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At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's CNC Machinists prepare detailed numerical control programs for use in production on numerical controlled machinery; they run the EDM, including programming, setup and operation. Every team member is responsible for maintaining housekeeping and organization of the work area as well as following TE Connectivity's EH&S policies and procedures.

Location: Hastings
Title: CNC Setter Operator - Milling
Shift Pattern: Swing Shift or Night Shift Available

Tasks Summary & Responsibilities

• Programme, set and operate CNC 3 to 4 Axis Milling Machines, inspecting your own work and recording the results to ensure the required quality is maintained.
• Ability to perform fast set-ups / change overs essential.
• Capable of taking drawing to part (read the drawing and make that part).
• Excellent attention to detail.
• Good understanding of Lean Manufacturing (4M’s; 5S’s etc.).
• Quality conscience.
• First off inspection.
• Work effectively and resolve issues within a team environment.
• Complete accurately all necessary material movement paperwork (i.e. route cards, material traceability, program changes).
• Perform any additional operations necessary (including deburring) that are required to produce finished components.
• To set and operate manual machines as necessary.
• Involvement in continuous improvement activities / Lean processes.

Functions Supervised:
Machine waiting time, OEE, operations supervised by supervision

Supervision and other members of the production departments as required.


  • A good basic standard of education is required with an engineering bias.
  • Experience of CNC machine tools setting, operating, engineering
  • The ability to follow standard works instructions is essential
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Capable of working on own initiative


Please note: This position may involve working with technical data, technology, software/source code, hardware or other items (collectively “items) subject to U.S. and non-U.S. export control laws and regulations. Under these regulations, it may be necessary for TE to verify a candidate’s national origin and/or citizenship status to determine whether a U.S. or other government export license is required prior to releasing its technologies to the candidate.  If TE determines that a license is required or will be prohibited by applicable laws from providing the candidate with items necessary for the performance of this position, then TE expressly reserves the right to either a) make an offer of employment conditional upon TE receiving required export licenses from the appropriate government agency, b) consider the candidate for an alternative position that is not subject to such restrictions, on whatever terms and conditions TE shall establish in its sole discretion, or c) decline to move forward with the candidate’s application.


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation


State:  ESX
Country/Region:  GB
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  90937
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Manufacturing

Job Segment: CNC, Night, Engineer, Inspector, Machinist, Manufacturing, Operations, Engineering, Quality

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