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CNC Machinist

An established Pittsburgh based Injection Mold and Precision Components Manufacturer is searching for a Full-Time CNC Machinist. Candidate will need to be detail oriented with a focus on quality and productivity. Experience in the tool and die industry, specifically injection mold tooling, is a plus. He or she must be self-motivated, able to work independently as well as with a team, and have a desire to continuously improve their skill sets and technical knowledge.

Job Summary

The employee will be required to program, set-up and operate computer numerical control (CNC) machines to fabricate precision metallic parts. They must be familiar with a variety of CNC concepts, practices, and procedures

Essential Functions

  • Perform complex machining operations on a CNC milling machine and have the ability to read and understand G-code.
  • Post and edit CNC program to fine tune process for optimal performance
  • Proficient in tool room equipment including mills, lathes, and grinders.
  • Knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerance
  • Follow instructions both verbal and written.
  • Verify conformance of finished work pieces to specification, using precision measuring instruments.
  • Produce quality parts in a timely manner
  • Work with machinists, project managers and engineers to solve problems and improve processes.
  • Maintain plant & office cleanliness and organization.


  • High school diploma or GED required, plus 5 years related machine shop experience, or equivalent education.
  • Basic trigonometry and geometry mathematical machinist skills
  • Detailed knowledge of CNC machining technique.
  • The ability to lift up to 60 lbs.
  • Proficient at reading and understanding measuring devices
  • Proficient at reading and understanding blueprints and shop drawings


  • Minimum of 5 years CNC experience (not required)
  • Journeyman papers (not required)
  • MasterCAM experience (not required)
  • Tool and Die or Injection Mold experience (not required)


  • Flexible, Day shift

Ability to Commute

  • Pittsburgh, PA 15202
  • Reliable transportation required.

Competitive Benefit Package

  • We offer group health plan which includes Dental coverage
  • Additional benefits include: 401k, Paid time off, Holiday pay, Disability and Life insurance.


We offer a competitive salary in addition to our attractive benefit package that will be dependent on education and experience.

To apply for this position please send your resume to

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