CNC Operator - Aberdeenshire

Ref: 303 Date Posted: Monday 04 Nov 2019
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Influx are working with a global manufacturing company and are now have numerous positions available within the Aberdeenshire area for CNC Machinists.


• Operate designated machine safely and competently, ensuring that all HSE and housekeeping standards are maintained.
• Carry out designated tasks as instructed.
• Interpretate Engineering drawings manufacturing components within set tolerances.
• Demonstrate awareness of and promote company objectives, policies and procedures.
• Demonstrate desire and willingness to promote and ensure that 5S principles are adhered to.
• Ensure all company policies surrounding, health & safety, quality requirements and housekeeping are met.
• Adheres to inspection criteria, policies and procedures without exception.
• Take part and contribute in toolbox talks.
• Report discrepancies in job route times as soon as they are identified. Communicate them to the Cell Leader and implement changes when requested.
• Attend daily briefings, actively engaging in positive discussions regarding potential problematic areas.
• Record accurate time entry (WIP)
• Identify and report quality related issues to Cell Leader.
• Accurately describe events during quality related investigations, aiding the Cell Leader to understand the root cause where required.
• Willingly assist Cell Leader to eradicate identified or potential areas of non-conformance.
• Respond to identified process improvements and implement them willingly.
• Carry out other duties as and when business requirements dictate as may be reasonably expected by line manager.
• Identify technical issues and seek support to rectify them whilst offering solutions where possible.
• Strive to assist with maintaining all relevant KPIs in Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery and Engagement whilst identifying areas for improvement.
• Assist with streamlining and improving overall manufacturing efficiencies and process performances to reduce overall direct labour costs.
• Action all tasks assigned to maintain high levels of target achievement as designated by Cell Leader.
• Cover holidays and absence by working overtime in line with business needs.
• Travel as and when required.
• Ensure that all procedures/paperwork is completed, kept up to date and signed off by the relevant person.



Time served apprenticeship in CNC Machining.


Higher education, HNC/HND, in CNC Machining including range of operating programs.



Good working knowledge of the Oil and Gas components.

3 year operation of CNC machine.

Working knowledge of CNC lathes, CNC machining centres & CNC horizontal borers.

Knowledge of machine programing language e.g. Mazatrol/Fanuc.

Experience in G-Code, ISO machining languages. 


Skills, training or knowledge:

Computer literacy (including good command of Microsoft Office Excel, Word and Outlook).

Understanding of Engineering drawings.

ERP knowledge such as Oracle, Emax.

Have an understanding of common place industry materials and their application.