CNC Turner

Location: Gateshead

Contract Type: Full-time

Contract Term: Permanent

Salary: £18.00 per hour


Extension Recruitment are currently looking for CNC Turners to join an established Tyne and Wear subcontract machining company. This is a fantastic permanent opportunity offering highly competitive rates and overtime.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Reading drawings in imperial and metric sizes
  • Understanding tolerances, geometric tolerances and surface finishes
  • Ability to use measuring equipment such as micrometers, verniers, plug gauges, screw plugs and ring gauges
  • Ability to run a range of CNC turning machines with Fanuc, Mazatrol, Heidenhain and Hitachi Seiki Control.
  • Be familiar with selecting the correct turning insert styles and grades for a range of materials
  • Be familiar with cutting a wide range of materials including Non Ferrous, Aluminium, Alloy Steel, Stainless Steel, Inconel and Titanium


  • Follow SOP
  • Have a can-do attitude and work well with others in a team environment
  • Willing to work overtime when required to suit customer requirements

This is a shift based role on the following 2 week rotation:

·Days – Monday – Thursday 7.30 – 16.00

Friday 7.30 – 12.30

·Nights – Monday – Thursday 19.00 – 4.15