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CNC Laser Operator US (Afternoon Shift)

  • Canton, Ohio, United States

Job description

We are seeking a dedicated individual to join our team as an Afternoon CNC Laser Operator in the Internal Fabrication department at AmbaFlex. As a CNC Laser Operator, you will play a crucial role in producing raw, semi-finished and finished goods to support the operations of the other production departments within AmbaFlex Manufacturing's Canton, OH location. This includes cutting, forming, welding, machining and blasting of metal parts.

Afternoon Shift Schedule

  • Monday-Friday, 2:30pm-11:00pm

The Team

AmbaFlex is the Global Leader in Spiral Conveyor Systems. Our Manufacturing Facility in Canton, OH is one of five worldwide, and was established in 2010 as our only Manufacturing facility in the U.S. Within the Production Unit in Canton is the Internal Fabrication Department. 

What we offer our Fabrication Employees!

  • Full Benefit Package
  • Quarterly Bonus Program
  • Company Matched 401k Program
  • Healthy Work-Life Balance
  • Monthly Attendance Incentive
  • Vacation and Paid Personal Time Off
  • Vacation Purchase Program
  • Employee Recognition Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Opportunities for Advancement

Key Responsibilities

  • Set up and operate the CNC CO2 Laser (Prima Power Platino 1530 w/4kW Convergent Laser)
  • Understands machine setup including program retrieval, proper gases, proper nozzles, and materials
  • Understands start-up and shut down for laser machines
  • Diagnose machining problems while performing jobs, making modifications as needed
  • Operate overhead cranes, tape measure, calipers, and hand tools
  • Can perform laser cutting operations efficiently and effectively, per specifications
  • Check Quality of product machined and notify supervisor of process issues
  • Operates and navigates in a windows-based computer environment
  • Program nesting software to maximize product/material usage
  • Maintain safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations
  • Perform operator maintenance and/or 6S housekeeping per established schedules
  • Perform material handling functions, including loading material for job runs
  • Measure completed work pieces to verify conformance
  • Read work orders to determine specifications, such as materials to be used, locations of cutting lines, or dimensions and tolerances
  • Maintain shop, tools, and other equipment
  • Other duties as assigned

Job requirements

Basic Requirements

  • 2 years of experience in a similar position as CNC Laser Operator 
  • Minimum 1 year of CNC Laser experience in a sheet metal manufacturing environment
  • Documented training on CNC Laser
  • Proficient interpretation of engineering drawings
  • Familiar with various production and processing methods in engineering
  • Prior forklift experience is preferred
  • Must be able to lift 70+ lbs., stand on feet for 8 or more hours
  • CNC press brake experience is preferred

Education Requirement

  • High School Diploma or GED 

Key Competencies


Works with others to achieve team goals, shares information with others, supports others. Think and act from common interest and with mutual respect. Verbal communication is done through listening, summarizing, questioning and giving feedback.


Adapts own behavior easily; is able and willing to adjust to changing demands and circumstances, is open to new ideas. Approaches problems as opportunities for improvement.


Is open to possibilities for improvement of issues and procedures. Think and act innovative; see opportunities for innovation of work methods and procedures.

Customer orientation

Recognizing wishes, needs and interests of both internal as external customers and act accordingly. Empathize with customers situations, thinking in customer interests and convert them into actions. Sees colleagues as customers.


Searches for more responsibility and personal challenge. Shows an enthusiastic attitude and shows good posture. Contributes its own initiative ideas and solutions. Re-adjusts old work methods if there a new insights.


Shows behavior that attests to setting high standards for their own work and that of others. Work accurately and makes few mistakes. Committed to continuous improvements and to ensuring the quality and reacts immediately when quality is below standard.

Above description is only a characterization of the activities and not an exhaustive list. The person executing this job is therefore obliged to carry out all possible and work assigned activities to guarantee the continuity of the company.

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