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1st Shift CNC Setup

Company Overview:
The H-J Family of Companies is a growing and innovative manufacturer of electrical connectors for power distribution. H-J has built our company on the quality of our products and service.  We are looking for a great candidate to join our team as 1st Shift CNC Setup.

This individual will work from drawings to produce parts from bar stock and castings at a CNC vertical milling machine, or lathe, with little supervision. 

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Evaluate overall process for efficiency and make recommendation for improvement opportunities while maintaining minimal machine downtime.
  • Edit programs and set up CNC lathes and machining centers as well as support equipment, as needed in a production environment.
  • Troubleshoot and correct machining problems. Replace assigned tooling as needed (i.e., drills, boring bars, milling tools, etc.).
  • Shall observe and comply with all Company safety rules and regulations, and report incidents to supervisor and/or manager.
  • Perform regular training to machine operators.
  • Monitors product quality through regular inspection intervals.
  • Must be able to interpret technical drawings and effectively troubleshoot machining issues.
  • Must maintain a satisfactory level of efficiency and quality in work produced.
  • Must demonstrate safety awareness, good workmanship practices, and continuous improvement.
  • Participate in simple machine maintenance as required.


  • Experience with G code programming and ability to optimize existing programs
  • Experience in setting up 3- axis CNC mills and lathes in a production environment required
  • Experience with Mazatrol programming is a plus.
  • Experience with setup and machining of castings is a plus.
  • Must be familiar with the mechanical function of CNC machines and equipment, to ensure all safety items are in place before operation is started.
  • Required to provide necessary tools to perform job, - i.e. micrometers, calipers, and wrenches.
  • Must maintain a positive, productive relationship with other workers in the department, supervisor, quality inspectors and shipping.
  • The ability to maximize the efficiency of programs to provide greater machine utilization.

Please send Resumes to:
or apply in person at:
H-J Enterprises
3010 High Ridge Blvd.
High Ridge, MO. 63049