CNC Machinist

Dallas, TX

Job Description

Unique Skills
- Must be able to program and operate.

Immune Specific Accountabilities 
- Recognizes and understands flight/product safety critical parts and processes.
- Responsible for immediately reporting flight/product safety concerns.
- Participates in proactive risk analysis of flight/product safety critical parts and
processes.
- Recognizes and understands the employer Culture policy.

 Specific Accountabilities 
- Reads and interprets specification manuals, blueprints, templates, and layouts to
determine machining operation to be performed.
- Computes dimensions and tolerances and measures and lays out work pieces.
- Verifies dimensions of products for accuracy and conformance to specifications using
precision measuring instruments such as calipers, gauges, and micrometers. 
- Troubleshoots, debugs and modifies to achieve expected performance.
- Adjusts and sets up machine tools for use by machining tool operators.
- Participates in continuous improvement of cell processes.
- Cross trains in other complementary skills and seeks endorsements for those skills as
needed to support production requirements.
- Moves between production assignments that utilize multiple skills endorsements as
needed to support production requirements.
- Participates in the cross training of other technicians as needed to support production
requirements.
- Responsible for observing all applicable safety requirements and reporting
immediately any unsafe practices/conditions.
- Carries out other duties as assigned.

 Technical Requirements :
- High degree of mechanical aptitude, accuracy, and precision.
- Thorough knowledge of manufacturing, tool design, fabrication methods and
processes, metallurgy and heat treating.
- Working knowledge of welding, hydraulics, electricity, and pneumatics.
- Proficient in the use of precision measuring instruments and hand tools.
- Ability to read, understand and interpret blueprints.
- Strong mathematical aptitude.
- Working knowledge of related company instructions, company processes, rework
process instructions, original equipment manufacturer manuals, and MSDS labels.
- Working knowledge of production management computer systems and other related
internal control systems.
- Ability to lift up to 50 pounds (unassisted) for approximately 25% of the average
workday.
- Regularly required to stand for prolonged periods.
- Completion of a machinist apprenticeship program; or equivalent.
- Attainment of trade certification.

Education and Qualifications:
- The typical minimum level of education to perform this job competently is equivalent to high school graduation and completion of a diploma training program at a college or technical school. 
- The person requires an ability to understand, utilize and communicate specialized information in speech and written text. This specialized training is often formalized and recognized by a specific certificate, diploma, or license. 
- Directly/indirectly related work experience representing continuous learning and required for someone to perform this job competently is one to three years. 
- Ongoing work assignments typically have clearly defined goals.
Ensure work assignments are successfully carried out because he/she understands what is expected, as well as the best approach to take.