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Pentair, Inc. CNC Machinist in Kansas City, Kansas

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Position Description

Pentair currently has an opening for a CNC-Manual Machine Operator to join our team at our Kansas City, KS location. In this role, you will be responsible for setting up and operating a group of computer controlled CNC horizontal and vertical machining centers, manual horizontal or vertical boring machines, and accessories to perform a variety of machining operations simultaneously. Operates radial and spindle drill.

Location Description

Pentair’s Kansas City business is leading manufacturer of custom and engineered to order pumps for commercial, fire, industrial and infrastructure markets for both water and wastewater applications. Pumps include, vertical turbine and vertical turbine fire, solids handling and submersible solids handling, vertical turbine solids handling, propeller, vortex and ANSI pumps.

Position Hours/Shift

2nd Shift

3:30pm to 12:00am


$25.48/hr in first 6 months

$26.48/ hr after 6 months

$27.48/hr final rate (after full year)


Eligibility for Medical plan, Dental plan, Vision plan, FSA/HSA, Life & AD&D insurance, Short Term & Long Term Disability coverage, 401k with company match, as well as Wellness benefits

Job Tasks

  • Receive work assignments, verbal and/or written instructions form supervision.

  • Receive parts or materials to be machined and obtain necessary tools and gages.

  • Work from blueprints, bill of materials, process documents, written procedures, and verbal instructions.

  • Check equipment for proper operation.

  • Set up and operate machine center using tools, programs and equipment needed, selects proper operating settings as directed.

  • Position tools and parts in machines, securing and aligning as required, using hoists and cranes as required.

  • Program a trail run for operation through control panel as directed.

  • Perform a variety of machining operations on an assortment of component parts. This includes face, bore, turn, ream, thread, drill, tap, grind, chamfer, spot-face and assemble etc.

  • Set up and operate radial or spindle drill using tools and equipment needed, selects proper speeds and feeds.

  • Check parts with measuring instruments as required.

  • Perform necessary material handling throughout the sequence of operations.

  • File burns and stamp identification on parts as directed.

  • Prepare production card and turn into supervision daily.

  • Lubricate machines as required, wipe and keep machines, tools, and workplace clean, and remove chips from machines.

  • Report defective material and equipment to supervision.

  • Maintain good housekeeping by keeping tools, material, and equipment in proper places.

  • Observe all safety rules and watch for safety of others.


Not Climate Controlled

Physical Requirements

Must be able to read bills-of-material and blueprints, as well as follow written or verbal instructions.

Must be able to operate mobile equipment as directed.

Must be able to lift up to 100 pounds from floor to waist.

Wear steel toe shoes & PPE


CNC Manual Machinist Experience

Diversity and Inclusion:

With our expanding global presence, cross-cultural insight and competence are essential for our ongoing success. We believe that a diverse workforce contributes different perspectives and creative ideas that enable us to continue to improve every day. Race, gender, ethnicity, country of origin, age, personal style, sexual orientation, physical ability, religion, life experiences and many more factors contribute to this diversity.

We take ongoing action to improve the diversity of our workforce by:

  • Ensuring leadership involvement and ownership

  • Attracting and retaining diverse talent at all levels

  • Fostering a globally aware, inclusive culture

  • Ensuring our practices are fair and non-discriminatory

Pentair makes the most of life’s essential resources. From our residential and business solutions that help people move, improve and enjoy their water, to our sustainable innovations and applications, we deliver smart, sustainable solutions for life.

Pentair had revenue in 2020 of $3 billion, and trades under the ticker symbol PNR. With approximately 9,750 global employees serving customers in more than 150 countries, we work to help improve lives and the environment around the world. To learn more, visit Pentair.com (https://www.pentair.com/?utm_source=business_wire&utm_medium=boilerplate&utm_campaign=pr) .