Job Title:

2nd Shift CNC Lathe Machinist

Job Division:
LAUNCH Industrial Jobs - CNC Operator/Set Up
Posting #:

Job Summary:

2nd Shift CNC Lathe Machinist


We are currently looking to hire a full time lathe machinist on our 2nd shift in Schiller Park, IL. This position pays up to 25/hour to start and can interview and start ASAP!


Any candidate with 2+ years of CNC Lathe set-up and operation experience can perform this role. Candidates must also be able to edit programs at the machine, but DO NOT need to program off-line. Candidates will be working on a HAAS CNC lathe. 


Job Duties

  • Read, interpret and understand blueprints and drawings.
  • Plan machining operations by studying work orders, blueprints, drawings, specifications, materials, machining parameters, and interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances.
  • Perform basic machining math including fractional / decimal conversion, basic trigonometry (sin, cos), calculating dimensions and tolerances and determining missing linear or angular dimensions.
  • Properly set up and operate CNC Lathe Machine and machine parts/components to the required specifications.
  • Properly utilize machining tools such as high speed drill, carbide drill, insert drill, high speed drill, carbide drill, high speed tap, roll forming tap and boring head.
  • Edit and program mill utilizing the HAAS and/or Brothers Controller.
  • Plan and perform a wide variety of diversified close tolerance mill operations.
  • Verify conformance of machined workpiece to specifications using measuring devices and make corrections as required.


  • Must be able to read blueprints.
  • Experience with HAAS CNC Lathe Machine with CNC control preferred
  • Minimum 2 years related experience preferred
  • Background and experience with short production runs, multiple setups and changeovers