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CNC Machinist

Farmington Hills, Michigan - Posted on October 18, 2022
Published By Jessica Trahey

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Now hiring a CNC Machinist / Set Up Technician for direct-hire!

Job Description

Trillium Staffing has a CNC Setter-Set up Technician position available in the Farmington Hills, MI. area.

Direct hire opportunity working at our client location who is an established machining manufacturer. Anticipated pay range up to $35.00 an hour based on experience and skills. Hours will be 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. with some possible OT at the end of the day. Must be flexible to work some weekends as needed and be able to travel to customer sites on occasion to set up machines. Sets up and operates numerical control machines or machining centers to perform various machine functions, such as turning, cutting, drilling, milling, reaming, boring, and grinding of metallic and nonmetallic work pieces by performing the following duties.

Duties: (Included but not be limited to the preparation of the following)
-Program / Set-up and Operator CNC Lathe Machine to specifications on blueprints provided, or as instructed.
-Prepares and pre-sets all tools needed for machining operations.
-Set-up tools (both turning and milling) and CNC Machine offsets needed to complete work assigned to you.
-Verifies geometry to machine protocols.
-Reads and interprets blueprints, planning sheets, sketches, and related technical data to determine tooling requirements, setup procedures, control settings, and machining methods and sequences.
-Understanding of the Vertical X, Y, and Z axis with the Vertical machine center for complex parts.
-Assembles cutting tools in tool holders and positions tool holders in machine.
-Must provide all your own set-up and measuring tools (mic’s, calipers, Allen wrenches, etc.)
-Must have good self-dexterity and the ability to communicate with coworkers.
-Must be able to work independently or with little direction.
-Ensure compliance to operational control plans pertaining to significant environmental aspects.
-Ensure compliance to emergency preparedness and contingency plan.
-Ensure identified wastes are handled as per the environmental operational control plans.

If interested, please apply today!


-Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering; or 1-2 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience Or, 5 plus years of hands on machine set up

Skills and Special Requirements/Licensing: (Included but not be limited to the preparation of the following) -Create and edit CNC programs to produce a finished workpiece.
-Properly Stage material, tools, fixtures to support build schedule for assigned machines.
-Provide feedback to Engineering and Quality to improve processes and reduce cycle times.
-Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word, SAP and Windows.

Trillium has been recruiting and placing accounting, finance and technical professionals for over 30 years. From Fortune 100 companies to small businesses, our philosophy remains the same: to achieve excellence by providing quality employees with an uncompromising level of service. We believe in honesty, integrity, and a simple philosophy of providing value to our customers and our employees. We strive to be unsurpassed in the recruitment and placement of technical professionals. Trillium is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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They have consistently met our needs by providing qualified employees in a very prompt time frame.