MANUAL Machinist

Job Description

This is NOT a CNC position - Conventional Manual Lathe, Manual Mill and ID/OD Grinding

This is for local applicants only - must be within 20-30 miles of Van Nuys!


Job Responsibilities:

  • Machining various steel and aluminum aircraft parts on manual lathes, mills, ID/OD grinders, and other manual machining equipment.

  • Holding tight tolerances (+/- .0005).

  • Low production, prototype environment, strong attention to details.

  • Read and interpret shop routings / travelers, and interpret engineering drawings.

 

Requirements:

  • High Energy with a positive attitude (self starter)

  • 7+ years minimum experience

  • Proficient on manual lathes and manual mills.

  • Holding tight tolerances (+/- .0005).

  • Skilled with geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T).

  • Effectively communicate in English; written, reading, and verbal skills.

  • Flexible, eager to learn and willing to be crossed trained.

  • We are looking for a Team player that can be possibly be groomed for a lead position.

     

    Education and/or Experience:

  • High School Graduate or GED.

  • Exposed to manufacturing/machine shop /Aviation environments.

 

 

Equipment Used:

Basic hand tools, precision measuring instruments, and tooling. CMM, hydraulic and/or mechanical manufacturing equipment, various types of grinders, sanders, mills, lathes, hand air tools, misc. measuring equipment, personal safety devices.

 

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand and walk.  The employee frequently is required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee is required to walk, reach with hands and arms, and talk or hear.

 

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 5 pounds, frequently slide and/or move up to 10 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus.