CNC Machinist/Programmer

Do you have experience programming Mazak?

Are you looking for a permanent role with future progression opportunities?

Can you work effectively in a fast paced company?

Search are proud to be working with a exciting company on their search for a CNC Machinist/Programmer to join their growing facility based in Consett. This role is a permanent opportunity. Monday to Friday two shifts.

This role will be to work with our production team to provide support in the CNC machine shop operating/programming Mazak 200Y/Mazak 300Y/Mazak J300 5 axis turn/mill centre.


  • Machining to drawing or instruction, general tolerances +/-0.1mm
  • Final machining of product to drawing or instruction, tolerances 0.02mm
  • Turning/Milling, working to similar tolerances as above
  • Support internal teams to get to the root cause of specific issues.
  • To take part in specialist or multi-disciplinary team activities.
  • To behave in a professional manner at all times when dealing with customers, suppliers and colleagues.


  • Experience working in engineering/production environment before and ideally within a CNC machine shop
  • 5 axis Mazak programming and operating is essential
  • Reading of engineering drawings is essential.
  • You must be very well organised and disciplined in your work.
  • Good communication skills, verbal and written.
  • Experience of tolerances and using both metric and imperial measurements is beneficial
  • Knowledge of geometric tolerances is advantageous
  • Flexibility and understanding pressures of delivery is essential due to the demand of clients in breakdown situation

On offer is a competitive hourly rate plus shift allowance and benefits.

Please contact Lewis Coats for more information

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.