CNC Machinist

Springfield (IL) Metro Area, IL 62701

Posted: 07/11/2020 Employment Type: Contract to Hire Industry: Skilled Trades Job Number: JN -022020-5115 Compensation Range: $15.00+ depending upon experience

Job Description

CNC Machinist
Springfield, IL

STL is seeking a CNC Machinist to set up and operate CNC Machining Centers, Manual Mills, or Manual Lathes in order to produce precision parts in a timely manner.
  • Position and fasten workpieces.
  • Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials onto machine.
  • Select the appropriate tools and materials to be used in the preparation of machinery work.
  • Machine parts to specifications using machine tools such as CNC Mills, CNC Lathes, and Grinders.
  • Set up, adjust, and operate all of the basic machine tools and many specialized or advanced variation tools to perform precision machining operations.
  • Calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers, depth micrometers, inside diameter gauges, and outside diameter gauges.
  • Read and understand gauging sheets.
  • Read and interpret blueprints to ensure parts are being made according to specifications.
  • Listen to machine and tooling to ensure machine and tooling are running properly.
  • Operate hoist in order to load parts onto the machining center, lathe, or mill.
  • Takes job down efficiently (Tooling, cleaning fixtures, putting gauges back, etc).
  • Requires ability to read G-Codes
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints.
  • Ability to hold tight machining tolerances
  • Knowledge and experience using micrometers, depth micrometers, inside diameter gauge, and outside diameter gauge.
  • Understand various tooling technology.
  • Basic Math Skills
  • Geometric Tolerance Skills
  • Troubleshooting Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
  • Active Listening Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  • Operation Monitoring Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
  • Possess general knowledge of tooling speeds and feed rates.
  • Basic English Language Skills
  • 3+ Years CNC experience preferred
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to listen to machine and tooling to ensure the machine and tooling are operating properly.
  • The employee is required to use both hands to secure large parts to fixtures.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision to inspect parts and read various measuring instruments.
  • The employee must be able to lift, push, or pull 50 pounds during set-ups.
  • The employee must be able to bend and kneel to check parts.

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