CNC MACHINE OPERATORS
Job Position: CNC Operator
Location: Elgin, IL 60123
Pay Rate: $17 - $24
Shift: C Shift All Shifts!
Description: CNC Operator
Fabricates precision parts from metal, plastic fiber, aluminum, etc., using CNC machine
tools such as lathes, milling machine etc. Uses precision measuring instruments and
various hand tools.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
? Reads job specifications to determine machine adjustments and material
? Sets stops or guides to specified length as indicated by scale, rule, or template.
? Positions work piece against stops or aligns layout marks with die or blade.
? Pushes button or depresses pedal to activate machine.
? Observes machine operation to detect work piece defects or machine
? Measures work piece dimensions to determine accuracy of machine operation.
? Removes burrs, sharp edges, rust, or scale from work piece.
? Performs minor machine maintenance such as oiling machines, dies, or work
? Assists machinists to set up machine, and stack, mark, pack, and transport
finished work pieces.
? Performs preventative maintenance on machine per requirements.
? General housekeeping (sweeping, mopping etc) and overall cleaning or any other
tasks assigned by supervisor.
? Any and all duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential
duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge,
skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
? High school diploma or equivalent
? Demonstrates the ability to apply common sense and understanding to carry out
? Use of computer system to issue material, labor and record quality data.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an
employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
? The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions (non-
weather); working near moving mechanical parts; outdoor weather conditions;
dusty conditions from the plastic parts (non-weather); extreme cold (non-
weather) and extreme heat (non-weather).
? The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.