CNC Operators -2nd & 3rd Shift

company5th Axis
locationSan Diego, CA 92111, USA
PublishedPublished: 4/7/2024
Full Time
1 - 2 years of experience
31-35 / hour
Job Type



5th Axis is the world leader in automated production, manufacturing, and machining. We are a turn-key solution provider with a focus on product development, milling, turning, assembly, plating, finishing and logistics. We are a leading innovator in technologically advanced CNC machining, delivering world class results. We pledge to continually improve our quality standards to maintain a position at the forefront in our field of expertise.

We have been in business for 18 years and are pleased to open positions on 2nd Shift & 3rd Shift Join our fast-growing, state-of-the art facility utilizing cutting-edge automation technology. Enjoy the opportunity to use the most innovative tooling on the planet to make your life a breeze. We have HAAS, Fanuc, Okuma and Heidenhain controlled machines and most of our machine tools are brand new!. We need a self-starter who can work with minimal supervision however we have tons of support on the floor. We offer a challenging and gratifying work environment and are looking for a seasoned pro to join our top-notch team. Lots of room for career advancement as we are expanding and value experienced machinists who have a passion for this industry. Are you up for the challenge? Let's start making chips!

2nd Shift schedule: Monday - Friday 2pm-10:30pm

3rd Shift Schedule: Sunday -Thursday 10pm-6:30am

Desired Skillset:

  • At least one year of experience running 3, 4 & 5 Axis CNC Machines
  • Basic Tool Set up
  • Good understanding of G&M Codes
  • Ability to read blueprints and highly proficient at dimensioning/tolerancing/speeds and feeds
  • Reliability and ability to listen and follow instruction
  • Team player and positive, cooperative attitude
  • Solution oriented and ability to respectfully communicate with colleagues
  • Running of manual CMM is a plus
What We Offer:

  • Training and room to grow
  • We pay 100% of our employees' costs toward medical, dental, and vision insurance.
  • Company sponsored life and disability Insurance
  • 401K with up to 4% matching
  • Paid holidays
  • Generous Paid Time Off accrual
  • Pleasant non-corporate environment
  • Fun team bonding events
Work Environment & Physical Demands

Manufacturing floor

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

This is not necessarily an all-inclusive list of job-related responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed as assigned.

  • Must be able to occasionally lift and/or carry up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to push and/or pull up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to continuously stand and/or walk for extended periods of time on concrete surface.
  • Ability to repeatedly kneel, bend, crouch, reach and/or stoop throughout the shift as needed to successfully perform job duties.
Are You Ready To Join Us?

Hyper-growth means hyper opportunity for employees! While many companies hire managers externally, we pride ourselves on our cultural value to promote our top performers from within. Today over 90% of our managers are promoted from internal roles.

5th Axis believes that everyone can make an impact, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to providing employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, creed, color, gender, religion, marital status, domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, pregnancy, military or veteran status, citizenship status, and genetic information. If you require an accommodation to complete the application or the interview process, please contact


Salary Description

$20-$35 per hour DOE

Years of experience

  • 1 - 2 years of experience

Salary range

  • 31-35 / hour

Required skills

  • Haas
  • Heidenhain
  • Okuma
  • Fanuc