CNC Setter/Operator

Prima Dental Group is a World leading manufacturer of dental burs (drill bits).

Thanks to continued and extensive business growth we have several vacancies at our Waterwells Business Park site in Gloucester. Located near the M5 and A38 the site is easily accessible.

The purpose of the role is to ensure the smooth running of a suite of machines in line with customer specifications and manufacturing planning and schedules, maintaining the highest quality at all times.

The key responsibilities are:

  • To ensure machines are a correctly set up, properly used and maintained.
  • Ensure documentation is completed on time and in full (i.e. batch control cards)
  • Ensure production schedules are used to inform machine set up and running.
  • Produce ‘first off’ component to inspect for quality and to verify machine set up.
  • Monitor machine operation and output using various inspection methods.
  • Carry out machine changeovers. referring to and completing relevant documentation.

Knowledge, skills and behaviours:

  • Good communication and team work.
  • Ability to prioritise and manage time and tasks.
  • Must be comfortable running a suite of up to 12 machines (highly automated)
  • High degree of manual dexterity due to working with a high volume of small products.
  • High degree of near vision to identify and inspect products for flaws and measurements to tolerances of +/- 5 microns
  • Able to work 12 hour shifts (6am to 6pm or 6pm to 6am) on a 2 week rota basis (7 shifts over 14 days)

Full training is given however experience of working in a similar high volume manufacturing environment would be beneficial.

Email jobs@primadental.com for more information and to start an application process.