Machinist/Mill Operator


Position Available: Machinist/Mill Operator


· Shop Hours are 7am-11pm Monday–Friday,

· Saturdays – varies,

· Swing shift 3pm-11pm,

· Flexible with part-time, school schedule, etc….

Pay: $14.00 – $20.00 DOE

Contact: Tami Deugan @ 208-454-2284 or

Job Summary & Overview:

· Responsible for operating CNC machine tools to produce precision parts.

· Produces small batches or large quantities of parts.

· Ensure products meet precise specifications.

· Exercise focused attention to detail required.

· Excellent verbal, writing and communication skills.

· Review electronic or written blueprints or specifications for a job.

· Monitor the accuracy of cuts.

· Replace dull cutting tools.

· Check accuracy of work against blueprints and specifications.

· Use of Mics, Calipers and various handheld tools for parts inspection to verify conformance to specifications.

· Operate machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, and grinders to produce parts.

Responsibilities & Duties:

· Lift work piece manually or using hoist; secure work piece in fixture or load automatic feeding device.

· Start machine, engage feed, and observe operation.

· May move machine controls and guides to adjust machine.

· May file, sand, or shape machined parts, using hand tools and power tools.

· May clean machined parts using de-greasing tank or solvent and rags.

· Ability to stand and/or sit for extended periods of time.

· Ability to lift up to 50 pounds by self in a safe manner.

Qualifications, Experience & Education:

· High school or equivalent (Required).

· Technical degree (AA) or vocational school equivalent preferred.

· Possess knowledge of basic math and computer skills.

· Micrometer: 1 year (Preferred).

· Calipers: 1 year (Preferred).

· CNC Operating: 3 years (Required).

· 3-5 years machine shop experience required.

· CNC/Programming experience required.

Benefits: Upon successful completion of (60) sixty days of employment, each full time employee is eligible for benefits with Quality Machine Products, Inc.

· Health insurance,

· Life ($25,000) and AD&D ($25,000) insurance policies coverage,

· Dental insurance,

· Vision insurance.

Health, dental and life insurance for dependent coverage are also available for purchase.

Retirement: Upon successful completion of six months of continuous employment, each new full time employee is eligible to participate in our simple IRA retirement plan with American Funds.