CNC Machine Operator

Date: Nov 12, 2022

Location: Salisbury, MD, US, 21801

Company: Dover Corporation

Connecting and Protecting People, Microwave Products Group (MPG) is a leading global provider of mission-critical engineered electronic components and subsystems comprised of four business units in five manufacturing locations.  Our brand names are recognized globally including:  BSC Filters, York, UK; Dow-Key Microwave, Ventura, CA; K&L Microwave, Salisbury, Maryland and Dominican Republic and Pole/Zero, West Chester, OH.
Our expertise is the design and manufacture of communications-based specialty products – engineered components and subsystems – for demanding military, space, commercial aerospace/industrial, and telecom infrastructure applications where function and reliability are crucial.



CNC operators work with computer numeric controlled (CNC) heavy machinery CNC operators make sure the machines are working at full capacity, are stocked with needed materials, well-maintained and perform periodic checks on output.

Using measuring tools such as micrometers, calipers and depth micrometers the operator will perform detailed inspection of parts and pieces, ensuring the product meets production guidelines. CNC machine operators report quality-control problems such as defects in raw material and finished products, suggesting changes and adjustments to both the raw materials and machine to the CNC Machinist. The operator will maintain a clean workspace and wash or polish finished products when needed.


Specific duties included but not limited to:

  • Load and un-load raw material on/off of the CNC machines
  • Measure parts using calipers and/or micrometers
  • Completes inspection data sheet
  • Deburrs parts through the use of deburring tools and equipment
  • Manual equipment experience to include, but not limited to, drill press, manual milling machines, manual lathes, manual surface grinders



CNC operators can gain skills through vocational schools, technical colleges or community college programs, or apprenticeships.

  • Math Skills: Good math skills will help CNC machinists understand complex instructions, how schematics work and make sure items are designed and built correctly.
  • Attention to Detail: CNC machinists will work with precision equipment. Being off by millimeters could be a critical error. Keen attention to detail is required.
  • Stamina: CNC operators often work long hours doing repetitive movements.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

Nearest Major Market: Salisbury

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