CNC Machinist

  • 25
  • Roscoe
  • Contract
  • Petrochemical
Good Day!
NES Fircroft has a great new job opportunity open with one of the country’s most admired chemical companies, based out of their plant in Roscoe, IL for a CNC Machinist. This role is responsible for programing and operating CNC lathes & mills, as well as setting up and operating other various manual machining equipment. Also, enjoy a 4-day work week Monday-Thursday! If this sounds like a great opportunity for yourself or someone you know, please reach out to Dan Ilagan at Additional job details can be found below.

What’s in it For You:
  • The opportunity to take on some of the world’s most meaningful challenges, helping customers achieve clean water, safe food, and healthy environments
  • The ability to make an impact and shape your career with a company that is passionate about growth
  • The support of an organization that believes it is vital to include and engage diverse people, perspectives and ideas to achieve our best
  • Comprehensive benefits package starting day one of employment including medical, dental, vision, matching 401k, company paid pension, stock purchase plan, tuition reimbursement and more!
  • Our Roscoe, IL plant has a four-day work week! All shifts are Monday-Thursday.

Position Details:
  • Location: Roscoe, IL
  • Work week and Shift: Monday-Thursday, 6:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Compensation: Hourly rate based on skills and experience
What You Will Do:
  • Program, Set-up, and operate CNC lathes and CNC milling machines
  • Set-up and operate on manual lathes and milling machines
  • Program new components, as well as optimize programs to run more efficiently
  • Work from blueprints, engineering specifications or verbal instructions and lay out own work
  • Process necessary transactions related to labor reporting and record keeping
  • Wear and use all safety equipment provided and follow all safety procedures
  • Verify all safety devices are functioning properly
  • Continually identify opportunities for system and process loss elimination to improve safety, efficiency, reduce cost and/or increase service to our customers.
  • Loss analysis and improvement project participation using TPM tools such as root cause analysis (RCA, 5 Why’s, OPL’s, etc. 
  • Actively participate in regular Kaizen events using TPM tools and methodology.  Ensure sustainability of improvements.
  • Recommend and implement measures to improve departmental productivity and efficiencies, product quality, methods and working conditions so that downtime is minimized using teamwork and TPM/continuous improvement principles. Promote process and safety improvements through coordination with leadership, T-Card process, WIN Wall process, and other appropriate methods. 
  • Proactively communicate maintenance needs, quality issues, or other situations that impact safety, quality, or productivity to Team Lead, Coach or the appropriate functional/department leader
  • Continuingly identify opportunities for system and process loss elimination using TPM tools such as root cause analysis (RCA), 5 why’s, OPL’s, etc.
  • Ensure constant communication with management on daily activities and losses inherent to our process
  • Adhere to all plant procedures
Minimum Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or GED
  • 5 years’ experience in programming, set-up and operations of CNC lathes, milling machines
  • 5 years’ experience reading and interpreting blueprints, both metric and U.S. standard, must be knowledgeable in tolerance interpretation.
  • 3 years’ experience and able to proficiently use precision measuring instruments - micrometer, calipers, tape measure, dial indicator, etc.
  • High level of mechanical aptitude and manual dexterity
  • Ability to distinguish between various metals
  • Ability to perform shop mathematical calculations
  • No immigration sponsorship offered for this role 
Physical Demands:
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Experience with G-Coding
  • Experience using Haas CNC mill
  • Machinist certification
  • Experience with drill press and other shop tools
  • Self-motivated and the ability to understand piece rate calculations

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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