CNC Lathe Programmer & Operator

QinetiQ employs more than 6000 people in 51 locations around the world, offering our customers premier expertise in advice, services and creative technology-based products.QinetiQ Australia, part of the global QinetiQ group, is a consulting and engineering services provider, giving independent and trusted advice to Government, Defence and Industry. Our success is founded on the industry-leading knowledge, integrity, performance and dedication of our people. Even though we are part of a global company, our offices have a very local feel; we employ more than 380 employees in Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Sydney, Newcastle, Western Sydney and Melbourne.An opportunity exists for a CNC Lathe programmer/operator within our IES/Workshops division, reporting into our Port Melbourne office.QinetiQ is a company of scientists and engineers committed to listening, understanding and responding to our customers’ needs. Working alongside world-leading defence scientists in our Integrated Engineering Services division we offer multi-disciplinary professional engineering services supported by in-house manufacturing capabilities, to solve challenging engineering problems for our Defence Science and Technology clients.About the roleWhat will a typical day look like? This opportunity is very unique! This role would be suitable for someone looking to being a part of an exciting R&D team, where you’ll get the opportunity to work on exciting new one of projects.  To be successful for the role of CNC Lathe Programmer & Operator you will require:Experience with CAM systems to generate G code programsOperation of CNC lathes with live toolingAble to use common engineering workshop equipmentHold trade qualifications as fitter & machinist or toolmakerAustralian Citizenship for security clearance purposesExperience in programming and operation of Mazak CNC lathesAbility to interpret engineering drawingsEligibility to obtain an Australian Government secret clearance is required.Applications close on the Friday 26th April 2019What we offerWithout the collective smarts of our people, we would not be able to achieve what we do. The importance that we place on each and every employee shows in the working environment we offer: We value everybody’s contribution; we encourage innovation, diversity and development; we empower people to challenge themselves and the status quo; we foster growth, both personally and professionally. We look after our people and have an attractive compensation package which supports all our employees through different stages of their careers, some of these include:Individual Professional Development AllocationFlexible WorkingSalary Continuance (Income Protection)Up to 16 weeks Paid Parental LeaveStudy Leave (Up to 5 days paid leave per year)Leave Purchase and Loyalty LeavePerformance based rewardsSalary Sacrifice and Novated LeasingReferral bonusesDress for your dayA full list of our employee benefits and further information can be found here: https://www.qinetiq.com/au/Careers/Benefits Australia - VIC Melbourne - All locations CBD & Inner Suburbs
Job Opportunity | CNC Lathe Programmer & Operator | QinetiQ - Operations and Delivery

CNC Lathe Programmer & Operator

  • Endorsed Employer of Choice
  • Attractive benefits including Flexible Working and Paid Study Leave
  • An opportunity to work on exciting one off type projects

QinetiQ employs more than 6000 people in 51 locations around the world, offering our customers premier expertise in advice, services and creative technology-based products.

QinetiQ Australia, part of the global QinetiQ group, is a consulting and engineering services provider, giving independent and trusted advice to Government, Defence and Industry. Our success is founded on the industry-leading knowledge, integrity, performance and dedication of our people. Even though we are part of a global company, our offices have a very local feel; we employ more than 380 employees in Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Sydney, Newcastle, Western Sydney and Melbourne.

An opportunity exists for a CNC Lathe programmer/operator within our IES/Workshops division, reporting into our Port Melbourne office.

QinetiQ is a company of scientists and engineers committed to listening, understanding and responding to our customers’ needs. Working alongside world-leading defence scientists in our Integrated Engineering Services division we offer multi-disciplinary professional engineering services supported by in-house manufacturing capabilities, to solve challenging engineering problems for our Defence Science and Technology clients.

About the role

What will a typical day look like? This opportunity is very unique! This role would be suitable for someone looking to being a part of an exciting R&D team, where you’ll get the opportunity to work on exciting new one of projects.  

To be successful for the role of CNC Lathe Programmer & Operator you will require:

  • Experience with CAM systems to generate G code programs
  • Operation of CNC lathes with live tooling
  • Able to use common engineering workshop equipment
  • Hold trade qualifications as fitter & machinist or toolmaker
  • Australian Citizenship for security clearance purposes
  • Experience in programming and operation of Mazak CNC lathes
  • Ability to interpret engineering drawings

Eligibility to obtain an Australian Government secret clearance is required.

Applications close on the Friday 26th April 2019

What we offer

Without the collective smarts of our people, we would not be able to achieve what we do. The importance that we place on each and every employee shows in the working environment we offer: We value everybody’s contribution; we encourage innovation, diversity and development; we empower people to challenge themselves and the status quo; we foster growth, both personally and professionally. We look after our people and have an attractive compensation package which supports all our employees through different stages of their careers, some of these include:

  • Individual Professional Development Allocation
  • Flexible Working
  • Salary Continuance (Income Protection)
  • Up to 16 weeks Paid Parental Leave
  • Study Leave (Up to 5 days paid leave per year)
  • Leave Purchase and Loyalty Leave
  • Performance based rewards
  • Salary Sacrifice and Novated Leasing
  • Referral bonuses
  • Dress for your day

A full list of our employee benefits and further information can be found here: https://www.qinetiq.com/au/Careers/Benefits

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