CNC Machine Operator

Kennametal has a current opening for a CNC Machine Operator at our Asheboro facility.

Night Shift

Hourly Rate: $16 to start and raises once hired

Job Summary: The purpose of this job is to manufacture high precision inserts which meet all customer delivery and quality requirements.  Specific duties of the position include the set-up, adjustment, and operation of multiple manual and CNC machines and the verification that all dimensional requirements have been achieved through appropriate tests, inspections, and performing documentation on control plans. Duties also include tasks related to the manufacturing environment and Lean manufacturing principles such as safety, 5S, and standard work procedures.

CNC operators work in a team environment and are expected to assume as much responsibility for managing the productivity, workflow, and quality of their product line as possible.  CNC operators are also expected to follow all safety rules and regulations while in the  plant.

Education & Experience:  

  • CNC operators must have a high school diploma or GED.
  • Two or more years of manufacturing or military experience or two years of formal technical training is preferred with specific knowledge of blue print reading and GD&T methods of dimensioning, as well as proper use and care of precision measurement tools.