CNC Machinist Set-Up Operator

Tellis Executive Search
New Haven
Jan 24, 2018
Feb 21, 2018
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description

Hiring for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Shifts

We are seeking experienced CNC Machinists/ Operators who will be responsible for setting up and operating numerically controlled multi-axis turning and/or milling machines.

General Responsibilities

  • Read and understand drawings and operation sheets including knowledge of GD&T
  • Set up and operate complex, precision machining jobs with minimal supervision
  • Perform first piece in process inspection using standard measuring equipment such as micrometers, calipers, height gauges and dial gauges
  • Ensure all standard quality procedures are followed such as machine set-up, operation, inspection, documentation and material handling
  • Utilize the ERP system and document the required in-process inspection dimensions.
  • Maintain clean, organized and safe work environment following all safety standards and requirements
  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks as required


  • High School diploma or equivalent education and experience required
  • 3-5 years of CNC multi-axis turning or milling machining experience including set-up and troubleshoot
  • Demonstrated skill working in a team environment
  • Must have a positive attitude
  • Experience in Aerospace or precision component manufacturing preferred
  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing a plus
Company Description Our client has been a leader in precision manufacturing and systems integration for more than 70 years. They are currently looking for a CNC Machinist Set-Up Operator