CNC Machinist

CNC Machinist

locationIndianapolis, IN, USA
PublishedPublished: 9/12/2023
CNC Machinist
Full Time
5 - 10 years of experience
41-45 / hour

Position Description

ISSI is ready to hire an CNC Machinist for our growing machine shop in Indianapolis, Indiana! We are located in Park Fletcher, on the inside of 465 near the airport.

Job Overview

The CNC machinist will setup and operate various small and large CNC machines on the shop floor. They will also inspect parts to ensure they conform to the print.


  1. Review job notes, part and tooling setup sheets and blueprints.
  2. Setup the machine for the required work holding, boring necessary chuck jaws, and aligning V-blocks, squares, vises and other working holding devices.
  3. Machine the parts, inspect them and populate FAIR and inspection documents. Having knowledge of shop inspection methods and tools are required.
  4. Assembles machined and purchased components based on a print.
  5. Work with engineers, other machinists and the shop foreman to resolve machining and assembly issues.

The duties listed above are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.

Position Requirements

Minimum Qualifications

  1. Work experience as a CNC machinist. 5+ years preferred.
  2. Experience setting up and operating at least one of the following: 3 axis vertical, 4 axis horizontal, or 5 axis vertical CNC mills.
  3. Experience setting up and operating CNC lathes.
  4. Can handle the physical requirements of an active, working machine shop - including standing, moving, tight spaces, good vision, and more.

Bonus Qualification - Programming!

Experience programming machines 3, 4 or 5 axis mills and 2 axis lathes using CAM software package. ISSI uses Inventor and Siemens NX for CAM programming.


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Indianapolis, IN 46241: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Application Question(s):

  • Do you know how to setup and operate a CNC Lathe?
  • Do you know how to setup and operate at least one of these:
    • 3 axis vertical CNC mill
    • 4 axis horizontal CNC mill
    • 5 axis vertical CNC mill
  • Do you have CNC programming experience?
  • Do you own machinists tools and can you use them on the job? Some of these tools include, calipers, micrometers, indicators, a mag base, a stone, etc.
  • Have you worked in a CNC job shop before? If so, what shop(s), how long and when?


  • Machining: 5 years (Required)

Equal Opportunity Employer
Group is an equal opportunity employer, along with all affiliated companies. Applicants will receive consideration for positions, without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (except where sex is a bonafide occupational qualification), sexual orientation, marital status, disability, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

Years of experience

  • 5 - 10 years of experience

Salary range

  • 41-45 / hour
  • 46-50 / hour

Required skills

  • setup

Machine Type Programming Experience

  • Lathe
  • 3 Axis Milling / Router
  • 4/5 Axis Milling / Router