Ogle Careers

CNC Operator


Ogle is a long-established, Industrial Modelmaking, Rapid Prototyping and Industrial 3D Printing Company. We support the design and development process for a wide range of industry sectors including Aerospace, Architectural, Automotive, Defence, Product Design, Medical and Renewable Energy. 

The role:

We have an exciting opportunity for a highly experienced CNC machinist to work on the manufacture of prototype models and small batch production parts within the aerospace, automotive, environmental, film, medical and product design industries. 


The CNC machinist has the following responsibilities and duties: 

  • Setting and operating multi-axis CNC milling machines. 
  • ‘Right first time’ component manufacturing. 
  • Designing bespoke work holding systems. 
  • Maintaining and checking machinery to guarantee functionality. 
  • Translating engineering drawings and CAD data for production. 
  • Assisting with project estimating. 


The CNC machinist should have the following skills, education, and experience: 

  • Skill in operating CNC machinery and tooling as well as precision measurement tools. 
  • Experience with a wide variety of materials, including metals, performance plastics and model board. 
  • A keen eye for detail and a results-driven approach. 
  • Skilled at offline CAM programming using Hypermill and ZW3D or similar software (training will be given if required). 
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings, schematics and manuals. 
  • Ability to work multiple machines and controllers (Heidenhain, Hurco MAX5 and Fanuc). 

At Ogle, we value the following skills and behaviours:

  • You will be a team player, but be confident in working independently. 
  • You will be keen to learn and want to increase your knowledge base.
  • You will seek to learn the different aspects of the business and how it operates. 
  • You will be proactive with the ability to work under pressure to meet challenging deliveries. 


  • Private health care package after a year’s employment. 
  • Profit-related bonus after a year’s employment. 
  • Pension scheme.
  • Birthday given as an extra day’s holiday.  
  • Employee assistance programme.
  • Loyalty scheme after five years employment.
  • Annual Christmas shutdown period.
  • Paid overtime when required


Please email us [email protected] with CV and photographs/portfolio of work.

Ogle endorses and practices the principles of equal opportunity employment.

Working for Ogle

As well as receiving a competitive salary, company pension, bonus scheme and life insurance – as if that wasn’t enough – you’ll also work with some of the most innovative and skilled modelmakers in the prototyping industry.

How to apply

If you think you have what it takes and can excel your career with the Ogle Factor, please send your CV and covering letter to [email protected].

Your skills, knowledge and experience

Firstly, we focus on employing the greatest talent available and we’re not solely focused on any aspect of your previous career or education. If you’ve got the right attitude, aptitude and passion, we will provide the training you need.