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CNC Operator


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Means TransForm Products - Shelby Township


Job Description - CNC Operator


Openings:  (2) 1st Shift

(1) 2nd Shift

(2) 3rd Shift


Hours:  1st Shift - 7:00 am to 3:00 pm

2nd Shift - 3:00 pm to 1:00 pm

3rd Shift - 11:00 pm to 7:00 am


General Summary: Responsible for supporting the production operations of the plant.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Adapt and promote lean manufacturing principals
  • Active participant in the Elimination of Waste Team meetings
  • Support the Company’s Goals and Objectives
  • Required to operate machinery in various CNC machining centers
  • Sets machine controls according to program and installs fixtures
  • Responsible for set-up, repairing tooling and programs as well as troubleshooting of machines in their cell area
  • Required to understand, know and apply the knowledge to all machines, machine processes and their functions in their work area
  • Makes preliminary check on first piece, adjusts tools to maintain proper dimensions and part quality overall
  • Responsible for fully completing and updating all paperwork on daily basis (production reports, PPLH, TAKT, scrap reports, housekeeping check sheets, etc)
  • Manually positions and removes tools as prescribed
  • Responsible for quality of all production parts produced at their station
  • Required to perform all quality checks on production as specified by Quality Control
  • Keep work areas and equipment clean and safe
  • Responsible for reporting any quality defects to the Team Leader or Supervisor
  • Must be able to sustain the fast paced demands of an automotive production environment
  • Other duties as assigned by the Production Supervisor


Reporting Relationships:

  • Reports to the Production Supervisor
  • Reports directly to Team Leader


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Requires at one year experience as a CNC machinist
  • Must possess working CNC knowledge to include troubleshooting, programming and adjusting robot positions using the teach pendant
  • Usage of a computer and other workplace machinery such as a SAP hand held scanners calculators and printers, calipers (micrometers)
  • Must be able to work necessary overtime if required


Physical Requirements:

  • Work may require extended periods of sitting, standing, lifting, bending, stooping and performing repetitive motion tasks
  • Excellent manual dexterity, ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds frequently


Environmental Requirements and Conditions:

  • Possess working knowledge of IATF-16949, ISO 14001 and Q1 compliance criteria
  • Serves in the capacity of waste water handler commensurate with completion of proper training
  • Work is performed in a manufacturing office environment with continuous exposure to noise