CNC Machinist, Y-axis Lathe - Weekend OR 2nd Shift-4 Day Workweek

companyTransdigm Group
locationSalina, NY, USA
PublishedPublished: 3/6/2024
CNC Machinist
Full Time
36-40 / hour
Job Description

Pay Range: $25-$38 per hour

2nd Shift: Monday through Thursday 2:00 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. OR 3:00 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Time and a half for hours over 10 in a day, and of course 40 in a week. $2 an hour shift differential.

Position Summary

Position is focused primarily on the setup and operation of a Y-axis CNC Lathe. Applies inspection techniques to monitor the CNC process. Collaborates with colleagues to maximize productivity in the precision manufacturing of the highest quality valves actuators for aerospace and power generation customers.


  • Read and interpret complex blue prints, shop travelers, and operation sketches for machined and/or fabricated parts.
  • Inspect parts to specifications and document results.
  • Installing fixtures and setting work offsets.
  • Using an offline tool pre-setter, prepare and set tools needed for machining operations.
  • Accurately and efficiently diagnose deviations and trends; adjust offsets to maintain quality product based on the analysis.
  • Report machinery, tooling or quality issues to supervisor.
  • Run multiple machine centers as required.
  • Perform additional duties as assigned.
Education and Experience

  • This position requires either a US Person (as defined in applicable export regulations) or a non-US person who is eligible to obtain required export authorization.
  • Experience in set-up and operation of multi axis CNC machinery: 3 axis lathes minimum; 4/5 axis horizontal mills and pallet line experience a plus.
  • High School Graduate or equivalent; technical certification or degree a plus.
  • Ability to work from complex drawings containing GD T.
  • Ability to perform accurate manual inspections of parts produced.
  • Solid understanding of G-code. Ability to program machines a plus.
  • Experience with low volume, high mix production a plus.
Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Individuals may need to sit or stand as needed. May require frequent walking primarily on a level surface. Reaching above shoulder heights, below the waist or lifting as required to move materials throughout the workday. Proper lifting techniques required. May include lifting up to 50 pounds. May include frequent pulling, pushing, and grasping.
  • The primary environment of this position is the manufacturing areas where under certain areas require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses with side shields, hearing protection and proper footwear.
Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, including disabled and veterans

Salary range

  • 36-40 / hour