Overton Chicago Gear CNC Mill Set Up Operator (Computerized Numerical Control Mill Set Up Operator) in Chicago, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/5095075 Job Summary: The Milling/Drilling Machine Operator' is responsible for setting up and operating a production machine in accordance with established procedures and guidelines. Reads and interprets blueprints and diagrams to select, position and secure machinery. Adjusts machine settings to complete tasks accurately, according to specifications, and in a timely fashion. May have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty with at least 5 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is required.


Loads and unloads own machine, assists and instructs others per supervisor's request.

Runs various types of machines in department meeting performance standards on all assigned jobs.

Operates, adjusts and uploads equipment as necessary.

Meets quality standards and does setups on all assigned jobs.

Checks own work to ensure it is meeting process and blueprint requirements.

Follows all safety requirements at all times.

Maintains equipment and cleanliness of working area.

Performs quality checks daily and assist with duties as needed.

Develops program tapes to produce product as specified

Edit and proof new tapes and programs.

Informs supervisor of damaged supplies and need for replacement

Completes routine inspection to ensure quality product

Complete duties as assigned in a timely manner.

Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.

Ability to identify and correct conditions that affect employee safety.

All other duties and activities as assigned or necessary to support the Operation.

Physical and Mental Demands:

Incumbent must physically and mentally perform the job demands as listed above.

The ability to handle high stress associated with high activity with tight deadlines.

Handle multiple projects (multi-task) in a fast-paced organization with shifting priorities.

Resourceful, "hand-on", "roll-up sleeves" approach to work while maintaining professionalism, positive demeanor and quality-focused manner.

Education: High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED)

Work Experience: Must have 5+ years related experience/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

High school or equivalent