Job Description

CNC Machine Operator

We are currently seeking qualified candidates for full-time, regular hourly positions as CNC Machine Operators. Positions are available for the third shift: Sunday through Thursday (11:00 pm to 7:00 am) or second shift: Monday through Friday (3:00 pm to 11:00 pm). The pay rate ranges from $25.65 to $26.16 per hour, plus additional compensation for working different shifts. A $500 Sign-On Bonus is available after completing 60 working days. Please note, mandatory overtime may require coming in early, staying late, and/or working on Saturdays.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Ensure safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.
  2. Set up and operate the machine to cast parts and perform tasks related to operating CNC machines.
  3. Inspect products to ensure they meet specifications and determine the need for machine adjustments.
  4. Review guides, samples, charts, specifications, and consult with supervisors to understand setup requirements.
  5. Manage machine start-up, monitor operations, make necessary adjustments, and halt operations after producing the specified quantity.
  6. Inspect machines for needed adjustments.
  7. Interpret blueprints, plans, materials, specifications, and drawings, understanding machining parameters.
  8. Ensure machine settings are correct by measuring positions and checking the initial parts and sample workpieces against international standards.
  9. Maintain product specifications by monitoring drilling, grooving, cutting, turning, and thread chasing operations; conduct measurements; identify malfunctions; troubleshoot processes; adjust and reprogram controls; replace worn tools; and adhere to quality assurance procedures and processes.
  10. Document actions by completing production and quality logs.

Additional Requirements:

  • Availability for all shifts and potential mandatory overtime is required.
  • Must be able to lift or move objects up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to stand, sit, walk, stoop, kneel, and crouch for extended periods.
  • Experience with power tools, air tools, and other vibratory tools is necessary.
  • Must be able to work from a standing position for extended durations.
  • May involve working around heavy machinery.
  • Previous experience as a machine operator and experience in a manufacturing environment are preferred.

Perks of Joining Our Team:

  • A $500 SIGN ON BONUS after 60 days worked.
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance.
  • 5% 401(k) Retirement Match.
  • 11 Paid Holidays.
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program.
  • Referral Bonuses.
  • Other Benefits are also available.


Decatur IL
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