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CNC Operator 1st shift

South Haven, MI, US, 49090

Lovejoy, a business in the Timken family of brands, is hiring a 1st shift CNC operator.



The CNC Operator is responsible for the setup and operation of one or more assigned multi-axis CNC machine tools to produce component parts in accordance to engineering drawings, internal sketches, or other specifications provided by engineering.


Essential Responsibilities:

  • Meeting production schedules and standard timeframes established for setup and cycle times.
  • Setup and operate a variety of CNC equipment to produce high precision coupling components using engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Performing and documenting in-process QA inspections.
  • Perform follow-up operations, such as deburring, marking, and cleaning parts as required.
  • Consistently maintain a clean and organized work area.


Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma.
  • 2 years CNC operator and set up experience preferred.


Physical Requirements:

  • 95% of the time on feet and running multiple machines.
  • Ability to lift up to 25lbs
  • Ability to lift over 50lbs with proper lifting devices.
  • Repetitive movement such as twisting/bending, hand gripping is required.


All qualified applicants shall be treated equally according to their individual qualifications, abilities, experiences and other employment standards. There will be no discrimination due to gender or gender identity, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran/military status or any other basis protected by applicable law.




The Timken Company designs a growing portfolio of engineered bearings and industrial motion products that improve the reliability and efficiency of global machinery and equipment to move the world forward. Timken posted $4.5 billion in sales in 2022 and employs more than 20,000 people globally, operating from 46 countries.

Why Choose Timken?

  • Over a century of knowledge and innovation
  • A culture of top performance
  • A global, diverse environment
  • Products that contribute to a sustainable world
  • A conviction to improve communities around us
  • Competitive salary and benefits

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