CNC Setup Operator

  • Full Time
  • Kittery, ME
  • Applications have closed

Website Leddy Group

CNC Setup Operator

Join a successful global manufacturer as a CNC Setup Operator! You’ll work a great first shift schedule at their Kittery, ME facility. This direct-hire position includes competitive pay and great benefits like profit sharing, 401(k), pension, medical, dental, PTO, and more!

Responsibilities of the CNC Setup Operator

Set up and operate multiple CNC Lathe and Milling machines simultaneously
Produce parts per specifications and quality standards
Verify dimensions of parts using various gauges
Perform basic preventative maintenance on machines, troubleshoot and resolve machine issues by repairing or replacing parts as required, and request assistance on more serious problems
Maintain inventory of all tooling, fixturing, collets, spare parts, etc.
Analyze tooling wear to aid in improving overall performance
Train and assist new and existing operators, setup operators, and cell technicians
Assist in analysis of non-conforming parts to determine root cause, and recommend/implement modifications as necessary
Complete paperwork
Maintain work area and equipment in a clean, safe, and orderly condition, and follow 5S+ safety standards
Perform other duties as assigned or required

Qualifications of the CNC Setup Operator

High school diploma or equivalent preferred
Minimum 2 years of manufacturing setup experience
Knowledge of advanced machining fundamentals and operating skills required
Mechanically inclined
Ability to read and understand blueprints, dimensions, and tolerances, as well as use precision measuring instruments, testing devices, and inspection equipment
Basic computer skills
Effective communication skills (verbal and written) in English
Good troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
Math skills including basic trigonometry (sine, cosine, tangent)
Hours are Monday through Friday, 7:00am-3:30pm, with voluntary overtime available. Pay depends on experience, starting at $23.30/hour. Apply today for this CNC Setup Operator position!

To apply, please email a copy of your resume to, call 603-749-4810, or apply online at

Veterans and military spouses are encouraged to apply.

About Leddy Group

We are a privately owned, regional staffing company serving northern New England since 1994. We are real people helping real people find meaningful employment through our specialties:  Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Customer Service, Engineering, HR, Industrial and Skilled Manufacturing.