CNC Operator

Website Magellan Aerospace

Job Highlights

Title CNC Operator
Type Full Time
Experience 3-5 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Kitchener, ON, Canada
Company Magellan Aerospace Limited

Company Profile

Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, and defense and space agencies worldwide.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a CNC Operator who will plan and perform all operations necessary to set up/operate 4 and 5-axis Milling and Turning machines for all purposes for which the machines may be adapted.

Judge the suitability of cutting tools, work-holders, attachments, and accessories, taking necessary initial and corrective action to maintain the required degree of dimensional accuracy and surface finish of components machined.

Educational Level

  • Not mentioned, yet a High School Diploma will be a plus

Work Experience

  • 3-5 years of experience setting up and operating CNC mills or lathes
  • Experience working with tight tolerances
  • Work experience in aerospace (preferred)


  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Align work-holders, work, tool-holders, tools, and attachments
  • As required, perform tool proving, and training functions related to all machine operations
  • Check the dimensions of the work
  • Follow standard methods established by shop procedures and policies
  • Mount, align, and secure work-holders, work, tool-holders, attachments
  • NC/CNC tape and programs, precision measuring attachments, indicators
  • Perform set-ups and run production using established processes and programs
  • Work on blueprints, sketches, design drawings, and required tolerances
  • Work on the general plan of operation: blueprints, sketches, process sheets, operation sheets, tool layout chart


  • Tool changes, offsets, and general knowledge of G codes are considered (an asset)


  • Attractive benefits package (fully company paid)
  • Competitive salary
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Free Parking
  • Generous Company pension plan
  • Positive work-life balance

Employer’s Statement

Magellan Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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