CNC Operator / Programmer

Listed 13 days Ago
Manufacturing - Other

 PRO-FORM are a locally owned and operated company based in Hamilton. We operate some of the largest extrusion and vacuum forming equipment in the Southern Hemisphere and have state of the art tool making equipment.  PRO-FORM sells a range of ute accessories to automotive companies in more than 60 countries throughout the world.

We are currently looking for a CNC Operator to join our experienced Tooling Team. Using both 3 and 5 axis CNC machinery you will be responsible for efficiently and effectively constructing CNC machined products, and supporting process engineering and R&D Project work as required. Setting tool paths in CAM software is part of this role and you will be programming the machines yourself. Training will be provided to bring the successful candidate up to speed with our equipment and processes.

Key aspects of the role are to:

  • Generate accurate CNC programs using CAM (Powermill) software
  • Make plugs for mould building, jigs for all products, nameplates for all products, prototypes for development
  • Construct CNC machined products to required quality specifications and dimensions, customer requirements and time frames
  • Trial and introduce new jigs and processes as required for new product development.
  • Product fitment and design support
  • Operational support for any CNC related projects and process improvements and problem solving
  • CNC department management, including preventative maintenance, minor repairs and purchase of consumable equipment

The ideal candidate for this role will have the relevant experience and skills and will also be able to work autonomously. You will have a high attention to detail, particularly with technical information. Ideally you will have experience in CAM software.

This role may require occasional call out at weekends or after hours.

If you believe that you would be the right fit for this role, please apply now!