Cambion Electronics Limited is a world class manufacturer of Electronic Components and working in partnership with many of the worlds leading and original equipment manufacturers.

Our success is based on quality, continuous improvement and customer service. As a result, we are often looking to expand our operations to meet increased demand from new projects within our Military and Aerospace Business Unit. For more information please see the "vacancies" link.


Sliding Head CNC Setter (Turning)

Cambion Electronics are looking for an experienced CNC Setter to join the team at our beautiful Peak District location – an easy commute from Sheffield.

Full time (Days Only), Permanent Position
Attractive salary + Performance Bonus + Ongoing Training Opportunities

Relocation package available

Castleton, Derbyshire S33 8WR

Easy Commute from Sheffield

Cambion Electronics are a high-end, AS 9100-accredited, precision manufacturer with substantial track record in aerospace, military, industrial, medical, petrochemical, instrumentation and industrial markets. Customer quality is at the heart of everything we do.

We are looking to recruit a skilled CNC Turner / Setter to set and operate Citizen and Star sliding head lathes. Experience in sliding head setting is essential. Fanuc programming would be advantageous.

Main Duties:

As part of a great team, you will understand production plans, work with limited supervision and follow production & quality procedures to deliver exceptional quality turned-based parts to our worldwide customer base.

You will be required to:

  • Produce a high-quality product by setting and performing machine operations using CNC sliding head machines (Citizen and Star) ensuring quality workmanship at all times.
  • Turning of ferrous and non-ferrous materials and plastics.
  • Inspect components to fine BS tolerances using specialist equipment to check the manufactured component to the technical drawing.
  • Maintain and improve productivity, work in line with company procedures and machine capability to ensure production deadlines are met.
  • Maintain set-up sheets and production documentation, in line with company procedure.
  • Problem-solve using root cause analysis and corrective action.
  • Ensure work area is kept clean and tidy at all times by keeping machine and all associated tools and equipment in a clean and tidy manner.
  • Work within a safe environment by ensuring all company procedures and Health & Safety legislation is followed at all times.

Working Hours:

9.30am to 6pm, Monday to Friday (early 1pm finish on Friday).

Required Skills and Experience:

  • CNC Sliding Head setting experience using Star and / or Citizen. (Additional training will be provided).
  • Ability to self-inspect and work to tight tolerances.
  • Edit programs using Fanuc controls, programming is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided.
  • Ability to operate more than one machine at a time
  • Statistical Process Control (SPC)
  • Motivated with a ‘can do’ attitude

Please Note: The Setter role can be physically demanding. You will need to be comfortable with the following:

  • The job requires the CNC Setter to be mainly standing throughout the day (apart from break times).
  • Lifting and loading rod.
  • Lifting and slinging.
  • General machine maintenance.

Training Opportunities:

We support candidates to achieve level 2 and 3 and degree qualifications in Engineering and Manufacturing, offered at the AMRC global centre of excellence training centre (University of Sheffield).

Relocation Support:

Are you an experienced Setter but live in another part of the country? If you would like to join the team at our beautiful Peak District premises, Cambion Electronics can offer the successful candidate relocation support.

If this impressive package sounds like an opportunity you can't turn away from - Apply Today!

How to apply for the CNC Setter role:

Email    hilary.scanlon@cambion.co.uk

You must be eligible to work in the UK.

Production Supervisor

Are you an experienced Leading Hand, Production Supervisor or Production Manager looking for your next career move? Cambion Electronics are a high-end, high capability precision manufacturer with an impressive track record, looking for a proven professional to manage their manufacturing operations.

Full time, Permanent Position
Attractive salary + Performance Bonus + Ongoing Development Opportunities

Castleton, Derbyshire S33 8WR

Easy Commute from Sheffield

Cambion Electronics are highly regarded in the aerospace, military, industrial, medical, petrochemical, instrumentation and industrial markets and customer quality is at the heart of everything we do. We are also AS 9100 accredited.

We are looking to recruit an accomplished Production Supervisor / Unit Coordinator. The role would suit a Production Manager, Supervisor, Team/Cell Leader or Business Unit Coordinator looking for their next challenge.

The ideal candidate will be a proven leader who holds substantial experience in production planning and resource management to ensure optimum productivity in a fast-paced environment, ideally from a CNC machining/electronics background.

Main Duties:

Reporting to the Managing Director, you will manage all aspects of the manufacturing activity, including planning and coordinating the workload of the ASM department of both standard and special products, with accountability for staffing, planning, cost, quality, safety and delivery.

You will be required to:

  • Control and monitor the issuing, general progress and administrative requirements of manufacturing works orders in inventory holding, past dues and workload distribution.
  • Using Excel and MS Project to review all customer orders and schedule works accordingly to optimise customer delivery date and production capacity.
  • Organise and distribute work to the Leading Hands to meet production requirements.
  • Assess labour requirements to ensure that sufficient production hours are available to meet company targets.
  • Assess training needs of staff to ensure that adequate training is provided to ensure targets can be met or exceeded.
  • Control and monitor manufacturing load.
  • Liaise with purchasing, stores and tooling supply areas to meet manufacturing production programme requirements;
  • Provide the Sales Department with accurate information on customer order completion dates and general product lead times.

If you feel ready for the challenge and can't wait to get started, start planning your career move to Cambion today - Apply now!

How to apply for the Production Supervisor role:

Email    hilary.scanlon@cambion.co.uk

You must be eligible to work in the UK.


Head Office:

Cambion Electronics Ltd., Mill Lane, Castleton, Hope Valley, Derbyshire. S33 8WR. United Kingdom

, Tel: 01433 621555, Registered in England and Wales, Company Registration Number: 00703283