CNC Mill Operator

Air Squared Manufacturing, Inc.

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Thornton, CO
Multiple Shifts

Job Description

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Job Overview:



Company Name: Air Squared

Title of Position: CNC Mill Machine Operator

Position Type: Full-time, non-exempt 

Pay Range: $17 – 21/ hour, based on qualifications and experience. Plus $0.75/hour shift differential for 2nd shift. 

Benefits include: 

  • Health Insurance through Aetna (optional HSA plan with $10 per pay period matching)
  • $400 Flexible Spending Account, paid by employer
  • Long Term Disability Insurance, paid by employer
  • 3% matching SIMPLE IRA retirement plan
  • Safety shoe allowance
  • 3-weeks PTO accrual and paid holidays
  • Parental Leave
  • Educational reimbursement 

Location: Thornton, Colorado

Air Squared Manufacturing, Inc. is an OEM manufacturer of scroll type compressors, vacuum pumps and expanders for the medical, aerospace, fuel cell and power generation industries.  Air Squared offers exciting career opportunities working on projects including NASA MOXIE, Leading Electric and Autonomous Vehicle OEM, DOE Clean Energy initiatives ranging from nuclear fusion and the Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy (ARPA-e), and other cutting-edge projects. 

We are seeking a CNC Mill Operator to support manufacturing processes though operating and performing maintenance on a Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machine. You would be responsible for running a pre-programmed machine and ensuring that machined parts meet criteria from work instructions and blueprints. 

1st shift runs Monday - Thursday 5:30 am – 4:00 pm with a ½ hour unpaid lunch. 

CNC Mill Operator Job Responsibilities: 

  • Load and unload parts utilizing pre-programmed CNC mills
  • Load and inspect the parts on a pre-programmed CMM inspection machine
  • Use work and tool offsets on manual mill and lathe machines 
  • Use hand tools on machined parts when needed
  • Tighten and loosen fasteners to hold parts and fixtures in place
  • Assist in shipping preparation, such as packaging, shipping and receiving as need
  • Deburr metal parts after they have been machined 
  • Order supplies for the machine shop as needed
  • Perform other tasks as assigned 
  • Regularly lift 50 lbs. of raw materials or machine parts with or without accommodation
  • Perform other tasks as assigned

CNC Mill Operator Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED (required)
  • 1-year experience operating a CNC Mill (preferred) 
  • Employment with Air Squared is contingent on passing a statewide background check, drug screening (for substances illegal in the state of Colorado), and employment verification through E-Verify

How to Apply: 

Pay Range: $17 – 21/ hour, based on qualifications and experience. 

For information on Air Squared, visit our website at

If you need an accommodation seeking employment with Air Squared, please email [email protected] or call (303) 466-2669. Accommodations are made on a case-by-case basis.

Air Squared is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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