All-round Turning Machine Operator (CNC-Turning Machinist)

All-round Turning Machine Operator (CNC-Turning Machinist)


At KMWE Precision in Eindhoven, we are searching for technical specialists looking for a challenge in which they will be machining high-quality products at Champions League level. 


Job description

As a Setup/Operator CNC turning machinist, you will be responsible for independently setting up and operating the most advanced machines. You will use CNC turning machines to produce and deliver complex products within the High Tech industry with the highest degree of accuracy possible. You will also contribute to discussions about the machining strategy, the tool choice, the clamping method and the quality assessment. KMWE has CNC turning machines by Okuma Multus, Mori Seiki and DMG, among others. Some are equipped with driven tools and/or a robot for loading and unloading material and tools. 


Duties and responsibilities

  • Based on drawings, work orders and specifications you will independently operate the CNC machining centres;
  • You will be responsible for setting up the machine in such a way that the machining process runs optimally and in accordance with the relevant procedures/programs;
  • You will be responsible for the quality of the product and the production process, and you will also carry out the prescribed quality/control procedures;
  • Based on your insight and experience you will independently determine the work sequence;
  • You will carry out (preventive) maintenance work on machines/tools and clamping equipment;
  • You will participate in discussions and actively contribute to the future of the department.


Job requirements

  • You work and think at MBO level, specifically in the field of mechanical engineering or fine mechanics;
  • You have extensive machining experience, including at least 4 years of CNC turning;
  • You have a broad machine control knowledge, a broad spatial insight and knowledge of and experience with materials;
  • You have good communication skills;
  • You have a high degree of independence, understanding, accuracy and team spirit;
  • You have knowledge and skills with regard to shape and position tolerances and the common measuring instruments/quality systems;
  • You will work the day shift or within the shifted working hours system called VWS (Verschoven Werktijden Systeem). The machine groups at KMWE run 6 days a week (Monday to Saturday) and you will run a full working week in 3 days. Together with your colleagues, you will be responsible for optimal machine staffing and the organisation of your working days.


What we offer

  • A warm welcome from 400+ coworkers.
  • An informal work environment.
  • 25 vacation days + 13 ADV days.
  • A bonus arrangement.
  • Travel reimbursement and/or biking reimbursement.
  • The possibility to join our collective health insurance.
  • Drinks, barbecues, active (family)days, pub quizzes and many more festive activities.
  • Plenty of opportunities regarding personal and professional development.
  • A High Tech environment.
  • And never a dull day anymore!


About KMWE Precision

KMWE Precision designs, builds and continuously improves high-tech components, modules and systems based on precision engineering and machining. We take pride in what we develop and in what we do, and we build close partnerships and relationships with our customers. You will be working at our facility on the BIC1 in Eindhoven. This new and innovative facility gives space to our goals and ambitions.


Join us!

Are you looking for a challenging position in which you have plenty of freedom, responsibility and ownership? Do you want the space to grow within your position and develop yourself further? Apply to the vacancy and we look forward to getting in touch with you!




Eindhoven, Nederland





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KMWE Precision B.V.