Set Up Operator - CNC - 2nd Shift

locationDanbury, CT, USA
PublishedPublished: 1/28/2024
CNC Operator
Full Time
26-30 / hour
Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Set up and programming of operating machines including accuracy and effectiveness checks in various test sequences
  • Oversee ramp up of machines after setup procedure and support Operators in operating the machines
  • Support maintenance in the repair, prevention of downtime and inspection of machines
  • Follow documented procedures and processes and maintain accurate records and tracking
  • Check finished product/product component and submits for approval
  • Follow all safety and production rules and ensure proper use of personal protective equipment (PPE) at all times
  • This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "US Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. "US Person" includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.
Your Qualifications


  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Ability to use instruments for measuring and to identify defects
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions and write clear communications in English
  • Ability to operate complex machinery for use in inspection
  • Good visual acuity
  • Ability to lift medium-heavy objects if required
  • External applicants must be authorized to work in the US without employment visa or other sponsorship

  • Multiple years of experience operating complex machines in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience working with power tools
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints
Our Offering

  • Salary Range: $25.00 to $29.00
  • 2nd premium available
  • Hiring Bonus: $1500.00 paid out in steps
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life insurance and 401k eligible with up to 6% company match
  • Please see all our benefit offerings at Schaeffler Benefits

As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.

Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.


Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.

Keywords: Production; Production

Job Type: Operator
Job Family: Production
Contract Type: Not Applicable
Schedule: Full-Time

Salary range

  • 26-30 / hour

Required languages

  • English