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CNC Lathe Machinist Set up Operator at Flex

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Tempe, Arizona

Job Description:

Flex is a leading sketch-to-scale™ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help make the world Live Smarter™, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets. For more information please visit our careers page at


  • Industry: Electrical / Electronic Manufacturing

  • Type: Public Company


  • Headquarters: 2 Changi South Lane, Singapore, 486123

  • Company Size: 10,001+ employees

  • Website:

Job Description

The CNC Lathe Machinist, Set up and Operator will be based in Tempe Arizona at Flex Tech Mold and will operate Computer Numerical Control (CNC) lathes; 3 axis and 5th axis.

We are looking for someone who is…

  • Intensely collaborative

  • Passionately focused on the customer

  • Disciplined executor of responsibilities

  • Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement

  • Relentless drive to win

Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do…

  • Performs machine set-ups, adjusting speeds, feeds, and depth of cut, to machined parts to specifications set forth in blueprints, drawings, engineering orders.

  • Checks machined parts for conformance to prescribed tolerances

Here is a glimpse of what you’ll need…

  • Operates Computer Numerical Control (CNC) lathes, both 3 and 5th axis.

  • Ability to MDI and write programs using G and M codes.

  • Performs machine set-ups, adjusting speeds, feeds, and depth of cut, to machined parts to specifications set forth in blueprints, drawings, engineering orders, etc.

  • Close tolerance (.0002)  hard turning experience necessary.

  • Ability to work closely with others, very team oriented attitude.

  • Checks machined parts for conformance to prescribed tolerances.

  • Program, set up, adjust and efficiently operate machines to perform diverse and difficult operations

  • Proven ability to analyze G code and make program edits as needed

  • Ability to set up cutting tools and prove out new programs

  •  Ability to work with robotic equipment

  • Fanuc and Mazatrol controller experience a plus

  • Ability to use basic shop inspection methods to include sine plates, indicators

  • Zeiss contura CMM experience a plus

  • 5 to 7 years experience

Here is a glimpse of what you’ll get for the great work you provide…

  • Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision

  • Life Insurance

  • Matching 401K

  • PTO

  • Tuition Reimbursement

Employee discounts at local retailers

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Flex does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. Flex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Flex does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices based on: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status or any other status protected by law. Flex provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request to express interest in a position by e-mailing: Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within Flex will be reviewed at the e-mail address. Flex will contact you if it is determined that your background is a match to the required skills required for this position. Thank you for considering a career with Flex.

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