Partners Personnel

CNC Setup Operator

CNC Setup Operator

Oak Ridge TN US

Job location

Oak Ridge TN US

Pay Rate$24.50/hour

Job Description

Partners Personnel Knoxville is now hiring for CNC Setup Operators in the Oak Ridge area!

3rd shift- Monday to Friday- 10pm- 6:30am

$21.14-24.50/hour Depending on experience


Applicants MUST HAVE the following to qualify:

  • Must have 2-4 years of experience on both Manual Lathe and Manual Mills

  • Must have the knowledge of cutting threads, grooves, and beveling on pipe


Responsible for loading and making minor adjustments to preset CNC programs and operating manufacturing machinery to produce acceptable product. Works within a team environment to meet departmental goals. Maintains work area cleanliness.

  • Perform CNC machinery set-up function by downloading preset CNC programs; make minor adjustments to CNC programs to direct sequence of machine operation

  • Operate CNC manufacturing equipment to produce acceptable product per work instructions

  • Inspect parts for defects as part of in-process inspection; record results and notify appropriate person of deviation when needed

  • Perform basic machine adjustments such as off-sets or setting tapers and basic preventative maintenance such as changing coolants, filters, etc.

  • Stack and transport product via hand-truck, pallet jack, forklift, crane, or hoist

  • Clean work area, machines, tools and equipment

  • Wears required personal protective equipment at all times in areas where mandatory


Job Requirements:


  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred, but not required



  • Three (3) year relevant experience


Functional/Technical Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to understand and act on verbal and written instructions

  • Intermediate math (algebra, geometry) and computer skills

  • Ability to learn, understand and utilize CAD/CAM programs and G and M codes

  • Ability to understand and use Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) and Statistical Process Control (SPC)

  • Must exhibit attention to detail as well as excellent listening skills

  • Must be able to work with a diverse variety of people from different cultures and backgrounds

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