We are currently recruiting for a CNC Machine Operator to join our team.
In this position, the CNC Machine Operator is responsible for the machining of stainless steel forgings, bar stock, plate etc. into company products, utilizing a variety of machine tools and machining drawings. This person is required to maintain close and exact tolerances to produce quality parts to specifications. This includes hole drilling, layout procedures, and some indexing work.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
✓ Efficiently operate various CNC machines i.e. lathes, mills and grinders.
✓ Cutting metal to conform to the machining drawing provided, utilizing various machine tools
✓ Perform ‘first’ inspection and ensure all parts meet the drawing specifications
✓ Set up, run and testing of programs on machine
✓ Program CNC lathes and vertical machining centres in 2D and 3D
✓ Review existing programs i.e. feed, speeds, set-ups, etc. in an effort to reduce costs
✓ Familiar with Fanuc controls
✓ Standard maintenance of allocated machine
✓ Cleanliness of machine and immediate vicinity
✓ Operate overhead cranes (licensed on site)
✓ Other duties appropriate to this position
QUALIFICATIONS / ABILITIES
✓ Must be able to interpret machining drawings
✓ Able to set up and operate CNC Turning Centers and Machining Centers producing small batch run.
✓ Able to work with close tolerances, typically .001 to .005”
✓ Familiar with the use of standard machine shop instruments (i.e. Micrometers, verniers, DROs, etc)
✓ CNC or Conventional Horizontal Boring Mill experience, as well as Fanuc and Mazatrol Controller experience will be an asset
✓ Ability to supply accurate CNC code to machines using CAM software, i.e. Gibbs Cam
A minimum High School education; some college or post-secondary would be an asset.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS, WORK ENVIRONMENT AND REQUIRED SAFETY EQUIPMENT
✓ Lifting loads of up to 50 lbs.
✓ Able to stand for long periods of time
✓ Clean, bright, air-conditioned machine shop environment
Job Type: Full-time