CNC plasma operator


Supervisor: Foreman

Division: Production

Main Responsabilities:

The worker adjusts and operates a CNC cutting device to cut through pieces of steel or other metals used in the manufacturing of the company’s products.

  • Read and interpret drilling plans, specifications or instructions.
  • Select the appropriate cutting model compliant with the requirements.v
  • Modify the model if necessary.
  • Adjust the cutting device according to the material it will have to work on.
  • Place the metal parts and lock the retaining elements.
  • Operate and monitor the cutting operation.
  • Verify compliance of the finished products with the plans or cutting instructions.
  • Make corrections if necessary.
  • Perform all other connected tasks attributed by the supervisor.
  • Apply all CSST rules.
  • To carry out the work, the employee must use among other things a calculator and a cutting torch.


Training and Knowledge:

  • High school diploma or equivalent


  • More than one year of experience in the field of metal cutting.


  • Good manual dexterity
  • Autonomy


Proficiency in:

  • The worker must have a good coordination and manual dexterity in which precision is essential.
  • The worker must maintain a high concentration and be attentive to detail during the accomplishment of the task.
  • The worker is in constant movement (standing, kneeling, and bending over) and must lift weights (more than 20 kg).
  • The employee performs an activity requiring a constant effort of his hands and/or arms.