CNC Machinist

companyWET Design
locationLos Angeles, CA, USA
PublishedPublished: 5/9/2024
CNC Machinist
Full Time
WET Design
Burbak, California

WET® is the leader in creating environments and experiences worldwide through the primary medium of water and in the development of innovative design and technology.

At WET, we celebrate the natural union of people and water. We design contextually motivated, interactive experiences that bring people together, that draw a crowd and keep them there. What we do with water is magic!

CNC Machinist


We create projects that transform the way people experience nature's elements. Our creations are multi-sensory and we redefine the way people connect with the elements and with each other. We master nature's magic and with it we create experiences.

  • Set-up and operate a variety of CNC equipment performing various procedures on first and subsequent operations
  • Set-up and be in charge of CNC Lathe, CNC Mills and multi-axis machines
  • Making own set-ups
  • Mainly work with Haas, Nakamura, Mori Seiki, and Mazak machines and the MasterCAM CNC program
  • Design and fabrication of a wide variety of tools and fixtures that are used in the manufacture of various component parts and assemblies
  • Work from verbal instructions, drawings, and specifications
  • Use independent judgment and high technical skill, plus a good knowledge of shop mathematics and practices
  • Lay out work using knowledge of parts, engineering practices, and design
  • Designs should be such that parts can be produced practically and economically

  • (7+) years operating and (5+) years set up on CNC Lathe
  • (5+) years operating and (3+) years set up on CNC Lathe
  • Use all tooling and measuring equipment necessary (Mic's, Calipers, etc.)
  • Must be able to manipulate small delicate parts as well as larger, heavier stock and components
  • Full G-Code knowledge
  • Basic shop math
  • Must be able to walk or stand for 8 hour day
  • Team oriented
  • High attention to detail and ability to follow directions
  • Ability to work independently and take direction from supervisor or lead person
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Demonstrated personal continuous improvement
  • Moving moderate weight (50+ lbs.) by bending, stooping or reaching on a daily basis
  • Must be able to sit, stand, walk, bend or stretch in keeping with the demands of a typical tradesman role
WET is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with WET is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Required skills

  • Mastercam
  • Haas
  • Mazak