EDM Programmer/Operator

EDM Programmer/Operator
£30k – £40kpa

Infinity Staffing Group are excited to be recruiting for an experienced EDM Programmer/Operator to Produce precision tooling and components using sinker and wire EDM machines you will also be required Set and operate 3 axis CNC machining centre to manufacture electrodes

The Role:

  • Produce accurate, high quality tooling and components with maximum efficiency
  • Program sinker and wire EDM machines
  • Competently set and operate sinker and wire EDM machines
  • Competently set and operate 3 axis CNC machining centre
  • Inspection of tooling using CMM machine
  • Work to tight tolerances and check your own work meets the required standard
  • To work on your own initiative and understand all aspects of the manufacturing process
  • Work with managers to implement the companies policies and business objectives
  • Keep a clean and manageable working area
  • Take a responsible approach to health, safety and environmental risks and report them as appropriate
  • Carry out any other duties reasonable within capability as required


  • Fully skilled time served engineer/toolmaker with sinker and wire EDM experience
  • Some experience of operating CNC machining centres
  • Some experience of CMM machines. This is not vital as training will be provided
  • Used to working to tight tolerances with all materials
  • Able to interpret engineering drawings
  • Able to use a wide variety of measuring equipment
  • Sodick machine experience desirable
  • Able to work under own initiative
  • Flexible, positive and courteous approach
  • Discretion, confidentiality and professionalism at all times
  • Eligible to work in the UK

To be successful in this role you will have proven EDM Programmer/Operator experience from a manufacturing environment with a hands-on approach.

Previous experience within the Automotive industry would be advantageous.