CNC Lathe Operator

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Job Title: CNC Lathe Operator

Job Duration: Temporary to Hire

Pay Rate: $18-$23+/hour BOE

Location: Wauconda, IL

Requirements: Must be able to pass a drug screen and background check.  3-5years previous experience  CNC Lathe Operation and setup.


  • Ensure the accurate, effective, and efficient production of steel and aluminum cylindrical parts.
  • Setup and machining of parts per a specified blueprint.
  • Help identify and rectify any inefficiency within the shop with the main goal in mind to create a safe environment that is more productive with fewer quality issues.
  • Able to setup and maintain accurate cutting inserts, toolholders, etc.
  • G Code Programming
  • Measurement to ensure accurate machining
    • Use of micrometers, calipers and drop dial indicators
  • Daily machine cleaning and basic maintenance
  • Monitor and improve upon machine shop organization and flow efficiency


Contact: The Crystal Lake office at (815) 455-4490

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CNC Lathe Operator