Lathe Operator

$20.00 - $30.00 hourly
  • Delta Research
  • Livonia, MI, USA
  • Sep 14, 2022
Full time Manufacturing Skilled Labor

Job Description

Title:      CNC Lathe 


  • Plans machining by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and machining parameters, interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T).
  • Sets-up lathes by installing and adjusting three- and four-jaw chucks, tools, attachments, collets, bushings, cams, gears, stops, and stock pushers, tramming heads.
  • Loads feed mechanism by lifting stock into position.
  • Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample workpieces, adhering to international standards.
  • Experience with duel spindles, turn/mill, spindle transferring, and/or 3, 4 or 5 axles machining a plus
  • Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.
  • Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions.
  • Documents actions by completing production and quality logs. 

Skills/Key Competencies:

·         Operation and Control

·         Critical Thinking

·         Operation Monitoring

·         Quality Control Analysis

·         Active Listening

The Delta Family of Companies are an Equal Employment Opportunity in the workplace without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, disability, or veteran status.

The Delta Family of Companies offer competitive base pay, health insurance, prescription drug coverage, Dental, 401(k), and more.  We are proud of our company culture that fosters innovation and collaboration.