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CNC Miller Setter Operator

Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
£25,000 to £30,000
Job Type
14 Oct 2021
Here at Ronford-Baker Engineering we are looking for an CNC Miller Setter Operator to join our team based in Kings Langley near Watford. Great opportunity to earn a salary £25,000 - £30,000 per annum depending upon experience plus private health insurance, annual company bonus scheme plus occasional overtime. The working hours for this operator role are 07.30am - 4.00pm Monday to Thursday and 7.30am - 3.00pm on a Friday.

We are a well-established and high-quality manufacturer of tripods and fluid heads for television and film cameras. Ronford-Baker Engineering have a global reputation built over the last 50 years for some old-fashioned (and increasingly rare) engineering and manufacturing qualities, such as extremely high product quality, longevity, and robustness. Ronford-Baker Engineering products are recognised as the highest quality platforms available for both studio and location shooting. Ronford-Baker Engineering was formed in 1966 as a collaboration between Ron Ford, who ran a camera rental business and Harry Baker, a talented engineer. Great pride is taken in the quality of manufacturing: no subcontract work is done, and products are not made for anyone else. Many products are still in daily use in studios worldwide after 50 years.

As the CNC Miller Setter Operator your responsibilities will include:

Machine a variety of precision parts, from a range of materials - to a very high standard and tight tolerance.
Setting and operating a 3-axis milling machine with Heidenhain controls (or similar).
Reading engineering drawings.
Using metrology tools such as verniers, micrometers.
Setting up tools, jigs, and fixtures correctly and within company standards.
Producing parts to tight drawing tolerances as required by internal and external customer specifications.
Working efficiently, maintaining a clean work area and minimising waste.
A small element of basic programming with the role.

The successful CNC Miller Setter Operator will have the following skills and experience:

Setting and operating a 3-axis milling machine with Siemens and Heidenhain controls (or similar).
Strong skills in tool setting and knowledge of tooling requirements.
Time served apprenticeship would be ideal.
Experience in a similar CNC Miller Setter role.
C&G or ONC / HNC in mechanical or production engineering.
If you are interested in joining the Ronford-Baker Engineering team as a CNC Miller Setter Operator role, click apply and upload an updated copy of your CV
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  • Job Reference: 397072472-2
  • Date Posted: 14 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Ronford Baker Engineering Company Ltd
    Ronford Baker Engineering Company Ltd
  • Location: Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent