Our client in Windsor, Ontario has an immediate opening for a CNC Lathe Machinist.


  • Study drawings and specifications to determine dimensions, tolerances and the sequence of machining operations using knowledge of shop mathematics, metal properties and the methodology and procedures of machining
  • Ensure that all lay-out lines, points and dimensions are accurately marked on the detail to be machined and that the machine is set-up in accordance with the lines, points and dimensions
  • Observe machining progress to verify conformance of the detail to specifications by using measuring instruments such as scales, calipers, micrometers, Vernier and fixed gauges
  • De-burr and finish the detail after machining by filing, grinding or scraping
  • Monitor and maintain the machine and its functions as they relate to the general cleanliness of the machine, scheduled maintenance of the machine, coolant pressure, power, temperature and capacity
  • Understand the necessary tooling for specific machines to accomplish the machining per blueprint specifications
  • To understand and have knowledge of machine mechanics and/or its control function depending on the type of machine assigned, insuring that assigned function can be completed for specific machine
  • For CNC controlled machines, the operator is to understand the function of the specific Controller capabilities program parameters in order to load, evaluate and run specific program
  • Input additions, deletions and change to the machining program as instructed by the CAM department


  • Completed Apprentice Program and Certification in the trade by the Province of Ontario or equivalent and/or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum 3 years work related experience
  • Ability to work well with others as part of a team
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints
  • Able to program G&M code
  • Heidenhain experience is a must; and Fanuc/Siemens is preferred.


Please submit resumes to jim@halliwellconsulting.com including salary expectations and availability or contact Chris Halliwell @ 1 877-737-6562 extension 107.

Job Number: 5266