CNC Machinist

Job Title: CNC Machinist

Reports to:  Head of Production

Salary: $20-25 per hours plus benefits

Location: 3345 La Cienega Place, Los Angeles, California

Applications Due: January 2019

Interviews: Upon Request

Start Date: February 15, 2019

Company Overview

Dom Vetro is a American eyewear manufacturer, producing optical frames using the highest standards of quality and craftsmanship. All of our frames are handcrafted by our small team of specialists and each frame is made to order. Our motto, “every pair is personal,” reinforces the care and attention we put into every product and the integrity of our process from beginning to end.

Our Objective

To assemble an incredible team of highly passionate, motivated, responsible, and skilled workers who will support our vision of becoming the number one optical company in the United States.

Job Summary

An opportunity has arisen for a machinist to work within the production team to manufacture our frames.  It is important that candidates have a high attention to details and produce the product to the requested specifications and desired finish.

Key Responsibilities

  • Machine parts to specification using machine tools such as 4 and 5 axis CNC mills and die press

  • Operate additional machines to insert hinges and inject wire cores to complete temples

  • Measure, examine, and test finished parts to ensure conformance to specifications using instruments such as calipers and micrometers

  • Fabricate tooling and parts required to manufacture components

  • Perform routine maintenance on machines as required

  • Maintain the cleanliness and tidiness of the workshop

  • Inventory management duties


  • Participate in promoting a team approach at all times

  • Be polite, courteous and supportive to all team members

  • Work in accordance with training and agreed policies, practices and procedures

  • Take ownership of role and suggest improvements

  • Listen carefully to others and check to ensure understanding

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Prior experience with 4 and 5 axis CNC machines

  • CAD/CAM experience

  • Familiarity with a manufacturing environment, including use of machines, power tools and precision measuring instruments

  • Ability to comply with instructions

  • Capacity to learn new skills quickly

  • Physically capable of performing workshop duties including lifting and moving.

  • Organizational and problem solving skills

  • Strong inter-personal skills (friendly, caring, patient)