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CNC Machine Operator

Job Description

Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements.

Measure, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points on material or work piece as guides for subsequent machine.

Selects, aligns, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines such as mills, lathes, grinders, NC's and tool room.

Calculates and sets controls to regulate machine factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, depth and angle of cut, or enters commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media.

Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-toleraance machine, and adjusts machine controls or control media as required.

Job Requirements

High School diploma or GED certificate
Minimum of 3 -5 years experience in Machine Shop or Fabrication.
Strong Machine Shop experience

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Manufacturing, Engineering
Education High School
Experience 3 to greater than 15 years
Manages Others No
Industry Manufacturing
Required Travel None
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CNC Machine Operator

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