CNC Set-Up Tech – 2nd shift



To set up manufacturing equipment in a safe and effective manner.


  • Set up and operate a CNC machine (Welding, Mill, Lathe) to fabricate parts from blueprints and drawings.
  • Read and interpret blueprints and engineering drawings to determine necessary material quantities and sizes.
  • Prepare and place material on the table or other workbench for cutting or shaping.
  • Cut material using precision diamond or grinding machines to shape tiny parts or large-scale patterns.
  • Set up machines for repeated use (e.g. 3D printing).
  • Monitor machine operation and report any issues or malfunction.
  • Document all actions and results of a machine using our Quicktime 3D CAD software.
  • Check quality of finished parts against specifications using an external quality inspector.
  • Maintain clean work area and tools in order to ensure high quality standards.
  • Perform other duties as required.

Desired Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience operating CNC machines in a manufacturing environment (CNC Welding, Mill, Lathe)
  • High school diploma or GED; college degree preferred

Essential Job Functions

  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time
  • Lift up to 50 lbs
  • Use manual dexterity with small hand tools
  • Read and interpret blueprints
  • Understand basic math skills
  • Work independently
  • Follow verbal instructions
  • Communicate with supervisors and coworkers
  • Maintain positive attitude
  • Work well with others
  • Pay attention to detail.
  • Must be able to work overtime when required


The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary and will be eligible to participate in a comprehensive benefits package.

  • 401 (k) with company match
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Job Type



Baxter, MN

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