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CNC Milling Specialist

Company: Westfall Technik
Location: Willernie
Posted on: October 12, 2021

Job Description:

3883 Howard Hughes Pkwy 

Suite 590 

Las Vegas, NV 89169 

+1 (702) 829-8681




Westfall Technik is a global holding company which provides innovative plastics manufacturing solutions to the healthcare, consumer package goods and light industrial vertical markets. The site locations, operating within the Westfall Technik enterprise, are internationally aligned with unmatched global reach in the industry. Our proprietary Stacked Integration Model ™ enables us to operate leveraging a high degree of specialization, extensive capacities in end-to-end design, production and assembly, and first-class references in high-end manufacturing.




Competitive advantages such as vertical integration, speed-to-market and advanced manufacturing systems allow us to streamline our processes and be a complete solution provider positively impacting our customers’ business. We are powered by experienced people with diversified capabilities and specialties. We pride ourselves in developing customized solutions with precision and care. So, while there is complexity to what we do; we simplify the process to deliver a customer experience that is enjoyable and easy; providing a single point of accountability.




This simple phrase captures what Westfall Technik is all about. The statement embodies the company’s commitment to total support, complete manufacturing capabilities and its bold approach. It is our internal rallying cry. It is our philosophy. Nothing half-hearted.


Associates (and Customers) can be confident that this mantra drives the organization to be nimble, scalable and comprehensive ----no matter how complex the customers’ challenge.




Title: CNC Milling Specialist Level 1

Position: Non-Exempt

Location: Willernie, MN

Manager: No

Reports to: CNC Supervisor

Shift: First Shift M-F




Responsibilities include entry level operation of CNC Milling machines in building custom injection molds.  Each day is filled with building different components for perfection driven customers.   Daily tasks include part set-up, machine operation, component inspection, program adjusting and edits to build parts to print.  Troubleshoot and resolve issues to achieve successful operation of the machines and build parts to print.





  • Rough milling: 
  • Review programs and setup sheets provided by the programming department
  • Setup parts in vise or magnets and setup tools in toolchanger
  • Learn how to operate a CNC mill
  • Operate the CNC mill
  • After milling is complete and inspected, turn over to Level 3 CNC Specialist for final review.
  • Perform machine maintenance and service.
  • Support efforts to improve production processes and procedures to directly enhance efficiency, accuracy, quality, and company profits.
  • Perform other tasks as assigned by Management.



  • Two-year degree in CNC operations or related field.
  • Minimum one year of experience in mold-making and CNC preferred.
  • Excellent mechanical abilities: able to identify and resolve equipment problems to improve speed and efficiency. 
  • Strong blueprint reading skills.
  • Strong math skills in trigonometry (points on angles), geometry (shapes), and performing math calculations.
  • Able to follow through with work direction and accept feedback to improve performance.
  • Display positive attitude and personal pride in work with a passion for perfection along with strong attention to detail.
  • Reliable and dependable; uses excellent organizational and time management skills to meet deadlines.
  • Works well in a team focused, dynamic and fast paced environment.
  • Strong work ethic with an unwavering commitment to quality and professional results.



  • This position requires the employee to frequently sit, stand, walk, bend, and occasionally lift or move up to fifty pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision and the ability to adjust focus. 



  • The company’s shop is exposed to moving mechanical equipment/parts and hazardous chemicals; including exposure to electrical shock; dust particles; unstable material placement, and other common hazards found at a plastics molding operation, the noise level is moderately loud up to or in excess of 100 decibels.  When required, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) should be worn in the shop.






Westfall -Technik is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, religious creed, physical disability, mental disability, age for individuals age 40 and over, medical condition (as defined by state law (for example, cancer or genetic characteristics or HIV/AIDS), marital status, military and veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Our management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities and general treatment during employment.

Keywords: Westfall Technik, Minneapolis , CNC Milling Specialist, Other , Willernie, Minnesota

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