Swiss CNC Machinist A

Location: Framingham, MA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $52,000.00 - $60,000.00
Hourly: $25.00 - $30.00
Date: 11/1/2017
Job ID: 02106725
Job Description
Position summary: 
Primarily responsible for efficient and effective production.

Role qualifications: 
Must produce product in adherence to Quality Management System. 

Position Responsibilities: 
• Sets-up, operates, and verifies the quality of work on at least one of CNC Swiss machines 
involving close tolerances and difficult set-ups.
• Performs routine or repetitive operations in a manner which will consistently meet quality 
requirements and production standards.
• Actively participates in continuous improvement activities
• Performs repeat set-ups without supervision. May perform more complex set-ups with 
supervision.
• Monitors variations in program sequence, e.g., positioning, cycle time, etc., and makes 
necessary corrections.
• Assists with the prove-out of part programs for new work or critical variations.
• Works from drawings and/or specifications as well as Traveler instructions.
• Troubleshoots routine jobs without supervision and more complex jobs with supervision.
• Runs production and deburr’s parts as required.
• Evaluates production job performance compared to established production and quality 
standards, makes improvements to processes to enhance operations. Makes suggestions 
for engineering process improvements.
• Maintains required tooling, as needed, to manufacture parts to specifications.
• Conducts quality checks through the use of fixed or adjustable precision measuring 
devices.
• Lubricates and cleans machines as necessary.
• Maintains work area in a neat and orderly condition. Works safely, and complies with all 
established safety rules and work practices.
• Complies with Company, Department, and quality policies and procedures as applicable.
• Keeps Operations Manager informed of job related problems and other information 
related to work activity.
• Maintains a positive attitude and promotes a “team” approach throughout the 
Department.
• Performs multiple operations as required.
• Performs related work as apparent or assigned.

Essential skills and experience:
• High school education or equivalent, plus at least 2 years of Vo-Tech training in machine 
tool technology or a related area or equivalent.
• 2 to 5 years of CNC machining set-up and operating experience in a job shop 
environment.
• Very strong mechanical aptitude and problem solving skills.
Physical demands and work environment
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are 
representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential 
function of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with 
disabilities to perform essential functions. 
• Physical demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally 
required to walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach 
with hands and arm; balance; stoop; talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift 
and/or move up to 40 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close 
vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to 
adjust focus.
• Work environment: General machine shop environment.