Large Format CNC Operator – NC

Large Format CNC Operator

Symmetrix Composite Tooling, Inc. is a multi-axis large format digital fabricator specializing in composites and serving progressive industries such as alternative energy, transportation, marine, art, and architecture, operating multiple tooling plants located across the country. Accuracy, attention to detail, and surface fidelity are essential to the success of the company.

Located in: Statesville, North Carolina

Salary: Competitive and based on experience

The CNC operator will take information, details, and programmed tool paths from operations and engineering to align, secure, and machine patterns and molds out of EPS foam, epoxy modeling paste, wood, and other “soft” materials as well as machining of composites.

For an idea of what we mean by large-format, of this work, see

Large Format CNC Operator

Working under the direction of the Plant Manager, Shop Floor Supervisor and closely with engineering, the CNC machine operator will be responsible for:

Safety and Efficiency

The safe, efficient, and accurate operation of Symmetrix 80’x20’x10’ 5-axis CMS machining center.

Installation and Alignment

Installing, aligning, and fixturing large composite blanks.


Tool setting and measuring


Scheduling and running tool paths as required

Dust collection operation

Dust collection operation and machine envelope cleaning

Maintenance and repair

Maintenance and repair of the CNC machinery


Machine calibration


Managing project documentation

For an idea of what we mean by large-format, of this work, see

  • Computer-Aided Manufacturing and CNC machine operation.
  • Large format machine familiarity a plus.
  • Machine maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair
  • CNC programming, G & M-codes, and the general Windows environment.
  • Knowledge of Siemens NX and Rhino a plus
  • Knowledge of FRP tooling methods

If you feel you are qualified for this job, please apply through the link below. We look forward to hearing from you.

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Symmetrix Composite Tooling is a full service composite tooling manufacturer of complex and innovative design that prides itself on precision and quality.