CNC Machinist - Contract to Hire


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Chicago, IL - Metro - (USA) 525 West Monroe Street Suite 1500 IL Chicago , IL - 60661 Phone : 312-730-1940



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CNC Machinist 2nd Shift


Must be able to Set-Up and operate Two different types of machines VMC's, HMC's, TMC's, Co2 Lasers, Fiber Laser, Break Press and /or Robotic Welders.

Produces machined parts by setting up, and operating computer numerical control (CNC) machines; maintaining quality and safety standards; keeping records; maintaining equipment and supplies.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.

Other duties may be assigned.Ability to apply light program edits to Mills, Lathes, Break Press, Lasers and /or Robotic Welders by entering instructions, including zero and reference points; setting tool registers, offsets, compensation, and conditional switches; calculating requirements, including basic math, geometry, and simple trigonometry; proving part programs.

Maintains specifications by observing drilling, grooving, and cutting, including turning, facing, knurling and thread chasing operations; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.

Maintains equipment by completing the daily preventive maintenance requirements.Sets-up aforementioned machines by installing and adjusting three- and four-jaw chucks, tools, attachments, collets, indicating vice or work piece, bushings, cams, gears, stops, bar feeders, cutting conditions, bending radius and bending pressure.

Plans machining by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, orthographic drawings, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and machining parameters; interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T).

Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces; adhering to international standards.

Able to read micrometers and calipers.Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.

Documents actions by completing production and quality logs.Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical publications.Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

2nd shift 3:30pm to Midnight Mon- Fri