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CNC Machinist- Lathe

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Windsor, ON, Canada
Posted on Thursday, June 27, 2024

SyBridge Technologies

CNC Machinist - Lathe

Corporate Profile

SyBridge Technologies is the global leader in technology-enabled design, prototyping and manufacturing solutions for complex, high-precision parts. Our mission is to use technology to simplify and accelerate how parts are designed and manufactured. SyBridge is one of North America’s largest injection molding tooling platforms and the largest private on-demand digital manufacturer. Our AI/ML technology platform is supported by an industry-leading team of software engineers, computational geometry experts and data scientists. SyBridge Technologies is backed by Crestview Partners and comprises 15 acquisitions that bring together different products, services, and technologies into a unified technology-enabled platform. We are headquartered in Itasca, Illinois and operate through 18 locations across North America, Europe, and Asia. For more information, please visit www.SyBridge.com.

About Crestview Partners

Founded in 2004, Crestview is a value-oriented private equity firm focused on the middle market. The firm is based in New York and manages funds with approximately $10 billion of aggregate capital commitments. The firm is led by a group of partners who have complementary experience and backgrounds in private equity, finance, operations, and management. Crestview has senior investment professionals focused on sourcing and managing investments in each of the specialty areas of the firm: industrials, media, and financial services. For more information, please visit us at www.crestview.com.

Position Summary

In support of the Mission, Vision and Values of SyBridge Technologies Group of Companies, the CNC Programmer/Operator will be responsible for programming and operating a CNC Mill and/or CNC Lathe to build the tools. Reporting to the Plant Manager, the CNC Programmer/Operator ensures first time quality is a priority each and every time while also achieving time allowances for each job assigned.

Key Responsibilities:

As a CNC Mill and/or Lathe Programmer/Operator you will be responsible for working within the framework of a team and performing the following activities :

  • Setting up and operate CNC turning lathes and/or mills
  • Install and properly align all tooling required to set-up new and repeat jobs
  • Prove-out new CNC programs and processes
  • Assist engineering personnel in trouble-shooting and corrective actions for programs, tooling, or process problems
  • Evaluate first piece inspection reports and document results
  • Preform in-process inspections including shadow graph, bore gauges, micrometers, sine plates, gauge pins and tooling balls
  • Make dimensional off-set adjustments and/or tooling changes as needed, in addition to monitoring general quality by knowledge of metal cutting parameters
  • Calculate and set controls to regulate machining factors such as the speed, feed, and coolant flow. Able to detect malfunctions or out of tolerance machining and adjust the machine controls as needed
  • Responsible for operation of multiple machines at the same time\
  • Responsible for strong understanding of blueprints, drawings, manuals, specifications or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece.
  • Proper utilization of all items included in traveler folders (process sheets, set-up sheets, prints, quality plans)
  • Keep supervisor aware of any condition that may affect the efficiency, quality or completion of jobs
  • Set-up and operate secondary machines and deburring operations
  • Keep a clean and safe machine and work areas
  • Assist maintenance personnel in the troubleshooting and repair of the machine
  • Communicate with personnel from other shifts involved in the operation of the machine
  • Responsible to maintain acceptable quality and efficiency standards
  • Responsible for understanding quality manual and procedures
  • Identify product with non-conformance
  • Provide technical leadership to less experienced employees


  • At a minimum, a High School diploma or GED EQUIVALENT
  • Ten (10) years’ experience of CNC Programmer/Operator (Mill and/or Lathe)
  • Experience working in a tight-tolerance metal mold manufacturing is a plus
  • Mold making knowledge and Inspection techniques
  • Understand all G-Code, capable of copying, editing programs with no supervision, Programing knowledge with ability to set-up and operate multiple machines at once.
  • Computer knowledge – Word and Excel

Our commitment to you…

SyBridge Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of any kind. We are committed to the attitude of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at SyBridge are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, National origin, veteran or disability status, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. SyBridge encourages applicants of all ages.

In accordance with Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, and the Equal Employment Opportunity Employment Commission, SyBridge Technologies Inc., will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please inform SyBridge Technologies Inc., Human Resources staff of the nature of the accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your accommodation and inclusion.