CNC Programmer

Do you have experience programming in FANUC & Heidenhain?

Are you looking to work either DDS or Nights and available immediately?

If you have answered yes to at least two of the above questions then Nylacast Ltd based in Leicester has great opportunities for ambitious CNC programmers like you to join a Company that has 50 years’ experience in the Manufacturing sector providing our customers with a complete Engineering Plastic Solution.

Reports to | Production Manager

The role:
As a CNC Programmer, you will be a pivotal member of the Manufacturing Team, utilizing your knowledge of 4 & 5 axis CNC Machining skills to optimize programs and machine efficiency

Main duties include:

  • Produce accurate, high-quality components with maximum efficiency
  • Undertake any off-set changes to the programme to ensure the components are produced to the customer drawings/requirements.
  • Complete first off inspection
  • Working from technical drawings
  • Support, develop and mentor other colleagues & departments on technical machining issues

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Ability to program and set CNC Turning and Milling Machines
  • Fanuc & Heidenhain Controls
  • Applicants will need to be proactive, able to work on their own initiative and assist other semi-skilled members of the team to reach their maximum potential
  • Excellent communication skills

The Package:

  • A competitive salary dependant on skill and experience (OTE £30K to £40K – including overtime)
  • Pension
  • Attendance Bonus

Hours of Work:

Monday to Friday, 06:00 to 14:00 & 14:00 to 22:00, rotating weekly with a daily break (Double Day Shift)


Sunday to Thursday, 22:00 to 06:00 with a daily break (Night Shift)


The role will be based at our manufacturing facilities in Leicester.

Equal opportunities and other information:

Nylacast Ltd welcomes the talent of people from diverse backgrounds to provide expertise dedication and imagination to propel us to a prosperous future. We believe that all employees have a right to be treated with dignity and as such will not tolerate any form of harassment.

Division: Nylacast Engineered Products

Job Ref: CNC Programmer

Please send all CV’s/Applications to: Clare Gregory

Closing date for applications will be

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Nylacast works closely with local universities, helping students bring their knowledge and technical expertise that they have learnt to work on projects within the company.  Advantages that Nylacast has found in giving year placements to students is that they are highly motivated and keen to gain respect within the company, and infusing the company with the latest ideas and invigorate the environment that they are working in.

Rewards & Benefits:

Here at Nylacast we believe in looking after our people who do a fantastic job in growing & looking after our business whilst ensuring that all Stakeholders associated with Nylacast are serviced to the highest standard possible. Therefore, as a member of the Nylacast team you can expect to enjoy competitive rates of pay for the job that you are completing and furthermore your role will also carry a range of other benefits:


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