CNC Lathe Machinist


Position Summary: 

We are seeking an experienced CNC Lathe Machinist proficient in T code and Mazatrol programming to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for setting up, programming, and operating CNC lathe machines to produce high-quality precision parts according to engineering specifications. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Set-Up and Operation: 
  • Set up and operate CNC lathe machines, ensuring parts are machined to the highest quality standards. 
  • Select and install appropriate tooling for each job. 
  • Programming: 
  • Write, edit, and optimize T code and Mazatrol programs for efficient and accurate machining. 
  • Read and interpret engineering blueprints, technical drawings, and CAD models to determine machining specifications. 
  • Perform program adjustments as necessary to improve part quality and production efficiency. 
  • Quality Control: 
  • Conduct regular inspections of machined parts using precision measuring instruments to ensure they meet specified tolerances. 
  • Make necessary adjustments to machine settings to maintain product quality. 
  • Maintenance: 
  • Perform routine maintenance on CNC lathe machines to ensure they are operating effectively and efficiently. 
  • Troubleshoot and resolve any issues that arise during the machining process. 
  • Safety and Compliance: 
  • Adhere to all safety protocols and procedures to ensure a safe working environment. 
  • Comply with company policies, quality standards, and regulatory requirements. 
  • Documentation: 
  • Maintain accurate records of machining processes, tool usage, and maintenance activities. 
  • Document any changes made to programs and processes for future reference. 


  • High school diploma or equivalent; technical certification or associate degree in machining or a related field preferred. 
  • Proven experience as a CNC Lathe Machinist, with a strong background in T code and Mazatrol programming. 
  • Proficiency in reading and interpreting engineering blueprints and technical drawings. 
  • Strong understanding of machining principles, tool selection, and cutting parameters. 
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail. 
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team. 
  • Strong communication and organizational skills. 
  • Commitment to maintaining a safe and clean work environment. 

Physical Requirements: 

  • Ability to lift and carry up to 40 pounds. 
  • Prolonged periods of standing and working at machines. 
  • Manual dexterity and hand-eye coordination. 

Application Process: 

Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and a cover letter detailing their relevant experience and qualifications to [email protected]. 


Bossier City, Louisiana 71111


$16-22 DOE