CNC Machine Operator


Manufacturing and Production

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Niagara Falls

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Branch Information

Buffalo, NY - Williamsville - (USA) 5326 Main Street Suite 200 NY Williamsville , NY 14221 Phone : 716-634-3200



Job Description

Do you want to work for a nationally recognized industrial aerospace company? Are you looking for steady hours and weekly pay checks? Manpower has an immediate opening for level 1 and 2 CNC Operators.

What's in it for you?

-Full time hours

-1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift openings

-Unlimited overtime opportunities

-Wages starting at $17.00-$23.00/hr plus shift differential BOE

-Contract to hire, based on performance

What is the job?

Responsible for setting up and operating computer numerically controlled (CNC) machine tools to cut and shape metallic workpieces.


-Operate CNC machines (Okuma and Haas machines--"G" code) used to cut and shape precision workpieces used in the manufacture of heat transfer products from solid blocks of metal.

-Read and interpret blueprints and/or job orders to determine product specifications, tooling instructions, and sequence of operations.

-Mount, install, align, and secure tools, attachments, fixtures, and workpieces on CNC machines.

-Control position of tool and workpiece in relation to each other and set specified feeds, speeds, and depth of cut. Make adjustments as necessary.

-Set-up fixture or feeding device, start machine, feed tool to workpiece, and engages feed as directed by CNC Machinist II.

-Direct flow of coolant or cutting oil against tool and workpiece.

-Visually and audibly observe operation of CNC machine to verify conformance of machined workpiece to blueprint and/or job order specifications and to detect sounds, such as those made by dull cutting tools or excessive vibration. Correct identified production problems as necessary.

-Operate various small equipment to complete workpieces.

-Use all safety devices/tools to ensure safe operation of CNC machines.

-Inspect all finished product to confirm meets blueprint and/or job order specifications.

-Complete all required paperwork.

-Perform minor machine maintenance as required or directed.

-Ensure work area is kept clean and organized at all times.

-Knowledge, understanding, and compliance with company policies and procedures.

What you bring to the job?


-High School Diploma or GED

-2+ years of related manufacturing experience.

-Able to perform simple to moderate level CNC machine set-up.

-Able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and 70 pounds with assistance -and walk and/or stand for long periods of time.


-Trade School or Apprenticeship Program

-4+ years of related manufacturing experience.

-CNC Programming Skills

-Proficient in accurate use of micrometers, calipers, and other measuring tools.

-Ability to read and work to set tolerances and work from blueprints.

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