CNC Operators Level I, II & III


CNC Operators Level I, II and III

Variety of shifts

Pay starting at $25/hr. Depends on experience.


Position Summary:

We are looking for CNC Machine Operators to run a variety of CNC equipment in our production shop. Demonstrated experience with 2 or 3 or 4-axis machines is required.


Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Regular on-site attendance/punctuality is a necessary function of this position.
  • May be required to work in other functional areas and/or facilities depending on business needs.
  • Make mechanical and/or program adjustments to ensure parts are meeting quality requirements.
  • Communicate recommendations to modify processes to improve productivity and quality.
  • Able to demonstrate good manufacturing practices.
  • Machine parts by utilizing CNC machines to perform various machine functions, such as cutting, drilling, milling, reaming, boring, and broaching of metallic and nonmetallic workpieces.
  • Maintain a safe, healthy work environment by complying with organization standards and legal regulations.
  • Must be able to respond professionally to process improvements.
  • Starts and observes machine operations to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjusts machine controls or control media as required.
  • Working knowledge of blueprints, sketches, drawings, specifications, or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of the finished workpiece.
  • Grind, file, or sand surfaces of metal items, utilizing a variety of hand/power tools, and machines.
  • Move materials and maintain work area.
  • Responsible for visual and physical quality of the parts being loaded and unloaded.
  • Have the ability to identify and replace any broken or worn tools and make tool offsets.
  • Examination of surfaces in order to find defects.
  • Removal of defects and smoothing of uneven surfaces.
  • Ensures 100% on-time delivery by meeting established process, quality, and production standards.


Education and/or Experience:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent.
  • Experience and ability with measuring tools, calipers, and micrometers.
  • Basic computer and math skills required.
  • Some experience in reading drawings is helpful.
  • Knowledge of machine shop equipment and practice, specifically those involving metal cutting.
  • Ability to work in a team environment, share information, respect and assist other team members.


Working Conditions:

  • Work is primarily standing (90 + % of the shift) with the exception of lunch and break periods.
  • Shifts are 8 hours, 10 hours, and 12 hours.
  • The duties of this job normally require exposure to a typical manufacturing area where frequent standing, sitting, stooping/squatting, walking, and stair climbing can be expected along with frequent lifting and/or moving of tooling, parts, containers, and materials up to 40 pounds.
  • Must be able to reach with hands and arms, bend and kneel frequently at a minimum of 50% of the shift, as well as undergo repetitive wrist, hand, elbow, shoulder, and ankle motions.
  • Must demonstrate proficient fine motor skills, and be able to grip, reach, pull, turn, and use tools to torque fixtures in various machinery.
  • Specific vision abilities required may include close vision, distance vision, peripheral and depth perception, and the ability to focus on the fine print.
  • Must wear required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in designated areas.