locationAddison, IL 60101, USA
PublishedPublished: 5/21/2024
CNC Operator
Full Time
31-35 / hour
Location: Wood Dale/Addison

About OPTO

OPTO is a leading designer and manufacturer of retail fixtures in both domestic and international markets. We believe in relentless communication, we have a passion for growth, and are obsessively focused on helping our clients be successful. We apply a creative thought process to our customer proposals, product development, and internal operations. The excitement, innovation, and passion from our team members allows us to curate the best solutions for any retail environment.

Summary:The CNC Operator - Millwork role at OPTO involves operating and maintaining CNC machines for milling, cutting, and shaping various materials in the millwork industry, including particleboard, plywoods, and Acrylics. With a minimum of 2 years' experience in Millwork CNC machining (3-Axis) and basic computer skills, the Operator ensures accurate production based on provided drawings and blueprints. This position also includes tool making responsibilities, maintaining a clean workspace, and collaborating with team members. Exceptional performance can lead to growth opportunities into a Lead CNC Operator role, supporting project planning and coordination.

  • Operate and maintain CNC machines to perform milling, cutting, and shaping of various materials including particleboard, plywoods, and Acrylics.
  • Set up and adjust machine settings to ensure accurate production according to provided drawings and blueprints.
  • Utilize basic computer skills, including Microsoft programs, for job documentation and machine control.
  • Demonstrate tool making knowledge and experience, including measuring, changing, and creating new tools as needed.
  • Maintain an organized and clean work area to ensure safety and efficiency.
  • Collaborate with team members to optimize production schedules and quality control measures.
  • Conduct daily machine maintenance to ensure optimal performance and longevity.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and regulations at all times.

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in Millwork CNC machining (3-Axis).
  • Basic computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft programs.
  • Strong knowledge and experience in tool making, including measuring, changing, and creating tools.
  • Ability to work with a variety of materials, such as particleboard, plywoods, and Acrylics.
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to follow drawing documentation and blueprints accurately.
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills.
  • Experience with AutoCAD is a plus.
  • Familiarity with Router-CIM (CAM software), Biesse, or Homag machines is a plus.

Salary range

  • 31-35 / hour

Required skills

  • AutoDesk AutoCAD
  • Biesse