Swiss Set-Up Machinist

The Swiss Set-Up Machinist position is responsible for the setup and operation of the Swiss type and/or Multi-Axis machines.

Job Summary:

The Swiss Setup position is responsible for the setup and operation of the Swiss type and/or Multi-Axis machines. Swiss Operators will perform inspection of product to print, follow inspection standards, and adhere to In-process Inspection requirements. Swiss Operators will adhere to all ISO 9001 regulations and standards. The Swiss Operator must debur parts as necessary. Swiss Operators will also maintain a clean, organized, and safe work environment.

Essential Functions:

  • Setup of Swiss/Multi-Axis Equipment.
  • Operate Swiss/Multi-Axis machinery upholding and adhering to production standards and ISO 9001 regulations and guidelines.
  • Inspect product to print, looking for any flaws and defect of material, including deburring if necessary. Using In-process Inspection Documentation.
  • Maintain clean and safe work environment and performing general maintenance on machinery.

Minimum Job Requirements:

Education: Associates Degree or equivalent from a two year college or technical school

Experience: One to three years job experience working with Swiss/Multi-Axis machinery.

Specific Skills: The ability to calculate feeds, speeds, and proper cutting conditions. Must have a background strong in math, and blueprint reading. Machining knowledge of milling and turning operations. Intermediate measurement skills with surface plate inspection techniques.

Supervisory Responsibilities:


Working Conditions/ Physical Demands:

There will be limited physical activity, consisting of lifting materials of no more than 50 lbs


Internal: Operators will interact with management and other co-workers on a daily basis to successfully perform all their responsibilities.

External: No external communication

Success Factors:

The ability to efficiently set-up and maintain their machine during production. The individual must maintain a clean, and well-organized workstation. The individual must follow detailed instructions.

For additional information, please call our HR department at (216) 485-2232 or email