CNC Miller

Job Reference: WM – 2383

Location: Sutton Coldfield

Salary: Circa £31,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

CNC Miller


  • Maintain standards of Housekeeping and Health & Safety.
  • Manufacture of new tooling to engineering drawings in line with timing plans.
  • Carrying out proactive maintenance and up keep on milling machines.
  • Liaise with toolmakers, Cad/Cam programmers and Designers.
  • Investigate issues to find root causes passing information back to the design department and management so issues can be avoided in future.
  • Maintain tooling to the correct standards and keep stock of all tools and holders.
  • Reporting of any concerns, issues and repairs.
  • Working in a systematic fashion following any instructions available,
  • All work checked before taking off.
  • Maintain cutters and equipment.
  • Maintain working area to a high standard. Working to 5S’s
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Work to the high tolerances
  • Adhere to company quality awareness.
  • Meeting Health and Safety standards supporting others to do the same
  • Assist other areas of the business when required to carry out the same or similar tasks
  • Any other reasonable Engineering duties required

About You:

  • Team Worker
  • Must be a self-starting individual, capable of working to tight tolerances either individually or as part of the team
  • Personal Development
  • Open to Challenge
  • Time severed toolmaking apprenticeship
  • Time served CNC Miller Setter, Operator Programmer.
  • Understanding technical drawings
  • Work to tight tolerances
  • Must be able check own work
  • Level 2 in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence)
  • Level 3 in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Toolmaker, Tool and Die Maintenance
  • 5 years CNC Milling setting, Operator Programmer
  • Toolroom based CNC Miller


  • Maths Grade C or higher
  • English Grade C or higher
  • Manual milling
  • EDM experience
  • Wire experience
  • Bench experience
  • IOSH training
  • Six sigma training
  • 5S training
  • Proficient with Hurco and Heidenhain
  • Plastic injection mould tool experience

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, if you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK