CNC Lathe Setup Operator
at Ronin Staffing

Date Posted: 11/16/2019

Job Description

Title: CNC Lathe Setup Operator
Pay: $16/hr - $23/hr - depends on experience
Location: North Hollywood, CA 91605
Length: contract for 3 – 6 months + possibility of conversion to full-time
Hours: 2nd shift Monday – Friday
2nd shift:  3:30pm - 12AM

Summary:  Under minimal supervision operates a CNC 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.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Reads process sheets, blueprints, work orders and sketches of part to determine machining to be done, and operating requirements.
  • Inserts beginning point of tape in reading head of control unit.
  • 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.
  • Machines all types of metallic and nonmetallic materials.


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