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Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

Develop programs to control machining or processing of metal or plastic parts by automatic machine tools, equipment, or systems.

Salary Breakdown

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

Average

$57,970

ANNUAL

$27.87

HOURLY

Entry Level

$45,350

ANNUAL

$21.8

HOURLY

Mid Level

$56,510

ANNUAL

$27.17

HOURLY

Expert Level

$67,670

ANNUAL

$32.53

HOURLY


Current Available & Projected Jobs

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

90

Current Available Jobs

530

Projected job openings through 2024


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Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

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Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Computers and Electronics

KNOWLEDGE

Mechanical

KNOWLEDGE

Mathematics

KNOWLEDGE

Production and Processing

KNOWLEDGE

Engineering and Technology

SKILL

Programming

SKILL

Monitoring

SKILL

Operation Monitoring

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Writing

ABILITY

Information Ordering

ABILITY

Near Vision

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

ABILITY

Perceptual Speed

ABILITY

Mathematical Reasoning


Job Opportunities

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

  • CNC Programmer/Machinist
    Materion    Tucson, AZ 85775
     Posted 1 day    

    OVERVIEW

    Simply stated, Materion makes advanced materials that improve the world. We are a global leader in creating innovative, high performance engineered material solutions and services for a wide range of growth industries: high-tech consumer electronics , telecommunications , commercial aerospace , defense , medical , automotive , and many more.

    Our products, services and expertise help enable our customers' technologies. We supply sophisticated thin film coatings for hard disk drives, specialty inorganic chemicals for solar energy panels, bio-compatible materials for implantable medical devices, specialty alloys for miniature consumer electronics components, optical filters for thermal imaging, critical components for infrared sensing technology, special materials for LEDs and much more. As the world's only integrated "mine-to-mill" supplier of beryllium-based products, we also offer beryllium, specialty engineered beryllium alloys and beryllium composites.

    As a team of 2,600 associates, we partner with customers in more than 50 countries. In 2017, we generated over $1B+ in revenues and made an exciting new acquisition that expanded our footprint in the U.S., Europe and Asia.

    For more information, check out our video " Materion Is " along with other videos https://www.youtube.com/user/MaterionVideos/playlists of us showing you how we're Making a Difference our shared purpose of" Making Advanced materials that Improve the World."

    Click on any of the icons below to connect with Materion on social media.

    JOB PURPOSE AND REPORTING STRUCTURE

    Facilitate all technical complex machining functions. Perform machining tasks to tight tolerance, minimize scrap and rework, perform PMs on regular basis, lead machine safety and workplace compliance requirements, demonstrate professional conduct at all times, maintain an inventory of tooling and fixtures, work effectively with vendors in ordering and acquiring tooling.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Safety

    * Comply with all PPE and job- or area-specific workplace safety requirements
    * Participate in scheduled Workplace cleaning activities
    * Properly use lockout/tagout procedures
    * Utilize Safety Data Sheets (SDS); follow basic emergency response procedures

    Quality

    * Audit operator tasks and assure compliance with standards or procedures
    * Audit setup methods and practices for compliance to established standards
    * Take responsibility for Cost of Quality objectives in the work cell
    * Work effectively with QC/QA personnel to improve output capability and quality

    Performance

    * Evaluate equipment needs in the work cell, help to ensure suitable replacement parts are available
    * Identify and actively participate in continuous improvements of safety, quality, and production
    * Maintain or exceed standard production rates
    * Maintain programming log for CNC equipment
    * Make process suggestions for programming new and existing product
    * Perform all required tasks at a high level of performance
    * Program and setup Complex and Green Machining equipment (Mastercam experience preferred)
    * Responsible for the programming and troubleshooting of all CNC equipment
    * Train other employees on proper equipment operation and/or setup
    * Follows procedures to correctly approve, reject, and disposition product in the work cell
    * Able to meet physical demands and tolerate environmental conditions with or without accommodation
    * Communicates effectively and ensures there is a clear information exchange when sharing or gathering information
    * Demonstrates leadership, direct and assist others as needed and set a positive example
    * Organized, accurate, and detailed work ethic

    The above statement reflects the general details necessary to describe the principle functions of the position described and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the role.

    EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE


    * College degree or training certificate in related field or at least 10 years of competent service in a similar role with extensive on the job experience
    * Knowledge of manufacturing product quality concepts and ISO principles
    * Advanced computer skills, proficient with Microsoft software and other specialized programs
    * CAD and Conventional programming, complex grinding, Mastercam preferred
    * Read blueprints or work from customer drawings, use shop math, trigonometry, or geometry

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION


    * Must be comfortable wearing all forms of personal protective equipment devices such as respirators and protective gloves, work shoes, and eyewear as required
    * Other duties as assigned


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • CNC Programmer / Machinist
    Materion    Tucson, AZ 85775
     Posted 1 day    

    OVERVIEW

    Simply stated, Materion makes advanced materials that improve the world. We are a global leader in creating innovative, high performance engineered material solutions and services for a wide range of growth industries: high-tech consumer electronics , telecommunications , commercial aerospace , defense , medical , automotive , and many more.

    Our products, services and expertise help enable our customers' technologies. We supply sophisticated thin film coatings for hard disk drives, specialty inorganic chemicals for solar energy panels, bio-compatible materials for implantable medical devices, specialty alloys for miniature consumer electronics components, optical filters for thermal imaging, critical components for infrared sensing technology, special materials for LEDs and much more. As the world's only integrated "mine-to-mill" supplier of beryllium-based products, we also offer beryllium, specialty engineered beryllium alloys and beryllium composites.

    As a team of 2,600 associates, we partner with customers in more than 50 countries. In 2017, we generated over $1B+ in revenues and made an exciting new acquisition that expanded our footprint in the U.S., Europe and Asia.

    For more information, check out our video " Materion Is " along with other videos https://www.youtube.com/user/MaterionVideos/playlists of us showing you how we're Making a Difference our shared purpose of" Making Advanced materials that Improve the World."

    Click on any of the icons below to connect with Materion on social media.

    JOB PURPOSE AND REPORTING STRUCTURE

    Facilitate all technical complex machining functions. Perform machining tasks to tight tolerance, minimize scrap and rework, perform PMs on regular basis, lead machine safety and workplace compliance requirements, demonstrate professional conduct at all times, maintain an inventory of tooling and fixtures, work effectively with vendors in ordering and acquiring tooling.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Safety

    * Comply with all PPE and job- or area-specific workplace safety requirements
    * Participate in scheduled Workplace cleaning activities
    * Properly use lockout/tagout procedures
    * Utilize Safety Data Sheets (SDS); follow basic emergency response procedures

    Quality

    * Audit operator tasks and assure compliance with standards or procedures
    * Audit setup methods and practices for compliance to established standards
    * Take responsibility for Cost of Quality objectives in the work cell
    * Work effectively with QC/QA personnel to improve output capability and quality

    Performance

    * Evaluate equipment needs in the work cell, help to ensure suitable replacement parts are available
    * Identify and actively participate in continuous improvements of safety, quality, and production
    * Maintain or exceed standard production rates
    * Maintain programming log for CNC equipment
    * Make process suggestions for programming new and existing product
    * Perform all required tasks at a high level of performance
    * Program and setup Complex and Green Machining equipment (Mastercam experience preferred)
    * Responsible for the programming and troubleshooting of all CNC equipment
    * Train other employees on proper equipment operation and/or setup
    * Follows procedures to correctly approve, reject, and disposition product in the work cell
    * Able to meet physical demands and tolerate environmental conditions with or without accommodation
    * Communicates effectively and ensures there is a clear information exchange when sharing or gathering information
    * Demonstrates leadership, direct and assist others as needed and set a positive example
    * Organized, accurate, and detailed work ethic

    The above statement reflects the general details necessary to describe the principle functions of the position described and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the role.

    EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE


    * College degree or training certificate in related field or at least 10 years of competent service in a similar role with extensive on the job experience
    * Knowledge of manufacturing product quality concepts and ISO principles
    * Advanced computer skills, proficient with Microsoft software and other specialized programs
    * CAD and Conventional programming, complex grinding, Mastercam preferred
    * Read blueprints or work from customer drawings, use shop math, trigonometry, or geometry

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION


    * Must be comfortable wearing all forms of personal protective equipment devices such as respirators and protective gloves, work shoes, and eyewear as required
    * Other duties as assigned

    #CB


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • CNC Programmer
    UFP Industries, Inc    Chandler, AZ 85286
     Posted 1 day    

    Company

    UFP Chandler, LLC

    Job Title

    CNC Programmer

    Location

    6878 W Chandler Blvd, Chandler, Arizona 85226

    Open Date

    May 29, 2020

    Area of Interest

    Manufacturing

    General Summary

    The CNC Programmer is responsible for the management and execution of customer

    quotations, including the selection of tooling, determination of programming component

    geometry of parts. Is also responsible for the setup, operation, and making complex cuts on

    the CNC Machine Tool Wood Router maximizing cuts and yields.

    Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals; some creativity and latitude is

    expected; works under the supervision of a manager.

    Principal Duties / Responsibilities

    * Reads and analyzes job orders, prints, drawings and customer specifications.

    * Works with sales and industrial specialists to insure that customer requirements are met.

    * Programs the CNC Machine Router.

    * Works with plant and operations employees on storage methods of raw materials.

    * Prepares spoil boards for use and manages operations when they are to be changed and replaced

    * Determines how work pieces are to be clamped or help during machine processing cycles such

    as:

    o Spoil board and flow through vacuum hold down methods

    o Dedicated fixtures

    o Risers and or pods

    * Determines the proper type of tool cutting bit to be used in the routing/boring/pocketing

    cycles

    * Utilizes tools such as touch probes, calibration programs, and height gages to set machine

    tools for tool changes and cutting processes

    * Orders tooling

    * Storaes programming files and is responsible for file management

    * Checks processed lumber to ensure operation is producing to required job specifications.

    * Directs and trains other employees working on the machine, as needed

    * Performs minor preventive maintenance and repairs as specified.

    * Manages the productivity of the machine center.

    * Identifies, researches, and resolves various problems and opportunities.

    * Evaluates performance of individuals operating the equipment.

    * Manages activities and performs duties consistent with all UFP policies, procedures, and applicable

    law.

    * Communicates to employees and other management members as required.

    * Manages cost and profitability of the machine center.

    * Leads employees in continuous improvement and safety initiatives.

    * Prepares reports and maintains records as required.

    * Performs other duties as required.

    Requirements

    * Minimum high school education. * Minimum 1 to 3 years of experience working with a CNC machine tool with a focus on FANUC controlled driven CNC Machine * Working knowledge of CAD/CAM engineering software * Basic knowledge of Cartesian coordinate graphic systems is required * Understanding and interpretation of the various Machine Codes for FANUC controlled based CNC Machines * Fundamental working knowledge of AutoCAD software is required * Working knowledge of Excel, Word, Outlook and other business software. * Basic knowledge on lumber math, lumber grades and materials, and species. Skills and abilities * Demonstrates ability to handle responsibility and be accountable for actions/decisions * Ability to visualize 3-D finished work pieces from 2-D drawings * Ability to read a tape measure, read blue prints or plans, and to utilize calipers and measuring gauges in both metric and standard systems * Ability to plan, and organize the work of others, determine priorities, meet deadlines and work under pressure and stress. * Ability to identify problems and find viable solutions * Ability to understand and use basic math and numbers, and to use a computer, calculator, and telephone. * Proficiency in the use of the English language in reading, writing and speaking * Ability to communicate with management regarding people, products and equipment * Ability to multitask and pay attention to detail * Ability to be mobile in the work environment * Ability to pass a drug test * Ability to work hours mandated by management Conduct * Self-managing; works well under little supervision * Highly motivated and enthusiastic * Team player and goal oriented * Looks for ways to improve productivity and machine center results

    Salary/Hourly

    Hourly


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • CNC Programmer
    Universal Forest Products    Chandler, AZ 85286
     Posted 1 day    

    The CNC Programmer is responsible for the management and execution of customer

    quotations, including the selection of tooling, determination of programming component

    geometry of parts. Is also responsible for the setup, operation, and making complex cuts on

    the CNC Machine Tool Wood Router maximizing cuts and yields.

    Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals; some creativity and latitude is

    expected; works under the supervision of a manager.

    · Reads and analyzes job orders, prints, drawings and customer specifications.

    · Works with sales and industrial specialists to insure that customer requirements are met.

    · Programs the CNC Machine Router.

    · Works with plant and operations employees on storage methods of raw materials.

    · Prepares spoil boards for use and manages operations when they are to be changed and replaced

    · Determines how work pieces are to be clamped or help during machine processing cycles such

    as:

    o Spoil board and flow through vacuum hold down methods

    o Dedicated fixtures

    o Risers and or pods

    · Determines the proper type of tool cutting bit to be used in the routing/boring/pocketing

    cycles

    · Utilizes tools such as touch probes, calibration programs, and height gages to set machine

    tools for tool changes and cutting processes

    · Orders tooling

    · Storaes programming files and is responsible for file management

    · Checks processed lumber to ensure operation is producing to required job specifications.

    · Directs and trains other employees working on the machine, as needed

    · Performs minor preventive maintenance and repairs as specified.

    · Manages the productivity of the machine center.

    · Identifies, researches, and resolves various problems and opportunities.

    · Evaluates performance of individuals operating the equipment.

    · Manages activities and performs duties consistent with all UFP policies, procedures, and applicable

    law.

    · Communicates to employees and other management members as required.

    · Manages cost and profitability of the machine center.

    · Leads employees in continuous improvement and safety initiatives.

    · Prepares reports and maintains records as required.

    · Performs other duties as required.

    Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • CNC Machinists
    Precision Castparts Corp.    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 1 day    

    Sign on bonus of $1000, for any candidate who stays on board for a minimum of 6 months!

    Job Duties:

    + Sets up and operates conventional, special-purpose, and numerical control machines and machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts, and fits and assembles machined parts into complete units, applying knowledge of machine shop theory and procedures, shop mathematics, maintainability of materials, and layout techniques

    + Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements

    + Measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points on materials or work piece as guides for subsequent machining

    + Selects, aligns, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines, such as mills, lathes, jig bores, grinders, and shapers

    + Calculates and sets controls to regulate machining factors, such as speed, feed, coolant flow, and depth and angle of cut, or enters commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media

    + Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, and adjusts machine controls or control media as required

    + Verifies conformance of finished work piece to specifications, using precision measuring instruments

    + Sets up and operates machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data

    + Fits and assembles parts into complete assembly, using jigs, fixtures, surface plate, surface table, hand tools, and power tools

    + Verifies dimensions and alignment of assembly, using measuring instruments, such as micrometers, height gauges, and gauge blocks

    + Installs machined replacement parts in mechanisms, machines, and equipment, and test operation of unit to ensure functionality and performance

    + Confers with engineers, production personnel, programmers, or others to resolve machining or assembly problems

    + Communicates with co-workers and supervisor to receive instructions and coordinate activities

    Job Competencies:

    + Demonstrates safety compliance by adhering to all Noranco safety policies including: reporting all safety incidents and near misses and notifying leadership of any unsafe working conditions

    + Actively wears all appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) while completing work tasks on the shop floor.

    + Champions department safety initiatives through 6S and safety planning.

    *Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident Green Card Holder

    **Requisition ID:** 174865.2


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • CNC Machinist
    Precision Castparts Corp.    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 1 day    

    Business Profile:

    PCC Aerostructures is a leading supplier of complex components and assemblies to the global aerospace industry.

    PCC Aerostructures now includes more than 35 plants in North America, Mexico, Europe and Asia with over 5500 employees and has ambitious growth plans. Businesses within PCC Aerostructures include Primus International, SPS Aerostructures, Centra, Avibank and AVK, Klune, ProCoat, Southwest United Industries, Progressive Incorporated, Synchronous, and Kalistrut. Plants locations include Washington, Utah, California, Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas, Ohio, Arizona, Canada, Mexico, the UK and China.

    Location Profile:

    The Noranco Deer Valley and Jet Processing facilities were recently acquired by PCC and provide high precision machined and fabricated components to the commercial and aerospace industry along with anodizing, passivation and other surface treatments. Aircraft platforms currently include the Boeing 737, Airbus A380, Lockheed Martin F-35 and Gulfstream E650. Combined annual sales revenue is in excess of $40 million and growing.

    Position Summary:

    The Machinist is responsible for the setup and operation of vertical, horizontal 3-5 axis CNC machining centers. The Machinist reports directly to the Production Manager and does not have any direct reports.

    Offering a $1000.00 Sign-On Bonus! Must be here for at least 6 months, or the bonus will be taken off your final check!

    Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

    + Setup of machines through use of proper tools, and the most efficient technique. Align vises, fixtures with indicator to be parallel or square to a reference surface. Indicate position of the fixture and parts. Set axis to correct position by using the right numeric code. Load and unload the program.

    + Participate in the update and maintenance of set up sheets for all parts through the work center.

    + Operate machine with proper guarding in place, report any damaged guarding, tool holders, tools etc. Ensure guards are replaced after set-up. Monitor oil levels of machine; keep machine and tools in condition.

    + Check the first part and make sure that all the dimensions are within tolerance and submit part(s) to inspection for buy off.

    Soft Skills:

    + Dedication to accuracy, being organized, and desires to be held accountable for functional area.

    + Communicate effectively: Ability to express yourself clearly (orally, written, electronic, and non-verbal) and to be a good listener. Ability to work Co-operatively with others, maintain a positive attitude and promote the company’s best interests.

    + Commit to the job: honesty, dependability, and enthusiasm.

    + Ability to learn new tasks and willingness to take on new tasks.

    + Accept responsibility: Take pride in the quality of your work, evaluate it regularly, and effective use of time.

    + The ability & willingness to adapt & be flexible to an ever-changing growth environment.

    + Demonstrate persistence, self-motivation, and display and effort to continually improve performance.

    + Ability to use all the available measuring tools such as micrometer, dial gauges, depth micrometer, measuring block, and height gauges

    + Ability to create layouts, read and interpret blue prints and drawings

    + Full understanding of geometric tolerances

    + Ability to identify wear of cutting tools (inserts, drills, end mills, boring bars, etc.)

    + Ability to change and set cutting tools

    + Experience in the aerospace industry an asset

    + Basic computer skills are an asset; Fanuc, Yasnac, Haas control knowledge is a must.

    + Change and modify programs where applicable.

    + Change tool length and diameter offsets, fixture and pallet offsets.

    + Modify and grind cutting tools as required, and use proper feed and speed for maximum efficiency.

    + Keep production running; deburr and prep parts for loading, or clean parts to reload.

    + Check parts, deburr, tapping, counter boring and cleaning up tools holders from the previous setup.

    + Prepare tools and fixtures for the next job, get new tools, use regrind tools as required. Make sure to plan ahead when special tools may be required.

    + Follow Health and Safety Policies and practice safe work habits, industrial hygiene and good housekeeping around benches and machines.

    + Identify opportunities for improvement via new tooling, set up reduction concepts and programming changes to improve cost and delivery

    + Participate in root cause and corrective action identification for inferior quality parts.

    + All other duties as assigned

    **Requisition ID:** N00299


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Machinist II (MACHI01928)
    Sargent Aerospace    Tucson, AZ 85775
     Posted 2 days    

    Sargent Aerospace & Defense

    Purpose and Scope:

    This position supports operational excellence in the machining processes to drive productivity, quality and continuous improvement. This role will be expected to collaborate with the Sargent team to exceed organizational goals.

    Roles and Responsibilities:

    • Model Safe behaviors at all times
    • Follow company quality control standards to include in process inspection and documentation.
    • Knowledge of safety standards for equipment being run
    • Must be able to make decisions, communicate effectively and work well with others in a team environment.
    • Monitor operations and quickly react to non-confirming as they occur
    • Produce and inspect parts
    • Deburr own parts using machines such as milling, drilling, grinding and other machines as needed.
    • Perform and record first piece inspection and in process inspection sheets.
    • Assist others with machining problems.
    • Sets up proven jobs on CNC machinery, adjusts equipment, tooling requirements and maintain efficient production of high quality parts.

    Required Job Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

    • Minimum of 1-3 years’ machine shop experience.
    • High School diploma or GED required.
    • Application of machine shop theory and procedures, shop mathematics (algebra, geometry and trigonometry).
    • Ability to efficiently utilize precision measuring equipment for part inspection.
    • Ability to read, interpret and understand technical drawings and work instructions.
    • Working knowledge of CNC machine code and ability to change off sets.
    • Must be able to set up proven jobs.
    • Must be a U.S. Citizen
    • Attendance and punctuality at work are essential functions of this position.

    Preferred Job Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

    • Conventional experience is a plus
    • Strong CNC Lathe skills preferred


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • CNC Machinist/Programmer
    Aerotek    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 3 days    

    **** INTERVIEWING ASAP ****

    **Set Up Machinist (1)**

    Qualifications/Experience Needed

    + Lathe set ups

    + 4 axis mill set ups

    + Knowledge of G&M codes

    + High tolerance experience

    **Manual Machinist (1)**

    Qualifications/Experience Needed

    + Run manual lathes & mills

    + Programming knowledge/experience

    + High tolerance experience

    + CNC set up experience is a plus

    + EDM experience is a plus

    **About Aerotek:**

    **We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing** **Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.**

    **Location:** Tucson, Arizona

    **Posting ID:** 7242112

    **Pay Rate:** US$18 - US$30 per hour + Benefits, 401K

    The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Manual Machinist
    PumpMan Intermediate Holdings LLC    Phoenix, AZ 85005
     Posted 3 days    

    Southwest Waterworks PM LLC., a leading pump service and repair business, is a highly successful Service Company specializing in the pump industry. We are looking for Machinists, who are the backbone of our business, to continue to grow our market share. This person thinks logically and enjoys solving problems with creativity, diligence and achievement. We offer a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.

    Job Summary

    Under general supervision, sets up and operates a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments. Includes precision instrument makers who fabricate, modify, or repair mechanical instruments. May also fabricate and modify parts to make or repair machine tools or maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures.

    Responsibilities and Duties


    * Responsibilities will include operating manual lathes and end mill to make parts needed in rebuilding water pumps such as threading stainless steel shafts and 660 bronze and making wear ring and bushings along with different jobs that come into the shop.
    * Disassembly of turbine, centrifugal pumps and short coupled pumps.
    * Calculate dimensions and tolerance using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and veneer calipers
    * Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, machines and materials onto machines
    * Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process
    * Machine parts to specifications using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, shapers or grinders
    * Measure, examine and test completed units to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments
    * Perform preventative and predictive maintenance on shop equipment.
    * Select the appropriate tools, machines and materials to be used in preparation of machinery work
    * Troubleshoot and repair shop machinery.
    * Complete daily maintenance and repair reports.
    * Maintain and secure work tools.
    * Clean and maintain work area.
    * Turn off and lock out equipment when not in use.
    * Other duties as assigned by supervisory personnel

    Qualifications and Skills


    * Must be able to demonstrate manual threading inside and outside of the tubes in the machine shop
    * Ability to perform preventive maintenance according to published guidelines.
    * Skill in production of parts with extremely close tolerances.
    * Ability to repair, dis-mantle, install or move machinery and mechanical equipment.
    * Knowledge of maintenance and repair of mechanical equipment and systems.
    * Ability to perform inspections and make necessary adjustments to conform to job specifications.
    * Ability to use hand and power tools applicable to trade
    * Maintains knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance
    * Demonstrates proficiency in knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control and costs
    * Consistently displays ability to troubleshoot, maintain equipment, actively listen to instructions from supervisors
    * Prefer 2 years of experience

    Physical Requirements and Work Environment:


    * Work involves almost constant exposure temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, and/or loud noises.
    * Considerable physical activity. Requires heavy physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects up to 50 pounds. Physical work is a primary part (more than 60%) of job.
    * Work environment involves exposure to potentially dangerous materials and situations that require following extensive safety precautions and may include the use of protective equipment.
    * Work includes the need for finger dexterity, arm-hand steadiness, multi-limb coordination and manual dexterity

    Compensation/Benefits:


    * Competitive Hourly Rate
    * Medical, Dental, Vision
    * 401(k) Profit Sharing Plan
    * Paid Time Off and Holidays
    * Steady work schedule
    * Uniforms provided


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Machinist II (MACHI01928)
    Sargent Aerospace    Tucson, AZ 85775
     Posted 4 days    

    Sargent Aerospace & Defense

    Purpose and Scope:

    This position supports operational excellence in the machining processes to drive productivity, quality and continuous improvement. This role will be expected to collaborate with the Sargent team to exceed organizational goals.

    Roles and Responsibilities:

    • Model Safe behaviors at all times
    • Follow company quality control standards to include in process inspection and documentation.
    • Knowledge of safety standards for equipment being run
    • Must be able to make decisions, communicate effectively and work well with others in a team environment.
    • Monitor operations and quickly react to non-confirming as they occur
    • Produce and inspect parts
    • Deburr own parts using machines such as milling, drilling, grinding and other machines as needed.
    • Perform and record first piece inspection and in process inspection sheets.
    • Assist others with machining problems.
    • Sets up proven jobs on CNC machinery, adjusts equipment, tooling requirements and maintain efficient production of high quality parts.

    Required Job Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

    • Minimum of 1-3 years’ machine shop experience.
    • High School diploma or GED required.
    • Application of machine shop theory and procedures, shop mathematics (algebra, geometry and trigonometry).
    • Ability to efficiently utilize precision measuring equipment for part inspection.
    • Ability to read, interpret and understand technical drawings and work instructions.
    • Working knowledge of CNC machine code and ability to change off sets.
    • Must be able to set up proven jobs.
    • Must be a U.S. Citizen
    • Attendance and punctuality at work are essential functions of this position.

    Preferred Job Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

    • Conventional experience is a plus
    • Strong CNC Lathe skills preferred


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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