Vacancies at Combilift
Milling Machine Operator
Combilift is now seeking to appoint a Milling Machine Operator to join our team in Monaghan. Reporting to the Machine Shop Manager, you will be working within the Machine Shop Department who manufacture various profiles using CNC Milling Machines/Lathes and holding precision tolerances.

  • Produce high precision components using a CNC machining centre, milling machines, lathes, drills, tapping machines, plate processors etc.
  • Ability to read and understand technical drawings is essential.
  • Ability to load and modify CNC programs.
  • Ability to set up tooling and cutting equipment and stock accurately to the specified data supplied.
  • Setting of speeds and feeds to job package specification.
  • Loading and off-loading of mild steel materials using overhead gantries and forklifts.
  • Good knowledge of dimensional measuring instruments.
  • Carrying out detailed inspections of goods for compliance to drawings
  • Organising of components into designated area’s and adhering to our production schedule
  • Practical understanding of safe methods of work.
  • Achieving competitive cycle times and production targets.
  • Maintain the machine and tooling and re-ordering of consumable and spares.
  • Trouble shoot and repair faults to minimise downtime.
  • Communicate with other departments to determine the progress of work and completion dates of targets.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and report any issues/shortages to the Machine Shop Manager.

  • Experience of operating CNC machines and a basic knowledge of computers.
  • Detailed understanding of part drawings, dimensions and tolerances, and material specifications.
  • Experience in machining mild steel components, holding precision tolerances
  • Excellent Written & Verbal Communication Skills
  • Knowledge of FANUC and HEIDENHAIN controllers is an advantage.