CNC Operator

Aerotek Santa Ana, California
cnc cnc lathe machining calipers blueprint inspection setup operation tools devices materials operators
March 15, 2023
Santa Ana, California


Day shift (7am-3:30pm) CNC operators needed. One Mill operator and one Lathe operator for the machining team. Ideally looking for a candidate with some setup experience but open to entry level if technical school training or hands on experience.

Job details:

Operates a compliment of multiple machines in a safe and productive manner consistent with procedures and guidelines.

Assists others in operation of various machines during set ups to maintain work flow and efficiency.

Reads and interprets blueprints.

Removes, replaces or sharpens any related tools or blades, resets and/or makes adjustments as necessary.

Able to use measuring instruments such as micrometers, calipers, gauges and similar devices for the purpose of maintaining and documenting quality requirements.

Able to select proper materials/parts as prescribed by routing package, and load appropriate materials/parts into machines or feeding devices.

Thorough knowledge of machine operation and machining practices as related to the equipment. Able to perform all essential job duties.

Able to operate any material handling equipment or be trained.

Able to perform running maintenance as required.

Must maintain work area in neat, orderly condition.

Performs all related duties as assigned by supervisor.

Basic math skills, i.e. ability to subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure. Use fractions and decimals. Able to work with rate, ratio and percent calculations as well as graphs.


Cnc, Lathe, Blueprint, Mill, Inspection, Cnc mill, Cnc lathe, Calipers, Setup

Top Skills Details:


Additional Skills & Qualifications:

- Mill or Lathe set up or operating experience

- Blueprint reading

- Inspection of parts using measuring tools (calipers and micrometers)

- Ideally trade school experience for machining

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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