9472 CNC Lathe Setup

Staff Position
Posted 3 months ago

Position Title:          CNC Lathe Set-up Operator
Location:                  Wolcott, CT
Relocation:              No
Position Type:        4 Days per Week – 40 Hour, First Shift Temp-to-Hire Position
Salary:                       $20 to $25 per hour D.O.E.
Position Number:   9472


Our Client, a contract machine manufacturer with more than 40 years of experience, has hired Hallmark to help them find and hire an experienced Lathe Setup Person who has some programming experience.

This Client is a supplier to the medical, aerospace, electronics, fiber optic and control industries.  In addition, they have facilities for CNC milling, CNC turning, centerless grinding, screw captivation, thread rolling and assemblies


  • CNC Lathe Set-up
  • Some basic programming on 2 axis lathes (G code)
  • Ability to set up machines for other people and keep tabs on them
  • Set-up and operate on short run, or intricate jobs that would not be practical to turn over to an operator
  • Programming is not essential but a plus
  • Must know how to set drills, tool bits, offsets, etc.
  • Work with a mix of Okumas, Omniturns, and Kia/Hyundai lathe using standard G code
  • Work with Okumas and Omnis, which have their own controls and Kias run Fanucs
  • Work schedule is a 4 day week, from 6:30 to 5pm. 1st shift only. Mon – Thurs


  • 3+ years of experience working with lathe set-up and operation.
  • Some basic programming on 2 axis lathes (G code).
  • Ability to set up machines, change and set tools, and make offset adjustments
  • Must know how to set drills, tool bits, offsets, etc.
  • Ability to work with close tolerances
  • Familiarity with an ISO9000 quality environment is preferred
  • Familiarity with various insert tools and cutting stainless steels will be important.
  • Ability to program using G code.
  • Knowledge of cutting stainless steels, titanium, and aerospace alloys
  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Responsible for first article inspection.



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Hallmark and our Client are Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employers.  We encourage all qualified people with the current right to work for any employer in the USA to apply.  NOTE: We cannot consider H-1 Visa candidates for this position.  Principals only, please.

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