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CNC Machinist

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

The Machinist, CNC, 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.
The Machinist, CNC, reports to 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.
  • Produces machined parts setting up, and operating a computer numerical control (CNC) machine; maintaining quality and safety standards; keeping records; maintaining equipment and supplies.
  • Select appropriate tools, machines, and materials to be used in preparation of machinery work
  • Maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout and machining procedures
  • Confirm with numerical control programmers in order to check and ensure that the new programs or machinery will function properly, and that output will meet specifications
  • Confirm with engineering, supervisory, or manufacturing personnel to exchange technical information.
  • Study sample parts, drawings, and engineering information in order to determine methods and sequences of operations needed to fabricate products, and determine product dimensions and tolerances.
  • Under supervision, interprets programs to determine of sequence of operations and set-up requirements.
  • Independently sets up and operates multi-axis machines with very limited assistance.
  • Performs set-ups, tool change, resetting of tool offsets, and edit minor CNC programs, when necessary.
  • Dis-mantles set-ups and returns tools and fixtures to proper location upon completion of manufacturing runs.
  • Reads blueprints - determines set-up procedure, modifications in the operation of precision grinding machines to produce machine parts according to blueprints, router package, specifications and/or special instructions
  • Checks part for conformance to specification using gages, SPC and shop floor system
  • Recognizes and remedies minor machine malfunctioning and in-process inspections.
  • Reports major discrepancies to Lead or Supervisor.
  • Ensures that all responsibilities and functions performed are in accordance with company policy procedures and meet the quality standards.
  • Regular and predictable attendance required
  • Adjust daily work schedule based on production requirements
  • Any other duty, task and responsibility as assigned or required
  • Minimum 2 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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