CNC Set Up Operator

Hobson & Motzer, Inc.
Job Description

Hobson & Motzer, Inc. is a Durham, CT Manufacturer with an excellent opportunity for an experienced NC Setup Operator.

Working as a team, you’ll be responsible for set up and operation of CNC machines, while maintaining superior operating efficiency and quality. Specific job duties include:

  • Effectively install fixtures and work pieces in CNC machines; Use indicators to verify set-ups.
  • Maintain machines, coolant and oil levels; Remove and replace dull/broken cutters.
  • Accurately measure finished work pieces using precision measuring equipment.
  • Read and interpret inspection results to make machine offset adjustments.
  • Monitor machine operation and control panel displays.
  • Work with others to resolve malfunctions and production errors.
  • Troubleshoot program, fixture and tooling problems.
  • Monitor machine maintenance, tool life, fixture condition to increase uptime.
  • Maintain accurate setup and production records.
  • Maintain a safe, clean work area applying 5S methods.

The following are not required but would be a plus:

  • Experience with the use of macro variables to control machine and offset functions
  • Write and modify programs to account for problems encountered during operation
  • Calculate machine speed and feed ratios for various types of cutting tools
  • 3+ years related CNC setup experience

In order to be considered, candidates will need to meet the following requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • A positive attitude is required
  • Ability to exercise judgment and make decisions
  • Form working relationships throughout the organization
  • Capable of planning and organizing work to achieve desired results

Hobson & Motzer offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, AD&D, STD/LTD, retirement plan/401(k) and annual discretionary profit sharing bonus. If you are interested in joining a stable, growth-oriented and innovative organization where you can make a difference, please click the link below to apply.

Job Type: Full-time

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