Turning Programmer/Setter/Operator

Posted on - 13th Feb 2020


A skilled manufacturing role with Xcel Aerospace, world-class supplier of aerospace components.


As Turning Programmer / Setter / Operator reporting to our Turning Machine Shop Cell Leader, you will be responsible for manufacturing products following specific guidelines, whilst adhering to all Health & Safety legislation and company policies and procedures. Responsible for the quality of your work and for reporting any non-conformities, you will check drawing numbers, specifications, materials and parts prior to manufacture, ensure the first off inspection is carried out and that all products within the batch conform to requirements.

Education Requirements

With an ONC / HND in Production Engineering, an equivalent Mechanical Engineering qualification or having served a manufacturing apprenticeship, you are a skilled Turner able to program, set and operate our turning / mill centres, underpinned by experience in sliding head machine operation, Miyano, Haas (SL20 and SL30 and / or Doosan Puma 2500).

Experience Requirements

You will also be able to offer an aerospace background combined with excellent programming skills.


It is a great opportunity to grow with an already successful business. So if we have just described you and your aspirations, to apply for this Turning Programmer / Setter / Operator role, simply click on the APPLY button.