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CNC / Conventional Machinist I

Location: San Marcos, CA, United States
Job # 11730578
Date Posted: 12-13-2018
CNC / Conventional Machinist I
San Marcos, CA 92078
Pay Rate: $18-$22.50
Hours: 6am-4:30pm 4/10 schedule

This is the entry-level Machinist position working under direct supervision of the Machine Shop Supervisor to perform basic setups and operations to produce metal parts and assemblies on a production basis. 

  • Measures, marks, and scribes’ dimensions, reference points on material 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 and grinders.
  • Sets up and operates machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data.
  • Verifies dimensions and alignment of assembly, using measuring instruments, such as micrometers, pin gauges, calipers etc.
  • Machine parts to specifications using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, shapers, or grinders.
  • Measure, examine, and test completed units in order to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments.
  • Set up, adjust, and operate all the basic machine tools in order to perform machining operations.
  • Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials onto machines.
  • Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process.
  • Perform accurate job moves using company business system.
  • Responsible for understanding and supporting the quality policy and the appropriate elements of the quality management system for their areas of work, reduce, eliminate, and prevent quality deficiencies including escapes.
  • General knowledge – equivalent to a high school education.
  • Certificate in Machine Tool Technology, Manufacturing Machining Technology Program, or another similar program.
  • 0-3 years of progressive experience working with band saws, drill press, manual lathes, mills, grinders and cutters.
  • Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing.
  • Advanced math skills.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.
  • Able to read blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part.  
  • General computer knowledge using programs such as Shop Track.
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