CNC Machine Operator

Exciting opportunity to join an industry leader and best in class employer as a CNC Machine Operator with C and S Machine. This position reports directly to the Manufacturing Manager.



We are an entrepreneurial organization that has grown incrementally over the past 5 decades and is now experiencing significant growth and expansion.   We collaborate with leading aerospace and defense companies, to solve their toughest application needs and improve their bottom line.  We recognize change is constant and encourage our people to search for better solutions.

We have a deep desire to engage, empower and provide opportunity for employees at all levels in the organization and strongly promotes work/ life balance, and life long learning and development. We enjoy a family oriented, people focused culture that has been a key factor in positioning our organization for the opportunities we now have today.   

C&S is looking for a skilled CNC Machine Operator to set up, maintain and operate machinery. You’ll ensure the continuous and efficient running of production.

A great machine operator is reliable and able to work with attention to detail and safety standards. On-the-job training is a good way to discover how to do the job better, so you should have willingness to learn and improve. Being a team player is essential since all tasks will require close collaboration with co-workers.

The goal will be to ensure that production procedures will be carried on smoothly to maximize efficiency, profits as well as maintaining the highest quality parts.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.

  1. Set up machines (calibration, cleaning, etc.) to start a production cycle.
  2. Program machines (depending on experience level)
  3. Control and adjust machine settings (e.g. speed).
  4. Feed raw material or parts to semi-automated machines.
  5. Inspect parts with precision and measuring tools. 
  6. Test operation of machines periodically.
  7. Fix issues that might occur during the shift.
  8. Check output to spot any machine-related mistakes or flaws.
  9. Keep records of approved and defective units or final products.
  10. Maintain activity logs.
  11. Must work in a conscientious fashion, keep work area and equipment neat and clean and practice basic safety habits.
  12. Must be willing to be trained to program and set-up.
  13. Responsible to verify changes to production processes are assessed to confirm that the desired effect has been achieved without adverse effects to product conformity.


  • Previous experience as a machine operator preferred
  • Working knowledge of diverse high-speed machinery and measurement tools (caliper, micrometer, etc.)
  • Understanding of production procedures
  • Adherence to health and safety regulations (e.g. constant use of protective gear)
  • Ability to read blueprints, schematics and manuals
  • Analytical skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Teamwork and communication skills
  • Physical stamina and strength


At least a high school diploma or GED or must be currently attending high school while working as a co-op student.

Must be developing a working background of machine experience.



Must be able to read English.


Must be able to perform basic math skills and keep accurate product counts.


Has to be able to think for themselves most of the time, but understand when to ask questions.


Must be able to use basic gauging and tooling applicable to department, such as Indicating Micrometers, Test Indicators, Gauge Blocks, Digital Micrometers, and Depth Micrometers.

C&S is family-owned company that has been thriving since 1966. We value the individual success and fulfillment of our employees. C&S offers an exceptional benefits package which includes: Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, 401k Company Match Program, and more!

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

C&S Machine Products, Inc. is a Drug-Free Employer.