CNC Machinist in Portland, Oregon - #65706 | VanderHouwen

Portland, Oregon

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Job Id: 65706

CNC Machinist
This position performs machining operations and is responsible to meet the daily production requirements. This position is dedicated to getting the job done right the first time and promotes a safe work environment focused on overall continuous improvement and world- class manufacturing.

This is a swing shift position, onsite in Portland, OR.

CNC Machinist Responsibilities

  • Operate machine while proving out new programs.
  • Check tooling, setups, program coordinates, and any other information to insure a quality part.
  • Make all corrections as needed by editing program.
  • Make necessary notations for changes or corrections in control.
  • Make suggestions for further improvements in program to shorten run times.
  • Analyze tooling, setups and procedures and make recommendations for improvements.
  • Operation involves loading, unloading, and pre-positioning of work in fixtures, checking of parts for conformity with dimensional. specifications by use of fixed gages, calipers.
  • Remain constantly alert to detect improper machining.

CNC Machinist Qualifications

  • Two-year Machining Technology degree preferred.
  • Horizontal mill setup experience -Preferably FANUC Controls.
  • Read and understand blueprints.
  • Have an understanding of CNC G & M code.
  • Follow directions/instructions step-by-step. Has a working knowledge of speeds, feeds and tooling.
  • Inspect parts visually and mechanically for conformance to the print and process dimensions.
  • Able to operate forklift, overhead crane, and other lifting devices.
  • Experience in Machine Shop Math.
  • Perform routine preventative equipment maintenance daily.
  • Maintain work area and equipment in a clean, orderly and safe condition.
  • Good communication skills and attention to detail.

Salary: $22.08-$28.50/hr (DOE) + $1.14/hr shift differential.

Benefits are available to eligible full-time employees and can include coverage for medical, dental, life insurance, long term disability, 401k with employer match, and wellness programs.

About VanderHouwen
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.


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