CNC Shift Lead (Graveyard) Needed Now!

  • Express Employment Professionals
  • Santa Clarita, CA, USA
  • May 17, 2018

Job Description


Salary: $24-28hr

CNC Shift Lead (Graveyard) Needed Now!

Will train on days and will go to 3 rd shift (7pm - 330am)

The CNC graveyard shift lead will be responsible to set up and operate all types od CNC Machines (3, 4 and 5 axis machines) for all production lines. Leads a crew of up to 6 operators over all machining centers. Follows predetermined procedures, mounts holding fixtures and cutters, loads programs and makes specified control settings. Positions work, checks machine operation and machines parts to drawing specification set forth in engineering blueprints and manufacturing plans. Changes setups and tools as specified in program instruction. Check own work for conformance and specifications.

Essential Functions:
  • Will be responsible for performing simple to moderately complex set ups under minimum supervision and operating 3, 4 and 5 axis machine centers
  • Mounts fixtures and tooling, loads programs and tapes
  • Makes specified control settings
  • Replaces dull and/or broken tools as required
  • Will be required to edit programs when necessary
  • May alter programs to meet blueprint or instruction requirements with authorization of the programmer or factory manager
  • Notify programmer of any and all program changes
  • Supervises a crew of up to six members in various machining centers
  • Trains operators as needed and documents all trainings to be entered into the employee training record and department training matrices
  • Assists in the development and modification of current machining processes, to streamline machining processes and maximize efficiencies
  • Recommends and selects cutting tools, reporting all changes to planning and programming
  • Troubleshoots and problem-solves technical issues within the manufacturing shops


Prerequisite Knowledge, Qualifications, Skills and Education
  • HS Graduate or equivalent
  • Must have 5 years of experience of operating 3, 4 and 5 axis machine centers
  • Minimum 2 years of related machining experience preferably on Mori-Seike, Makino, DMU 50, HAAS, and Fadal CNC Milling Machines in a set-up / CNC lead position
  • Must be able identify, alter and verify program to meet the blueprint requirements (MasterCam, SolidWorks, AutoCAD or CATIA experience is a plus)
  • Great verbal and written English
  • Experience with use of inspection and measuring tools
  • Great math skills
  • Great computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook and CAD experience)
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to read and comprehend blueprints, specifications, certifications to accomplish inspection of parts

Physical Requirements
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form the deal with several abstract and concrete variables
  • Great math skills - must understand geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
  • Self-started with ability to multi task and prioritize daily work assignments
  • Able to sits, walk, stand and able to work within a 75,000 facility


Schedule: 7pm - 330am + OT

Direct Hire Opportunity!

Company Benefits Include: • Medical • Dental • 401K • Paid vacation
  • Pay: $24-28hr

Express Office: Santa Clarita

28111 Avenue Stanford

Santa Clarita, CA 91355