CNC Operator 2nd and 3rd Shifts

Gibbs Die Casting Comac, 3093 Ohio Drive, Henderson, Kentucky, United States of America Req #3597
Monday, January 9, 2023
Gibbs Die Casting is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and as such will recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetics, physical or mental disability, or other protected characteristic.

CNC operator is an entry level position into CNC machining and requires no previous CNC experience. Starting pay(including shift differential) can range from: $16.50 to $19.01 + $1.00 for working 2nd or 3rd shift. As the manufacturing industry evolves more automated processes, CNC machining has become a highly sought after skill. This is a great opportunity for someone looking for a long term career in manufacturing that wants to develop the technical skills needed to succeed.

Working as a CNC operator you are responsible for safely and efficiently maintaining a CNC production line in a highly automated environment. This is a position that requires great attention to detail. Much of your day will be spent performing quality inspections to ensure that each and every part produced is perfect. One of the many things that makes this role so important is that often you will be the last person that handles the part before the customer. This means you are the last line of defense when it comes to quality.


·       Operate machining equipment per specifications.

·       Review SWAT charts at the beginning of each shift to determine if a deviation has been added or any changes have been made.

·       Pick up all parts not in process flow (they are considered scrap and should be scrapped at the beginning of each shift).

·       Inform Shift Manager or Production Manager of any trash or parts left behind by previous shift.

·       Perform gauging during shift as designated by SWAT Chart.

·       Follow SWAT charts and online gauging instructions unless a deviation is attached.

·       Inform Shift Manager or Production Manager of downtime and scrap levels above designated threshold.

·       Complete paperwork including rework, re-inspection, and leak-test operations.

·       Complete hour by hour boards.

·       Achieve expected parts per hour (EPH).

·       Follow all prescribed safety regulations including the proper use of all required personal protective equipment.

·       Follow all Quality Policy and Environmental Policy guidelines.

·       Maintain the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition according to established Gibbs 7-S Guidelines .

·       Able to work weekends and overtime as required.

·       Maintain regular and punctual attendance, in accordance with scheduled work hours, and overtime(OT) as assigned.

·       Meet all physical and environmental requirements.

·       Perform other duties as assigned by management.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED). Certifications:

Experience: One to three months related experience and/or training

Communication: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization.

Management has the right to revise this description at any time. The job description is not a contract for employment, and either you or the employer may terminate employment at any time, for any reason as outlined in the employee manual or other written agreement.  EOE including disability/veteran

Other details

  • Job Family PROD
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Regular
  • Travel Required Yes
  • Travel % 10
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