CNC Lathe Machinist

locationSouthampton, PA, USA
PublishedPublished: 11/8/2023
CNC Machinist
Full Time
Job Type




Cadrex Southampton has a need to add an experienced CNC Lathe Machinist to setup and operate CNC Lathes to produce a wide variety of complex machined parts. CNC machining experience, a positive attitude, a strong work ethic, and the willingness and ability to learn are critical to success. Overtime is available and opportunity for growth into management level.

  • Setup and operate CNC Lathes for production of complex parts
  • Interpret engineering drawings and process sheets to determine work requirements
  • Prove out and edit G Code based CNC programs
  • Inspect machined parts through use of mechanical inspection tools, CMMs, and gages to validate that parts conform to engineering drawing requirements
  • Be accountable for the quality of work performed, including, but not limited to:
  • Applying appropriate inspection methods for your process
  • Ensuring proper completion of quality documentation associated with your process
  • Maintaining a clean and orderly work environment
  • Ensuring proper workmanship, handling, and deburring of parts
  • Contribute ideas that eliminate waste and ensure continuous improvement of production processes
  • Support a productive and positive team culture by operating multiple spindles (when possible), sharing knowledge with your peers, and maintaining the hours and attendance needed to support the company's mission
  • Continue to grow as a machinist with a willingness to implement new tools, new ideas, and new technologies as they become available

  • Experience setting up and running CNC Lathes.
  • A positive attitude with a desire to problem solve is an absolute requirement.
  • Experience editing and proving out CNC programs.
  • Experience reading and the ability to comprehend engineering drawings and manufacturing plans (process sheets)
  • Understanding of GDT a plus.
  • Familiarity with live tooling, gantry systems, robotics, bar feeders, and automation accessories a plus.
  • Working knowledge of speeds and feeds
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills a must
  • Highschool Diploma
  • 2-year technical certification or equivalent experience preferred
  • Onsite
  • 1st Shift - Flexible Start
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to work near moving mechanical parts and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to the risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate and occasionally loud
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, sit, use hands and fingers, handle or feel, and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus

CADREX Manufacturing Solutions is a leading provider of complex sheet metal and machined production parts, assemblies, and weldments for a variety of end markets, including electrical transmission and distribution, warehouse automation, technology, aerospace & defense, medical, food, and industrials. With locations in Colorado, Pennsylvania, Illinois, Washington, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan, Indiana, Massachusetts, Oklahoma, and Monterrey Mexico, CADREX offers numerous in-house manufacturing capabilities, including laser cutting, sheet metal fabrication, complex assembly, CNC punching, CNC machining, forming, robotic welding, stamping, fastener insertion, and tool and die manufacturing, to effectively serve customers with lights-out manufacturing capabilities for mid- to high-volume production. For more information, visit www.cadrex.com.

Cadrex provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Fields of study

  • Machining

Required skills

  • Laser