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Precision Castparts Corp. CNC Machinist in Phoenix, Arizona

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‚Äôs 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