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CNC Lathe Machine Operator

Company: Shine Career Collective
Location: Hillsboro
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Qualified Production & Development is a contract manufacturer with locations in Hillsboro, Cornelius and Tualatin, Oregon, serving the semi-conductor and other industries. Our products play a key role in high profile projects and products around the world. We specialize in prototype-to-production manufacturing. Having been established for almost 45 years, we have continued to grow, and thrive to meet and exceed the expectations and needs of our various clients.


Our team is growing, and we are seeking an experienced Lathe Machine Operator to join our team. Under General Supervision of the Production Manager and or Team Lead, the role's primary responsibility will be to operate factory CNC Lathe Machines that turn raw materials into usable components. Experience working in manufacturing, a keen eye for detail, and the ability to work unsupervised are all qualities we are looking for in a candidate. We are looking for an Operator who can work quickly and efficiently.

We are experiencing rapid growth and exciting change within our environment. We are developing new processes and creating structure to support our work, so someone who is adaptable, flexible, and comfortable working in an evolving and change-focused setting is crucial. If this sounds like you and an opportunity you would be interested in, we invite you to read on and further explore this opportunity.


Monday thru Thursday (Days) 6 am to 4:30 pm. or (Swing) 4pm-2:30am

Part time work avaiable


Read and interpret technical designs, blueprints, and models, input the design specifications, adjust the machine cutting paths, and perform quality checks on the final product.

Load materials into the CNC Lathe Machines.

Perform routine maintenance and troubleshoot any issues that may arise during the manufacturing process.

Train new and current staff on machine operation procedures.

Participate in shop floor general housekeeping, cleaning, and overall organization

Other duties assigned.


High school diploma or GED.

1-5 years' experience within a job shop or contract manufacturing environment.

Previous work experience as a CNC Lathe Machine Operator or Machinist.

Must be experienced in using the most current version of Master Cam.

Ability to read and interpret design blueprints.

Extensive experience with computer modeling software.

Strong attention to detail.

Ability to work independently and stick to a deadline.

Ability to stand for extended periods.

Technical and numerical abilities required.


A temperature-controlled production shop floor environment requiring sitting/standing for extended periods of time; occasional lifting of up to 25-70 lbs.; occasionally crouching or bending at the knees. Exposure to dirt and dust. Personal protective equipment (safety glasses, ear protection, safety shoes, shields etc.) may be required. May operate moving equipment (forklift) as required to perform essential job functions. General office environment with exposure to moderate levels of noise in a well-lit, well-ventilated, and fast paced setting.

Workload may be unpredictable, and pressure increased during peak times. Critical deadlines require considerable flexibility and adaptability. Disturbances of workflow and/or irregularities in work schedule may occur on an intermittent basis. Extra hours may be required, sometimes on weekends, weekdays, and holidays.

Schedule: Right now, we have both swing and day shift openings. We would like to talk with applicants who are interested in working swing shift or day shift. If you are open to both, please let us know! Day shift is M-Th 6am-4:30pm. Swing shift is M-Th 4:00pm-2:30am.


$23-$35 DOE - pay is negotiable depending on experience

Medical Coverage (100% paid for employee)

Dental Insurance

Life Insurance

Basic Short Term Disability Coverage

401K with an annual 3% contribution

Generous PTO schedule including PTO + Paid Vacation's + OR Sick Leave

Other employee sponsored elections structured to offer affordable rates

We are an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability. We are committed to excellence through diversity. Our employees work hard and play an important role in each project we send out the door.

This is a crucial position for our team, and the person filling it will be highly valued. We look forward to receiving your application today!

Keywords: Shine Career Collective, Hillsboro , CNC Lathe Machine Operator, Other , Hillsboro, Oregon

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