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Lead CNC Machinist

Lead CNC Machinist

Hamilton, New Jersey

Job Id: 6501


Are you looking to make a career change to a rapidly growing company? This exciting opportunity offers a competitive salary plus an excellent benefits package including medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, 401K, and stock options. Does this position match your future career goals? Then this opportunity could be the right fit for you.



  • Perform set-up, operation, deburring, and measurement to drive continuous improvement
  • Responsible for developing and optimizing CNC programs to minimize overall CNC operation run time.
  • Read and interpret drawings, sketches, and specifications
  • Monitor controls to regulate and optimize machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, and depth and angle of cut, or enter commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media. 
  • Diagnose malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjusts machine controls
  • Perform set up and operate machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data. 
  • Adjust holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines such as CNC mills, CNC lathes, drill presses, saw, tapper, manual mills and manual lathes.
  • Adhere to Safety and Quality
  • Responsible for operating multiple machines and completing secondary offline operations
  •  Accomplish the required paperwork and machine shop work instructions related to each job assignment. 



  • 5-7 years of CNC Machinist experience
  • Journeyman Machinist certification or training preferred
  • Hands on experience setting up and operating CNC Machines.
  • Mazak experience is a plus; experience with Matrix & Smart control is also preferred
  • Strong supervisory skills



  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401K
  • Direct Hire
  • Paid PTO


Ask for: Pooja Nirkhe

Ajulia Executive Search is a New Jersey based Executive Search Firm specializing in retained searches in multiple sectors, including Manufacturing, Finance, IT, Legal, and Pharmaceutical. We have a nationwide client base and offer services in temporary and direct hire placements.