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Lead CNC Set-Up Machinist & Operator

Date: Apr 19, 2021

Location: Reno, NV, US, 89521


Lincoln Electric Cutting Systems, a subsidiary of Lincoln Electric, is the manufacturing headquarters for both Torchmate® and Vernon Tool® branded product lines. We manufacture CNC plasma cutting machines for two distinct markets: pipe profiling (Vernon Tool), and plate cutting (Torchmate).

Req. ID: 19792 




We are seeking a reliable, motivated, and hardworking individual to join our team. Under general supervision, the candidate will lead a team of machinist with set-up and operation of CNC lathes and mills in a production environment. Schedule jobs and verify quality of parts produced by the production team.


Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Set-up CNC mills and lathes (Haas experience required)
  • Schedule workload according to due dates and internal/ external needs
  • Setup and operate Haas CNC Mills & lathe, operate manual mills & lathe as required
  • Monitor and maintain proper stocking levels of raw materials, tools and supplies for department
  • Verify parts are made to drawing specifications
  • Work cooperatively in a team environment, maintaining high safety and quality standards
  • Provide basic maintenance for equipment
  • Participate in company programs and initiatives such as Physical Inventory
  • Various other production duties as assigned by Production Manager


Education & Experience

  • 8+ years of proven CNC programing and set-up experience with strong understanding of G and M codes
  • Solid knowledge of MasterCAM programming software
  • Knowledge of selecting proper cutting tools and speed and feed requirements for various metals
  • Strong set-up skills for CNC mills and lathes (Haas experience required)
  • Uncompromising attitude toward safety, customer service and quality
  • Must be able to schedule work for the team in a high mix low volume production environment
  • Must be able to maintain required production rates for Kanban and custom production orders
  • Ability to follow written and verbal work instructions
  • Ability and willingness to work various tasks/machines to meet production requirements
  • Ability to work Saturdays and overtime, when necessary
  • Must be physically able frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Stand/walk on concrete floors for long periods of time

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

Lincoln Electric is a $2.5B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 10,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 40 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. 

As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges.  It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!

Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.

Employment Status: Hourly Full-Time 
Function: Manufacturing 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Reno
Nearest Secondary Market: Tahoe

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