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Laser Programmer

  • Location: Rugby
  • Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Yearly Bonus, Company Pension per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 21 days ago

We are currently working with an independent, multi-disciplined service provider that employs over 570 people in the UK and overseas with a turnover in excess of £66 million.

Our client are specialist metal fabricators, welders and engineers providing bespoke fabricated and laser cut solutions.

SALARY: Between £27,000 - £30,000 dependant upon experience

HOURS: Monday to Thursday, 07:30am until 16:00pm

Friday, 07:30am until 15:00pm

The Role…
Is ideally for an experienced Laser Programmer / Estimator with a estimating background to work within a well-established manufacturer in Rugby. Responsible for the daily delivery of projects to internal and external customers, developing new and existing business opportunities, generating quotes, and following up with clients.


  • Initiate project start up procedures, including order acknowledgment and design reviews
  • Ensure project materials and tooling are ordered to timescale and budget
  • Process customer drawing requirements accurately
  • Set up and maintain contract files to company procedures
  • Interpret drawings to produce a laser cutting program
  • Preparing CAD geometries, nesting's, and programs through the Laser CAD system
  • Ensure quality processes are carried out to Customer's instructions
  • Ensure geometries are accurate and to drawings and procedures

Who we want…
The successful applicant will possess:

  • Demonstrable experience of programming laser machines with a laser cutting background is desired
  • Experience with TruTops/SolidWorks
  • Demonstrable experience in reading and issuing engineering drawings and work instructions
  • A minimum of GCSE or equivalent in English and Mathematics
  • Competent in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • The ability to act under pressure and to timescale
  • A knowledge of Sheet Metal & fabrication would be an advantage

Further Benefits:

  • 25 days annual leave
  • Gym Subsidy payment
  • Enhanced company contribution pension scheme
  • Access to substantial number of courses and training events