CNC Machinist – 2nd shift

By February 5, 2024
The Production Machinist is responsible for setting up and operating various CNC machines using Fanuc and Siemen Controllers, including both 3 axis and 5 axis. They will perform high quality-low volume machining of metal, composite, and graphite parts in a Aerospace Production environment. They are responsible for selecting and mounting tooling, determining feed and operating speeds, performing cut off, trimming, counter sinking, drilling, and checking parts for dimensional accuracy. The Machinist must demonstrate a strong knowledge and understanding of blueprints, shop math, and the ability to transfer files from a computer to a numeric controller. This full-time position offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, and growth opportunities within the organization. The second shift operates on a Monday to Friday schedule from 3:30pm-12:00am. 
  • Set up and operate production machine tools
  • Select and mount appropriate tooling for machining operations
  • Determine the appropriate feed and operating speeds for efficient machining
  • Perform cut off, trimming, counter sinking, drilling, and other machining operations
  • Verify the dimensional accuracy of machined parts using measuring instruments such as calipers, micrometers, and gauges
  • Interpret blueprints and technical drawings to understand machining requirements
  • Utilize shop math skills to perform calculations and ensure accurate machining processes
  • Transfer computer files to the numeric controller to initiate machining operations
  • Monitor machine operations and make necessary adjustments to maintain quality and productivity
  • Conduct routine maintenance and cleaning of machines to ensure proper functioning
  • Adhere to safety guidelines and protocols to maintain a safe working environment
  • Collaborate with team members and supervisors to meet production goals and timelines
  • Identify and communicate any issues or concerns regarding machine performance or product quality
  • Maintain accurate documentation of machining operations, including production logs and inspection records
  • Stay updated with the latest machining techniques, technologies, and industry trends
  • Work independently to prioritize and complete assigned tasks efficiently
  • Inspect finished parts for defects, imperfections, or deviations from quality standards
  • Report any issues or deviations to the supervisor or appropriate personnel
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area, ensuring tools and equipment are properly stored after use
  • Follow all safety protocols, guidelines, and regulations
  • Minimum of 5 years of machining experience
  • Ability to read and interpret work instructions and technical diagrams
  • Excellent manual dexterity and hand-eye coordination
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to work with precision
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Willingness to join and comply with union rules and regulations
  • Strong attention to detail and commitment to delivering high-quality work
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently with minimal supervision
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Machining Certificate
  • If you have completed 8,000-hour apprenticeship program for the Machinist trade, or equivalent in training, and demonstrated 4 or more years, you may be considered for our Journey level position

If you possess the skills and qualifications listed above and are eager to contribute to our commitment to quality, please submit your resume for consideration.

Note: This job posting is for informational purposes only and does not guarantee the availability of a job position. The requirements and responsibilities mentioned may vary depending on the specific needs of the company at the time of hiring.

The salary range for this role is $19.00 to $32.00 hourly. This is the lowest to highest salary we reasonably and in good faith believe we would pay for this open role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range, and the range may be modified in the future. An employee’s pay position within the salary range will be based on several factors including, but not limited to, relevant education, qualifications, certifications, experience, skills, geographic location, performance, and business or organizational needs.

Applied Aerospace Structures Corp is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics under federal, state and local laws. AASC is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities or individuals who have a religious or medical accommodation.

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