Orchid Orthopedic Solutions CNC Machinist II 2nd Shift in Arab, Alabama


Responsible for operating CNC (Computer Numeric Controlled) or manual machine tools to cut, drill, shape and finish quality products and components.

  • Operate conventional, special-purpose and computerized numerical control (CNC) machines to fabricate metal and plastic parts.
  • Setup manual and CNC equipment as follows:
  • Align and secure holding fixtures, attachments and accessories
  • Install cutting tools
  • Set tool offsets utilizing a tooling pre-setter or manual process
  • Load CNC program as required utilizing the DNC system or other program transfer device
  • Load raw material in machine
  • Review and understand processing documentation including:
  • Technical drawing specifications
  • Special requirements
  • Set up sheets
  • Inspection requirements
  • Sequence of operations
  • Adjust tool off-sets and speed/feed rates to keep dimensions within specified tolerances.
  • Inspect product utilizing assigned gauging per the approved quality plan
  • Identify visual and cosmetic issues on parts during manufacturing process per customer specification.
  • Adhere to all procedures, work instructions and forms per the Quality Management system
  • Minimum 2-4 years of applied machining experience
  • HS Diploma or GED
  • Certification from machine trade school desired
  • Lean experience a plus
  • Medical industry experience desired.
  • Data Entry
  • Math skills including basic trigonometry
  • Basic understanding of GD&T; methodology
  • Understand technical drawings, inspection requirements, and machine set-up techniques
  • Detailed and thorough completion of shop work orders, inspection documentation, and daily maintenance sheets
  • Knowledge and experience in using hand held quality control inspection tools such as micrometers, calipers, bore gages, depth gages, radius gages, and height gages
  • Able to run multiple machines simultaneously
  • Operate 2 to 4 Axis machines
  • Self-motivated with an ability to work alone or in a team environment
  • Ability to work across departments to meet product quality standards efficiently
  • Communicate effectively both written and verbal
  • Ability to read and interpret the English language
  • Good listening skills
  • Problem solver
  • Repetitive use of hands and fingers
  • Regular and predictable attendance required
  • Able to work overtime and weekends as required We are an EEOC company and all qualified candidates should submit their resumes to: ann.pitts@orchid-ortho.com

Location: Arab AL