CNC Machinist / Set-Up Technician

Guelph, ON

Company Overview:

Over the last 30 years in business, our company has grown to become a leader in CNC Precision Machining for various industries including automotive, defense, oil & gas, mining, off-road vehicles, and many commercial applications. Our greatest assets are our employees.  As a family owned and operated business, we pride ourselves in creating a culture where employees can be successful, respected, and feel a part of a fast-paced team!

We are seeking a CNC Machinist to join our team.  Your responsibilities will include those listed below.



  • Responsible for setup operation of CNC Milling Centers and Lathes within specified timelines
  • Perform “first off” as per procedure
  • Operate machine tools to perform machining operations such as milling, drilling, boring or other machining operations within a timely manner
  • Load and unload parts in a safe and productive manner
  • Perform quality checks as required.
  • Clean & verify dimensions of parts machined using precision measuring instruments as needed.
  • Complete all associated quality documentation
  • Complete SPS Charts and take necessary action as per SPC training
  • Perform daily machine checks per preventative maintenance program and safety procedures.
  • Adhere to all company health and safety protocol
  • Assist in problem solving and continuous improvements 



  • Grade 12 education
  • Minimum of 2+ years related work experience
  • Full knowledge of CNC programming for mills and/or lathes
  • Proficient in the use of various measuring devices including caliper, digital indicator, micrometer, height gauge. etc.
  • Ability to read blueprints, drawings, charts, tables, quality documentation and various symbols regarding tolerances, surface finishes etc.
  • Able to read, interpret and react to CMM reports and knowledge to review and analyze SPC data
  • Team player who also works well independently


We offer a competitive total compensation package, which includes:

  • Company sponsored health and dental benefit package 
  • Life insurance.
  • Overtime after 42.5 hours
  • Competitive wages ($29 to $33 an hour)
  • Free on-site parking
  • Opportunities for professional growth and advancement
  • Team lunches
  • Positive and friendly work environment
  • On-site paid training
  • Paid uniform and work boot program


We arecommitted to promoting accessible recruitment as outlined in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. We will attempt to accommodate persons with a disability in an appropriate and effective manner throughout all stages of the recruitment process. Accommodations will be provided upon request.



Fostet Manufacturing Inc.

Fostet Manufacturing Inc.


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