CNC Program, Setup and Operate – 3rd Shift


CNC Program, Setup and Operate

3rd Shift


Setup and Operate various types of computer numerically controlled machines, and other assorted secondary operation machines to produce product in accordance with production needs and standard operating procedure. May operate with various types of controllers. Other duties as assigned. Routine housekeeping and 6-S activities. Will also perform department 77 CNC training activities on 3rd shift.


Setup and Operate in accordance with printed setup sheets and by generally accepted machining principles, in order to maximize efficiency of job, and to insure proper machining of parts.

Must complete in-process inspection on components being produced, along with necessary SPC charting to document continuous process control.

Completion of production records such as recap cards and pan tickets. This includes use of gages and precision measuring equipment.

Obtain and load proper bar stock to machines.

Make minor and/or major adjustments to machinery to insure that production stays within established quality parameters.

Perform resets which involve tool changes, re-sharpening, etc.

Completion of production records such as recap cards and pan tickets.

Assist in securing proper paperwork for operators within your compliment of machines.

High School Diploma or GED


Excellent math skills

Ability to use gages and precision measuring equipment and read and interpret blueprints.

Prior experience setting up various CNC machines is necessary.

Knowledge of setting up and operating CNC Lathes and HMC’s are a must.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk, talk, hear, stand and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 35 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include: close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.