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Skilled CNC Machinist Full Time

at National Oilwell Varco Manchester in Manchester (Published at 05-05-2021)


  • Responsible for producing quality parts on CNC machines in a timely, safe and efficient manner.
  • Perform set-up changes, operate and conduct first article inspections on production runs.
  • Load parts utilising overhead lifting equipment, proving programs, operating controls, setting offsets, simple edits, deburring, and inspection of quality parts for conformance to requirements.
  • Identify problems prior to production runs, then start and observe machine operation to detect any other malfunctions or out-of-tolerance conditions and adjust machine controls or control media as required.
  • Read engineering drawings, precision measuring instruments, and job orders to determine dimensions, tolerance and tooling requirements.
  • Maintain knowledge of dimensions and tolerances for tooling instructions such as feed rates, cutting speeds, depth of cut and cutting tools to be used.
  • Keep equipment and work area clean and orderly and perform basic preventative maintenance functions on equipment.
  • Perform any other work related tasks and duties in accordance with the business needs
  • Comply with all NOV Company, Quality + HSE policies and procedures.
  • Travel as and when required
  • Carry out other duties as and when business requirements dictate as may be reasonably expected by line manager


  • Time Served apprenticeship within a CNC machinist discipline, equivalent to either City and Guilds Level 3, or NVQ Level 3


  • Operating a variety of CNC machines
  • Manual Machining Experience
  • Multi Axis CNC Machining Experienc e


  • Computer literacy
  • Manual handling, slinging and lifting
  • CNC programming knowledge on Mazatrol and Fanuc controls
  • ONC/HNC in Mechanical and Production Engineering.

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