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6 Axis Cutter Grinder / Pin Punch Programmer/Operator

Precision Jig & Fixture - Rockford, MI 49341

Full Job Description:

We are looking for a 2nd shift 6 axis Cutter grinder / Pin Punch Programmer/Operator familiar with Anca CNC grinders. Experience with a FANUC robotic arm a plus. This position also has the potential of cross training as a Wire EDM programmer and machine operator.

Must have minimum of 2 years’ experience with grinding Punches and cutters or at least 2 years’ experience with an Anca machine.

Automation experience is helpful.

Must be good with holding tight tolerances on cutters and pins.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • 2nd Shift: 4pm start time; (Typically Sun-8p-4a; Mon-Thur 4p-4a), 40-55 hours per week is to be expected.

  • Training on 1st shift as necessary (7am start time).

  • Quality checking machined parts, calculating dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and calipers

  • Perform repairs where needed

  • Set up, adjust, and operate all of the basic machine tools and many specialized or advanced variation tools in order to perform precision machining operations

  • Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials onto machines


Qualifications and Skills:

  • Proficient computer skills

  • Effective communication and conflict resolution skills

  • Must possess strong work values; Dependability, honesty, self-confidence and a positive attitude

  • A minimum of 2-4 years of 3-axis experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required


Job Type: Full-time



  • 401(k)

  • 401(k) matching

  • Dental insurance

  • Employee assistance program

  • Health insurance

  • Life insurance

  • Paid time off

  • Vision insurance



  • 10 hour shift

  • 8 hour shift

  • Night shift

  • Overtime


COVID-19 considerations:
COVID-19 precautions per CDC guidelines



  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)



  • grinding punches and cutters: 2 years (Required)

  • Anca machine: 2 years (Required)


Work Location: One location

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