CNC Grinding Setter / Operator

Contact Paul Cullen
  • Salary: €16 - €20 p/hr
  • Location: IrelandLeinsterDublin
  • Sector: Advanced Manufacturing

Job description

Sonas Technical are currently seeking a CNC Grinding Setter / Operator for our client, a Precision Engineering company who specialise in Blister Tooling Change parts for the pharmaceutical industrie. The successful person will receive a strong remuneration package with a host of benefits and be based in our clients site in South Dublin. The role will involve work in a challenging environment, working with the latest software and technology in a state of the art facility.

The hours for this role are evening shift: 4pm-12am Monday – Thursday and 12pm – 5pm on Friday – Early Finish on Fridays

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Responsibilities & Duties

  • Set and operate Semi-Automatic Grinders and Fully Automated Grinders to machine parts working directly from design drawing
  • Read and interpret technical drawings and use knowledge in geometric dimensioning and tolerance (GD&T)
  • Machine components from a variety of materials for both basic and highly complex projects
  • Adhere to all safety procedures at all times through every aspect of work



  • Minimum of three years of relevant practical experience
  • Ability to demonstrate experience in manufacturing complex components
  • Apply a good understanding of various manufacturing processes
  • Ability to work on own initiative


Desirable Skills & Ideal Attributes

  • Previous experience in operating surface grinders in a tool room environment
  • Experience in one off/prototyping environment
  • Experience of Lean manufacturing systems
  • Having served time as a fitter turner/tool maker would be a distinct advantage
  • Be a team player with good communication skills



  • Quarterly Bonus
  • Shift Premium
  • Sick Pay
  • Refer a Friend bonus
  • Wellness Benefit


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