CNC Machine Operator (manufacturing)

JCO Workforce Solutions
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Education Req
  • High School
Min Salary
Max Salary
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As a CNC Machine Operator, you will be responsible for utilizing shop paper procedures including updates, signatures and stamps, counting quantities, labeling, and non-conformance-related activities. Read blueprints, tooling instructions, and standard charts for specifications.



  • Set up, up, and run all facets of work assigned.
  • Provide technical assistance, guidance, and instruction to operators and lower-level machinists as required.
  • Ensure an accurate router accompanies all work orders.
  • Responsible for DNC communications upload and download tool programs.
  • Inspect and measure parts to maintain statistical process control charts.
  • Assist Lead person as needed.
  • Start and observe machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, and adjust machine controls as needed.
  • Alert Lead or Supervisor to any issue(s) on job or machine. Able to recognize machine deviation versus cutter or work holding problems and alert lead or supervisor.
  • Meet job standard times consistently and communicated to lead or supervisor when not.
  • Monitor and replace cutting tools as needed in machines and equipment.
  • Test operation of tool to ensure proper function and performance.
  • Ensure company procedures and “best machine practices” are being followed and are in place at all times.
  • Perform additional related duties as assigned.


  • Minimum three to five years of work experience.
  • Enrolled in vocational education or four years formal apprenticeship preferred.
  • Practical knowledge of theoretical and practical aspects of blueprint reading, GD&T.
  • Extensive knowledge of accepted inspection practices.
  • Knowledge of CNC programming and G & M code
  • Basic to intermediate tool probe and or tool pre-setter knowledge.
  • Basis troubleshooting skills.
  • Demonstrated ability at operating computer numerical control machines.
  • Ability to read blueprints to ensure accuracy in the part making.
  • Ability to speak basic English language.
  • Knowledge of Shop safety practices and use of PPE.

Physical Demands:

  • Visual acuity: near acuity and accommodation are required for reading machine dial gauges, blueprints, and precision measuring instruments used in the inspection of parts.
  • Hearing ability: the ability to monitor machine sounds to identify and diagnose changes in order to take appropriate action.
  • Frequently required to stand, walk, push, reach overhead, and bend to the floor.
  • Frequently required to sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls.
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.


Benefits after 30days.

Work Hours

Mon. - Fri.

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