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58718409 CNC Milling - Entry Level - Whippany, NJ

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***Machine Operator - CNC Milling - Entry Level ***

Whippany Actuation Systems is a dynamic aerospace company that designs and manufactures electromechanical actuators and control electronics for commercial and military applications. Recognized as experts in our industry for over 70 years, we are a fully integrated manufacturing company which takes responsibility for the success of our business and acts quickly to implement new ideas and projects to ensure company growth.

We currently have an opportunity for an Entry Level Machine Operator in our Milling department. In this role you will operate all types of CNC Milling machines to perform diversified operations to produce parts for electro-mechanical actuation systems.

In this role, you would typically:

  • Performs first piece inspection
  • Set up and operate CNC machines from complex blueprints, procedure sheets or tool sheets
  • Reviews set up procedures and specifications to determine sequence of set up operations and dimensions of finished work
  • Installs fixtures and positions stock in fixtures according to instructions
  • Assembles cutting tools in tool holders
  • Changes cutting tools and location of fixture as per instructions
  • Observes operations of machine and verifies accuracy of machine parts against blueprints
  • Make adjustments as necessary to achieve conformance to design
  • Uses appropriate measuring tools, equipment and measuring techniques to verify first piece acceptance and perform sample inspections during manufacturing run


  • Performs preventative maintenance work on machines, tools and test equipment
  • Works with Methods Engineers to develop new or improved processes
  • Writes simple "G" code
  • May do simple set-up

We require:

  • 1 year experience setting up and operating CNC machines and/or coursework which includes reading and interpreting blue prints
  • Basic knowledge of GD&T
  • Knowledge of ASME Y14.5 format blueprints
  • Legal authorization to work in the US

We would really like to see:

  • Knowledge of inspection tools such as; micrometer, vernier, dial indicator
  • Ability to read, understand and follow all manufacturing procedures
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Within commuting distance of Whippany or willing to relocate self as relocation assistance is not available

***Physical Requirements Include:***

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  • Ability to lift and carry up to 25 lbs.
  • Ability to transport items to other work centers throughout the facility
  • Includes exposure to sounds and noise levels that are distracting or uncomfortable
  • Requires wearing common protective or safety equipment
  • Requires working indoors in environmentally controlled conditions
  • Requires ability to stand for long periods of time

For more information and to apply, please visit our website @

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***Our Commitment:***

Whippany Actuation Systems is an EqualOpportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteranstatus or other characteristics protected by law.

Individuals who have a disability and would like to request an accommodation with regard to the application and selection process (i.e. the online application or interviews) or have questions regarding our website accessibility, may call 973-560-6662.

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For over 70 years, Whippany Actuation Systems has proudly served the aerospace and defense industries by designing, manufacturing, and servicing custom actuation solutions for commercial and military applications. We are dedicated to finding innovative solutions to complex engineering challenges and partnering with major aerospace and defense companies to develop products marked by quality, reliability and performance.

Major aerospace and defense companies depend on us to find customized solutions to complex engineering needs. On every project, it's the people of Whippany Actuation Systems that make all the difference. Their knowledge and experience ensure that we deliver precision and reliability to meet the most stringent requirements.

When there is a challenge to be met, Whippany makes it happen.

To learn more about Whippany Actuation Systems, please visit our website @

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110 Algonquin Parkway
Whippany, NJ 07981

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