Jr. CNC Operator - Afternoon Shift
Oakville, ON


The Jr. CNC Operator is responsible for setting up, operating or tend metal-cutting machines designed for repetitive machining work. The incumbent must be able to understand and interpret G and M codes. Measure and verify dimensions of machined parts using precision measuring instruments.


  • Perform pre-machine and final machine checklist.
  • Set up tooling per supplied drawings.
  • Understand and utilize the FCS System (clamping system) in daily work.
  • Ability to understand and interpret G and M codes using Fanuc controls.
  • Ability to use precise measuring equipment.
  • Accurately Record machine hours usage per job.
  • Maintain proper tooling inventory by not leaving tools unattended (i.e. Fly Cutters) and following proper inventory checklists beginning and ending of shifts.
  • Replace broken tooling as required and notify CNC Floor Supervisor immediately.
  • Ability to understand CNC programs.
  • Able to work evenings (3 pm to 1:30 am; M-Thurs; Fridays as needed); overtime paid after 40 hrs. During busy times Fridays will be required in order to meet tight deadlines.


  • Minimum of one (1) year CNC Operator experience
  • Quality Policy – working knowledge of ISO9001/TS16949
  • Health & Safety Policy
  • Operating Work Instructions
  • Operating Procedure
  • Measurement Systems: Vernier, Micrometer
  • WHMIS Knowledge
  • Health & Safety Act
  • Must have the ability to understand basic written and verbal instructions to complete assigned tasks.
  • Able to work independently.


  • Machining / CNC Certificate/Diploma (looking for a recent grad).
  • Valid Crane Certificate an asset.

REPORTS TO: CNC Floor Supervisor / CNC Manager

BENEFITS: * * Opportunities for overtime work, shift premium allowance on top of hourly rate, working with experienced CNC Operators & Programmers and being part of a great team, free healthcare & pension plan.

MetriCan will provide reasonable workplace accommodation to applicants with disabilities.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $15.00 to $16.00 /hour


  • CNC Operator: 1 year (Preferred)


  • AEC / DEP or Skilled Trade Certificate (Preferred)