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CNC Operator

Extruded Solutions is Hydro’s largest and most global business area. Our Business Area supplies aluminum profiles and profile-based solutions in various applications ranging from windows and furniture to cars and cruise ships. Within Extruded Solutions, we have business area staff functions based in Oslo, but we also have four core business units; Extrusion Europe, Extrusion North America, Building Systems and Precision Tubing.

Job Location: Gainesville, GA


Summary: Produces machined parts by setting up and operating a computer numerical control (CNC) machine; maintaining quality   and safety standards.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Safe operation of a CNC vertical milling machine.
  • Set-up fixtures and machine for manufacturing a part to print.
  • Make necessary program adjustment and perform tooling offsets.
  • Maintain CNC machines in a clean and organized manner.
  • Maintain tool-room inventory of necessary cutting tools and supplies.
  • Other duties may be assigned.



Job Requirements:

  • Must maintain good safety and attendance record.
  • Prior experience in CNC machining/operation required.
  • CNC programming experience a plus.
  • Must be able to read micrometers, calipers and height gauge
  • Experience in AutoCAD and Mastercam software preferred
  • SAP software experience a plus
  • Attention to detail with a zero-error mentality is a must.
  • Proficient use of computer and software (Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Proficient use on measuring tools (micrometers, calipers, tape measure etc.)
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Read and interpret drawings
  • Mathematical skills to include addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, in whole numbers, fractions, decimals and ability to compute percentage
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to perform tasks with minimal supervision



Education and Work Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent


 Hydro employees can enjoy several benefits including:

  • Medical, Rx, Dental, Disability, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Retirement Savings Plans with Company Match/Contributions
  • Education Assistance
  • Bonus Plan Eligibility
  • Parental Leave

At Hydro you’re part of a bigger story. A story shaped by you.

Please apply before: 12/31/2020 

Hydro in North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer where all phases of employment are based strictly upon the qualifications of the individual as related to the work requirements of the position. This policy is applied without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status, marital status or any other category protected by law.

If you need an accommodation in order to complete the application, please let us know by completing this form.

Posted on:  Jan 11, 2021

Gainesville, GA, US, 30504

Department:  Manufacturing
Business Area:  Extruded Solutions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion USA LLC
Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: Gainesville GA

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