Rovic are a leading provider of local engineering services in the south.

CNC Turner

18 February 2015

Rovic Engineering is a small engineering company providing sub-contract engineering services to companies generally within the Poole area. The company has traded since 1973 when it was first established by the initial partners and is ISO9001 accredited. The company has eight direct staff on the shop floor and three admin staff in the office.

Rovic has a combination of manual and CNC lathes and mills. All of the CNC machines are XYZ machines with ProtoTRAK controls. We also have horizontal and vertical boring and a slotting capability. We are seeking to purchase two more CNC machines at this time.

Working Time:
Our standard hours are 39 per week from 0800 to 1700 with a short Friday. Overtime is usually available and normal hours are 0730 to 1730 plus weekends if appropriate.

Role – CNC Turner:

  • Should have served a recognised apprenticeship in an engineering company
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years experience in the setting and operation of lathes
  • It is strongly preferred that the candidate will have at least three years recent experience on XYZ ProtoTRAK controls
  • Experience with other CNC programs is useful but not essential
  • Must be capable of programming from engineering drawings
  • Must be capable of working to fine limits and familiar with geometric tolerancing
  • Will work with a variety of materials including stainless steel and exotic alloys
  • Should present evidence of continuous employment within companies of similar pedigree and quality within the sub-contract environment
  • A general understanding of an ISO9001 working environment is preferred

Role – General qualities:

  • Should operate well within a team environment but also be confident in working alone
  • Good interpersonal and organisation skills are required
  • A positive attitude to work and a keenness to contribute to the process are expected
  • A willingness to learn new things and to try different methods
  • Open and accurate communication on work related issues is essential
  • A flexible approach to work is encouraged and expected

Phone and speak to Tim or Derek for further information


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