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CNC Machine Operator in Fullerton, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 1/10/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: 2115516

Nelson Staffing is currently hiring an CNC Machine Operators in the city of Fullerton, CA.

CNC Programmers will be responsible for downloading the program into the machine, loads the proper cutting tools into the tool holder, position the work piece on the CNC Machine or other machines and then starts the machine.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Setup and Operate CNC (Fadal Controls) and Manual Mills and Lathes
  • Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials onto machines.
  • Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process.
  • Setup, Adjust and operate the basic machine tools to perform precision machining process.
  • Measure, examine and test completed parts in order to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications using instruments such as micrometers and calipers.
  • Performing general cleanup and maintenance of work area
  • Follow all safety procedures as discussed in training and meetings
  • Other duties as assigned.

    Skill Requirements:

  • 2+ years' work experience of similar nature within the Manufacturing Industry.
  • Experience with ISO 9001 environment a Plus.
  • Experience with Measuring Tools such as Calipers, Micrometers, Shore Gauges etc...
  • Must be able to Interpret Blueprint/Drawings
  • Must possess strong interpersonal skills to deal with people at all levels with the organization and outside.
  • Must be able to Speak, Read and Write in English Fluently (Bilingual Spanish a Plus)
  • Good problem-Solving skills
  • Able to read and interpret schematics, drawings and engineering documentation.
  • Advance mathematic skills
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail
  • Work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to organized, prioritize and successfully multitask.
  • Physical ability to do work requiring frequent Standing, Sitting, Vision and Manual Dexterity are essential function for this position.
  • Physical strength sufficient to lift and carry up to 50 pounds frequently.


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • College Degree or Formal Training Preferred

Qualified candidates please submit your resume to and call us to schedule an interview at (949) 629-1600.

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