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CNC Mill Setup and Operator

Manufacturing | San Jose, CA | Full Time

Job Description

Professional Plastics, a leading distributor of high-performance engineering plastic shapes, is currently offering great career opportunities in the plastics industry. We are a family-owned and operated business that values hard work, integrity and ethics. We are interested in hiring motivated professionals who share our core values and desire to be part of a dynamic team. Established in 1984, Professional Plastics has grown to 21 locations across the USA, Singapore & Taiwan. Professional Plastics is an equal opportunity employer and offers competitive pay and benefits.

Benefits Package: 

  • Medical 
  • Dental 
  • Vision 
  • Flexible Spending Account 
  • 401K Plan 
  • Basic Life and AD&D 
  • Voluntary Life Insurance 
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Vacation 
  • Sick Leave 
  • Paid Holidays

Shift: Night Shift

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: includes the following, as well as other duties that may be assigned.

  • Sets up, programs and operates mills independently
  • Loads program, loads tooling, makes program edits, adjusts offset and tool cutter comp to optimize production while maintaining quality
  • Works from schedule, shop travelers, established procedures, blueprints, written specifications and/or verbal instructions from supervisor and identifies deviations that can potentially interrupt productivity
  • Submit parts to Quality Control Department for first article of inspection, applies geometric dimensioning & tolerancing in process inspection and maintains high quality and safety standards
  • Utilizes various inspection tools such as calipers, micrometers, height gauges, coordinate measuring machines, optical comparators, gauges and other hand tools to support in-process inspection of parts to maintain consistency and repeatability
  • Tracks job set up and cycle time on traveler and in software
  • Maintains machine operation oil and coolant levels, updates preventive maintenance log and communicates any issue or malfunctions outside scope of expertise
  • Runs multiple machines
  • Cleans machine parts and performs machine maintenance

Experience: 2 years minimum CNC Machinist experience. 

Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran

Job Type: Full-time