CNC Machine Operator - Newton, IA

Thombert, an advanced manufacturer with a record of growth and success, is looking for a CNC machine operator to be located in Newton, IA.  Thombert is the leading manufacturer of polyurethane wheels & tires for electric forklifts and rubber track tractors.  We have manufacturing facilities in Newton and Brooklyn, Iowa.  To apply, please email our Human Resources team with your resume here.

As a CNC machine operator at Thombert, you will use blueprints, shop packets, and verbal instructions to set up and produce parts on machining centers. Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Be able to set up, operate, sharpen and maintain all tooling and perform routine lubrication on above-named equipment, that such employee has to operate
  • Determine that parts are within acceptable tolerances using appropriate measuring equipment.
  • Read and interpret blueprints
  • Know the machining characteristics of all materials used in the plant while maintaining a clean and orderly workplace

Prior Education, Training, Skills & Experience Desired

  • HS grad or GED
  • Prior manufacturing experience preferred
  • 18 months machinist training or experience on CNC lathes