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CNC Operator - Machinist

Braeside Displays Mundelein, IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Summary:

Programming, setting up, and operating flatbed CNC router machines in order to route and mill plastic parts within specifications. Responsible for maintaining quality and safety standards, keeping records, maintaining equipment and supplies.

Credentials & Experience:

  • Minimum 2 years previous CNC flatbed router operation experience

  • Experience with Alpha Cam or other CAM software

  • Experience with ERP software ( Sage 100 a plus)

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Bilingual English / Spanish a plus

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Able to successfully set up, pre-program, and run production as specified.

  • Comfortable using tools and maintaining machinery

  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Solid computer skills.

  • Solid math skills

  • Able to read basic measuring devices and technical drawings, diagramed instructions.

  • Able to manually move X, Y, Z, axis while in Jog Mode.

  • Able to perform physically demanding work – standing for long periods of time, bending, twisting. Lifting up to 75 lbs. Frequent movements of hands, wrists, and arms. Visual acuity – able to see objects less than a few feet in distance.

Major Duties:

  • Set up routers (fixtures, tools, speed, etc...) to successfully conduct the run as specified

  • Oversee cutting process, make adjustments throughout each job, catch mistakes as they happen and take necessary measures to eliminate errors

  • Performs secondary operation set ups according to work instructions

  • Inspect all completed parts for accuracy and uniformity based on criteria

  • Correctly complete work tickets and enter counts into Sage ERP program.

  • Direct temporary workers in their job functions

  • Must comply with all safety rules.

  • Perform daily, weekly and monthly maintenance tasks to ensure machine longevity, including lubrication, cleaning and tool replacement.

  • Maintain a clean and organized work center per 5S standards; (Straighten Up, Sort, Sweep, Standardize, and Sustain).

Braeside Displays

Why Work Here?

Friendly atmosphere, competitive salary and benefits, a profitable and growing company

Braeside is an industry leader in the design, engineering, and manufacture of stock and custom visual merchandising solutions and displays. Customers range from the mom & pop's to the Fortune 500. Braeside employs 25 full time regular employees and an additional 20-50 contract / temporary employees at its 80,000 sq foot facility in Antioch.


945 Anita Ave Antioch IL 60002
Mundelein, IL
60060 USA