Instrument Maker II (CNC Machinist)

companyWork For Warriors Georgia
locationAtlanta, GA 30322, USA
PublishedPublished: 11/4/2023
CNC Machinist
Full Time
21-25 / hour
Job Description
Job Summary

Perform modifications, maintenance and repair of instrumentation and related equipment used in laboratory operations. This position will interact on a consistent basis with: shop supervisors and co-workers, student assistants. This position typically will advise and counsel: student assistants and lower level Instrument Makers. This position will supervise: NA.


Job Duty 1 -

Operate and maintain machinery (e.g., milling machines, computer controlled mills and lathes, shears and press brakes).

Job Duty 2 -

Modify, repair and rebuild laboratory equipment in accordance with design specifications.

Job Duty 3 -

Fabricate and assemble equipment.

Job Duty 4 -

Instruct students in safe operation of shop equipment.

Job Duty 5 -

Provide guidance to lower level Instrument Makers.

Job Duty 6 -

Confer with shop customers (faculty, students, etc.) regarding work requirements.

Job Duty 7 -

Provide input to design of equipment.

Job Duty 8 -

Perform other duties as assigned


Required Qualifications

Educational Requirements

Technical Diploma, Associate's Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

Other Required Qualifications

Work requires following basic safety precautions. Requires lifting objects up to 25 lbs. and standing for extended periods of time.

Required Experience

Seven to eight years of job related experience

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities


This job requires journey level skills in: fabrication techniques, use of shop math, reading prints, drawings; sheet metal work; equipment repair; materials and components identification and selection; welding and soldering; use of machine tools and hand/power tools.

Background Check

Successful candidate must be able to pass a background check. Please visit http://policylibrary.gatech.edu/employment/pre-employment-screening


If you are interested in applying for this position please reach out to Christina Basore via email at Christina@w4wga.org or telephone at (470) 620-8088

Salary range

  • 21-25 / hour