CNC Machinist – Setup

CNC Machinist – Setup

Speciality: Industrial & Skilled Manufacturing, View All Jobs

Location: Kittery, ME, USA

Type: Full Time

Posted: 10-05-2020

Job Description

Leddy Group

 CNC Machinist – Setup 

The world’s leading manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems is looking for a CNC Machinist with Setup experience to join their team. The primary function is to set-up and operates CNC Lathe and Milling machines, operating several machines simultaneously.  You will be processing parts through operations that meet quality and productivity standards.

Responsibilities of the CNC Machinist – Setup 

  • Review paperwork and pull system and decide the sequence of machining operations.  Check material for correctness.
  • Revise the program or process to compensate for changes in tooling and tool locations.
  • Know most/all G&M codes; Know formulas for spindle speed and feed rate
  • Touch tools off pre-setter in lathes and indicate drills and taps on lathes and drills and reamers on mills.
  • Check all dimensions of part against blueprint.
  • Cross-trained and able to run multiple machines.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve problems on machines.
  • Diagnose issues with the machine and work to correct these problems. Notify supervisor when parts fail to meet specifications.
  • Maintain inventory of all tooling, fixturing, collets, spare parts, etc
  • Assist in analysis of non-conforming parts produced in the area to determine the root cause

Qualifications for the CNC Machinist – Setup 

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 2 years+ manufacturing setup experience
  • Requires knowledge of advanced machining fundamentals and operating skills
  • Basic reading and writing knowledge required for correct dimensions and tolerances
  • Must be able to read blueprints and work  schedules
  • Be able to use precision measuring instruments, testing devices, and equipment to check parts

Pay level is $22 – $27 per hour DOE. This is a Direct Hire opportunity.  The schedule is working second shift schedule 3:30 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.

Job Location: Kittery, Maine 03904

To apply for this position, please email your resume to, call 603-749-4810 or apply online. 

Leddy Group is a privately-owned regional staffing organization. We specialize in many areas including light industrial, skilled manufacturing, administrative, engineering, executive, human resources, accounting, and finance. View all of our current openings at

 CNC Machinist - Setup