1st Shift CNC Machinist

Website Velocity Machine, Inc

Summary: Perform machining functions from complex blueprints. Assist project managers on methods, tooling and techniques.

  • Work Location: De Pere, WI
  • Status: Full Time
  • Typical Work Hours: M-Th 4am-2pm with OT on Fridays

Why join the team at Velocity Machine Inc:

We are an ISO-certified leader in engineered solutions and contract manufacturing that provides precision machining, welding, mechanical assembly, packaging solutions and Tier 1 program management for OEM clients worldwide. We believe that whatever your strengths, you have something valuable to offer!  At Velocity Machine, Inc. each individual contributes to the team, according to their strengths and by helping and encouraging one another along the way. Hard work and devotion allow us to have consistent success which provides job security to our growing team.

We provide you with a full benefit package including:

  • Competitive pay, based on experience
  • Medical, dental, vision, short term/long term disability and life insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Profit sharing
  • Paid vacation and holiday time
  • Maternity/Paternity pay
  • Health Savings Account with company match
  • Health Reimbursement account -reimburses 50% of your deductible
  • Flexible Spending Account/Dependent Care Spending Account
  • Education reimbursement program-2 different programs available

Essential Duties and Responsibilities will include the following: Duties may be modified or additional duties assigned.

  • Demonstrate advanced Machinist ability to set up, program and operate a wide variety of CNC Machining equipment including vertical milling centers, horizontal milling centers and/or lathes.
  • Interpret complex blueprints and use creativity and experience to determine the most efficient way to compete the job within tight-tolerance specifications.
  • Ensure successful launch of new jobs and assist project managers on methods, tooling and techniques.
  • Demonstrate proficiency including fixture placement and alignment, loading programs, tool setting, making needed adjustments to programs and offsets to ensure finished parts meet specifications.
  • Perform in process quality checks to make certain that the parts run efficiently and accurately to assure quality before approving production.
  • Study blueprints and manufacturing orders and organize materials and tools for next run during automatic controlled cycles to shorten changeover time.
  • Complete program folders with required information. Note other information related to job problems and performance and complete daily time slips and inspection reports.
  • Remove burrs, sharp edges and clean parts.
  • All other duties as assigned.


  • A technical degree in CNC Machining preferred; High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Minimum of 5-7 years CNC Machining and programming experience or equivalent years of experience required
  • Must possess solid blueprint reading skills, strong math skills, and in-process inspection skills and understand both metric and English measurements.
  • Must be proficient at using micrometers, dial calipers, height gage, shop gages, depth gages and dial indicators to indicate parts and verify dimensions of a work piece.
  • Read and interpret basic G-code programs. Must be able to edit programs and offsets, as well as work and problem solve independently using precision gages.
  • Must be able to maintain tolerance and finishes to engineering and manufacturing specifications.

Physical Demands:

Ability to lift and move objects up to 75 lbs. in all directions.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment:

Machine Shop environment

Velocity Machine Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/vets.