Career Opportunities at Carville


Posted 26 October 2018

CNC Setters / CNC Programmers / Operators (Turning and Milling roles)

Location: Dorking, Surrey

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent


The Company:

Carville is a well-established manufacturer and renowned experts in machining, bonding and finishing engineering grade plastics, especially Acrylic.  They supply global, blue-chip customers in industries including life sciences, medical devices and industrial applications with solutions including fluidic manifolds and optical components.

The Roles:

We are looking for both a skilled CNC Turner and CNC Miller.  These are likely to be two separate roles but candidates with a mix of these skills will be highly regarded. The roles are to a set and operator a number of our CNC machines. The operators needs to be able to work on their own but also play a team role to ensure that components are manufactured to the drawing and within tolerance. The operator must also be able to multitask across a number of machines and be proactive to ensure components meet quality requirements. The company is progressing with a Lean manufacturing programme and this role would require the operator to assist in implementing best practise skills.


Programme CNC machining centres

Milling Centre examples

  • Brother VMC
  • Dugard Twin Pallet VMC
  • Dugard 4+1 Axis
  • Fanuc Drill Mate.

Turning Centre examples

  • Nakamura
  • Hass Lathe


Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum 5 years CNC machining experience
  • Apprenticeship or technical qualification such as an HNC/HND or City & Guilds
  • Full knowledge of Fanuc and Siemens controls
  • Set up fixtures, tooling and programmes
  • Able to read and understand engineering drawings


Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of; CNC Programmer, CNC, Operator, CNC Operator, CNC Machinist, Machine Operator, Machinist, Turner, CNC Turner, Programmer, CNC Operative, CNC Engineer, Machine Operative, CNC Setter, Setter, CNC Programming, Machine CNC Turner, CNC Engineering, Heat Treatment, Precision Machining, PMMA, Plastics Engineering, Fanuc Drill Mate, Dugard Twin pallet VMC, Brother VMA may also be considered for this role.

If interested in this position, please send your CV to