1st & 2nd Shift, CNC Operator

locationNashua, NH 03063, USA
PublishedPublished: 2/11/2024
CNC Operator
Full Time
SUMMARY:Wakefield Thermal is seeking talented, motivated and dependable CNC Fabrication Machine Operators to join us at our new facility in Nashua, NH. In this role the operator will operate a CNC machine based on scheduling and production goals, as they relate to our monthly/quarterly and annual metrics. We prefer experienced operators but will train the motivated and committed employee!


  • Reviews blue print specifications to understand operating sequence of respective machine.
  • Loads work pieces into machine as instructions provide and unloads finished parts.
  • Measures work pieces for conformance to specifications and documents it as required. Check thread depth and No and Go gauges.
  • Clean parts with air hose as needed.
  • Performs secondary operations as defined by traveler, using various machines/tools such as files, drill presses and sanders.
  • Performs selected repetitive maintenance tasks, and housekeeping tasks as necessary.
  • Participates in problem solving activities and contributes to quality improvements amongst leadership and department teammates.
  • Actively promotes teamwork atmosphere and supports team development.
  • Responsible for cleanliness of his/her own work area and the general housekeeping of the Company.
  • Reports any unsafe conditions and machine malfunction to set up person/Supervisor/Manager.
  • Ensures quality of parts before forwarding them to next operation/process.
  • Understand and complete all paperwork.
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • High school diploma required, further technical education highly desirable.
  • 6 months of CNC experience required as a minimum, or formal training from a reputable institution.
  • Solid math skills.
  • Ability to read measuring tools required.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints a must.

Continuous mental and visual attention is required. Requires constant alertness or activity. Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand and occasionally required to walk, sit, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

Reasonable accommodations can be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the essential functions of this position, the employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts. The employee is required to wear safety glasses, hearing protection and safety shoes.

Fields of study

  • CNC