CNC Technician

locationPortland, OR, USA
PublishedPublished: 2/4/2024
CNC Mechanical Technician
Full Time
Job Description Summary:
Programming and operation of computer numerically controlled (CNC) machinery to produce high quality mass timber products.

Job Description:

  • Work with Production Manager and Lead Assembly Technician to schedule workflow and ensure delivery schedule commitments and quality standards are met
  • Read, and understand shop drawings, blueprints, product specifications; process documents
  • Process CNC cut files and program machine tooling, be able to edit programs and translate tooling instructions into commands for the computer
  • Verify that the CNC machine calibration is within tolerance
  • Monitor CNC machine operation and safely intervene in the event of machine malfunction; subsequently investigate and solve any machine malfunction
  • Perform visual and dimensional inspection of parts, verify compliance with job specification and tolerances
  • Perform daily CNC machine maintenance and performance checks
  • Order replacement parts as required
  • Perform tooling inventory and order additional tools to ensure no delays in manufacturing
  • Perform tool maintenance, including tool sharpening
  • Perform CNC machine repair and replacement of internal parts
  • Able to interface with DDX software and perform tooling
  • Train new employees or current employees on how to operate the CNC machine
  • Proactively resolve potential issues
  • Help maintain a safe, clean, and healthy work environment
  • Report issues with tool, equipment or unsafe conditions
  • Adhere to all OSHA and Swinerton safety practices and procedures
  • Complete other responsibilities as assigned
  • Proven experience as a CNC operator
  • Ability to program machine tooling and operate precise measuring equipment
  • Ability to read and comprehend schematic engineering drawings and blueprints
  • Computer savvy, comfortable operating 3D CAD software
  • Mechanical aptitude, good math skills, and strong problem-solving ability
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to competently perform visual inspection of finished parts
  • Familiarity with power tools, forklift and overhead crane
  • Able to meet physical demands of the job: standing for extended periods, lifting loads up to 50 pounds, squat, bend or kneel while wearing a tool belt
  • Comfortable working in a variety of weather conditions
  • Strong sense of urgency
  • Forklift certificate
  • Overhead crane training and certification
  • Rigging training and certification
  • Always uphold Swinerton Core Values of Integrity, Leadership, Passion, and Excellence.