Employment Opportunities

CNC Lathe Machinist/CNC Mill Machinist - 2nd Shift

Job Summary:

CNC Lathe Machinist/CNC Mill Machinist will maintain accurate part production on machines. 


  • Setup production machinery following prints and specifications. Assigned machines may include lathes, mills, and similar equipment.

  • Align and securely attach work holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and other materials on machines.

  • Apply knowledge of mathematics and instruments to calculate dimensions and tolerances.

  • Maintain production of quality parts by adjusting offsets and machine controls.

  • Inspect and measure completed production units to insure quality control.

  • Maintain a safe and orderly production area.

  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

  • Possess or acquire the hand tools needed for the CNC machine operator position.


Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Ability to interpret and translate engineering designs and documentation.

  • Thorough understanding of or the ability to quickly learn production equipment.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Read and understand blueprints.

Education and Experience:

  • Working knowledge as a CNC Operator with Lathe and or Mill Specific experience.

  • Manual part machining and manufacturing.

  • Minimum one year work experience in a manufacturing environment.


Physical Requirements:

  • Physical ability to operate machines.

  • Prolonged periods of standing, walking, bending, and stretching.

  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.


Sentry Equipment & Erectors, Inc. is a North American based full service provider of conveyor equipment and related container handling machinery. 



July 1, 2020 


13150 E Lynchburg Salem Turnpike

Forest, VA 24551

(434) 525-0769

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