Laser Machine Setter Operator

  • fulltime
  • Chilton, DL17 0SG
  • GBP 13.37 to 0.0 Hour

Laser Machinists!! Contact us today!! Permanent Roles!!

We are working on behalf of a Sheet Metalwork leading supplier of sheet metal and tubular components, assemblies and light fabrications to customers throughout the UK employing over 200+ people.

The precision fabrication company provides the full range of subcontract engineering services, including tube and sheet laser cutting, tube and sheet bending, fabrication, powder coating and assembly from factory in County Durham. They are looking to add three Laser Machine Setter Operators to their already established team, roles will become permanent for the right people.

The Role:

Initially you will work on the dayshift to undertake a period of training, following which you will move onto a 3-shift rotation, you should have experience and knowledge of working on Laser cutting machines (Ideally Bystronic). You must be able to work independently which will include the setting of machine, loading, editing programs and checking parts. Knowledge of working to and understanding engineering drawings is essential in both first and third angle projection. Also, the ability to work unsupervised is required as although you will work in a team of approx. 6 people, the individual will be required to work through various jobs without assistance.


Dayshift: (training period) Monday to Thursday 08:00 - 17:00 and Friday 08:00 - 12:30

3 shifts: 

Week 1: Sunday 19:00 - 06:00, Monday to Thursday 22:00 - 06:00 

Week 2: Monday to Thursday 14:30 - 23:00, Friday 12:30 - 19:00

Week 3: Monday to Friday 06:00 - 14:30

Pay: £13.37 per hour

  • Laser Machine
  • Setter
  • Machine Operator
  • laser cutting