CNC Operator- Blackheart

By: Human Resources | 09/08/2020 < Back to Motor Life Home

Holley Performance Products, a leader in automotive aftermarket products, has an opening for a CNC Operator – 1st and 2nd Shift.

Job Description:

Under no supervision Develop programs by interpreting measurement codes to bend exhaust pipes on the CNC Eaton Leonard – 3D FARO measurement Arm, Set up and operate CNC machines while maintaining quality and safety standards.


·        Plan bending operations by reviewing job orders, blue prints, and engineering plans - new product proofing, SST Tubing, fixture specifications, drawings, interpreting geometric dimensions and acceptable tolerances.

·        Programming CNC Eaton Leonard by entering instructions based on geometry and trigonometry data, setting appropriately, the required tool on the Set up (to avoid clamp-tooling marks, wrinkles, humps). Provide part programs.

·        Analyze drawings, blue prints, design data, 3D measurements in order to calculate correct bend dimensions for the CNC Eaton Leonard bender and tool selection.

·        Operate the CNC Eaton Leonard bender.

·        Maintain specifications by observing, Jigs fitting inspection, taking measurements, detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting bending programs, adjusting and reprogramming controls, sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.

·        Use assembly and bending fixtures to check work and perform detailed inspection of pipes bent.

·        Read 3D dimensions and to accurately measure dimensions on pipes being bent within specified tolerance.

·        Control and maintain the minimum inventory levels required of bending tooling and SST Tubing all sizes.

·        Maintain the established efficiency and productivity levels by management.

·        Wear proper safety equipment and comply with Holley safety policies all time.


·        Good problem solving and conceptual skills.

·        Excellent communication skills with other employees and engineers regarding any bending process issues.

·        Must have a proficient understanding of programming codes.

·        Experience setting up and troubleshooting CNC machines.

·        Mathematics skills.

·         Mechanical and technical capacity.

·        Proven ability to successful multiple task in fast paced, high throughput environment.

·        Make a positive contribution to maintaining a workplace that is healthy, organized and safe.


·        High school diploma or GED, or equivalent years of experience.

·        Three years’ experience as CNC Programmer programming with 2D/3D CAM/CAD software in a shop environment for multi-axis bending 2D & 3D projects.

·        Experience in proofing new product.

·        Ability to read and interpret blue prints.

·        Working knowledge of using calipers and micrometers.

·         Intermediate to advanced shop math.

·        Proficient using a PC in a windows environment.


Physical Demands:

·        Requires normal range of hearing and vision.

·        Requires prolonged standing, some bending, and stretching, lifting up to 40 pounds.

·        Requires eye-hand coordination

·        Works in high noise level environment.

These positions are located at our Century St. location, Bowling Green, KY

2 open positions- 1st shift and 2nd shift

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