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CNC Machinist II

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Orange, CA
Job Type
Direct Hire
Jun 04, 2019
Job ID
CNC Machinist II


CNC Machinist II must set-up, modify, run and maintain machines production, tooling, maintenance, and inspection projects. Produce parts within required tolerances and specifications meeting customer and quality requirements. Machine Operator/Machinist II must be meet all pre-requisites required for Machine Operator, Machinist I.
Reports the Supervisor, Operations, Machining.
  • Operate, set-up, and maintain equipment and coordinate the production of parts
  • Setting zero and reference points; setting tool registers, offsets, compensation, and calculating requirements, including basic math, geometry, and trigonometry; proving part programs.
  • Sets up lathes by installing and adjusting vises, chucks, tools, attachments, collets, and stops.
  • Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials onto machines.
  • Conducting tests and inspections of products, or processes to evaluate quality and performance.
  • Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample workpieces; adhering to drawing and process control standards.
  • Maintains specifications by observing machining process and operations; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.
  • Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
  • Produces machined parts by programming, setting up, and operating a computer numerical control (CNC) machine; maintaining quality and safety standards; keeping records; maintaining equipment and supplies.
  • Design fixtures, tooling, or experimental parts to meet special engineering needs.
  • Select the appropriate tools, machines, and materials to be used in preparation of machinery work.
  • Observe and listen to operating machines or equipment in order to diagnose machine malfunctions and to determine need for adjustments or repairs.
  • Maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures.
  • Set controls to regulate machining, or enter commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media.
  • Confirm with numerical control programmers in order to check and ensure that new programs or machinery will function properly, and that output will meet specifications.
  • Inspecting equipment to identify the cause of errors or other problems or defects.
  • Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
  • Independently sets up machines with ability to write and edit minor CNC programs
  • Utilizes critical thinking and reasoning to troubleshoot and problem solve.
  • Detects out-of-tolerance conditions and adjusts machine within capabilities and insure quality of production.
  • Utilizes time management skills to perform job efficiently.
  • Utilizes reading comprehension, knowledge of mathematics, and use of active listening skills.
  • Recognizes processing and tooling issues, and provides solutions.
  • Collaborates with Leads, Supervisors, Engineers, Production Control, Quality and other manufacturing departments to resolve assignments and/or machining or quality issues.
  • Able to assist and train other personnel.
  • Ensures that all responsibilities and functions performed are in accordance with company policy procedures and meet the quality standards.
  • Any other duty, task and responsibility as assigned or required
  • Minimum 4 years of experience
  • Certification from machine trade school
  • Lean experience
  • Ability to measure parts using tools
  • Able to work overtime and weekends
  • Understand blueprint and GD&T
  • Basic Math Skills
  • Able to run and set-up 1-2 machines at once
  • Repetitive use of hands and fingers
  • Must read, write, and speak English
  • Regular and predictable attendance required
  • HS Diploma or GED, preferred

No sponsorship visa (H1-B, etc) candidates at this time, sorry.
Qualified candidates must submit their resume in Microsoft Word format along with at least three professional references to:
Phil Montoya
Director of Sourcing
3735 SW 8th Street, Suite 205
Miami, FL 33134
P: 832-266-1610
Fax: 305-520-0138
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