CNC Operator | Uelner Precision Tools and Dies

Job Title: CNC Operator
Department: Machine Shop
Reports To: Production Manager
Pay Type: Hourly


Under minimal supervision, sets up and operates CNC (computer numerical controlled)
machinery to fabricate metallic parts.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (include the following, however, other
duties may apply.)

Performs all tasks in a safe and responsible manner
Reads and interprets blueprints
Properly and safely loads and unloads raw materials in CNC machinery
Uses gages and measuring instruments to meet tolerance requirements
Understands, interprets and edits FANUC G-code programming
Recognizes, deploys and properly uses inserts, fixtures and tooling
Understands and has the ability to perform tool wear offsets
Performs daily and regular cleaning and light maintenance tasks on CNC machinery
Utilizes and abides by ISO requirements and safety procedures
Complies with all quality policies, specifications, regulations and instructions


This job has no supervisory responsibilities.


To perform this job satisfactorily, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty


Two years related experience and /or training or an equivalent combination of
education and experience.

High school diploma or GED required


Effectively communicate and understand job instructions both verbally and written in the
English language.


Ability to perform basic mathematical computations. Ability to apply concepts such as
fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations.


Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Ability to
interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and
deal with several abstract and concrete variables.


Ability to move or transfer products with an overhead crane. Ability to lift 40 lbs. when
required. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand,
walk and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include
close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those and
employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in
the work environment is usually moderate to high.


Check Agreement Below:

I authorize Uelner Tool and Die to contact each former employer, firm or corporation. I authorize any of these persons to give all information concerning work-related items and I release all parties from liability for any damage that may result from furnishing same to you.

I certify that the facts contained in this application are true and complete to the best of my knowledge and understand that, if employed; falsified statements on this application shall be grounds for dismissal.

I also understand that if accepted by Uelner Tool and Die, my employment is voluntarily entered into and I am free to resign at any time. Similarly, Uelner Tool and Die is free to conclude my employment at any time. I further recognize that this application is not a contract and cannot create a contract.

Applications can be submitted in person, by mail, faxed to 563-583-4301



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