Job Title:  CNC Lathe Operator


Keene, NH, US, 03431

Business Unit:  Precitech/TMC
Posting Date:  Nov 17, 2023
Job Description: 

AMETEK Precitech is a world leader in the desing and manufacture of ultra precision machine tools. We are seeking an experienced Lathe Operator with the ability to program/edit, set-up, and operate CNC Lathes to produce finished components to extremely close tolerances.  Prior experience preferred with the ability to read and interpret blueprints and use precision measuring instruments.


Position Responsibilities:


  • Edit/program, set-up, and operate a CNC Lathe and Manual Lathes.
  • Manage the work schedule to produce components in a timely manner
  • Regularly interface with product engineering/drafting and manufacturing engineering.
  • Perform special projects with minimum direction using prints, verbal instructions or hand sketches.
  • Assist in any function necessary to maintain plant and facility in proper order.
  • Properly maintain equipment to ensure efficient operation.
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time, reach with both hands and bend as necessary, and be capable of lifting up to 40 lbs on a regular basis.

Essential Skills and Experience:


  1. Ability to machine a broad range of material.
  2. Read and work with prints and detail specifications, inspection reports and sketches in order to machine the products.
  3. Experience using a broad range of measuring instruments, gauges and electronic indicators.
  4. Operate hand tools as required.

Must be able to use handling equipment; i.e. fork lifts, cranes, etc


Salary Minimum: 
Salary Maximum: 

Disclaimer: Where a specific pay range is noted, it is a good faith estimate at the time of this posting.  The actual salary offered will be based on experience, skills, qualifications, market / business considerations, and geographic location.

AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK is a leading global provider of industrial technology solutions serving a diverse set of attractive niche markets with annual sales of over $6.0 billion. Traded publicly (NYSE:AME), we are a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1 (866) 263-8359.

Nearest Major Market: Bellows Falls
Nearest Secondary Market: Keene