CNC Operator - 3rd Shift
Strong Growing Compnay
New Berlin, WI 
Posted 4 days ago
Job Description
 Core Competency Requirements
  • Set up and operate any and all CNC lathes in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Issue programs to CNC lathes for specific parts.
  • Set up cutting tools by measuring tool off sets.
  • Edit CNC lathe programs as necessary.
  • Perform inspections of parts using precision measuring instruments.
  • Perform daily upkeep and routine maintenance, keeping equipment and production area in good working order.
  • Ensure that correct cutting insert is used for type of material
  • Follow instructions; written and/or verbal; from the production supervisors.
  • Produce 100% high quality, high volume parts, with emphasis on reducing cycle time.
  • Insure that all parts are cleaned, counted, de-burred and handled properly.
  • Comply with and support all aspects of the company’s quality management program.
  • Must wear all PPE required for the specific work area
  • Operate fork truck as needed.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area.
Job Summary:
Responsible for the accurate set up and function of all CNC lathes to ensure quality parts are provided to the customer. 
Reasoning Ability and Other Skills:
  • General understanding of basic machine operation and tool grinding.
  •  Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Knowledge of proper use of safety equipment; i.e. safety glasses, ear plugs, and work boots where necessary.
  • Ability to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
  • Is consistently at work and on time; Ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent; Arrives at meetings and appointments on times.
  • Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions; Keeps commitments.
  • Asks for and offers help when needed.
  • Displays original thinking and creativity; Meets challenges with resourcefulness; Generates suggestions for improving work; Develops innovative approaches and ideas.
  • Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; Plans for additional resources; Develops realistic action plans.
Required Qualifications:
  • Basic reading, writing, and arithmetic skills normally acquired through a high school diploma or GED.
  • Basic reading, writing, and arithmetic skills normally acquired through a high school diploma or GED.
  • At least three (3) years experience operating a CNC lathe.
  • Must have knowledge of set up and operation of all CNC lathes in area.
  • Must have all tools necessary to operate and set-up CNC lathes.
  • Must be able to use precision measuring instruments.
  • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints and drawings
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
  • Lifting up to 30 pounds
  • Occasionally stoop, kneel, crouch, or bend.
  • Lifting and loading up to 40 pounds
  • Occasionally stoop, kneel, or crouch.
  • Bend over approximately 20% of the time.
  • Use of hands and arms to reach for, grasp and manipulate objects.
  • Work with and handle parts in cutting oil and kerosene.
  • Work usually takes place in a manufacturing environment where conditions can be reflective of the outside elements.


Special Notes/Instructions
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Job Summary
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
10pm -6:30am
Salary and Benefits
Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Vacation, Holidays, STD, LTD, Legal, Pet Insurance...too many to mention.
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
2+ years
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