CNC Machine Operator

Craft / Field Positions
Job Contract: Permanent
Hartley Brothers MFG
Mobile, AL
Job Setting: On-Site
Posted: July 8, 2024


  • Prepare and operate CNC machines to perform tasks such as drilling, milling etc

  • Understand specifications of the task at hand and the desired result by reading blueprints, mechanical drawings etc

  • Translate instructions into computer commands so the machines can perform the correct function

  • Prepare and load raw materials and parts onto the machines

  • Prepare a test run to check if the machines produce outputs according to specifications

  • Set machines to complete full cycles to fabricate large number of parts

  • Supervise the machines while they execute the tasks and make any necessary adjustments to produce a better result

  • Inspect and measure finished products and compare them with requirements to determine if the process has been completed properly

  • Check, maintain and clean machinery daily to ensure functionality

  • Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulation

  • Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements

  • Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions

  • Documents actions by completing production and quality logs

  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities

Requirements & Skills

  • Proven experience as CNC operator

  • Skill in operating CNC machinery and tooling as well as precision measurement tools

  • Ability to read and interpret mechanical documents and drawings

  • Computer savvy with basic understanding of computer programming and CAD/CAM

  • Mechanical aptitude and good math skills

  • A keen eye for detail and results-driven approach

  • Good communication abilities

  • High school diploma or equivalent; certificate or diploma in CNC based extended learning programs is a benefit

Work Hours & Pay

  • Monday - Friday, 7:00am - 3:30pm

  • Pay based upon experience