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CNC Machinist 1

Fitchburg, MA 01420

Employment Type: Contract Industry: Light Industrial/Manufacturing Job Number: 51330

Our client located in the Fitchburg area is looking to hire! They strive to deliver the highest quality and best service to their customers. They are seeking a CNC Machinist to join their expanding team.

If you would like to be a part of a company that prides itself on world-class excellence then this is the right opportunity for you.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Load and execute machine programs on high volume customer specific production parts
  • Adjust machine feed and speed, change cutting tools or adjust machine controls when automatic programming is faulty or if machine malfunctions
  • Calculate machine speed and feed ratios, and size and position of cuts
  • Clean and maintain machines, tooling and parts to maintain equipment in optimal production condition
  • Insert control instructions into machine control units to start operation
  • Lift work pieces, fixtures and vices to machine manually or with hoist or crane
  • Listen to machines during operation in order to detect sounds such as those made by dull cutting tools or excessive vibration and adjust machines to fix any problems
  • Measure dimensions of finished work pieces to ensure conformance to specifications, using precision measuring instruments, templates and fixtures
  • Modify cutting programs to account for problems encountered during operation and save modified programs
  • Mount, install, align and secure tools, attachments, fixtures and work pieces on machines using hand tools and precision measuring instruments
  • Remove and replace dull cutters
  • Stop machines to remove finished work pieces, or to change tooling, setup, or work piece placement according to machining sequences

  • Basic understanding of quality management systems related to ISO 9001 & ISO 13485
  • Understanding of Work Instructions and their related data collection documents (e.g. run sheets)
  • Operate computer-controlled machine centers to perform one or more machine functions
  • Work safely to prevent on-the-job injuries following all safety regulations
  • Work with programmers to troubleshoot manufacturing problems
  • Experience with Hurco 3axis, 4axis machining

Qualifications and Education Requirements:
  • High School diploma or GED recommended
  • Print reading / interpretation preferred
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in metal working preferred
  • Experience with Hurco 3axis, 4axis machining

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