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Matec CNC Machinist in Northborough, Massachusetts


Why This is a Great Opportunity

The successful candidate will be responsible for operating machine tools to produce precision metal parts for our custom-designed testing systems. This is an opportunity to grow with a Company that is a recognized leader and committed to developing your machining skills for our multifaceted systems. If you are passionate about your career and want to be part of a company that is stable and growing then you should read on. This is an ideal opportunity for you!

Why We Are a Great Place to Work

Matec Instrument Companies, a powerhouse in the design, development and, manufacturing of ultrasonic imaging and nondestructive testing systems. Used by some of the most well-known aerospace, military, railroad and metals companies in the world, Matec has been developing these systems since 1968 for institutions and industries worldwide to meet their complex, stringent testing requirements.


  • Review blueprints and specifications for a job

  • Calculate where to cut or bore

  • Experience programming conversational milling machines or lathes required.

  • Shape steel, aluminum, titanium, and other materials

  • Determine speed that material is fed into the machine

  • Select tools, processes, and parts for the job.

  • Plan the sequence of cutting and finishing operations

  • Position workpiece on a drill press, lathe or milling machine

  • Program machining center utilizing ProtoTrak software

  • Set up, and operate HURCO machines for the accurate machining of custom parts

  • Verify settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample workpieces

  • Documents actions by completing production and quality logs

  • Determine fabrication tolerance


  • 5 years machinist experience required w/technical, trade or vocational schooling preferred

  • Experience with HURCO Machines desired, but not required

  • Experience with ProtoTrak Software strongly desired

  • Able to read electronic blueprints that deal with fabrication tolerances and parts.

  • Evaluate product quality and make programming adjustments as needed for custom parts production

  • Resourceful, reliable, and independent.

Apply today for immediate consideration!