Posted: April 12, 2019

Job Description

K4 Machining, located in Waterbury, CT, is seeking a full-time CNC Machinist that will play an integral role in its manufacturing operations. The role will require setup and operation of CNC machining centers and CNC lathes during first shift manufacturing operations. To succeed in this position, candidates must demonstrate a strong working knowledge of CNC equipment operation along with a commitment to quality and safety. Candidates must also have at least three years of experience operating CNC equipment; this is not an entry-level position.

Role Responsibilities

Setup and operate CNC machining centers and CNC lathes and make tool adjustments/tool changes, as necessary

Perform inspection of machined products & verify compliance to specifications using standard measurement instruments

Collaborate with engineering department to make decisions regarding part fixturing and tool selection

Conduct routine maintenance of CNC equipment

Role Requirements

Technical Skills

Ability to read and interpret blueprints and engineering sketches

Proficiency in the operation of standard measuring instruments (i.e. calipers, micrometers, dial indicators, height gages)

Proficiency in basic shop mathematics (i.e. arithmetic, trigonometry, geometry)

Personal Skills

Strong problem solving and analytical skillss

Effective communication skills

Ability to occasionally lift up to 50 lbs.


3+ years of experience with the setup and operation of CNC machining centers and CNC lathes

Experience with Mastercam/G-Code programming and Solidworks a plus


High school diploma or GED equivalent

We offer the following:

Competitive compensation, health, and benefit package

Paid holidays & paid time off

Clean, professional working environment

Modern, 10,000 sq.ft. climate controlled facility

Opportunities for advancement

K4 Machining is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions at K4 Machining are made on the basis of business needs and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran or disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

203.437.8764 | 217 Interstate Lane, Waterbury, CT 06705 |