CAD Programmer

  • Job Reference: 35701
  • Date Posted: 19 June 2017
  • Recruiter: Stafflex
  • Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £22,500 to £27,500 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: Permanent position
  • Sector: Engineerg/machine
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Temp - Perm
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

CAD Programmer

Need to of worked in the sheet metal industry before
Temp - Perm
Hours a week are 39 flexible with start and finish time
Will be paying anywhere between £22.5k - £27.5k

7.30am - 4pm Monday to Thursday
7.30am - 3pm Friday
Hours are slightly negotiable for the right candidate.

Role outline:
The main objective would be to program the CNC Plasma machine, using a machine specific CAD package, so that customer orders can be cut to design specifications to the best possible quality.

This will involve:
· Converting dxf / dwg files in to cut files
· Producing drawings / cut files from customer descriptions / sketches
· Occasionally producing cut files from customer samples
· Nesting cut files into the material to minimise wastage
· Optimising cut accuracy and quality by selecting the best cutting options
· Other office and shop floor based duties where required (e.g. stock control, quoting, filing, customer and supplier liaison, etc.)

Personal specification:
· Experience using some form of Autocad software, huge bonus if they have worked with Procut software E
· Ability and experience working with simple fabrication drawings
· Experience working in the steel industry, preferably profile cutting
· Knowledge of the different common grades of steel
· Ability to work to a tight schedule and meet deadlines
· Ability to work at a fast pace
· Flexible in their approach to work
· Keen eye for detail and takes pride in their work
· Hard working
· Availability and willingness to work overtime when needed E