CNC Machinist II / III - Swiss 1st or 2nd shift - $2,500 Sign On Bonus in Bristol, PA at Tecomet

Date Posted: 3/12/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

CNC Machinists II  / III produce machined parts by operating and setting up a computer numerical control (CNC) machine; maintaining quality and safety standards; keeping records; maintaining equipment and supplies.The role requires the above to be accomplished within Tecomet’s principles of continuous improvement, customer driven innovation and a win first culture, while meeting company financial and other performance metrics.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operate and Set-up CNC machines within specified tolerances following work instructions and in accordance with machine programs and engineering drawings; 

  • Perform difficult CNC Machinist work including progressive machining of a variety of parts and different metals where very close tolerances must be maintained; 

  • Change dull tooling, and/or make minor offsets and adjustments as needed for tooling wear; 

  • Ensure product quality is achieved by working to operator owned quality (OOQ) standards and requirements including using a range of measuring equipment and interpreting readings; 

  • Perform routine maintenance as per daily machine checklist and adhere to PM schedule; 

  • Perform hand finishing; 

  • Follow Good Manufacturing and Good Document Practices (GMP/GDP) at all times including completion of job routers/ cards; 

  • Ensure safe working practices are carried out to minimize risks to the job holder and/or colleagues, including identifying and reporting Safety, Health & Environmental issues; 

  • Achieve set productivity targets and identify ways of improving productivity; 

  • Record all activities in a timely manner on the job tracking system; 

  • Identify and support Continuous Improvement activities; 

  • Identify and escalate manufacturing issues to the Team Leader and/or Supervisor, participating in the resolution as required; 

  • Maintain 5S/housekeeping standards within work area; 

  • Performs other duties or special projects as required or as assigned by supervisor;

Qualification Requirements

Educational/Training Requirement:

  • High School diploma or general education degree (GED); Associates degree/certificate in Tooling & Machining or Machinist apprenticeship preferred.  


  • 5 years experience with setup and operation of CNC Swiss Turning lathes

  • Experience programming CNC, preferred

  • Experience of working in a production environment, preferred 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to operate, setting up and maintaining a CNC Machine 

  • Ability to run multiple CNC Machines 

  • Solid necessary math skills, including measuring and keeping count records 

  • Effective at planning, prioritizing and organizing tasks and activities with the ability to deal with competing demands within specified timescales 

  • Ability to follow work instructions  

  • Proven record of quality, on-time production runs 

  • Demonstrable commitment to safety at all times 

  • Attention to detail alongside ability to perform repeatable task over a prolonged period of time 

  • Positive attitude, reliable, and a team player 

  • Ability to identify problems and escalate as required 

  • Good communication skills, written and verbal 

  • Solid computer skills

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Tecomet is an EOE Employer M/W/Vets/Disabled