CNC Mill Machinist

companyCrane Co
locationAuburn, CA, USA
PublishedPublished: 4/19/2024
CNC Machinist
Full Time
3 - 5 years of experience
36-40 / hour
Crane Aerospace and Electronics has an exciting opportunity for a CNC Mill Machinist at our Auburn, CA/Vian Enterprises location.

About Crane:

Crane Aerospace & Electronics supplies critical systems and components to the aerospace and defense markets. You'll find Crane Aerospace & Electronics in some of the toughest environments: from engines to landing gear; from satellites to medical implants and from missiles to unmanned aerial systems (UAS).

Founded in 1968, Crane Aerospace & Electronics' Auburn, Calif., facility, owns a rich history of excellence in the design and manufacturing of multi-stage lubrication and gerotor pumps for aerospace and defense applications. Throughout the years, our Auburn team has developed a reputation for providing industry-leading complex, highly engineered flow control products for mission-critical engine/APU systems. Located in the Northern California foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountain range at a new, state-of-the-art 65,000 sq. ft. facility, start the next chapter of your career with Crane Aerospace & Electronics.

Job Summary:

The CNC Machinist produces machined parts by setting up and operating a computer numerical control (CNC) machine, maintaining quality and safety standards, keeping records and maintaining equipment and supplies.

Essential Functions:
  • Understand work orders, blueprints, manufacturing orders, and machining parameters.
  • Validate material used. Maintain specifications; Troubleshoot, detect malfunctions and take appropriate actions; Know when to replace worn tools.
  • Listen to machining operation in order to detect sounds such as those made by dull cutting tools or excessive vibration and compensate for problems.
  • Measure dimensions of finished work pieces to ensure conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments, templates, fixtures and knowledge of GDT standards. Maintain continuity among shifts by documenting and communicating actions taken thus far as well as any necessary further steps.
  • Any other task assigned by supervisor or management.
Non-Essential Functions:
  • Maintain conscientious work behaviors including work ethic, safety standards, quality, costs, and On-Time Delivery (OTD)
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Experience: 4 years of experience machining with CNC Mills and/or Lathe
  • Knowledge: Various inspection equipment i.e. micrometers, calipers, and height gages; Safety procedures and regulations; Geometric Dimensional Tolerancing; Understanding of cutting tool Geometry; Tooling and coordination
  • Skills/Abilities: Able to work quickly and efficiently through Process Improvement structure; Good verbal and written communication; Strong attention to detail and accurate record keeping.
  • Education/Certification: High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Eligibility Requirement: This position may require access to Controlled Data or Information. Where the position requires such access only US Persons will be considered. As a US Department of Defense contractor, we are bound by International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Understanding of CNC G Codes
  • Understanding of basic Math, Geometry and Trigonometry
Working Conditions:
  • Working conditions are normal for a manufacturing environment.
  • Manufacturing operations may require the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to: eye safety glasses, gowning, masks, hearing protectors, heel/wrist straps and any other required PPE.
  • May be exposed to unusual environmental conditions such as loud noises, cold temperatures, confined spaces, dust or fumes.
  • Flexible and willing to work overtime if necessary.
  • Standing: 100% *percentage is approximate and may vary depending on work task
  • Sitting: 0% *percentage is approximate and may vary depending on work task
  • Lifting (in pounds): up to 30 pounds
  • Pushing (in pounds): up to 50 pounds
  • Mental/Visual: use of microscope, computer and blueprints
  • Workspace: clean bench, measuring table
Top Benefits:

Salary range: $22.00 to $40.00. Several factors contribute to actual salary, including experience in a similar role or performing comparable job responsibilities, skills, training, and other qualifications. Some roles may be eligible for participation in performance-based bonus programs.

As a team member at Crane Aerospace and Electronics, you'll enjoy:
  • Benefits: Health care, dental or life insurance starting the first day of the month
  • Time Off: 15 days of paid time off that start accruing your first day at Crane and 12 paid holidays per year.
  • 401k Retirement Plan: 401k plan with company match
  • Education Reimbursement: eligible after 90 days of employment

You can see a list of our benefits at https://www.craneae.com/company/careers or visit our website at www.CraneAE.com for more information on our company and great opportunities.

We are committed to operational excellence and world class processes. We employ Lean manufacturing techniques to optimize manufacturing efficiency and accuracy on all product lines. Our products are known for their technical strength, proven reliability and overall value.

In our efforts to maintain a safe and drug-free workplace, Crane Aerospace & Electronics requires that candidates complete a satisfactory background check. FAA sensitive positions require employees to participate in a random drug test pool.

This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Crane Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.

Years of experience

  • 3 - 5 years of experience

Salary range

  • 36-40 / hour