CNC Machinist

  • Full-time

Company Description

At KMT, a Shape Technologies Group we’re devoted to a single goal: delivering innovative manufacturing process solutions that propel our customers to success. SHAPE is a strategic combination of companies including Flow International, H20 Jet, Advanced Pressure Systems (APS), KMT Waterjet, Dynamic Robotic Solutions (DRS), Tech-Con Automation, Aquarese, Projet System and TOPS.  

The KMT difference can be seen in our people. With industry leading technologists, manufacturing experts, and skilled service professionals, KMT team members listen to our customers to anticipate their needs and deliver technical know-how that transforms our customers’ visions into reality.

Spanning 100 countries and a broad array of industries, KMT is expanding its reach through a growing number of direct and indirect channels. By partnering with our customers, we become integral to the successful design and manufacture of their next-generation products. We continually scour the globe for new, industry-leading technologies to add to our differentiated portfolio of offerings and grow our customer base. Our vision is to become the preeminent advanced process solutions partner handling the highly engineered products of tomorrow.

What it’s Like to Work Here.

We are a team of technology enthusiasts who pride ourselves on constantly raising the industry bar. Our world is fast paced and customer focused. With principles, performance and an authentic passion for results deeply rooted in our daily interactions. We are friendly, respectful, and motivated to deliver strong performance in everything we do.

What We Offer.

A $1500.00 Signing Bonus.  In addition to training and career advancement opportunities, we offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), paid time off, life insurance, paid disability insurances, education reimbursement and more.


Job Description


Only local residents need apply. Relocation incentives are not offered for this position.

Sets up and operates conventional, special purpose and (CNC) Numerical Control machines and machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts by performing
the following duties.


  • Studies
    blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications or sample parts to
    determine specifications and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of
    operations and set up requirements.

  • Measures, marks and scribe's dimensions and reference points on material or workpiece as guides for subsequent machining.

  • Selects, aligns and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories and materials on machines such as mills, lathes, jig borers, grinders and shapers.

  • Calculates and sets controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, depth and angle of cut or enters commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media.

  • Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out of tolerance machining and adjusts machine controls or controls medial as required.

  • Verifies conformance of finished work piece to specifications

  • Sets up and operates machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data

  • Installs machined replacement parts in mechanisms, machines and equipment, and tests operation of unit to ensure functionality and performance.

  • Confers with engineers, production personnel, programmers or others to resolve machining or assembly problems.

  • Must understand the KMT Waterjet Quality Management System and how it relates to this position. Also ensure that all responsibilities relating to KMT Waterjet QMS and ISO are fulfilled.

  • Other duties may be assigned.


  • CNC machining experience and/or certification or enrollment in CNC certification program
  • High school diploma or GED

  • Prefer a minimum of two (2) years machine operations experience and/or enrollment and completion of apprentice program.

  • Ability to stand for 8+ hour shift

  • Lift up to 50+ pounnds

  • Push, pull, bend and twist upper and lower body.  Extensive use of hands to grasp and adjust machinery.

Additional Information

No Recruiters Please!

Shape Technologies Group and our companies operate as an equal opportunity employer.  Per regulations, any reasonable accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities will be provided.  If you require disability related accommodations, please inform Human Resources.  All personal information that is collected will remain private and confidential. 

 We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted