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CNC II Setup/Operator

Posted: 03/21/2024

CNC II Setup/Operator
Job Title: CNC II Setup/Operator                                      FLSA Status: Hourly/Non-Exempt
Department: Manufacturing                                              Reports To: Manufacturing/Eng Mgr.

Salary Range: $26.00-$28.00                                           Last Review Date: March 21, 2024
American International Tooling is actively hiring for a CNC II Setup/Operator. We have experienced unprecedented growth and require qualified applicants. We are located in Minden, NV. We Offer competitive pay and benefits such as company paid employee health, dental, and vision insurance, 10 paid holidays per year, vacation and sick leave, up to 5% 401K matching. This is a full-time, day-shift position generally working Monday-Friday from 6:00 am – 2:30 pm.
General Summary
Under limited supervision, performs complex machining operations and setups in support of production operations. Operates various types of machine tools and performs progressive machining operation for metal parts, tools and machines with close tolerances or high finish requirements. Fits and assembles where necessary, using machinists’ hand tools and measuring instruments. Has familiarity with working properties of various materials. May program CNC machines in the course of making parts.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Read and interpret blueprints and related technical data.
  • Understand the relationships between dimensions and how tolerances impact finished dimensions.
  • Edit/offset, modify machine controls.
  • Measure part dimensions, perform machine offsets.
  • Change inserts and tool touch-off.
  • Load, unload, and inspect production parts.
  • Performs typical machine ship support to the manufacturing/assembly floor.
  • Detects and reports defective materials or questionable conditions to the leads/management.
  • Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follows prescribed safety regulations.
  • Be proficient in setup and operations with all turning centers, lathes, mills, and miscellaneous equipment.
  • Set-up and tear-down in a timely manner to meet manufacturing needs.
  • Experienced in machining and understanding the physical characteristics of different material.
Additional Duties and Responsibilities
This job description in no way implies that the duties listed here are the only ones the employee can be required to perform. Employees are expected to perform other tasks and duties directly and/or indirectly related to the assigned job given by the manager.
Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities Required: To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
  • Maintain quality of manufactured parts.
  • Manage tool usage.
  • Strong leadership skills and teamwork mentality.
  • Time management.
  • Results driven.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Technical skills and ability to understand blueprints, documents, and manuals.
  • Proven experience as a CNC setup/operator.
  • Thorough knowledge of CNC machining.
  • Knowledge of basic math and computer skills.
  • Verbal and written communication skills.
  • Regularly required to use hands and fingers, to handle or feel product for burrs or surface finish.
  • Frequently required to walk and stand; reach with hands and arms.
  • Occasionally required to sit and stoop, bend, kneel, or crouch.
  • Frequently lift and or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds.
Education and Experience
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of machine-related experience with lates.
  • Training in general industry safety.
*Job offers are contingent upon the completion and acceptable results of a background check, and successful drug screening. *