Waycon Manufacturing is led by a group of experienced engineers and trades people equipped with extensive tooling and equipment.

We currently have an opportunity for a Lead Hand Machinist with extensive background in CNC machining and leadership. This is a hands-on role, and your duties include day-today coordination and oversight of machinists ensuring the team have what they need to perform high-speed machining operations safely and to quality standards.

We’re looking for dedicated and reliable machinists with proven background in leadership. We offer an excellent total compensation package which includes a comprehensive benefits plan. We look forward to reviewing your application.

Job Duties:

  • Oversees all day-to-day operational, QC and support activities.
  • Train, develop and supervise the work of employees.
  • Program, set up and operate CNC machinery.
  • Design and build tooling, jigs, and fixtures.
  • Oversee ordering and tooling conditions, machines, and workstations.
  • Standardize programs and repeatable processes.
  • Answer technical questions and provide solutions.
  • Follow safe work procedures, and report incidents and potential hazards.
  • Continuous improvement by implementing and/or supporting new ideas.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements:

  • Red Seal Machinist.
  • 20+ years of professional experience running mills, lathes or horizontal.
  • 20+ years of professional experience reading G-code and programming machines.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills.
  • Hold high quality and safety standards in workmanship.
  • Self-motivated and ability to work effectively in team environment.


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