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CNC Lathe Operator (2nd Shift)

Costa Mesa, CA 92627

Employment Type: Temp to Hire Industry: Industrial Job Number: JE-001544 Pay Rate: $41,600 - $45,760 Branch: Santa Ana, CA

Job Description

JOB DIMENSIONS: 2nd shift 1: 30 m to 10pm CNC VTL Operator payrate $28-$33 DOE

Job Summary:

Under moderate supervision, sets up, operates, adjusts, and edits programs on CNC VTL and related equipment; checks work for conformity with work specifications and quality standards; and performs related duties, as assigned.

Reports to:

Machine Shop Supervisor

Examples of Duties and Responsibilities:

Sets up, operates, and adjusts controls on CNC VTL in accordance with engineering specifications, production drawings, production procedures, and oral instructions;
Checks work in progress and upon completion for adherence to work specifications, quality standards, and safe operating conditions;
Changes settings for various production runs;
Obtains work supplies from tool crib, as needed;
Cleans and maintains work areas and equipment;
Completes work records and uses hand tools as needed;
Implements most effective method to set up and complete a specific job and use time as efficiently as possible;
May deburr parts in completing production work;
Operate jib crane and bridge crane to load and unload parts;
Familiar with hitching and rigging equipment and their use;
Regular punctuality, attendance, and absence reporting in conformance with company policies is essential to the successful performance of this position; and
Fully comply with company rules, policies, procedures, and safety guidelines to ensure safe and effective operations.

Any combination equivalent of, but not limited to, the following:


Ability to set up and machine the first part to blueprint specifications for first article inspection; considerable experience and training in setting up, operating, and adjusting CNC lathe equipment in a production environment.


Ability to operate computer to access, edit, and maintain company documentation and files, as required for assigned position and/or job at hand;
Considerable knowledge of the methods and techniques for operating CNC VTL and related hand tools and equipment;
Knowledge of safe equipment operating procedures and work practices;
Knowledge of proper fluid levels and coolant recovery, skill in setting up, and maintenance procedures;
Operating and adjusting equipment control settings for CNC VTL;
Ability to check machined parts for conformity with work specifications and quality standards;
Ability to read and interpret production blueprints and specifications, operating procedures, and machine parts listings;
Ability to communicate and work cooperatively with others;
Ability to ensure efficient operation of equipment and hand tools;
Ability to operate jib crane and bridge crane; and
Knowledge of safe hitching and rigging techniques to manipulate parts.
Physical Requirements:

Ability to bend, reach, lift, move, and carry tools and materials weighing 25 pounds or less;
Ability to reach and adjust equipment control settings; and
Ability to perform essential functions of the job, as defined;
Reasonable accommodations provided upon request.

If Interested please call 909-901-3300 or text 909-306-9272
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