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CNC Swiss Lathe Machinist in Wheeling, IL at Dynomax, Inc.

Date Posted: 9/28/2018

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Job Description

Dynomax, Inc is expanding!  We are adding brand new, state of the art CNC Machines and seeking to find the best Swiss Lathe Machinists out there.   This is a great opportunity for an experienced Swiss Lathe Machinist who desires exciting and challenging work to join our manufacturing team using our advanced, precision CNC machines.

The Swiss Lathe Machinist will be responsible for setting up one or more Swiss lathes through complete processing of advanced components utilizing metal machining knowledge to setup and operate CNC lathes. 2nd Shift opportunities are available. 



  • Read and interpret blue prints, work instructions and other engineering information to determine the machining process and sequence of operations
  • Measure dimensions and tolerances using hand measuring tools
  • Machine parts to specifications on a 7 axis CNC Swiss lathe
  • Setup and adjust holding fixtures, machine tools and work material in accordance to work instructions with assistance
  • Check and maintain machine cutting tools for adequacy in operation
  • Start and stop the machine at the beginning and end of each operation cycle
  • Listen for sounds made by machine malfunctions
  • Calculate and monitor speed and feeds of the machine with assistance of Department super visor.
  • Ensure work pieces are properly lubricated and cooled during the machining process
  • Conduct proper inspection of first-run and in-process parts
  • Accurate record keeping- log information on scraped parts and complete production routers accordingly
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment
  • Ensure the quality of machined parts
  • Make adjustments to CNC programs


Job Requirements


  • Read and understand G and M codes
  • Knowledge of machine tools and design

  • Setup and run CNC Swiss Lathe with live tooling

  • Proficient in algebra and trigonometry

  • Ability to set-up and machine a variety of components

  • Read and understand machine programming code

  • Set up live tooling without supervision



  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 1 - 3 years experience as CNC Machinist required

  • 3+ years of operating experience and/or equivalent. 

  • 3+ years of experience reading blueprints

  • 3+ years of experience using hand measuring tools

  • 3+ years of experience with  machine controls



• Medical, dental, vision and life insurance coverage
• Flexible spending account
• 401(k)
• Paid holidays and vacation

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