CNC Operator

General Job Summary:

Retrax is a fast growing manufacturing company located in Grand Forks, ND. We design, build and sell aftermarket truck accessories and we offer an enjoyable work-life balance, a comprehensive benefits package, and a friendly work atmosphere.

Position Summary:

Using blue prints and spec sheets, ensure parts machined meet quality expectations. Follow established work instructions, achieve established goals, and maintain a safe, clean work environment.

Essential Job Training Functions:

(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • Maintain a safe, clean work environment; address any unsafe conditions or behaviors with a supervisor
  • Read and understand blue prints and spec sheets
  • Accurately use digital and analog measurement devices
  • Follow established work instructions to properly machine products and/or different parts of products
  • Achieve established goals or deadlines set for specific work areas
  • Operate required equipment per safety guidelines
  • Move pieces or product to the next phase of the manufacturing process; maintaining safety and quality expectations
  • Ensure materials meet established quality standards
  • Utilize Lean manufacturing tools to deliver results
  • Organize materials at work station and department according to 6S standards
  • Ensure production parts, tools, and equipment are properly stored and maintained
  • Perform other related or non-related duties as assigned through on-the-job training


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Minimum of three months of previous manufacturing, production, or assembly experience
  • One or more years of CNC experience preferred


  • Active Listening: Actively attends to, conveys, and understands comments and questions of others
  • Communication: Communicates effectively with others both orally and in writing
  • Diversity Oriented: Works effectively in a diverse workforce
  • Honesty/Integrity: Is truthful and seen as credible in the workplace
  • Quality: Able to produce a high quality product with minimal supervision
  • Self-Motivated: Internally inspired to perform a task to the best of ones ability

Physical Requirements:

  • Frequent lifting of 50 pounds or less, occasional lifting of 51 pounds or more
  • Standing throughout the duration of shift, daily
  • Repetitive use of hands and/or fingers; able to reach with hands and arms; and use of vision


Eligible Upon Hire - Paid Time Off, Quarterly Production Bonus (based on company financial success), 8 Paid Holidays

Eligible 1st of Month Following Hire Date - Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D, Disability, FSA, Voluntary Benefits

Additional Benefits - 401(k), Tuition Reimbursement

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