CNC Machinist 12.5% 2nd shift premium, Flexible Schedule
Chelsea, MI 
Posted 12 days ago
Job Description


Our climate controlled 31,000 square foot facility in Chelsea, MI specializes in medical grade plastics machining and injection molding. A career with Orchid provides growth opportunities, a great benefits package including performance bonuses, insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid time off and schedule flexibility. For more information, view our .

This is a contingent worker temporary position. If you are selected for this position, you will be employed through an agency, not directly though Orchid. However, you may be eligible for conversion to an employee position after only a few months in this role.


CHE - Shift 2 (12.5%) (United States of America - Michigan)

The CNC Machinist position contributes to the production of medical devices by operating and performing basic set ups of CNC 4 and 5 Axis machines, with the ability to identify X, Y, Z and 0 coordinates. He/she is responsible for running multiple and varying CNC machines simultaneously, such as Lathes and Mills in addition to operating manual machine tools to cut, drill, shape, and finish quality products with some supervision.

Orchid provides a positive working environment and schedule flexibility.


  • Performs set ups of 4 & 5 Axis CNC machines.
  • Operates multiple machines simultaneously.
  • Monitors the machine to ensure proper program performance.
  • Completes shop work orders, inspection documentation, and daily maintenance sheets.
  • Makes off sets and adjustments to machines with moderate supervision.
  • Advocates for the health and safety of self, co-workers, customers, and the community.
  • Support quality and compliance by adhering to all procedures, work instructions, and forms per the Quality Management Systems (QMS).
  • Completes all required training.


  • High School Or Equivalent (Preferred)


  • 1+ Years of machining experience in a manufacturing environment (Required)
  • Experience in Medical Device Manufacturing (Preferred)
  • Lean manufacturing experience (Preferred)


  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position - Occasionally
  • Must be able to move about the inside of the building - Occasionally
  • Must be able to move equipment around the building - Occasionally
  • Must be able to position oneself and move under/around/over equipment - Occasionally
  • Must be able to handle/adjust/inspect/position various items and equipment - Frequently
  • Must be able to communicate and exchange information with others - Frequently
  • Must be able to perform tasks that require repetitive handling/adjusting/inspecting/positioning of items and equipment - Frequently


  • Noise - Frequently


  • Accuracy and Attention to Detail - Working Experience
  • Blueprint Reading - Working Experience
  • Data Entry - Working Experience
  • GD&T - Working Experience
  • Handwriting - Basic Knowledge
  • Information Processing - Basic Knowledge
  • Machine Set Up - Working Experience
  • Mathematical Ability - Basic Knowledge
  • Problem Solving - Working Experience
  • Quality Inspection Metrology Tools - Working Experience
  • Visual Quality Assurance - Working Experience


  • Opportunity to work in a growing company
  • Ability to help people live a longer, more active life
  • Comprehensive benefit package
  • Ability to work in an organization that values:
    • Integrity First: We do the right thing
    • Teamwork: We are one Orchid
    • Results: Our results matter

EOE, including disability/vets


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
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