Senior Setter (Practical trainer)

Mifa is part of the publicly listed company Aalberts N.V. Mifa is a specialist in aluminium extrusion profiles. We produce completely finished precision products with tolerances from ± 0.02 mm. This accuracy offers unprecedented possibilities. Precision extrusion gives designers enormous freedom of shape. In addition to the production of aluminium and magnesium profiles, Mifa is also specialised in CNC machining and high-quality finishing and surface treatment techniques. Mifa has a strong international orientation and exports approx. 85% of its turnover.

Are you looking for a responsible job as a Senior Setter in machining?
Do you have at least 10 years' experience of complex machining processes and challenging dimensional tolerances?
Do you get energy from supervising and developing your colleagues in the workplace?

Then this is the job for you!

Senior Setter (Pratical trainer)

Are you ready for a new challenge?

We are looking for an enthusiastic, committed Senior Setter to strengthen our team.

The work consists of making complex products ready for production on CNC controlled machine tools and optimal support and transfer to colleagues. A good cooperation with our Quality Department and Work Preparation Department is of crucial importance.
You communicate your findings back to the Work Preparation department with regard to optimising the production process. The aim is to continuously improve the quality and lead time. Quality assurance is an absolute requirement. We work with the latest version of TopSolid.

In addition, we attach great importance to the personal and professional development of our employees; as a practical trainer, you will play a central role in this.

The Senior Setter is responsible for the following tasks:

  • The start-up and transfer from project to production.
  • Deployment of high-tech tooling and moulds.
  • Setting up the most complex products with challenging size tolerances.
  • Supervising, developing and training fellow operators/setters.
  • If necessary, you are flexibly deployable at the CNC machine.

The right candidate

  • Is quality-conscious, communicative and flexible.
  • Has a hands-on mentality and strong problem-solving skills.
  • Is a strong team player and gets energy from supervising and developing colleagues.
  • Is able to solve problems with CNC programmes and machine settings independently.
  • Operates at MBO 4 level.
  • Has experience with TopSolid or a comparable programme.

Mifa offers:

  • A pleasant working atmosphere in an open and informal company culture.
  • A varied, responsible job with growth opportunities.
  • An attractive salary in line with the market and excellent fringe benefits such as a good pension scheme and 27 days of holiday.

The core values of Aalberts and therefore also of Mifa are:

  • Be an entrepreneur
  • Take ownership
  • Go for excellence
  • Share and learn
  • Act with integrity


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"I find the applications of the products I work with very interesting."

Peter Hendriks
CNC Operator

“At Mifa you really have to be a team player, being flexible is certainly also important."

Rick Gellen
Area Sales Manager Benelux

“It feels like a second home for me here."

Zuhal Koca
Product Inspector

‘’Mijn familie was niet verrast, aangezien ik al sinds 2012 Mifa-minded was.’’

Erno Schouren
R&D Engineer