CNC Machinist


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Job Id: 1432

Drabek Technologies Ltd.

June 7, 2023



Full Time

Company operating name

Drabek Technologies Ltd.

Business address

2390 United Boulevard, Coquitlam, BC V3K 6A3

Title of position

CNC Machinist (NOC 7231)

Job duties

  • Produce machining parts by programming- setting up and operating a computer numerical control CNC machines and manual machines such as lathes, milling machines, drills and saws.
  • Plan machining by studying work orders blueprints, engineering plans, models, material specification, orthographic drawings, reference planes and machining parameters, interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances.
  • Read and interpret blueprints to comprehend work orders.
  • Plan machining activities keeping in mind the work orders and engineering plans.
  • Refer to specifications, orthographic drawings and reference planes to understand the project effectively.
  • Work with geometric dimensions and tolerances to plan machining activities.
  • Check stocks inventory to ensure appropriate stock is available to start a machining project.
  • Anticipate needed stock and order low supplies.
  • Enter instructions and program mills and lathes including reference points to ensure smooth running of the machine.
  • Safely load and unload castings and raw materials into the machinery.
  • Meet tolerance environments of the machine by setting gauges and measuring instruments appropriately.
  • Perform preventative and regular maintenance on machines, equipment and tools used in all processes.
  • Follow the machining process from the very beginning to the end to ensure quality of parts.
  • Isolate any piece that may not conform to the standards of the work order.
  • Troubleshoot machining problems during processes to ensure efficacy of procedure.
  • Ensure that all CNC machines are lubricated properly before each process’s initiation.
  • Create appropriate labor and time reports by following instructions provided by superiors.
  • Shape, sharpen and adjust machining tools so that required print tolerance can be achieved.
  • Provide tooling and fixturing improvement solutions as needed during each machining procedure.
  • Complete all reports and other paperwork associated with machining projects in process.

Terms of employment

Permanent, full-time (40 hours/week)

Expected Employment Start Date: as soon as possible




4% vacation pay

Location of work

2390 United Boulevard, Coquitlam, BC V3K 6A3

Contact information

If you are interested and meet all the criteria of the position, please email us your resume and cover letter at or mail them to: 2390 United Boulevard, Coquitlam, BC V3K 6A3

Skills requirements – Education and Work experience

Education: secondary school required; higher education in manufacturing technology or similar is an asset.

Work Experience:

  • At least 2 years of experience as CNC Machinist are required (including, but not limited to programming, setting up and operating CNC 3-axis machine, CNC lathe, manual mill, manual lathe, and drills to produce parts in correct geometric dimensions and tolerances)
  • Demonstrable experience in preparation of CAD data for a CNC machine in SolidWorks
  • Thorough knowledge of creating CAM programs in BobCAD
  • Knowledgeable in maintenance of CNC machines

Language requirements:

Spoken and written English required

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