Our Client located in Vaughan, Ontario has an immediate opening for a CNC Lathe Setup Operator


  • Responsible for quality parts produced on CNC machines
  • Responsible for loading parts, proving programs, operating controls, setting offsets, simple edits, deburring and inspection of quality parts
  • Detect equipment malfunctions or out of tolerance machining and adjust machines
  • Compute dimensions and tolerances and measure and lay out work pieces
  • Set up, operate and maintain a variety of machine tools including CNC tools to perform precision, non-repetitive machining operations such as sawing, turning, milling, boring, planning, drilling, precision grinding and other operations
  • Verify dimensions of products for accuracy and conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments


  • Journeyman/Red Seal CNC Machinist certification
  • 5+ years of experience operating CNC machines such as lathes and milling machines in a heavy manufacturing environment
  • Ability to edit existing programs and test new ones
  • Ability to read drawings and specifications with an intermediate understanding of geometric tolerancing and dimensions
  • Knowledge of tool holders, cutting tools, boring bars, fixtures, and inserts used on various machines
  • Ability to fabricate new parts to replace defective parts during machine setup, maintenance, or overhaul
  • Familiar with AS9100 quality standards


Please submit resumes to [email protected] including salary expectations and availability or contact Chris Halliwell @ 1 800-339-5917 extension 108.

Job Number: 5284