CNC Machinist III - 5-Axis Milling

CNC Machinist III - 5-Axis Milling

companyStructure Medical
PublishedPublished: 7/11/2024
CNC Machinist
Full Time
3 - 5 years of experience
31-35 / hour

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Exciting opportunity here to join a fast growing team in the beautiful city of Mooresville, NC (30 mins outside of Charlotte). 

  • $29 - $36 / hour + amazing benefits
  • Clean, state-of-the-art facility
  • Hands-on and supportive leadership team
  • Fast growing company and team. Opportunity for advancement. 
  • Doing meaningful work. 
  • Relocation assistance for out-of-state candidates



Performs senior level specialized CNC machinist work for Structure Medical, LLC. Work is performed under limited supervision with moderate latitude. Position relies on experience and exercises independent judgment to determine the best approach by using and interpreting policies and procedures.


LOCATION: Mooresville, North Carolina (just outside of Charlotte)

SHIFT: Full time role with various shifts available


  • Competitive Salary
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Paid Holidays & Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • And more!

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be provided to out-of-state candidates.  


  • Responsible for setting up and operating CNC machines; performs preventative maintenance on machines
  • Inspects parts and notifies the CNC Programmer of problems with equipment and/or tooling that may cause defects or lost time
  • Recommends process improvements to resolve problems
  • Receives process travelers and verifies that the components are correct
  • Problem solves any issues that affect efficient production; recommends process improvements
  • Performs first piece inspection once setup is completed
  • Checks parts according to inspection plans
  • Replaces tooling on machines
  • +more


High school diploma or GED; technical certificate preferred; supplemented by three or more years’ experience programming and operating manual or CNC machines in a mid to heavy manufacturing environment; or an equivalent combination of education, certification, training, and/or experience.


  • Working knowledge and understanding of CNC machines
  • Working knowledge of precision measuring equipment and the application of such instruments, including but not limited to calipers, micrometers, depth gauges, and indicators
  • Working knowledge of the setup of all required tools and machines
  • Knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
  • Knowledge of all aspects of job clearance
  • Knowledge of advanced math skills to include but not limited to adding, subtracting, multiplication, division, geometry, trigonometry, and algebra for the purpose of calculating material fabrication
  • Skilled in the use of computer software including but not limited to Microsoft Outlook, CAD/CAM software and Visual Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software
  • Skilled in working independently and following through with assignments with minimal supervision
  • Ability to clearly communicate and understand information in English, both orally and in writing


Structure Medical LLC is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, pregnancy, age, handicap, marital status and genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Founded in 2004, Structure Medical was built on the belief that life-changing technology is only as powerful as the people behind it. This fundamental philosophy of putting people first is reflected in every facet of our company culture and directly linked to our success and longevity as the premiere manufacturer of medical implants, instruments, and cutting tools for orthopedic surgeons worldwide. The company employs nearly 350 people across three locations; warm and sunny Naples, Florida, scenic and picturesque Mooresville, North Carolina, and in the technological hub of Madison, Alabama. Our clean, state-of-the-art facilities utilize the most advanced machine tools available to produce products that meet the highest quality standards.

Fields of study

  • CNC
  • Machining

Years of experience

  • 3 - 5 years of experience

Salary range

  • 31-35 / hour
  • 36-40 / hour

Required languages

  • English

Required skills

  • ISO 13485
  • FDA 21CFR820
  • precision measuring equipment
  • job clearance
  • geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
  • advanced math skills
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • CAD/CAM Software
  • Visual Enterprise Resource Planning
  • setting priorities
  • working independently
  • read blueprints and drawings

CNC Controls Experience

  • Heidenhain
  • Fanuc