CNC Mill Operator & Programmer /

Second Shift

If you are interested in this positon, please submit your resume to Human Resources Manager via one of the following methods:

Mail to: 1439 Interstate Drive

Cookeville TN 38501, United States

Fax to: +1 931.528.5435

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Job Description

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CNC Machinist with setup, programming and operation experience on CNC mills. The general job responsibilities and expectations are:

  • Plans machining by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, orthographic drawings, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and machining parameters; interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T).
  • Read and interpret blueprints to comprehend work orders.
  • Refer to specifications, orthographic drawings and reference planes to understand the project effectively.
  • Work with geometric dimensions and tolerances to plan machining activities.
  • Check stocks inventory to ensure appropriate stock is available to start a machining project.
  • Program and set up jobs using CAM/CAD software.
  • Meet tolerance environments of the machine by setting gauges and measuring instruments appropriately.
  • Perform preventative and regular maintenance on machines, equipment and tools used in all processes.
  • Follow the machining process from the very beginning to the end to ensure quality of parts.
  • Troubleshoot machining problems during processes to ensure efficacy of procedure.
  • Ensure that all CNC machines are lubricated properly before each processes initiation.
  • Create appropriate labor and time reports by following instructions provided by superiors.
  • Shape, sharpen and adjust machining tools so that required print tolerance can be achieved
  • Provide tooling and fixturing improvement solutions as needed during each machining procedure
  • Complete all reports and other paperwork associated with machining projects in process
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 5 years CNC machining experience. (Mainly in job shop settings)
  • Good communication skills.
  • Experienced with CAM/CAD software and programming. (GibbsCam and EZCam a plus)
  • Knowledge and experience with basic inspection tools.
  • Basic skills in Word and Excel.
  • Proven troubleshooting skills.

Benefits & Compensation

We offer a generous performance based bonus structure for our employees. We want all our employees to be rewarded for their hard work and dedication to our company, so we want to reward those whose performance warrants it. We also offer a Christmas bonus, up to two weeks of vacation time, 7-1/2 paid holidays, and other benefits for all of our full-time employees.

Compensation for this position will be based on experience.