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Title:  CNC Miller x 2 - Day Shift (Engineering)

Requisition ID:  60099
Date:  Mar 17, 2023

Bodmin, Cornwall, GB

Department:  Operations

Working at West means having an opportunity to work by the side of our patients and customers, our global team members and the communities in which we operate – which all help contribute to a Healthier World.



Full time - 36 hours per week

Salary - up to £29,500

Job Summary:


In this role, you will manufacture and repair elastomer & plastic moulds, multi-trim dies and other tooling components, multi-task across a number of machines and processes at any one time, demonstrate a proactive mindset for process development, assist in increasing automation and utilisation of equipment, support and contribute in Lean Sigma programs and activities, support colleagues, Section Leaders and Managers in meeting all quality, delivery and cost objectives and comply with the company’s safety, environmental and quality policies at all times.


Basic Qualifications: 


  • Required: Formal engineering qualification to NVQ3 level (or C&G equivalent)
  • Desirable: Formal engineering qualification to HNC level (or C&G equivalent)


Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Required:


Extensive experience in programming, setting & operation of CNC Mills

Familiarity and experience of use of measuring equipment.

Familiarity and experience of interpreting Engineering drawings

Demonstrated knowledge of modern cutting tools and techniques


  • Desirable:


Experienced in FANUC machine tool controls

Experienced in multi-axis machine tools

Experience in elastomer mould, plastic mould and press-tool manufacture

Experience in conventional toolroom machinery (mills, lathes, surface grinders)

Knowledge of other toolroom machinery (cylindrical grinders, EDM, WEDM)

Experienced and conversant PC user

Experience in automation processes & database managed machine tools

Experience of “Lean Manufacturing” techniques

Experienced in Offline programming & part verification


Company Benefits

Company pension scheme

Parking on-site

Cycle to work scheme

Employee Assistance Programme


West is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.  If you have a special need that requires accommodation in order to apply to West, please send an email to  Where permitted by law, an offer of employment with West Pharmaceutical Services, or any of its subsidiary or affiliate companies, is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of background screening and/or a pre-employment drug screening.

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