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CNC Lathe Operator

Euclid, OH 44132

Employment Type: Contract To Hire Industry: Machine Operator Job Number: 10015 Pay Rate: 25.00

Job Description

Vector's partner located in Euclid, Ohio has 75+ years of experience in producing precision hardened metal bushings, including Multi-Axis CNC Turning Centers, Milling, and Centerless & Internal Grinding. 
They are seeking CNC Lathe Operators to join their 1st shift team!

1st Shift  (7a-3:30p)
$16-$25+/hr., depending upon skills
Voluntary OT

Job Description:
Responsible for producing precision components in a manufacturing environment utilizing CNC lathe/mills and /or machining center equipment from raw material such as; stainless steel, carbon steel, brass and copper nickel. 

•    Studies and interprets mechanical drawings and utilizes conventional and precision measuring instruments to machine precision components.
•    Utilizes hand tools for finishing operations.
•    Responsible for machine and conveyor operations, loading of raw material and machine shutdown.
•    Makes routine changes and adjustments to tooling and fixtures.
•    Meets or surpasses production targets.
•    Conducts work and behavior in a manner representing the company’s safety and housekeeping standards.
•    Maintains equipment and work area in a clean and orderly condition.
•    Performs simple commands on the control panel.
•    Inspects machined components visually and dimensionally according to quality standards and/or prescribed inspection criteria.
•    Can perform basic set ups.   
•    Generates and modify speeds and feeds as required.
•    Responds to program alarms and make necessary adjustments. 
•    Cleans chips from tooling, machine areas and part(s).
•    Operates CNC, including the loading of bar stock and unloading of parts in a safe and efficient manner.
•    Reads work instructions and maintains production records.
•    Performs daily, weekly and monthly machine maintenance.  
•    Identifies and corrects machining or non-conformance issues relative to tools and tool holders, collets and chucks.
•    Maintains material, tooling & fixtures at work center.
•    Recognizes and reports any malfunctions and/or part discrepancies to supervisor.
•    Capable of completing all work skills (Ref. Machining Work Skill Sheet).

•    High school diploma or equivalent.
•    General computer knowledge with MS Windows applications.
•    Strong technical aptitude with good problem-solving skills.
•    Good oral and written communication skills.
•    Proficient at interpretation of mechanical drawings.
•    Experience with Fanuc controls.
•    One year or more of experience on CNC lathes and/or mills.
•    Understanding of metal properties and appropriate cutting tools.
•    Displays a general understanding of machine operation, safety guidelines and a working knowledge of machining principles.
•    Working knowledge of gages, comparator, micrometers, calipers, 6” rule, ring and plug gages.
•    Basic shop math.
•    Own or willing to purchase micrometers, calipers and had tools.
•    High attention to detail and ability to follow directions.
•    Ability to work independently and take direction from supervisor.
•    Strong aptitude with numbers and figures.
•    Ability to read blue prints and or work orders.
•    Physical ability to lift up to 30Lbs through-out shift.

Preferred Skills
•    Previous manufacturing and/or machining experience
•    The ability to use contour measuring instruments

Benefits upon hire-in:
•    Competitive Wages for Qualified Candidates.
•    Vacation Time and Paid Holidays.
•    Health Insurance with Prescription Plan.
•    Voluntary Benefits (Life, Disability, etc.).
•    403(b) Plan with Company Match.


Meet Your Recruiter

Allison Leone
V.P. of Operations

“Communication is key in a people-minded arena”.

With 21 years of experience in client partnership development, team management/skills building and business revenue increase, through open minded strategic growth planning, she believes anyone’s goals are attainable through hard work and keeping a focus on the outcome.

Along with being a part of past Lake County Chamber business of the year recipients and various multi-entrepreneurial awards employment based, Allison has a passion for art, the human good through volunteer work to help others and the thrill of competitive sports.

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