CNC Operator Job Description

CNC Operator: a machinist who specializes in using computers to control machine tools and to carry out other machining operations such as grinding and drilling.

-Manufacturing operations that involve turning, milling, drilling, grinding, and cutting.

-Production of precision parts.

-Use of computer numerical control (CNC) machines and automated robotic systems.

-Use of computer numerical control (CNC) machines.

-Use of computerized machine tool control.

-Accountant for production operations.

Updated on:     
October 7, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for a CNC Operator to join our team. The ideal candidate will have experience operating CNC machines and be able to work independently. We're looking for someone who is reliable and has a strong work ethic.

CNC Operator Duties:

  • Understands and adheres to safety, health, environmental, and quality policies, and regulations.
  • Follows all safety rules and inspects equipment to ensure safe operation.
  • Maintains proper and sufficient levels of personal protection equipment.
  • Uses computer (CNC) and scanning equipment accurately.
  • Performs a variety of routine and simple machining operations on machines or equipment associated with CNC.
  • Communicates job requirements to appropriate personnel.
  • Cleans machines, equipment, and work area of chips, debris, and scraps.
  • Monitors machine operation to detect malfunctions and correct them.
  • Requisitions, issues, stores, and keeps track of supplies, materials, and parts.
  • Operates equipment and machinery to produce various parts according to specifications.
  • Operates and maintains computer numerical control (CNC) equipment.

CNC Operator Responsibilities:

  • Operate a variety of CNC machines, including turning, milling, and tapping, ranging in size from 25 to 125 tons.
  • Verify that parts are within tolerances and function as intended.
  • Perform setup, run, and tear down of machines.
  • Conduct preventive maintenance on machines, including oil and filter changes, filter inspection, lubrication, and more.
  • Establish detailed parts and materials lists, and order new parts and supplies as needed.
  • Maintain a clean workplace and adhere to safety standards.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

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Requirements And Skills:

  • Proficient in operating CNC machinery, including but not limited to:
  • - 4-Axis CNC Mills4-Axis CNC Lathes
  • 4-Axis CNC Routers
  • - Knowledge of manufacturing techniques.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.

[Company Name] is an equal opportunity employer, committed to building a diverse and inclusive team. We encourage applications from people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, and ages, as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities.