CNC Semi-Skilled Machinist
Fostet Manufacturing Inc.
Guelph, ON, Canada
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POSITION:  CNC Semi-Skilled Machinist

LOCATION:  Regal Rd. Guelph, ON



  • Company paid health and dental benefits package
  • Competitive wages ($24.50-$29.00/hour)
  • Free on-site parking
  • Opportunities for professional growth and advancement
  • Team lunches
  • Friendly and collaborative work environment fostering growth
  • On-site paid training
  • Paid uniform and work boot program 
  • Up to 3 paid days during Christmas holidays
  • Overtime after 42.5 hour



  • Assist with the setup operation of CNC Milling and Lathe Machines
  • Assist with “first off” as per procedure
  • Operate machine tools to perform repetitive machining operations such as turning. milling, drilling, boring or other machining operations within a timely manner
  • Load and unload parts in a safe and productive manner in order to achieve and maintain cycle time standards
  • Achieve and maintain cycle times
  • Monitor and maintain tooling in peak conditions
  • Perform quality checks as required
  • Clean & verify dimensions of parts machined using precision measuring instruments as required, complete all associated quality documentation
  • Complete scheduled preventative maintenance
  • Complete SPC Charts and take necessary action as per SPC training
  • Submit lean & safety suggestions
  • Participate in maintaining a clean and safe work environment
  • Perform daily machine checks per preventative maintenance program and safety procedures.
  • Practice general housekeeping, including but not limited to, his/her work area, chip removal, floor areas, benches, storage areas to ensure a safe work environment
  • Complies with all company rules, policies, procedures and programs
  • Follow established safety practices and regulations
  • Ability to communicate effectively with peers, engineers, quality assurance and management
  • Available for day and evening shifts as required
  • Complete other duties as assigned



  • Minimum grade 12 education
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of related work experience in a CNC facility/environment
  • Knowledge of CNC programming for mills and lathes
  • Strong math skills
  • Knowledge of SPC and the ability to analyze data
  • Proficient in the use of various measuring devices including caliper, digital indicator, micrometer, height gauge
  • Ability to read blueprints, drawings, charts, tables, quality documentation and various symbols regarding tolerances, surface finishes etc. GD&T knowledge is an asset
  • Able to read, interpret and react to CMM reports
  • Ability to effectively communicate on both oral and written forms to various levels within the organizations
  • Motivated and able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Strong analytical skills and a high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Committed to continuous improvement
  • Desire to expand knowledge and experience in the trade of CNC Machining
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