CNC Machinist / Set-Up Technician (Mill)

Guelph, ON

POSITION:  CNC Machinist/Set-Up Technician (Mill)



  • Company paid health and dental benefits package
  • Competitive wages ($30-$34/hour)
  • Free on-site parking
  • Opportunities for professional growth and advancement
  • Team lunches
  • Friendly and collaborative work environment fostering growth
  • On-site paid training
  • Paid uniform and work boot program 
  • Up to 3 paid days during Christmas holidays
  • Overtime after 42.5 hours



  • Responsible for setup operation of CNC Milling Centers for existing and new orders
  • Perform “first off” as per procedure
  • Operate machine tools to perform machining operations such as milling, drilling, boring or other machining operations within cycle standards provided
  • Load and unload parts in a safe and productive manner
  • Perform quality checks as required. Clean & verify dimensions of parts machined using precision measuring instruments as needed. Complete all associated quality documentation
  • Troubleshoot and resolve errors/concerns
  • Train team members as directed within set-up hours provided
  • Complete SPS Charts and take necessary action as per SPC training
  • Monitor and maintain tooling in peak conditions
  • Perform daily machine checks per preventative maintenance program and safety procedures.
  • Practice general housekeeping, including but not limited to, work area, chip removal, floor areas, benches, storage areas to ensure a safe work environment
  • Assist in problem solving and continuous improvement activities for areas of productivity and reduction of scrap



  • Minimum grade 12 education
  • 5+ years related work experience
  • Knowledge of CNC programming for mills 
  • Strong math skills
  • Proficient in the use of various measuring devices including caliper, digital indicator, micrometer, height gauge
  • Ability to read blueprints, drawings, charts, tables, quality documentation and various symbols regarding tolerances, surface finishes etc.
  • Able to read, interpret and react to CMM reports and knowledge to review and analyze SPC data
  • Ability to effectively communicate with various levels within the organizations
  • Strong analytical skills and a high attention to detail and accuracy


Fostet Manufacturing Inc.

Fostet Manufacturing Inc.


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