CNC Operator Machinist

St. Charles, IL
Manufacturer /
Direct Hire /
ARI WALSH provides our clients with on-demand presentation of the best and brightest talent while giving our candidates career opportunities that will positively impact their lives. Our recruiting specialists place careers in the manufacturing, health care, information technology, and professional industries. We believe that corporate recruiting is a comprehensive approach to talent, it's more than LUCK.

We are currently looking for a CNC Operator Machinist to join our client's engineering department.


    • Program, set up and operate CNC mills/lathes, operate manual mills/lathes, drill press, saws and laser cutting systems
    • Read blueprints for product specifications
    • Assemble component sub-assemblies according to drawings or manuals.
    • Mechanically inclined to perform preventative maintenance on shop equipment.
    • Rebuild equipment and fabricate/repair parts.


    • 2+ years of experience as a CNC machinist or equivalent work experience
    • High School Degree or equivalent
    • Strong mechanical knowledge required.
    • Proficient with MS Office tools coupled with general computer literacy
    • Proficient in standard (Imperial) and metric systems
    • Able to read / supplement / correct drawings
    • Self-starter, team player and positive attitude
    • Willing to learn, develop new skills, and take on other duties / responsibilities as assigned.
    • Willing to work overtime and weekends, at times, to meet customer requirements.


    • 5+ years of progressive experience as a CNC machinist or equivalent work experience
    • Certificate in CNC precision programming/machining or equivalent education/experience.
    • Familiar with PLCs, programming logic, and automated systems.
    • Proficient with AutoDesk Inventor CAM, Fusion 360, or similar CAM software package.
    • Ability to communicate in English both verbally and written.
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