Machinist Job Description

Aerospace Machinist

Job Location:


McKee, Jackson, Kentucky (40447)

4+ Positions Needed


Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Requirements

  • 1st and 2nd Shift
  • Full Time/Hourly
  • Some overtime and weekends based on production needs
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screening/Random Drug Testing 

Job Description

  • Operates conventional, special-purpose, and numerical control machines and machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts.
  • Fits and assembles machined parts into complete units, applying knowledge of machine shop theory, 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 borers, 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
  • Operates welding equipment to cut or weld parts. Develops specifications from general description and draw sketch of part or product to be fabricated
  • Consult with engineers, production personnel, programmers, or others to resolve machining or assembly problems

Benefits

  • Leave benefits include Paid Holidays, Vacation and Paid Time Off
  • Retirement benefits include 401K matched at 4% by the Company
  • Insurance benefits include Dental, Health, Life, Disability and Vision

Salary Ranges

  • Negotiable

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