CNC Machinist / Tool Maker

CNC Machinist / Tool Maker

companyAirex Rubber Products Corp
locationPortland, CT, USA
PublishedPublished: 10/30/2023
CNC Machinist
Full Time
1 - 2 years of experience
16-20 / hour


Job Responsibilities: Performs various duties associated with producing , repairing molds and have experience working with Mastercam software & CNC machine.

Accountability: Tool Shop Manager

Typical Work Activities:

  • Reviews blueprints and specifications for new molds to be produced, plans, organizes and completes all tasks associated with making the molds.
  • Informs and discusses any problems or issues relating to assigned jobs with the Tool Shop Manager.
  • Assists the Production Manager with running samples on newly produced molds.
  • In conjunction with the Tool Shop and Production Managers, resolves problems relating to the product of the mold and reworks the mold to meet required specifications.
  • Repairs existing molds as needed.
  • Assists in assembly of details for specific parts.
  • Produces metal fixtures or other metal parts.
  • May be required to assist in the maintenance and repair of Tool Shop Equipment.
  • Uses appropriate safety equipment at all times.
  • Performs other duties as required by the Tool Shop Manager.

Educational, Experience and Skill Requirements:

  • Trade school degree in tool and/or mold making which includes an apprenticeship program preferred
  • A minimum of two years experience in mold making or machinist required
  • Set-up and manage CNC machines to perform different jobs including drilling, grinding and milling.
  • Blueprint reading skills required
  • Knowledge of computerized equipment required.
  • Knowledgeable understanding and use of Mastercam
  • Must be able to work independently

Specific attributes are essential:

  • Ability to grasp concepts easily
  • Problem solving capabilities and creativity
  • Good judgment and common sense
  • Good organizational skills
  • Ability to be a team player

Company Description

Airex Rubber Products is a leader in the design and manufacturing of precision elastomeric products

Years of experience

  • 1 - 2 years of experience

Salary range

  • 16-20 / hour
  • 21-25 / hour
  • 26-30 / hour

Required skills

  • read blueprints and drawings
  • problem solving

CAM Software Experience

  • Mastercam