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Open Positions

Quality Technician

Olson Custom Designs produces highly complex, close tolerance, CNC machined components for a variety of industries. Our streamlined, innovative approach transforms customer’s blueprints into reality. We are seeking a highly skilled and energetic Quality Technician.


  • QC experience preferred but willing to train the right candidate
    Must be able to work in fast pace environment, under tight deadlines.
    Ability to read and comprehend work instructions and work-related documents.


  • Familiar with Quality Management System: ISO9001 /AS9100
  • Perform in-process and final inspections in accordance to customer specifications, internal quality standards, and regulatory requirements.
  • First Article inspections -AS9102
  • Perform and record calibrations.
  • Record, and analyze data to create test reports.
  • Inspect outgoing product for proper packing, labeling, width and cosmetics
  • Must be proficient in Excel
  • Surface plate layout inspection
  • CMM operation (Zeiss Calypso experience preferred)


  • Competitive Hourly Pay
  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Life insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • New State of the art well-lit working environment
  • New Gauging Equipment
  • Great team like atmosphere

CNC Machinist/Programmer

Required Education: High School Diploma or equivalent required. Machinist, Numerical Control Machine Programmer, or similar Certificate from Machine Trade School not required but preferred.

Required Experience: 2 plus years of hands-on experience in a CNC Machine shop or Vocational School.

Job Specific Responsibilities:

  • Communicate with teammates to schedule projects according to urgency
  • Read and interpret job orders and technical drawings
  • Program using SolidCam a plus
  • Set up machines, tooling, and fully operate 2-3 axis CNC Lathes
  • Verify finished work by using precision measuring instruments
  • Adjust machine controls and change tool settings in order to keep dimensions within specified tolerances
  • Create custom fixtures in order to accomplish unique and original jobs
  • Clean machine shop and machines as necessary to keep them in order
  • Use other various other shop equipment (polishing, grinding, cutting)
  • Maintain safe and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures
  • Provides suggestions or advice to maximize the efficiency of Machine Shop


  • Ability to multitask, execute various projects simultaneously
  • Ability to operate CNC machines
  • Good communication skills
  • Knowledge of cutters and effective use of cutters for maximum efficiency
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Be organized and punctual
  • Positive Attitude with strong sense of self-motivation

Physical Requirements:

  • Standing for extended periods of time
  • Lift and move up to 25 lbs at a time

Required Skills:

  • Ability to create, edit and save various programs on a PC
  • Familiarity with steel, titanium, and aluminum is a plus
  • Knowledge of inspecting parts
  • Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures involving CNC machines
  • Microsoft Outlook experience a plus


  • Competitive salary
  • Paid Vacation
  • Health, Dental and Vision plans available with low copay

Three Shifts Available:

  • First: Mon-Fri 7:00-3:30
  • Second: Mon-Thurs. 3:00-12:30 Payed for 40 hours. Shift Premium
  • Third: Mon-Fri 12:00 am-7:30 am Payed for 40 hours. Shift Premium

Job Type: Full-time

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