CNC Machinist - (BU18)

companyHitachi, Ltd.
locationHolland, MI 49423, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/14/2023
CNC Machinist
Full Time
Holland, Michigan, United States

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Profession (Job Category):
Production & Skilled Trades

Job Schedule:
Full time


Job Description:

CNC machinist to program, setup, and operate 3-axis vertical machining centers. 2-5 years experience with setup and operation of CNC machining centers. Programming experience with CAM software preferred. High mix, low volume 2D and 3D milling of simple to complex machined details.

We are looking for a Machinist to join our day shift & night shift teams in Holland, MI. Night shift schedule is Sunday - Thursday, starting between 5:00PM and 7:00PM (Your Choice) day shift is Monday - Friday. You will operate various pieces of equipment to support our operation and help Skilled Trades, Applications, Controls, and Mechanical Engineering teams to design, build, program, and deploy custom automated equipment and solutions.
Apprenticeship Opportunities, Tuition Reimbursement & On the Job Training Available

What You'll Do:
  • Program, set up, and operation of machine tools such as mills, lathes, grinders and drill press. Typically, will be assigned a CNC vertical mill to be ran daily. Mazak, Hurco.
  • Read blueprints and machines metallic and nonmetallic parts to print tolerances.
  • Import CAD data and use FeatureCAM software to program CNC machining centers.
  • Calculate feeds and speeds, adjusts for cutting conditions to optimize processing.
  • Perform PM on machines and maintains the housekeeping of the work area.
  • Clearly communicates potential quality issues with management

Note: This list of responsibilities is by no means inclusive; however, it is intended to be a guideline for activities.

What You'll Bring:
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 2 years prior machining experience or vocational school preferred
  • Journeyman machinist preferred but not necessary
Skills You'll Have:
  • Maintain a steady pace while bending, kneeling lifting, and loading machines
  • Ability to obtain a Hi-Lo (ForkLift), Aerial Platform and Overhead Crane license, along with Lock Out Tag Out training.
  • Ability to provide own hand tools and toolbox suitable for the job (a list of those recommended will be provided). Most tools and set up equipment are provided by the shop.
Other Details:
  • $4/hour night shift premium.
  • Overtime available.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. as required.
  • Apprentice program available to become journeyman machinist if desired.
  • Fast-paced, high mix, low qty runs.
Company Overview

At JR Automation, A Hitachi Group Company, our talented teams leverage the latest technologies, innovative thinking, and decades of experience to provide our global customers with world-class automation equipment. We transform processes & optimize operations with the solutions we design, build, program & deploy for nearly every industry. Our people are the heart of our operations, and we believe unique skills and capabilities enable us to grow, collaborate and evolve.

Join our team of 2,200+ at one of the 27 facilities around the globe. We offer competitive pay, great benefits, apprenticeship programs, tuition reimbursement and training opportunities to develop your skills.

Come Think. Solve. Create. With Us!

Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

If you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job at JR Automation, please send the nature of request and contact information to jrcareers@jrautomation.com. Queries other than accommodation requests will not be responded to.

Fields of study

  • Machining

Required skills

  • Hurco
  • Mazak
  • FeatureCAM