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Salary: £25.99 - 29.69 per hour

Location: Castle Bromwich, West Midlands

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 10 May 2021

Reference: 4886 - KA

CNC Setter / Operator required to join a leading Manufacturing Engineering department in Castle Bromwich.

Our client is a world leading, automotive manufacturer of prestige and high valued motor vehicles. With an ever-evolving heritage, truly exciting future and two of the world’s most iconic brands, our client is revered across the globe continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, setting the standards others want to follow.

They are currently seeking to recruit an experienced CNC Setter / Operator to join their team based in Castle Bromwich. This role is offered on an initial 3–6-month contract with potential extensions for the right candidate.

You will be working in a manufacturing machine shop environment working from 2D Engineer Drawings to machine a range of materials to create jigs, fixtures and specialist parts. The successful CNC Setter / Operator will be confident in setting and operating Hurco Machining Centres.  


  • Must be Apprenticeship qualified with a City & Guilds or NVQ Level 3 in a relevant discipline.
  • Have experience in a Machinist position in a tool making / machining environment.
  • Have experience in operating and setting HURCO CNC Machining Centres.
  • Be able to work to read and interpret 2D engineer drawings.
  • Have knowledge and practical understanding of H&S, C.O.S.H and environmental procedures.
  • Have a flexible attitude towards working hours as overtime may be required.

WORKING HOURS: 37 hours per week, Shift or Night working patterns available.

Rotating Shift Pattern – 1-week rotation

Shift 1: Monday to Thursday 6.00am – 14.00pm & Friday 6.00am – 11.00am

Shift 2: Monday to Thursday 14.00pm – 22.00pm & Friday 10.45am – 15.45pm

Shift Pay: £25.99 per hour

Nights – 4 days per week

Nights: Monday – Thursday 9.30pm – 6am

Nights Pay: £29.69 per hour

Overtime 1: £25.49 per hour

Overtime 2: £28.68 per hour

Please note: The CNC Setter / Operator positions have been deemed Inside of IR35. The pay rates advertised are inclusive of Assignment Rate, Holiday Pay and Apex contribution towards the additional costs incurred via a Payroll Administrator.