Job Title:

1st Shift Numerical Control Lathe Operator

Job Division:
LAUNCH Industrial Jobs - Machine Operator
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Job Summary:

1st Shift Numerical Control Lathe Operator


We are currently looking to hire a full time Numerical Control Lathe Operator for our manufacturing facility in Addison, IL. The position pays 22/hour to start and can interview and start ASAP.


Pay: 22-24/hour


Shift: 1st Monday to Friday6am-4pm+OT


Summary Operates numerically controlled horizontal lathe to perform machining operations such as turning, boring, facing, and threading parts such as castings, forgings, and bar stock by performing the following duties.  Other duties may be assigned.


Reads process sheets, blueprints, and sketches of part to determine machining to be done, dimensional specifications, set up, and operating requirements.


Mounts work piece between centers, in chuck, or to faceplate.


Selects and installs preset tooling in tool posts, turrets or indexing heads, and automatic tool change magazine, in sequence specified on process sheet.


Depresses buttons, toggles, or sets tape and starts machining operation.


Observes numerical displays on control panel and compares with data on process sheet to verify dimensional adjustments, feed rates, and speeds of machining cuts.


Turns dials and switches to override tape control and correct machine performance.


Inspects first run piece and spot checks succeeding pieces for conformance to specifications.


Studies job packet and organizes materials for next run during automatic tape controlled cycles to shorten changeover time.


Sets tools before positioning them in lathe.


Operates another machine tool during tape controlled machining cycles.


Machines nonmetallic materials