CNC Operator in Santa Ana

Santa Ana, CA 92704

Posted: 09/09/2019 Job Category: Manufacturing Job Number: 1858347 Pay Rate: $21.00/hour

CNC Operator Machinist Basic Job knowledge and Duties:
  • Operate CNC machines in an aerospace machine shop environment.
  • Edits programs for CNC vertical, horizontal mills, lathe, transmit programs from DNC to machine control and back to the DNC, including zero and reference points; setting tool registers, offsets, compensation, and conditional switches; calculating requirements, including basic math, and proving out part programs.
  • Sets-up mills and lathes by installing and adjusting three- and four-jaw chucks, tools, attachments, collets, bushings, cams, gears, stops, and stock pushers; indicating vices; tramming heads.
  • Loads feed mechanism by placing stock into position.
  • Ability to measure using inspection tools, such as Micrometer, Height gage, O.D Micrometer, Comparator, Calipers, and experience checking first article / first-run part, and sample workpieces, and adhering to all geometric symbols and standards.
  • Maintains specifications by observing drilling, grooving, and cutting, including turning, facing, knurling and thread chasing operations; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.
  • Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.
  • Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer' s instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.
  • Clocking in and out of work order operations, and documenting actions by completing production and quality logs.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities reading technical publications.
  • Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests, and exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

  • Must have experience in an aerospace machine shop environment
  • Basic math skills.
  • Basic blue print reading and interpretation.
  • Operate various machines to perform specific operations.
  • Ability to learn set-ups and operate machine.
  • Handling of customer hardware using proper inspecting tools and methods.
  • Read, understand, and check job routers for accuracy.
  • Detects and reports defective materials or questionable conditions to the department supervisor.
  • Maintains safety by keeping the work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follows prescribed safety regulations.
  • Candidate must have at least 2 to 5 year of recent CNC machine operating experience.
  • A good mechanical aptitude is required for this position.
  • Ability to learn in a machine-operating environment.
  • High school diploma or GED preferred but not required
  • Candidate must take direction very well, and you must get along well with others
  • Candidate must maintain punctuality and attendance.
Temporary to Hire Position
Working hours are 6am 2: 30pm
40 Hours Per Week
Work days per (5)
Based on experience wage $17.00 - $21.00 start depending on experience.
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