CNC Operator

Job Title CNC Operator
Location Lenoir
Job Type Temp to Hire
Hours 1st shift
Rate of Pay DOE
Drug Test Req'd Yes
Background Check Req'd Yes
Resume Req'd No

Special Requirements or Certifications

Job brief
We are looking for a competent CNC Operator to use computer numerically controlled (CNC) machinery safely and accurately to perform a variety of functions. This job is most important because not all materials will be easy to shape or handle. A keen eye for detail and great mechanical aptitude are essential for this position.

Responsibilities include
• Preparing, setting up, and operating CNC machines to perform tasks such as drilling, grinding, milling, etc.
• Understanding specifications of the task at hand and the desired result by reading blueprints, mechanical drawings, etc.
• Translating instructions into computer commands so the machines can perform the correct function
• Prepare and load raw material into the machine
• Prepare a test run to make sure the machine is producing properly
• Set machines to complete full cycles to fabricate large numbers of product
• Supervise the machines during production
• Inspect final product to make sure they comply with requirements
• Check and maintain machine daily to ensure functionality

Requirements include
• One year proven experience as CNC Operator
• Skill in operating CNC machinery and tooling as well as precision measurement tools
• Ability to read and interpret mechanical documents and drawings
• Computer savvy with basic understanding of computer programming and CAD/CAM
• Mechanical aptitude and good math skills
• A keen eye for detail and a results-driven approach
• Good communication abilities

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Foothills Temporary Employment, Inc.

Hudson Office
125 Main Street
PO Box 601
Hudson, NC 28638
828-728-0040
800-316-7866
828-728-2333 (fax)

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146 Main Street W
Valdese, NC 28690
828-522-1123
828-522-1126 (fax)

Hours of Operation
Monday thru Friday
8am to 5pm
Closed weekends and major holidays