CNC Lathe Machinist/Operator


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Located in Sterling Heights, MI

Salary: $17.00 to $20.00 per hour

Express Employment has partnered with a busy CNC Machining facility in Sterling Heights is looking to add CNC Lathe Machinists and Operators to their manufacturing team in both direct hire and evaluation-to-hire, permanent positions.


All 3Shifts Available!

  • 1st Shift - 6:00 am to 2:30 pm
  • 2nd Shift ($.50 Shift Premium) - 2:00 pm to 10:30 pm
  • 3rd Shift ($.75 Shift Premium) - 10:00 pm to 6:30 am
  • Health Insurance Available on First Day of Employment


Starting Pay: $17.00 - $20.75 per hour depending on experience


CNC Lathe Machinists and Operators are responsible for running one or more CNC machines, executing offsets and tool changes, troubleshooting machine issues with the Line Leader, and performing quality checks and adjustments in order to produce high quality parts in a timely manner.


Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Knowledge and understanding of metric/standard measurements and decimals
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints
  • Ability to run one or more machine while monitoring offsets and tool changes
  • Ability to understand and troubleshoot basic machine alarms
  • Load and unload parts and components
  • Control part specifications and quality adjustments
  • Ability to perform necessary procedures while maintaining cleanliness
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements:

  • 2+ Years CNC Lathe experience required
  • Ability to use basic gauges such as micrometers, calipers, height stands, attribute gauges, etc. to measure close tolerances
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, team-driven environment
  • Ability to understand and follow safety and quality guidelines
  • Ability to read, speak, comprehend, and write in English for completion of documentation and effective communication with teammates



  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance


How to Apply (choose one):

  • Respond to this ad
  • Resumes may be emailed to
  • Apply online at
  • Download the ExpressJobs App on Google Play or iTunes stores



Express Office: Rochester Hills
811 E South Boulevard
Suite 210
Rochester Hills, MI 48307
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