Set up and operate a variety of CNC Horizontal milling machine tools to produce precision parts by applying knowledge of mechanics, mathematics, plastic and metal properties, and machining procedures. Verify product by inspection of precision parts to meet defined print specifications. Expected to be able to keep multiple machines running simultaneously. Prefer someone who is willing to work 2nd or 3rd shift. Candidate will have opportunity to become 2nd or 3rd shift Supervisor.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Must be able to independently setup and operate horizontal milling machines.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, program readouts, and technical directives to determine and obtain materials and cutting tools for the job.
  • Follow detailed instructions concerning the location of necessary dimensions on blueprints, sequence of machine operations, machine feeds and speeds, tools to be used, alignment processes, and predetermined machined dimensions.
  • Prefer someone who has experience in machining both metal & plastic parts.
  • Prefer someone who is willing to work B shift as needed.
  • Use knowledge of machine operations to recognize defective tooling, improper coolant flow, the need for changing speeds or feeds, machine malfunctions, or obvious dimensional deviations.
  • Correct the problem by adjusting the machine, cutting tool, or fixture.
  • Use measuring instruments such as internal and external micrometers, vernier height and depth gages, indicators, scales, and various standard or preset snap, plug, bore, or ring gages to achieve and maintain critical dimensions and tolerances during the machining process.
  • Use measuring instruments to check the accuracy of dimensions and maintain dimensions through the use of fixtures or preset machine stops, depending upon the dimensional tolerances allowed.
  • Basic knowledge of relevant mathematics including plane geometry and the use of trigonometric functions and machinist handbook formulas.
  • Must be able to work well in a fast paced environment with good interpersonal skills.
  • Preferred Experience:

  • 5 years (min) experience setting up HMC's
  • Mastercam experience
  • Knowledge of Fanuc, Haas controls
  • Benefits:

  • Starting Pay Range: $20 - 28 / hr
  • Medical Coverage (Company covers 70% of employee premiums)
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401K
  • HSA (Health Savings Account)
  • Corporate Profit Sharing Program
  • Job Type: Full-time

    Shift Hours:

    1st Shift: 7:30am 4pm

    2nd Shift 1pm 12am

    3rd Shift 9pm 8am



    Associated topics: automatic, cnc machining, composite laminator, computer aided design, computer aided manufacturing, computer numeric control, computer aided manufacturing, fabrication, precision machining, smt machine

    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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