companyDassault Aviation
locationLittle Rock, AR, USA
PublishedPublished: 5/21/2024
CNC Operator
Full Time

High school diploma or equivalent.

Minimum of one (1) year CNC machine experience, cabinet building experience, or equivalent.

Good mechanical aptitude and understanding of basic machine principles.

Computer proficient.

Able to set up and operate all standard equipment related to the CNC router process.

Must possess required tools and tool box.

Able to work from documentation such as drawings, f-standards, preparation packages, 3d models

Good working knowledge of math and geometry and be able to work in both Metric and English

units of measure.

Able to lift and transport up to 50 lbs. with or without reasonable accommodation.

Visual capacity and muscular dexterity to work on fine detail, high cost products with a minimum of errors and rework.


1. CNC experience preferred.

2. Able to solve practical problems when needed.

3. Able to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form.


Typical factory environment. May work in areas with high noise levels and limited climate control. May work in a confined space. Works with company's approved adhesives and chemicals and exposed to cabinet shop sanding dust.



1. Work with router programs, blueprints, company standards, work instructions, and performs necessary calculations using shop math to complete router programs and tasks related to making aircraft parts.

2. Apply edge fill compound to honeycomb panels.

3. Perform quality checks of fabricated items.

4. Select materials from stock to manufacture parts and to maintain traceability of materials.

5. Communicate and interact well with programmers and management to properly understand intricacies of programs and to efficiently operate the machines.


1. Maintain a clean and organized work area.

2. Complete tasks within assigned time limits.

3. Determine work to be accomplished to complete assignments within established schedules and plan accordingly.

4. Accurately log computerized labor data collection for time and attendance tracking.

5. May lead and train other personnel on specific job assignments as directed by supervision

6. Work in a safe manner in accordance with OSHA and company safety procedures.

7. Set up and operate standard shop equipment.

8. Select materials from stock.

9. Perform laminating tasks for cabinetry and related items or parts.

10. Perform all other duties as assigned.

Fields of study

  • CNC

Required languages

  • English