reaching out to stakeholders in order to drive change and implement necessary actions on a day to day basis.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Effective planner.
  • Dynamic individual

Education, Experiences & Qualifications

  • 4 year apprenticeship in Machining
  • Toolmaking experience

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