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VMC Operator

Lyman Products Corporation is a leader in the exciting and growing shooting sports industry. Our product brands, Pachmayr®, TacStar®, ADTAC®, Trius®, Uni-Dot®, Butch’s , A-Zoom®, Targ-Dot® and Mark 7® are recognized throughout the industry. Our corporate mission is to establish performance excellence in all product lines and be a leader and innovator in our industry

Job Title

VMC Operator

Reports to

Packaging/Assembly Technician


Operates computer numerical control (CNC) machines to transform metallic, aluminum, and casting parts to close tolerances under minimal supervision with keen attention to detail.

Essential Functions

  • ·Operate various VMC's or other equipment or schedule dictates.
  • ·Check and replenish necessary fluids used in the VMC area.
  • ·Properly recognize and correctly log into job orders.
  • ·Properly load and cycle the VMC's
  • ·Follow inspection frequencies and standards.
  • ·Use various inspection tools such as micrometers, calipers and comparators..
  • ·Accurately document inspection results throughout designated shift.
  • ·Recognize and react to any tooling or fixture issues.
  • ·Communicate any issues during shift change to leadman or setup personnel.

*Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions*


  • ·3-5 years previous work experience on CNC machining.
  • ·Ability to operate CNC machines.
  • ·Working knowledge of blue prints, gages, drawings.
  • ·Good mechanical aptitude and use of hand tools.
  • ·High School Diploma or equivalent or trade school attendance.
  • ·Good general computer skills.
  • ·Good basic math skills.
  • ·Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • ·Good interpersonal and communications skills.

Working conditions

This position does require Safety Glasses for personal protective equipment. MUST CHECK AND USE POSTED PPE FOR SPECIFIC TASK – POSTED IN JOB AREA

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full time position, Days and hours of work week are Monday through Thursday, 6:00 a.m. to 4:30p.m. Willing to work Over-time as needed

Physical requirements

This position requires the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. This position requires standing for extended periods of time.

Direct reports

No direct reports.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Job Type: Full-time


  • ·Blueprint Reading: 3 years (Preferred)
  • ·CNC Machining: 3 years (Required)


  • ·High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • ·Morning (Required)

Work Location:

  • ·One location


  • ·Health insurance
  • ·Dental insurance
  • ·Vision insurance
  • ·Retirement plan

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • ·Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • ·Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • ·High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment


  • ·Monday to Friday
  • ·Day shift
  • ·Overtime
  • ·10 hour shift

Work Remotely:

  • ·No

Lyman Products, an equal opportunity employer, is always looking for high quality individuals to join our team. To further explore any of the positions mentioned on this page, please send your resume with reference to the specific job title, to the following address:

Lyman Products Corp

475 Smith Street

Middletown, CT 06457

Attn: Tina Pac at Human Resources

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