CNC Operator

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Location – Watervliet, NY
Pay Range - $20-26/hour


We are currently seeking a CNC Machine Operator for one of our clients. This is for a 1stshift (Monday through Friday, 8am to 4:30pm) position. You'll read and interpret various drawings and instructions and adjust to changing conditions/variances. You'll use multi-axis equipment to perform necessary work and prepare various metals for production and assembly. Small and large run experience preferred.


Position Description:

  • Evaluate work orders and work with shift leads on daily priorities.
  • Perform setup processes, and operate all CNC, manual and precision measurement equipment.
  • Perform quality checks on products.
  • Read and interpret blue print drawings to make custom parts
  • Resolve issues related to defects or minor problems that arise.
  • Perform part and tool inspection regularly vs. specifications.
  • Assist co-workers and managers in other areas as needed


  • 2-4 years of experience working with CNC (2, 3, 4, and 5 axis machines), Lathes, Mills, Drill Press equipment.
  • Experience working with FANUC (or similar) controllers
  • Experience reading and interpreting print drawings/schematics
  • Precision measuring experience (calipers, micrometers, etc.)
  • Strong communication skills required.
  • Basic computer literacy to perform basic data entry
  • CNC Programming skills a plus.
  • MasterCam experience a plus


Are you the right fit?

Our ideal candidates are the type of people that want to get up for work every day, not sit around like a couch potato. The best candidates for AccuStaff are the ones who look at a glass half full, and are able to take advantage of each opportunity to show how they can contribute.  Do we control every opportunity?  Certainly not, but like our clients, we search for motivated people who want to succeed.

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