Cnc Machinist


Job Description

Role: CNC Machinist

Department: Machine Shop

Location: Dumbarton

Status: Permanent

Reports to: Team Leader

Talent Media Advertising, on behalf of our esteemed client based in Dumbarton who is empowering excellence in Manufacturing.

Perks of the role:

  • Shift pattern: Early/back, totalling 35 hours/week.
  • Generous hourly rate of 20.10, including shift premium.
  • Rotating early and back shifts (1 or 2-week rotation to be confirmed).
  • Benefits include 27 days annual holidays plus 8 public holidays and a 6% pension contribution from both employee and employer.

Primary Accountabilities:

  • Precision machining of components using conventional and CNC Machine tools.
  • Monitor machine operation for accuracy and address any malfunctions.
  • Utilize precision measuring instruments to ensure quality control.
  • Maintain meticulous records of job card hours.
  • Uphold high standards of safety and cleanliness as per company policy.
  • Demonstrate autonomy and adaptability in multitasking.
  • Conduct regular machine maintenance to ensure optimal performance.
  • Collaborate with the wider team on ad-hoc tasks and projects.
  • Handle customer information with utmost confidentiality and compliance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operate, set up, and adjust CNC machining equipment.
  • Program CNC machines to produce parts meeting specifications.
  • Interpret engineering documentation accurately.
  • Produce parts of moderate to high complexity with precision.

Post Holder Characteristics:

  • Committed to safety and environmental standards.
  • Proactive in problem-solving and resolution.
  • Innovatively driven to improve operational efficiency.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Knowledgeable in company policies and procedures.


  • Recognised Engineering apprenticeship or relevant technical qualification.
  • Proficiency in operating CNC machinery, particularly with Fanuc Controls.
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings.
  • Prior experience in a manufacturing environment.

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