JOB TITLE: Machinist_2nd Shift

HOURS: 2:30pm to 1:00am Mon. -Thurs.


DEPARTMENT: Machine Shop

REPORTING TO: Machine Shop Manager


Sets up and operates machines to perform various machine functions such as cutting, drilling, milling, reaming, boring, and broaching of metallic and nonmetallic work pieces by performing the following duties.


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions:

• Reads and interprets blueprints, planning sheets, sketches, and related technical data to determine tooling requirements, setup procedures, control settings and machining methods and sequences.

• Mounts, aligns, and secures tooling attachments and work piece on machine

• Installs cutting tools in machine spindles

• Should be able to operate basic tool room equipment such as Bridgeport, surface grinder, as well as measuring equipment such as micrometers, dial calipers, and dial indicators.

• Ability to measure and document various parts using Micrometers, Calipers, Gage Pins, height gages or other basic measuring tools

• Ability to set up and operate CNC machining centers including Tool setting, Part setup including load and unloading various part holders, vises or part fixtures.

• Calculates and sets machine controls to position spindle in relationship to work piece and to regulate factors such as cutting depth, speed, feed and coolant flow

• Starts machine and monitors displays and machine operation to detect malfunctions

• Stops machine to change cutting tools and setup according to required machining sequence or to measure parts for conformance to print specifications

• Enters commands or manually adjusts machine controls to correct malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining

• Operates machine manually to perform non-automated functions

• Discusses errors with supervisor or cell leader to resolve problems

• Cleans machine, tooling, and parts

• Performs daily/weekly machine preventive maintenance

• Inspects product to determine compliance with order specifications, both dimensional and visual using Libra’s quality control system for compliance with requirements for conformity to specified standards.


• High School diploma or GED and 2+ years’ experience

• Knowledge and experience running CNC controlled machining centers

• Knowledge of CNC machining programming


• Education regarding machining and/or technical certificates

• Knowledge and understanding of basic GD&T tolerancing

• Team attitude

• Good verbal communication skills

• Flexibility

• Initiative

• Learning oriented

• Problem solving/analytic skills


• Knowledge and experience running 5 Axis CNC Machining centers such as Hurco, Haas or Doosan 5 Axis machines

• Knowledge and experience running precision Jig Grinding or Jig Bore machines

• Knowledge and experience running and programming EDM Wire or Sinker Machines


• This position will work in a shop environments.

• In the shop, you will be exposed to airborne particles, moving mechanical parts, machines, and material handling vehicles. PPE is required in this shop area.


• While performing duties of this job, the employee is required to have good hearing and sight.

• You will need to be able to walk the shop floor and be able to lift up to 20 pounds.

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Libra Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.