CNC Setter

CNC Setter Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a CNC Setter to join our team.


  • Tool changing of CNC’s ;
  • Monitor hourly performance and identify shortfalls, liaising with Production Supervision and reporting, raising red flags where required;
  • Other related duties as determined by the Production Manager or Shift Supervisor;
  • Promote the companies HSE policies across the department and plant and adhere to all Health and Safety Environmental requirements;
  • Training of Operators on how to operate ABB robots and recover from an error state or emergency stop;
  • Guarantee a safe working environment;
  • Manufacture parts in time to satisfy customer demand;
  • Strive to improve production processes;
  • Part of a team to investigate root cause analysis of production process downtime and implement corrective actions;
  • Ensure all production processes conform to current quality standards;
  • Be competent in running CNC’s, recovery of ABB robots from an emergency stop position and operation of all aspects of the automated lines.


  • Experience of straightening presses;
  • Experience of problem solving;
  • Proven Production experience in Die casting environment CNC’s;
  • Use of 5S to improve production environment;
  • Understanding of KPI’s to track performance.