Hercus Pty Ltd is currently seeking a CNC Lathe Operator to program and operate our CNC Lathe section.

Our CNC Lathes range from Barfed Production CNC lathes to our large 2 metre swing x 4 metres between centres CNC Lathe.

Both Fanuc and Mazak controllers are used, in conjunction with Solid Works & Hypermill software packages. Hercus offers the complete system.

Hercus Pty Ltd is heavily involved in providing products to the mining, manufacturing, agriculture, food production, aquaculture and power generation sectors; which in turns provides a variety of different machining opportunities from week to week.

Permanent position will become available after an agreed trial period.


Who You are

  • Will need a trade qualification in "Certification III in Engineering" or show relevant experience Programming & Operating on either a CNC Lathe or Mill

  • Be fully conversant in Fanuc & Mazatrol control languages with experience in shop-floor programming in a medium or large capacity jobbing environment.

  • Able to comprehensively read and understand engineering drawings.

  • Able to use measuring instruments (working with metric and imperial measurements)

  • Be prompt, reliable, efficient & ability to effectively work unsupervised.

  • Have a professional attitude and a sound work ethic.

  • Candidates with experience in horizontal boring / machining will be preferred

  • Comply with our OHS standards