CNC Verticle Machinist - 2nd Shift

Placentia, CA 92870

Employment Type: Contract Industry: Machine Operator Job Number: 18708 Pay Rate: $25 - $30/hour

Job Description

A Vertical Machinist plays a crucial role in the manufacturing aspect of the organization. The primary responsibility is to produce components to specification that will ultimately support the assembly of aerospace latches to be delivered to customers.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES – Other Duties May Be Assigned
  • Sets up and operates Vertical Milling machine(s) 3 to 4 axes in a production environment to produce parts in accordance with specifications given by blueprints, dimensional data sheets, and work order package.
  • Checks daily schedule (Dispatch List) to ensure what job(s) need to run for the day.
  • Checks, maintains, lubricates, and degreases production machines and equipment.
  • Starts set-ups and adjusts tooling according to CNC program to meet specifications required.
  • Loads parts for machining and performs periodic quality checks for conformance to specifications and planning documents.
  • Checks and inspects own parts for quality ensuring parts meet correct specifications in accordance with blueprints and data dimensional sheets.
  • Works under limited supervision.

  • High school diploma or General Educational Development (GED) equivalent; and
  • Requires 3 to 6 years of on-the-job machine shop experience; and/or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints.
  • Must be able to use basic measuring instruments (Micrometers, Calipers, Height Gauges, etc.).
  • Programming knowledge preferred but not required.
  • To conform to U.S. export control regulations, the applicant should be eligible for any required authorizations from the U.S. Government.
  • Proficient in spoken and written English.

  • Works in a factory environment and is exposed to dirt, heat, grit, sparks, noise, fumes, and dust.
  • Requires close hand/eye coordination, high manual dexterity.
  • Duties and responsibilities require special physical requirements including standing, walking, bending over, crouching, pushing, pulling, repetitive foot control, repetitive use of hands, grasping, fine dexterity, and occasional lifting of material up to 50 pounds.

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

Meet Your Recruiter

Emily Munoz
Senior Recruiter

As Senior Recruiter, Emily works on finding qualified candidates for medical device and aerospace industry as well supporting our clients as account manager.  Emily focuses on finding the right people for her clients and the right fit for her candidates.  Emily graduated from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona with a degree in Hospitality Management, Prior to working as a recruiter, Emily worked managing coffee shops for over 10 years.  Emily uses her customer service skills and background to help people find their ideal work environment. 

During her off time, Emily enjoys cooking, baking and spending time with her husband, two sons and her dog Rosie.


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