CNC Machine Operator - Columbia Falls, MT

Employer: Defiance Machine

Job Description:
CNC Operator
Job Summary
Defiance Machine is currently seeking full time CNC operator to join our team. If you would like to work for a highly respected company, in a self-managed environment, in one of the meccas for outdoor activities, you should consider Defiance Machine. We are a premier manufacturer of bolt action receivers for the demanding hunter, precision shooter and sportsman world-wide, located in the beautiful northwest corner of Montana. Our actions are used for all aspects of target shooting and hunting due to close tolerance and innovation which deliver outstanding accuracy, and nearly unlimited options. The manufacturing of this quality product requires team members who seek quality in their production, work well with others and can be self-managed. The regard for our team is shown in the overall approach to their well-being by a very competitive benefits package. Benefits include competitive pay, PTO, health insurance, 401 (K) match to 4%, HAS which is company funded, and short- and long-term disability. The work environment of Defiance seeks those individuals who can perform their responsibilities without constant supervision and oversight. Our production facility is located 30 minutes from the west entrance to Glacier National Park and its lakes and mountains for hiking and sightseeing. This corner of Montana offers nearly all aspects of outdoor activities, including water sports, snow skiing, hiking, biking, hunting, and fishing. The Flathead Valley is one of the fastest growing areas in Montana, with quality medical facilities, many franchises retail offering and a full array of dining establishments, while maintaining small town Montana feel.
Responsibilities and Duties
• Prepare and operate CNC machines to perform tasks such as drilling, grinding, milling etc.
• Understand specifications of the task at hand and the desired results by reading blueprints, mechanical drawings etc.
• Translate instructions into computer commands so the machines can perform the correct function
• Prepare and load raw materials and parts onto the machines
• Prepare a test run to check if the machine produces outputs according to specifications.
• Set machines to complete full cycles to fabricate large number of parts
• Supervise the machines while they execute the tasks and make any necessary adjustments to produce better results
• Inspect and measure finished products and compare them with requirements to determine if the process has been completed properly
• Check and maintain machinery daily to ensure functionality
Skills & Experience
• Strong understanding of GD&T
• Knowledge of Edit NC and Fanuc controls
• Microsoft Office (Word, Excell, Outlook)
• Ability to interpret drawings and schematics
• High school diploma or equivalent
Physical Requirements
• Ability to lift 35lbs safely
• None – CNC Operator 2 years desired
Work Authorization
• United States (Required)
Each member of our team is expected to recognize the supplier/customer concept within our organization. Simply put, each operation receives product from another product area and passes on the enhanced product to another area. In each instance the next step requires consistent quality and on time delivery.
Key to these relationships is giving and receiving constrictive feedback.
Tis position is for a production CNC operator. The person we seek is one who can pride in their contribution to the highest quality component sought world-wide and recognize their part in that process.
Positions are available for NIGHTS and WEEKENDS. Night shift begins late afternoon and runs 8-10 hours, with shift differential. Weekends consists of 3, 12-hour days Friday – Sunday.

Contact Person: Chad Triolo
Phone: 4067562727
Location: Columbia Falls, MT
Application Method: Email
Base Pay: $22.00 Per Hour (+Night/Weekend Shift Differential)

Posted on January 04, 2023

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