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Textron Router Operator CNC 2- 8th shift in Wichita, Kansas

Router Operator CNC 2- 8th shift



To cut a variety of materials to specified shapes and sizes.


I. Sets up and operates a computer numerical control (CNC) router to cut a variety of materials. Works from oral and written instructions, sets-up sheets and N/C disk readouts.

a. Reviews set-up sheet, secures material stock to machine bed, and mounts specified router and drill bits.

b. Installs machine control disk in reader of control console. Observes machine operations for proper functioning. May override disk control feed and speed using manual data input to prevent broken tools and damaged material.

c. Removes excess material and parts when operation is complete.

d. May require editing of CNC programs as necessary.

II. Requires contact with Manufacturing Engineering or Experimental to coordinate machine operations on both tool proving and production parts. May suggest changes on machine sequencing, feeds, speeds, and parts layout for optimum usage of raw stock.

III. Utilizes a variety of hand tools such as wrenches, large hammers, and measuring instruments such as scale and tape. May also require finishing parts by sanding, hand routing or burring.

IV. As required, provides guidance and instruction to a lower graded employee assisting with loading and removing materials.

V. May require the use of moving equipment to stage work and to perform other functions of this job. Moving equipment is defined as, but not limited to: forklift; crane or tug, etc.

VI. Performs other related duties as required.



Requires a high school degree or equivalent. Requires the use of blueprints and precision measuring instruments. Must be able to edit programs as necessary.


Requires a minimum of 18 months routing or directly related fabrication experience including one year on CNC machine operations.


Somewhat disagreeable due to surrounding noise. Typical machine shop working conditions.

Take your career higher at Textron Aviation.

  • Competitive starting salaries with growth potential

  • Health benefits beginning day one

  • Tuition assistance and continuing education programs

  • 12-paid holidays a year

A new career awaits.

This role is eligible for $2,000 (pre-tax) sign-on bonus

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Manufacturing

Primary Location US-Kansas-Wichita

Recruiting Company Textron Aviation

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift Second Shift

Req ID: 296237