CNC Technician

The CNC Technician inspects equipment to ensure proper functioning. Constructs, maintains, and tests numerically controlled machinery. Being a CNC Technician may be required to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Selects appropriate tools and determines best strategy for operations. In addition, CNC Technician requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being a CNC Technician gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. Working as a CNC Technician typically requires 1-3 years of related experience.

CNC Technician Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a CNC Technician to join our team.


  • Uses extreme caution and observe all safe machining practices on 1st piece production parts to ensure clearance of tooling and machine parts;
  • Handle all gauging, inspection equipment, and hand tools with proper care and have full understanding of their use;
  • Obtains First Article approval through the quality process;
  • Operate and completely understand all machine controls and functions;
  • Responsible for machine adjustments to ensure products are manufactured to required specs;
  • Periodic inspection and replacement of tooling;
  • Responsible for all in process quality checks and other job related paperwork;
  • Monitor cycle times and tooling and work with management to strive for continuous improvement;
  • Maintains knowledge of tooling and fixtures used in CNC machining.


  • Must have been a contractor for Rockwell Automation for at least 90 days;
  • Ability to work overtime as required;
  • Requires the ability to lift items up to 35 pounds, operate a forklift, overhead crane, and use hand and power tools;
  • Requires the ability to read and understand complex technical assembly layout drawings;
  • Legal Authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas for this job opening.