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CNC Machinist

JOB SUMMARY 
The CNC Machine Operator follows/study blue prints in order to determine dimensions of 
finished products. This Operator will analyze and measure all controls for machine factors such 
as speed and coolant flow and identify all malfunctions in machines and ensure all timely repair 
of the same. This Operator will also follow all control instructions on the machine in order to 
start operations and operate all measuring tools and equipment with help of veneers and 
gauges. 
 
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS 

  • Studying blueprints, sketches, drawings, specifications, and sample parts to determine 

  • dimensions and tolerances of finished products 

  • Determining the sequence of machining operations, and setup requirements of a job 

  • Calculating, measuring, and marking the dimensions and reference points on material as 

  • guides for the machining 

  • Setting the controls and programs to regulate CNC machines 

  • Use the machines to create a finished piece, while monitoring it for malfunctions and 

  • out-of-tolerance machining and then adjusting the program as required. 

  • Perform routine maintenance on the machines under their control 

  • And confer with engineers, programmers, and supervisors to maintain the assembly and 

  • production of the finished items 

 
REQUIRED SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE 

  • Developed verbal communication skills 

  • Excellent judgment and attention to detail 

  • Good hand-eye coordination 

  • Familiarity with standard industry programming technology 

  • Must be skilled with precision equipment  

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE 

  • 3+ years experience in the field   

  • Experience with problem solving and identifying when and why a machine is not at a 

  • peak performance  

  • Must encompass a keen attention to detail  

  • Previous supply management experience 

 
PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS 
The environmental factors and/or physical requirements of this position include the following: 
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to have ordinary ambulatory 
skills sufficient to visit other locations; and the ability to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, and 
ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Requires good hand-eye coordination, arm, hand and finger dexterity, 
including ability to grasp, and visual acuity to use a keyboard. The employee frequently is required 
to sit, reach with hands and arms. 
 
WORK ENVIROMENT
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee 
encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations 
may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Please 
note that the job functions are not limited to those mentioned on this description. Cross-training
may be implemented at times in order to broaden the knowledge and development of 
the work group.   

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