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Manufacturing / Mechanical / Minnesota

Lead CNC Machinist / Manufacturing Engineer

Full Time

60+ year-old manufacturing company has an immediate opening for a Lead CNC Machinist / Manufacturing Engineer.

Direct-hire position with outstanding benefits (includes great 401K match, profit sharing, PTO, health/dental, and more!).


  • In a machine shop environment, develop and improve manufacturing processes for the fabrication of machined parts and assemblies
  • Evaluate current manufacturing/machining processes and make recommendations to improve overall efficiency
  • Work with engineering, purchasing, and sales teams to establish cost-effective processes for manufacturing
  • Review engineering requirements and create manufacturing estimates/quotes for sales proposals
  • Estimate required production and setup times
  • Collaborate with suppliers on recommending new cost-effective materials and alternate manufacturing methods
  • Investigate for root causes and makes adjustments to BOMs
  • Provide support to manufacturing in expanding in-house fabrication capabilities – including acquisition and deployment of new tools and equipment
  • Interpret specifications, drawings, and work orders
  • Monitor and maintain production efficiencies and standards


  • 2+ years of experience developing manufacturing processes within a machine shop environment
  • Prior (or current) experience as a CNC Machinist
  • CNC and machining center programming a plus
  • Working with CAM systems and manufacturing estimation tools a big plus
  • Experience working with an ERP system (Epicor a big plus)
  • Experience preparing job quotes preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Associate’s Degree in a CNC/Machining or similar discipline a plus
  • Ability to pass a background check

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Job Overview
  • Date Posted: Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Expiration date: June 4, 2024
  • Location: Minnetonka, MN
  • Job Title: Lead CNC Machinist / Manufacturing Engineer
  • Salary: $80-100K
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