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CNC Machinist - 3rd Shift

Leominster, MA

Posted: 05/12/2022 Industry: Manufacturing Operations Job Number: 14391

Job Description

Connexion’s mission is to provide "best in class" services to job seekers. We strive to achieve excellence in job placement, staffing, and recruiting services while treating candidates with the professionalism and respect they deserve.


Title: CNC Machinist

Hiring Organization: Connexion Systems & Engineering

Compensation, Benefits, and Employment Type

  • Duration: Perm
  • Pay rate: $22.00-$30.00
  • Job Location: Leominster, MA
  • Job#: bh14391


CNC Machinist


  • Operate computer-controlled machine centers to perform one or more machine functions.


  • Access ERP system to log into specific work orders
  • Insert and load control instructions into machine control units to start operation
  • Pull set up sheet for the product/program
  • Load work pieces onto machine
  • Clean and maintain machines, tooling, and parts to maintain equipment in optimal production condition
  • Lift work pieces, fixtures, and vices to machine manually or with hoist or crane
  • Listen to machines during operation to detect sounds such as those made by dull cutting tools or excessive vibration and adjust machines to fix any problems
  • Remove and replace dull cutters
  • Measure dimensions of finished work pieces to ensure conformance to specifications, using precision measuring instruments, templates, and fixtures
  • Prep stock for upcoming work orders on the schedule as needed
  • Ability to run more than one work center
  • Work safely to prevent on-the-job injuries following all safety regulations
  • Report manufacturing problems to shift lead for troubleshooting and resolution
  • Proficient with 3 and 4 axis machining
  • Adjust machine feed and speed, change cutting tools or adjust machine controls when automatic programming is faulty or if machine malfunctions
  • Calculate machine speed and feed ratios, and size and position of cuts
  • Insert control instructions into machine control units to start operation
  • Modify cutting programs to account for problems encountered during operation and save modified programs
  • Stop machines to remove finished work pieces, or to change tooling, setup, or work piece placement according to machining sequences
  • Understand and apply basic GD&T
  • Increased knowledge of CNC Programs and cutter comp offsets to control the tool to enlarge or reduce a product
  • Performs set-ups of the machines for various metals/alloys; stainless stees, titanium and cobalt chrome products and including plastic parts set-ups.
  • Must adhere to all company policies
  • Understand and follow quality management system procedures related to ISO 13485
  • Understand and follow Work Instructions and their related data collection documents (e.g., run sheets)


  • Availability to work 3rd Shift - Monday through Friday, 11:00pm - 7:00am
  • High School diploma or GED preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in manufacturing or metal working
  • Blueprint reading / interpretation
  • Experience with basic GD&T
  • Experience with Hurco 3axis and 4 axis machining
  • Basic knowledge of cutting tools ‘
  • Basic knowledge of G&M codes preferred


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Meet Your Recruiter

Emily Donahue
Regional Recruiting Manager

  • Directthe recruitment efforts for both the Quincy, MA and Providence, RI branches. 
  • Manages a distributed team of recruiting leads, individual contributor recruiters and account managers. 
  • Responsible for leading the fulfillment and execution of sourcing, recruiting, sales and business development practices across the region. 
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