CNC Machinist

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The Job

We have an exciting opportunity for an individual with a precision engineering background to join our machine shop team. You must have experience in setting and operating miller/milling machines.


  • Work as part of a team or by themselves, setting and operating horizontal CNC machining centres
  • Be able to use Fanuc and/or Heidenhain controls
  • Use precision measuring equipment.
  • Be used to making and altering fixtures and jigs
  • Be forward thinking and have a positive approach to setting, fixturing, and machining and be able to make suggestions for improvements / decreasing machining time
  • Can follow instructions and work unsupervised
  • Can read and understand engineering drawings
  • Permanent / Full Time

The Essentials

  • Honest and reliable
  • Used to working in a precision engineering manufacturing environment
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Flexible approach to working hours
  • Eager to learn
  • Aspiring to work in an engineering environment.

Working Hours

  • Monday – Thursday 08.00 to 17.00
  • Friday 07.30 to 16.00
  • Overtime available


Salary is negotiable based on experience. We offer excellent salary opportunities.

Unlock Your Potential with Key Plant Automation

At Key Plant Automation, we’re not just a company; we’re a global leader shaping the future of industries.

As pioneers in the design and manufacture of weld automation equipment and beyond, we thrive on crafting bespoke and innovative engineering solutions that drive progress in an ever-evolving world. Our canvas spans the aerospace, automotive, power generation, and defense sectors, offering opportunities as vast and diverse as the industries themselves.

Join a Journey of Growth

Our relentless pursuit of excellence and continuous growth have opened doors to exciting career opportunities. We’re on the lookout for talented individuals who are ready to take their careers to new heights.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive Salaries
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Permanent / Full-Time Positions
  • Generous Holiday Allowance
  • Yearly Attendance Bonus
  • Company Workwear Supplied and Maintained
  • Opportunities for Progression
  • Ongoing Support and Training
  • An Exciting Industry
  • A Friendly and Inclusive Atmosphere

But it’s not just about what we offer; it’s about the limitless possibilities that await when you become a part of our team.

Join us on a journey where every day is an opportunity to make a difference, where innovation knows no bounds, and where your potential has no limits.

At Key Plant Automation, we’re not just offering you a job; we’re inviting you to be a part of something extraordinary.


Ready to take the first step?