CNC Machinist/Programmer (Early/Late Shift) (Ref REQ-220504)

Closing Date: 25/08/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity to join our Composite Machining Department at Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team.

A new vacancy has arisen for a Composite CNC Machinist to join our team on the Early/Late shift. The successful candidate will be responsible for machining both patterns and composite components to tight tolerances using 5 axis CNC machines.

Key Accountabilities/Duties include:

  • Producing precision carbon components, patterns and moulds.

  • Producing the highest quality machined components to a rigid time schedule.

  • Ensuring that appropriate process and procedures are adhered to in order to maintain high quality.

  • Setting and operating CNC machinery from provided setup sheets and programs to produce car components, jigs, fixtures, and tooling.

  • Proactively contributing to develop processes to improve quality and efficiency.

  • Working to challenging and demanding deadlines.

  • Being proactively aware of health and safety requirements.

  • Assisting other areas of the department as required.

Candidate Profile:

  • The successful candidate will have a recognised apprenticeship or equivalent qualification in tool making/machining.

  • A proven competence with 5 Axis CNC machines is essential and good PC skills are required.

  • Knowledge of Siemens 840SL controllers and Autodesk CAD/CAM software would also be beneficial.

  • Be a self-motivated, enthusiastic and a dependable team player

  • Have a positive ‘can-do’ attitude and be willing to help and support the team.

  • Work well under pressure to meet time critical deadlines.

  • Able to work with minimal supervision.

  • Good communication skills.


We demand the best from our people. So it’s only right we reward them with the best benefits. That’s why we offer a competitive package, including: life assurance, private medical cover,  25 days holiday, on-site gym, and subsidised restaurant facilities.