Cambion Electronics Limited is a world class manufacturer of Electronic Components and working in partnership with many of the worlds leading and original equipment manufacturers.

Our success is based on quality, continuous improvement and customer service. As a result, we are often looking to expand our operations to meet increased demand from new projects within our Military and Aerospace Business Unit. For more information please see the "vacancies" link.




Competitive rate + shift allowance + Up to 10% annual performance bonus + 33 days annual leave + company transport available*

Permanent – Full time 

Castleton, Derbyshire

Working hours:Monday to Friday – Early finish on a Friday

The role:

An experienced Setter is required to join our talented team to set auto high-volume lathes. You will set and make minor repairs to equipment in order to maximise output, reduce down-time and satisfy company demands, quality and safety standards.

Key responsibilities include: 

  • To set up machinery to the required standards of company production and safety;
  • To carry out minor mechanical repairs to equipment as required;
  • To ensure quality of product by utilising first-off procedures;
  • To provide on-the-job training for operators as required by the Business Unit Co-ordinator and/or the Leading Hand in the function of the machines in order to meet company quality levels, performance and safety standards;
  • To liaise and co-ordinate machine setting with Engineering as required;
  • To constantly review and make recommendations for improving methods to the Leading Hand and the Business Unit Co-ordinator;
  • To undertake all aspects of production when necessary;
  • To ensure gauges and tooling are maintained in a good condition;
  • To ensure the department is kept in a clean, tidy and safe condition.
  • To provide flexibility of movement between departments as required.
  • To work to production targets.

The candidate:

  • with have previous experience as a Setter within a similar role
  • have an engineering background and be conversant with inspection equipment and drawing interpretation.
  • Single spindle/cam auto experience desirable although training can be provided

*Cambion currently operate staff transport to and from Chesterfield, Sheffield, Buxton and the High Peak each day which subject to availability, may be available to the right candidate.

Does this sound like you?

If so, please send your CV and current salary details for the attention of Hilary Scanlon - HR Officer, Cambion Electronics Ltd, Mill Lane, Castleton, S33 8WR  hilaryscanlon@cambion.co.uk  or call for more information on 01433 621555.




Work Experience Programme

Cambion Electronics Ltd is pleased to work in partnership with local Education Providers to offer work placements to those students interested in a future in the manufacturing and engineering environment. 

In recent years we have been working closely with Lady Manners school and others and are interested in hearing from any individual who would like to join our friendly team on a one-week placement in Summer. 

We would like this year’s candidate to be specifically looking at a future in Engineering/manufactruing.  All placements are tailor made to suit the individual students needs.

Education providers or individuals interested in a placement please contact HR for more information.

Apprenticeship Programme

We here at Cambion Electronics Ltd actively encourage new talent. As an Apprentice we offer comprehensive training and an opportunity to study at the same time as being paid. 

We have a number of opportunities available. 

If you are eager to learn
want a career with a leading, global organisation’
want the opportunity to gain engineering qualifications whilst earning’ 
have an interest in pursuing a career in engineering
want to pick up practical skills as well as enhance your interpersonal skills; 

our Apprentice Programme could be what you’re looking for.
Our 2018/19 apprentice recruitment programme is now open. please get in touch for details of our apprenticeship opportunities by contacting HR for more information.

Head Office:

Cambion Electronics Ltd., Mill Lane, Castleton, Hope Valley, Derbyshire. S33 8WR. United Kingdom

, Tel: 01433 621555, Registered in England and Wales, Company Registration Number: 00703283