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CNC Vertical Mill Machinist PM in Visalia, CA at PrideStaff

Date Posted: 10/5/2018

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Job Description

Client in Visalia area seeking a swing CNC Operator/Machinist for fabricating quality parts on a CNC vertical mill machine. The CNC Operator/Machinist loads parts in the machine, cycles the machine, detects malfunctions in machine operations, conducts parts setups, communicates with co-workers regarding productions runs, and will help maintain a safe, organized and clean work environment. The ideal candidate will have previous experience operating a CNC, have solid ability to read blueprints, and be attentive to fabricate parts accurately timely within production schedule.


    Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

    • Set up and operate CNC machinery properly and efficiently.
    • Load parts, proving tapes, cycle machines, operating controls, setting offsets, simple edits, and inspection of quality parts for conformance to production requirements.
    • Studies and interprets drawings, manuals, specifications or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work pieces, sequence of operations and setup requirements.
    • Measures and marks dimensions and reference points on material or work pieces as a guide for subsequent machining.
    • Selects proper tools and ensures efficient machining production.
    • Collaborate and receive instruction from CNC Programmer(s), experienced machine operators, and supervisors.
    • Monitor output and proper operation of mechanical equipment.
    • Recommend and/or make mechanical adjustments to ensure parts are meeting quantity and quality requirements.
    • Use precision measuring instruments including micrometers and calipers, and fixtures and gauges to check work.
    • Communicate recommendations to modify processes to improve productivity and quality.
    • Associate’s Degree/Certification in related field desired, but not required.
    • A minimum of 2 years of experience in CNC Machining.
    • Able to select proper tooling and machining resources for accurate manufacturing of parts.
    • Able to read instrumentation and gauges for measurement purposes.
    • Blueprint parts reading capabilities.
    • Basic mathematical skills.
    • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions.
    • Able to work well under own initiative and in a team environment.
    • Able to follow workplace protocol to ensure a healthy, safe, and organized environment.

    Physical Demands

    • Ability to perform job duties that require standing, kneeling, crouching, twisting upper body, working in cramped spaces.
    • Physical effort that may include the lifting of supplies and materials that weigh up to 40 pounds.