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CNC Offline Programmer

  • Location: Coventry
  • Salary: £18.50 - £19.00 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

Metalis are currently working with a manufacturing company who are currently seeking a highly skilled and experienced CNC Milling Programmer & Operator to join their team. As a company committed to innovation and excellence, they offer opportunities for growth and development in a dynamic work environment.

Job Role: CNC Milling Offline Programmer, Setter, Operator

Salary: £18.50 - £19 per hour (DOE)

Job Duties:

  • Utilise OneCNC software for offline programming of CNC milling machines, particularly focusing on up to 5-axis machining.
  • Interpret technical drawings, blueprints, and specifications to develop machining strategies and programs.
  • Collaborate with engineering and production teams to optimize manufacturing processes and ensure quality standards are met.
  • Perform machine setup and tooling selection for efficient production runs.
  • Operate CNC milling machines, including loading materials, setting tool offsets, and running production jobs.
  • Conduct toolpath simulations and make necessary adjustments to optimize cycle times and ensure accuracy.
  • Monitor machine performance and make adjustments as needed to maintain quality and productivity.
  • Troubleshoot programming and machining issues to minimise downtime and improve overall efficiency.
  • Maintain documentation of programs and machining processes for future reference.


  • Proficiency in offline programming using OneCNC software.
  • Extensive experience in CNC milling programming, particularly with up to 5-axis machines.
  • Strong knowledge of machining principles, tooling, and materials.
  • Familiarity with Siemens CNC controls (XYZ) preferred.
  • Ability to interpret technical drawings and specifications.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Effective communication skills and ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.

If you are a highly motivated CNC Programmer seeking a rewarding career with a leading manufacturing company, we would love to hear from you. Please apply today, and one of our consultants will be in touch to discuss the role in greater detail.