CNC Setup Technician
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CNC Setup Technician
Ref No.: 17-01158
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Title: CNC Setup Technician
Location: Detroit, MI
Term: Project/Contract
Ref ID: 17-01158

The Set-Up Tech must be able to read blueprints, work independently, problem solve.
perform repairs and maintenance on CNC tooling and fixtures.
  • Follow job layouts to set-up machines
  • Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces.
  • Maintains specifications by observing operations; detecting malfunctions; adjusting controls; replacing worn tools
  • Resolves production problems by altering process to meet specifications; notifying supervisor to obtain additional resources
  • Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs
  • All other job duties assigned
2.1 Knowledge
  • Have knowledge of speeds and feeds for carbide cutters used in machining tool steels
2.2 Skills and Abilities
  • Machine set-up and Maintenance
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Ability to program CNC milling machines using MASTERCAM.
  • Must have the ability to program conversational and tool path programs in multiple formats
2.3 Education
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Successfully completed a federal journeyman program in machining or Mold making
2.4 Experience
  • 5 years experience in related area