Search Jobs

Browse our current job openings.

CNC Vertical Lathe Operators

East Granby, CT 06026

Posted: 09/01/2023 Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: 23-00157

Job Description

Our client is a large aerospace company located in East Granby with multiple locations across the state and country.  The business services a wide range of industries  making and repairing parts for large customers such as Pratt, and even Rolls Royce.  They offer an excellent opportunity with great pay and benefits to work for a growing company in a stable industry.  They have nearly 100 employees in their East Granby location and are actually an MRO Facility at this location as well.  This means they take in used or damage parts, fix and return to the customer.  They are seeking CNC Vertical Lathe Operators.

Why Work Here?
  • Strong Shift Differential: 12% for 2nd, 20% for weekend!
  • Strong PTO depending on years worked.
  • A lot of OT is offered!
  • Company Outings.
  • Highly tenured internal team; employees are promoted from within first!
  • Strong 401K and benefits plan.
  • Set-up and operate VTL machines for pre-machining and finish machining for required operations or the repair of aircraft parts.
  • Work from process traveler, blueprints, parts drawings, manuals, specifications, operations sheets and verbal directions to determine proper dimensions and tolerances of finished part, sequence of operations, and set-up requirements for machining functions.
  • Verify dimensions using standard measuring instruments, such as micrometers, depth gage, height gage, and vernier
  • Work with engineering department regarding material conditions, best positioning of part, tool pressure, etc. As required

  • 2+ years experience operating VTL or related machines.
  • Set-Up Experience.
  • Familiar with Statistical Process Control (SPC).
  • Experience in machining plasma coatings and K/E seals on rotating  aircraft parts is a plus!
  • Experience in aerospace is a plus!
  • CNC programming experience or willingness to learn is a plus!
Pay Rate:
$23.00 - $37.00 Per Hour.

1st Shift: Mon - Fri 6: 30 AM - 3: 00 PM
2nd Shift: Mon - Fri 3: 00 PM - 11: 30 PM
Weekend Shift: Fri - Sun 5: 00 AM - 5: 00 PM


Meet Your Recruiter

Lynn Patafio

Apply Online

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.