CNC Machine Center Setup/Operator Trainee

Elkhart, Indiana
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
3:00 PM - 11:30 PM (Various Shifts Available)
US$ 18.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Lentine,Heather, Spherion
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Job Description

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Spherion Staffing is looking to fill CNC Machine Center Setup/Operator Trainee positions for a prominent compressor manufacturer in Elkhart, IN.

As a CNC Operator/Trainee, you will produce compressor components with CNC Mills & Lathes while maintaining quality and safety standards in order to meet customer expectations.

Essential Job Functions & Expected Outcomes: Your Accountabilities in the Role

A. Reads blueprint or job order for specifications such as dimensions and tolerances, tooling instructions
on holding devices, feed rates, cutting speeds, depth of cuts, and cutting tools.
B. Lifts work-piece manually or with hoist, and positions and secures work-piece in holding device,
machine table, or fixture.
C. Observes cutting action of machine to detect excessive wear or malfunction. Changes tooling as
D. Verifies conformance of machined work-piece to specifications using basic measuring devices (mics,
calipers, etc.).
E. Computes unspecified dimensions and machine settings.
F. Complete inspection paperwork as needed.
G. Insures that parts are made to the client's specifications to ensure customer satisfaction.

Working hours: 3:00 PM - 11:30 PM (Various Shifts Available)

Position Requirements:

A. Education: Two year certificate from college or technical school; or three to five years related experience and/or
training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
B. Experience: Minimum 3 years experience in a metals manufacturing environment.
C. Technology Aptitude/Skills: Strong mechanical aptitude with high attention to detail are required for this role.
Strong familiarity with metrics. Must be able to use decimals and fractions as they relate to the work environment.
Experience in MS works software and PC experience a plus.
D. Functional Skills: Excellent prioritization, organizational and attention to detail are important in this role. Must
possess basic machinist tools.
E. Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance
instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to fill-out daily labor reports and record information of daily activities.
F. Culture Match Behaviors: Conceptual thinker who can take a vision and create better processes and solutions.
Enjoys collaboration, being a team player and participating in continuous improvement activities.

High School

1-4 years

Core Values:

Engagement; working together as a team
Pride in our work
Respect for all
Continuous learning and growth
Safety comes first

Equipment Used:
Moving mechanical parts
Pallet Jack
Hand measuring tools
Hand Tools

Long term employment opportunity
ACA compliant medical, vision, dental, short-term disability, and life insurance
Referral bonuses

Call or TEXT us at 574-970-9200 (Elkhart office), 574-282-2761 (Mishawaka office).

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