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Cope Plastics Inc Alton - Alton, IL
Full Time
High School or Equivalent
$20.00 Hourly
Second Shift


$2.00 shift differential!

We have an exciting opportunity for a CNC Operator I - Router in our Fabrication department. Produces machined parts by programming, setting up, and operating a computer numerical control (CNC) machine; maintaining quality and safety standards; keeping records; maintaining equipment and supplies.


Essential Functions:

  • Keys in or downloads provided programs into manual, semi-automatic, and automatic routers employing recognized tooling and procedures with tolerances that are close but not difficult to maintain. 
  • Works from detailed instructions, standard coding and operational data and verifies material(s) to work order details visually inspecting for scratches or marring.
  • Adjusts machine and fixture stops to maintain tolerance requirements.
  • Operates control console and check work position at specified reference points, interprets part drawings and uses required measuring instruments to inspect work.
  • Recognizes and reports machine malfunctions, tooling difficulties, etc.
  • Performs inspection, completes paperwork and prepares parts for transport to next process.


Machines, Tools, Equipment and Work Aids:

Routers, blueprints and measuring devices.


Why you should apply:

  • Competitive benefit package (Group Health & Dental and Vision Insurance)
  • 401(k) Plan with Company Match
  • Short-term Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Substantial paid holiday schedule
  • Immediate time-off earnings


Position Qualification Requirements:

Education: Requires a high school education or its equivalent though vocational math is preferred.

Experience: 1 year machining experience is preferred.