Bowyer Engineering Vacancies

Multi Axis Setter/Operator

Summary of role: We are currently looking for an experienced Multi axis Setter/Operator to join our
increasing team of highly skilled engineers. Our impressive growth plans accompanied by recent
investments have created this very exciting opportunity.

The Family run business was established over 70 years ago and specialise in the manufacture of high
precision, high quality components supplied direct to various sectors including Aerospace, automotive
and oil and gas.

The candidate must be comfortable working to tight deadlines and complex customer specifications.
You will be expected to perform all functions of the machine including setup, operation, and
maintenance of our market leading Matsuura 5-axis production centres. In the role you will be
expected to work with other members of the team to ensure that all work orders are completed on
time and within our expected quality targets. You must be able to read and understand technical
specifications, identify tooling, work holding methods and devices for producing the components
whilst communicating with the team leader and managers when additional equipment is needed to
fulfil the job. A “Right First Time” mentality must always be applied, and candidates will be
responsible for working alongside our quality department to ensure parts conform and complete
component traceability is maintained.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be a part of an established forward-thinking progressive company.

Essential Requirements:
· Previous experience in a similar role.
· Set up, operate, and maintain 3/5-axis mills
· Set up and operate precision measuring instruments
· Disciplined approach to manufacturing and component quality.
· Enthusiastic approach to learning.
· Be able to work without close supervision.
· Energetic and dynamic individual with “can do” attitude.
· Punctual, reliable, and trustworthy.

· Previous experience operating CNC machines.
· A broad understanding of metallic materials
· Experience on Fanuc operating systems
· Edgecam knowledge or similar CAM system

Bike 2 work scheme
Death in service
On site parking
25 days holiday plus all bank holidays

Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Permanent with a 3-month probation period.
Contracted Hours: 8am-5pm Monday – Thursday and 8am -1pm Friday
Salary: Negotiable, dependant on skills and experience.
Overtime: Available with premium rate.

If you feel you have the skills to take this opportunity, then we look forward to hearing from you.Please apply via email to with your CV and cover letter.

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