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CNC Swiss Machinist III

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Naples, FL
Job Type
Direct Hire
Jan 15, 2019
Job ID
CNC Swiss Machinist III

This position is for a skilled CNC Swiss Machinist with four (4) or more years of combined CNC experience/training.  This is a 2nd-shift position (3:30 p.m.- 2:00 a.m.) working on a four day/week, ten hour/day rotating crew schedule.  Experience with Swiss-type lathes (preferably Citizen and/or Star machines), is required.


Main Objective:

To produce superior products following company machining processes and procedures; to troubleshoot and repair equipment when machines are not working properly.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Receives work orders and verifies that the components are correct
  • Receives material and loads on bar feeder; adjusts bar feeder for proper size of material and performs a dry run without material; verifies material against work order for correct lot number
  • Performs first PC inspection when set-up is completed
  • Adjusts tools or dies to meet blueprint specifications
  • Downloads programs to the machinedry run machine with no material and all tools in place
  • Performs first cut-off
  • Ability to make tool off-set
  • Returns all axis to the home position
  • Monitors screen pages and machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjusts machine controls or control media; verifies the correct program in the machine is running
  • Uses various types of measuring instruments
  • Replaces tooling at the machine
  • Verifies conformance of finished work piece to specifications, using precision measuring instruments
  • Confirms that inspection process is kept at AQLS C=0.  Example: check parts every 30 minutes
  • Sets up and operates machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data
  • Stops machine to change settings, offsets and setup according to required machining sequence or to measure parts for conformance to blueprint specifications using precision measuring instruments
  • Recommends process improvements with supervisor or programming personnel to resolve problems
  • Ensures work area, machine, tooling and parts are cleaned regularly and free from excess oil deposits
  • Demonstrates ability to streamline processes to increase productivity and quality; production and prototype jobs are set up consistently, timely and accurately
  • Installs and adjusts collects with proper pressure
  • Cleans and assembles all collect assemblies, removes or replaces fixture, collects and tools. Inspects old collects and guide brushes
  • Verifies correct tools against tool sheet and program; sets up any type of tool in the pre-setter and/or machine
  • Identifies root cause of problems without supervision
  • Solves the problems whenever it is applicable
  • Suggest/Recommend process improvements
  • Shows exceptional teamwork
  • Ability to drive others to exceed goals
  • Very good communication skills
  • Knowledge and skills on areas where the training is going to be performed, be at least a set-up person
  • Attention to details


Incidental Duties:

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.


Education and Experience:

High School Diploma or equivalent required.


Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:

Mechanical aptitude required.  At least four years of directly related CNC training and/or experience in a manufacturing setting required. Ability to use measuring tools. Must pass blueprint reading class. Knowledgeable in all aspects of job clearanceKnowledgeable in set-up of all required tools and in the pre-setter and/or machine


Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:

Knowledge of CNC machines.

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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