CNC Machine Operators & Machinists

Job Title

CNC Machine Operators & Machinists

Job Description

This position is responsible for the programming set up and operation of machining centers production, prototype and fixtures. You will demonstrate strong team working skills as you assist Machine Operators and work with team members from other work cells to meet production demands. Considerable knowledge with working with extruded aluminum will contribute to your success as you strive to maintain tolerances and quality workmanship.


Machine precision parts for production and R&D, utilizing a variety of machine tools.
Inspect your own work and work of others using precision tools and various inspection methods.
Program parts using conversational machining methods as well as editing G & M code.
Perform set up of machines and operate CNC machining & cutting equipment.
Assist in the design of tooling and fixtures.
Maintains equipment.
Adhere to Company Safety and 5S Policies.
Perform work in accordance with Quality Assurance policies.
Have a working knowledge of safety programs including LOTO, Confined Space and PPE.
Develop operations and training instruction matrix for CNC machining and cutting equipment.
Assist Machine Operators with production runs.
Other duties as assigned.

Associates Degree in Machine Tool Technology, 2-year degree in Machine Technology with 4 years machining experience or eight years’ experience as a CNC Machinist.
Experience running 4 & 5 axis machining centers (FOM a plus)
Experience developing tools and fixtures
Experience with FOM Software or CAD software is a plus.
Experience manufacturing to ISO 9000 standards preferred.
Ability to work unsupervised.
Ability to program, setup and operate machine tools; CNC milling machine, CNC cutting, as well as conventional machines.
Ability to develop tools and fixtures.
Knowledge of machining tight tolerance parts.
Ability to read and interpret drawings.
Effective written and verbal communication skills.
Proficiency in the use of SolidWorks preferred.
Strong math skills.
Strong customer service skills.
Strong analytical skills.
Must have strong knowledge of the following:                                                                                                                                                             Surface Feet calculation
Tooling application
Experience with machine speeds/feeds/cutting tools/coolants, etc.
Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerance drawing standards
G&M code

Contact Name

Emily Betz

Contact Phone

(425) 396-8360

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