CNC Machinist 2 (2nd shift)

locationBrea, CA 92821, USA
PublishedPublished: 4/10/2024
CNC Machinist
Full Time
26-30 / hour
Applied Composites (AC) is seeking a CNC Machinist to operate CNC machines and use existing programming to produce tools & parts to dimensional requirements. The ideal candidate will possess several years of CNC operating experience, some exposure to CNC programming, and attributes of a self-starter as this individual will at times work under indirect supervision.

About AC: Come and join the Applied Composites team. We are a leading provider of complex composite components, assemblies, engineering and tooling to the aerospace, defense and space system markets. Our employees are treated with respect and given the support, knowledge, and resources they need to thrive. If you are looking for a company that values and develops its employees while offering engaging work, Applied Composites may be the place for you.

Job Accountabilities:
  • Operate a 5-axis CNC machine
  • Run CNC programs to produce tools & parts to dimensional/tolerance requirements
  • Participate in brainstorming / problem solving with Engineering & Production personnel to solve related problems
  • Perform preventative maintenance to equipment
  • Recommend new technologies for continuous improvement
  • Follow Standard Industrial practices for working with composites & other materials.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned

Job Specifications:

A Secondary Certificate/High School Diploma or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations
Years' Experience: 2-3 years of relevant work experience
  • Previous CNC programming experience preferred
  • Understanding of material properties & characteristics
  • Working knowledge of various measuring gages: micrometers, pin gages, dial indicator, screw pitch gage, height gage, and comparator stand/gage
  • Advanced Computer Knowledge
  • Ability to do trigonometry and geometrical math computations
  • Ability to interact effectively with customers, peers, management, manufacturing personnel, and both technical and non-technical people.
  • Experience in laminating Carbon Fiber, Fiberglass, Kevlar, or other composite material preferred

At Applied Composites, we recognize how important your career and benefits are to you and your family. We offer a full suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability coverage, accident insurance, critical illness insurance, basic and supplemental life insurance, employee assistance plan, retirement savings and matching, tuition reimbursement and other developmental opportunities. We are committed to supporting the way you live and work.

AC is an Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled - Affirmative Action Employer.

This position requires the use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Fields of study

  • CNC

Salary range

  • 26-30 / hour

Required skills

  • Composite