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CNC Mill/Turn Machine Operator - $32.56/hour

Date: Apr 25, 2019

Location: Euclid, OH, US

Company: BWX Technologies

Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va., BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) is a leading supplier of nuclear components and fuel to the U.S. government; provides technical and management services to support the U.S. government in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities; and supplies precision manufactured components, services and fuel for the commercial nuclear power industry. With approximately 6,100 employees, BWXT has nine major operating sites in the U.S. and Canada. In addition, BWXT joint ventures provide management and operations at a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and two NASA facilities. Follow us on Twitter @BWXTech and learn more at



CNC Mill/Turn Machine Operator -  BWX Technologies, Inc.  -  Euclid, OH

Sets up, operates and inspects multiple conversational and CNC machining centers to perform machine functions such as cutting, drilling, milling, turning and boring of alloy and non-alloy work pieces by performing the following duties, plus all lower codes per managements discretion.



  • Setup and operate multiple machines.
  • Verify and inspect all features using appropriate inspection methods.
  • Reads and interprets blueprints, operating sheets, sketches, and related technical data to determine tooling requirements, setup procedures, control settings, and machining methods and sequences.
  • Mounts, aligns and secures tooling, attachments, and work piece on machine.
  • Selects and installs cutting tools in machine.
  • Enters commands to retriece preprogrammed instructions from database.
  • Calculates and sets machine controls to position spindle in relationship to work piece and to regulate factors such as cutting depth, speed, feed, and coolant flow.
  • Inputs either through automatic download of manually, all SPC information as defined by the engineering community to establish and maintain process controls.
  • Starts machine and monitors displays and machine operation to detect malfunctions or deviations.
  • Stops machine to change cutting tools and setup according to required machining sequence or to measure parts for conformance to blueprint specifications.
  • Enters commands or manually adjusts machine controls to correct malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining.
  • Operates machine manually to perform non automated functions and when automatic programming is faulty or machine malfunctions.
  • Discusses control media errors with supervisor or programming personnal to resolve problems.
  • Cleans machine, tools, and parts.
  • Performs machine maintenance, housekeeping and other duties as assigned by supervision.
  • Performs grinding function as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalency
  • Two (2) years of set-up and operation of CNC Milling and Turning Centers
  • Demonstrate CNC control abilities, including editing speeds, feeds, tool offsets, and fixture offsets on both milling and turning centers
  • Demonstrate above average CNC milling abilities on a test piece.
  • Read and interpret geometric tolerancing per ANSI Y14.5
  • Demonstrate use of various measuring instruments including dial bore gages, indicator snap gages, verniers, and .0001 micrometers.
  • Possess skills necessary to maintain accurate documentation and the ability to follow complicated procedures and document accordingly.
  • Own applicable personal tools.


Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl and talk to hear. The employee is occasionally required to lift and/or move up to 25lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.


BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) embraces diversity of thought, values individuality, encourages new perspectives and provides equal opportunity in employment for all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal, state, and/or local law.


Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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