Swiss CNC Machinist - Tsugami

companyAcutec Precision Aerospace
locationMeadville, PA 16335, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/17/2023
CNC Machinist
Full Time
Imagine having the opportunity to use your mechanical and technical strengths to machine critical components for aerospace and military aircraft with an award-winning and forward-thinking manufacturer. Earn an above-average compensation package that includes great pay and health insurance premiums 100% covered by the company. Experience exceptional job stability and fulfilling, exciting projects to work on. Spend your days in a clean, well lit, climate-controlled facility that is employee owned.

We are growing and looking for more CNC Swiss Machinists to add to our team in Meadville

Day and Night shift positions available!

Day Shift: Monday-Friday 7AM-3:30PM

Night Shift: Sunday night-Friday morning 10PM-6:30AM

If you have experience as a CNC Swiss Machinist, or an overall love for mechanically driven careers we want to hear from you.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include:

• Work from and follow process specifications, travelers, blueprints, rework/rejection tags, work instruction, relevant process controls, and verbal/written instruction.

• Conduct in process inspections and measure workpiece dimensions to determine accuracy of machine operation.

• Ensure quality standards / inspection plan are completed / meet for the completed machine operation.

• Edit program as required to compensate for tool wear and machine operation in order to continually produce parts within tolerance.

• Remove flashing, burrs, and sharp edges from work piece and perform other additional operations at CNC work center that will reduce shop flow.

• Required to maintain cutting tool inserts and replace/repair tools as necessary to assure machine operation.

• Other duties as assigned by Team Leader.

Key Roles are:

• Set up and run Swiss turn machines - Tsugami

• Ability to adjust program and tooling to maximize quality and efficiency and perform complex setups

• Independently perform inspection; train and mentor as required

• Cares for parts in accordance with procedures (Corrosion Protection/Handling/ FOD)


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education & Experience Requirements:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED), and a minimum one to three years related experience and training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Required Knowledge and Skills:

• Ability to communicate effectively with all internal and external customers in both written and oral form.

• Ability to perform statistical process control input and interpret statistical data to compensate for machining deviation. Ability to perform mathematical calculations on fractions, percentages, decimals, and machine speeds/feeds.

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.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to walk; and regularly required to stand; handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee will occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

As a member of the Acutec team, you can expect:
  • Above-average pay, benchmarked annually for competitiveness.
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance costs 100% covered by the company.
  • Unbeatable benefits - Employee Profit Sharing, 401(k) Plan with 3% Employer Match, Disability Insurance, Life and AD&D Insurance, Weekly payments, Personal Time Off, 10 Paid Holidays
  • Work environment - Spend your days in a clean, well lit, climate-controlled facility, utilizing the newest, best equipment and tools on the market.
  • Aggressive vacation schedule, and veterans get an extra day.
  • Collaboration - The small team environment at this facility ensures engagement, collaboration, and support. Work with the best of the best in-house and worldwide experts in tooling, equipment, and software development.
  • Exciting Projects - Use exotic alloys to make components used in military helicopters and commercial aircraft. The work that you do matters to the safety of millions of people. You can take pride in the high-quality finished products you will be machining. You can enjoy working on many different projects regularly or enjoy the stability of consistent production, the choice is yours!
  • Opportunity for advancement
  • FUN - we have lots of events throughout the year including our summer picnic, Christmas party, cookouts, pizza parties and lots more!
  • Community Engagement - we are focused on being engaged with our community and giving back! We participate as a team in many community service events and make it a priority to make donations to causes and programs our team members are involved with.
  • Award-winning organization - Named Aerospace and Defense Review's Top CNC Machining Service Companies, Recognized for Aviation Week: Professional Development, Valuing the Individual Award, Supplier Excellence Alliance Award for Workforce Development, and Manufacturing Business of the Year.