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milling machine operator

Description

Code

7223.4.6

Description

Milling machine operators set up, program and control milling machines, designed to cut excess material from metal workpieces using a computer-controlled rotary-cutting, milling cutter. They read milling machine blueprints and tooling instructions, perform regular machine maintenance, and make adjustments to the milling controls, such as the depth of cuts or the rotation speed.

Alternative Labels

cnc programmer/operator

numerical controlled milling operator

numerical controlled milling machine technician

CNC milling machine operator

computer numerical controlled milling machine operative

horizontal machining centre operator

vertical machining centre operator

cnc turner/setter

milling machine set-up operator

numerical control milling operator

numerical controlled milling machine operator

computer numerical controlled milling machine operator

horizontal machining operator

numerical controlled lathe operator

CNC milling operative

numerical control milling operative

CNC milling machine operative

numerical controlled lathe technician

milling machine tender

numerical controlled milling machine inspector

CNC miller

cnc setter/operator

cnc miller

horizontal machining operative

milling machine operator

Regulatory Aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database:

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