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CNC Machinist Trainee

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1st Shift


Full Time



Job Description:

CNC Machinist Trainee setup and operate CNC machining centers following a structured training program consisting of learning manual and automated equipment; and processes. Candidates must have a strong mechanical background and basic knowledge of equipment. Trainees will rotate through the different designated areas within WALCO including inspection, tool crib organization, grinding, deburring, polishing, manual equipment and automated systems. We provide a continuous learning environment to provide the knowledge requirements for advancement through the program.

Job Requirements:

Qualified applicants must...
1+ year(s) of CNC Machining experience and/or CNC Machining classes
Strong mechanical aptitude and ability to learn quickly
Knowledge of manual machine tools such as mills, lathes, drill presses and grinders.
Have the ability to follow written work instructions
Ability to use micrometers, calipers, and basic dimensional measurement equipment
Blueprint reading
Develop and demonstrate basic knowledge of 5S and Lean principles
Commitment to continuous improvement through self-education and company sponsored training
Ability to work independently or as a member of a team
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
Must be eligible for employment in the U.S.
Be able to lift/push/pull objects up to 50 lbs.
Submit to a background check, physical exam, and drug test
CNC Machinist Trainees are trained on 1st shift for 18-24 months (Monday Friday 6:00 AM to 2:30 PM).
We are willing to be flexible with work schedules for those individuals currently taking classes.


Monthly production bonus.
Strong safety culture.
BCBS HMO or PPO health insurance.
Dental/Vision/Life Insurance/Short and Long Term Disability.
Paid Time Off and holidays.
401K with a match.
Up to $3000 a year in tuition reimbursement.

Company Information

WALCO Tool and Engineering is an ISO 9001:2015 registered, progressive contract machine shop that specializes in high precision, high value added components and engineering services for a diverse group of industries. WALCO is privately owned and was founded in 1968 and operate in a 63,000 square foot air conditioned facility.

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