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Laguna Niguel, CA

Salary: $15 to $17/hour (DOE)
Date Posted: October 5, 2017
Job Type: Temporary to Hire
Job ID: 284012

Job Description

A technology accessory company based in Laguna Niguel is seeking an experienced Machine Operator. This individual will be responsible for operation of CNC mill and lathe machines. No programming experience is necessary, but is a plus. You will also operate various manual machines including grinders, punches, drill press and band saws. The company will train on the specific equipment and processes.

The hours are Monday to Friday, 11PM to 7:30AM. If you are only available between the hours of midnight to 6AM, that schedule may work as well. This is a temp to hire position and the pay ranges from $15 to $17, based on experience.

Basic Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operations on various shop machines
  • Maintain, count, identify and update inventory of material used (aluminum, peek, delrin, etc.)
  • Use measurement techniques, and measurement tools including, micrometers, calipers, pin gauges, depth gauges, radius gauges, optical comparators, and a variety of other tools
  • Handle and lift heavy tools and materials
  • Manage multiple tasks during cycle time; such as deburring, inspecting, and cleaning parts manufactured in machine shop
  • Maintain a clean, safe environment for yourself and others
  • Perform routine maintenance and cleaning of equipment


  • Minimum Education: High school diploma or GED
  • Ability to work independently and as a part of a multi-functional team
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced professional environment
  • Ability to follow tooling instructions and set up simple programs for all equipment
  • Ability to effectively communicate with co-workers and supervisor
  • Must have good driving record
  • Speak, read, and write fluent English
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations to accurately complete job tasks
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, or schedule form
  • Ability to follow directions to organize and prioritize job projects and requirements