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Aerospace Manufacturing - Machinist

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Aerospace Manufacturing - Machinist

Considered a core role when it comes to helping with team communication, on-time delivery, and quality assurance, the Aerospace Manufacturing Machinist is charged with executing planned activities, helping drive global production plans, and following policies and procedures on the manufacturing floor. 

This is a key position that helps Jetaire Group with the following: 
  • Produce machined parts by programming, setting up, and operating a computer numerical control (CNC) machine maintaining quality and safety standards.

  • Assure that the daily goals are met.

  • Keep appropriate records.

  • Assure that work practices are in the guidelines of OSHA standards.

  • Maintain equipment and supplies.

  • Maintain a clean work environment and follow the “own your zone” standards for the shop floor.

  • Work well with others.

  • Follow all company rules and policies.

  • Follow all safety rules and ISO requirements.

  • Assure that all products are built to the highest standard of quality.

  • Work with team members to maximize productivity and efficiency.

  • Ability to operate a computer and navigate various programs.

Job Duties Include:

  • Plan machining by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, orthographic drawings, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and machining parameters; interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T).

  • Plan stock inventory by checking stock to determine amount available; anticipating needed stock; placing and expediting orders for stock; verifying receipt of stock.

  • Program mills and lathes by entering instructions, including zero and reference points; setting tool registers, offsets, compensation, and conditional switches; calculating requirements, including basic math, geometry, and trigonometry; proving part programs.

  • Set-up mills and lathes by installing and adjusting three- and four-jaw chucks, tools, attachments, collets, bushings, cams, gears, stops, and stock pushers; indicating vices; tramming heads.

  • Load feed mechanism by lifting stock into position.

  • Verify settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces; adhering to international standards.

  • Maintain specifications by observing drilling, grooving, and cutting, including turning, facing, knurling and thread chasing operations; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.

  • Maintain safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.

  • Maintain equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.

  • Maintain continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.

  • Document actions by completing production and quality logs.

  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical publications.

  • Accomplish organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

  • Ability to operate a computer and navigate various computer programs.

Experience Required

  • Operate a CNC with minimal supervision.

  • Interpret drawings, blueprints, calculate angles, radius etc.

  • Previous aviation experience a plus.

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

  • Work flexible schedule possibly nights and weekends.

  • Pass background check

Jetaire Group Also Offers:

  • Paid Time Off

  • 8 Federal Paid Holidays, plus 2 Floating Holidays per year for full-time employees

  • Insurance (Health, Dental, Prescription, Vision, Short & long term disability, Life insurance, Flex spending accounts and more!)

  • 401K

  • Direct Deposit

  • Potential domestic and international travel

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