Working with us

IDM Engineering is a company that applies skills to solve the problems found by engineers across a range of industrial sectors including rail, automotive, food, chemical, petrochemical and many more.

Metal fabrication and welding, precision machining with CNC equipment, CAD 3D design, prototype manufacturing, planned preventative maintenance and emergency site maintenance are all part of our remit.

Above all an open-mind is essential, we never know what the next job will be and that keeps a career at IDM Engineering interesting.

Current Openings

Job Title: CNC Turner – Programmer

District: Ellesmere Port

Salary: £14.50ph – £17.00ph based on experience

Hours: 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday between 8:00AM and 4:30PM & Overtime

Duration: Permanent


We are looking for a CNC Turner – Programmer to join our team – you will be producing small batches of precision metal and plastic components such as cylinder liners, fixtures & valves to fine tolerances with minimal supervision. ​

Your role will involve programming new design components from engineering drawings and editing existing programmes to produce finished parts. ​High levels of attention to detail are essential, as is the ability to read engineering drawings and use manual measuring equipment to check your own work.

You will need to have experience in a similar role and be able to work well as part of a team. ​Experience with Hurco Winmax Software or Conversational programming is essential.

Job Skills:

Must be competent in programming and running CNC machinery

Keen attention to detail

Problem solving skills Apt math skills

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Able to use precision measuring instruments

Knowledge of conversational programming

Good knowledge of G-code

Knowledge of Hurco

To apply: Send CV to IDM Engineering, Triton House, Indigo Business Park, Oil Sites Rd, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4AJ or by email to


Probationary period of 3 months apply

20 days holiday plus bank holidays for the first year increasing to 21 days holiday in the second year

Pension contributions 

Bonus scheme and overtime