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CNC High Speed Blade Tip Grinder and Operator


Doral, Florida

What You Will Do:

    As a CNC operator you will repair precision parts using automated equipment and accurate measurements. You will need to have a written program to accomplish various machining operations as per the OEM manual as to remove the required material for pre or final grinding. You will need to possess manual dexterity and an eye for detail. You will be able to operate the Butler Newall precision blade tip grinder to required dimensions to meet the desired clearance for performance. The goal is to ensure effective production operations (through-put), OTD and optimize procedures. Additional responsibilities include:
  • Engage with engineering to determine blade tip dimensions for high compressor spools and HPT blades
  • Review samples, drawings, manuals and instructions to understand specifications of output
  • Plan the sequence of necessary actions for the completion of a job
  • Take measurements and mark material for cutting or shaping
  • Select appropriate machines (e.g. lathes) and position or load material for a job
  • Determine and program size of batches, speed of machine etc.
  • Monitor machine while working to adjust the feed, maintain temperature and identify issues
  • Check output to ensure consistency with specifications
  • Perform routine machine preventive maintenance and repair minor damages


Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities, and competencies include but are not limited to…

  • Experience with the Butler Newall precision blade tip grinder
  • Proven experience as CNC grinder
  • Experience in using, set-up and programming manual, semi-automated or automated tools & machines (lathes, mills, grinders etc.)
  • Ability to use precision tools (e.g. calipers) to take accurate measurements
  • Knowledge of the properties of metal and other material
  • Ability to read blueprints, schematics and manuals
  • Strong math with analytical abilities
  • Physical stamina and strength to lift heavy items
  • High school diploma or equivalent; associates degree or completion of vocational training or an apprenticeship will be an asset
  • All other assigned duties
  • Must hold a valid U.S. identification and be able to work in the United States; must be able to speak, read, and write the English language

To Apply:

    • Please submit your application using the APPLY button below. We will review your work experience and qualifications against our current hiring needs. Should there be a potential match, we will reach out to you directly to discuss the opportunity further.
      Global Engine Maintenance (GEM), LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and a Drug Free Workplace. GEM provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national-origin, protected veteran or disabled status.

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