CNC Operator (1st Shift)

Chatsworth, CA

$ 19.00 - $ 25.00 Engineering
11/8/2022 9:02:00 AMPST
Job Type: Retail Contract
Minimum Experience: Not Specified
Recruiter Name: Elle Garcia

Job Description

Our client seeks a CNC Mill Operator to set up and operate CNC Mills working with both software and hardware, conduct tests and inspections of products, services, and software systems, and repair faulty programs and machinery. You should have a mathematic aptitude, be tech savvy, and physical stamina for production and processing. You’ll be handling complex machines and tools.


  • Cultivate a strong rapport and working relationships with key engineering and manufacturing staff and demonstrate effective cross-functional collaboration with team members
  • Comprehensive technical skills to drive continuous improvement across manufacturing
  • Leverage machinist tools and measuring instruments to ensure high quality in products
  • Ability to set up CNC mills, test, and run part programs with deep knowledge of the machine
Key Performance Measures:
  • Apply knowledge of machine shop theory and procedures, shop mathematics, machine ability of materials, and layout techniques
  • Sets up and operates computer numerical controlled (CNC Lathe) machinery that automatically mills, punches, drills, broaches or reams metal and/or plastic parts.
  • Read blueprints in both metric and standard, and convert freely between the two measurements
  • Ability to leverage shop math and utilize a calculator

Job Requirements


  • H.S. Diploma or GED
  • 5+ years of CNC Machine operation. Certified in machine shop technology or machine tool technology/machinist high preferred.
  • 1-2 years' experience in mechanical assembly preferred.
  • Possess a complete set of machinist tools and measuring instruments.
  • Role open for 1st Shift (7am - 3:30pm).

  • Conceptual Thinking - Analyzing hypothetical situations, patterns and/or abstract concepts to formulate connections and new insights.
  • Creativity and Innovation - Creating new approaches, designs, processes, technologies and/or systems to achieve the desired result.
  • Customer Focus - Anticipating, meeting and/or exceeding customer needs, wants and expectations.
  • Interpersonal Skills - Effectively communicat­ing, building rapport and relating well to all kinds of people.
  • Planning and Organizing - Establishing courses of action to ensure that work is com­pleted effectively.
  • Problem Solving - Defining, analyzing and diagnosing key components of a problem to formulate a solution
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