5AXIS CNC Milling Machinists - 1st & 2nd Shift ** $5000 SIGN-ON BONUS **

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PCX Aerostructures, LLC
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Enfield, CT
recency icon Posted 09-10-2023

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Title 5AXIS CNC Milling Machinists - 1st & 2nd Shift ** $5000 SIGN-ON BONUS ** About the Organization PCX Aerosystems is a premier supplier of flight-critical mechanical systems and structures to leading aerospace OEMs and the US Government. With roots going back to the dawn of the helicopter age, PCX today is a private equity owned acquisition platform tasked with building a defense-focused, balanced portfolio of companies that manufacture, assemble and perform overhaul and repair services for a variety of fixed-wing and rotorcraft programs. Several of our businesses provide metal and composite components for space applications including satellites, spacecraft and rockets. Headquartered in Newington, Connecticut, we offer a competitive compensation & benefits package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on PCX Aerosystems, please visit our website at Company Overview PCX Aerosystems currently has operations in Long Beach and Santa Ana, CA; Boylston, MA; and Newington, Enfield and Manchester CT. Each of these locations has a unique history, and we strive to maintain local entrepreneurial freedom, supported by the strength that comes from being part of a larger organization. Our workforce includes Associates in a wide variety of disciplines, including Engineering, Manufacturing, Program Management, Sourcing, Sales, Quality, Finance and Human Resources. The PCX Aerosystems teams seek to safely deliver on our customers' toughest requirements, while living our values, every day. We are a company that embraces diversity. EOE Statement PCX Aerosystems is an equal opportunity employer. Description General Summary: To machine precision aerospace components according to customer specifications while adhering to specific quality, production, and scheduling requirements. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Set-up and operate CNC 5-axis milling machining centers with Fanuc computer controls according to engineering specifications, instructions, and operation sheets (GD&T). Be able to pick up worksheets as well as traming tools to run true. Understand cutter compensation and can make the correct offset adjustment to ensure a quality part. Select appropriate cutting tools, fixtures and tool holders for a given job. Run similar jobs of short cycle times for extended periods of time where manufacturing processes are stable and do not require frequent change. Read and interpret engineering instructions, travelers, and blueprints and be familiar with geometric tolerances and principles. Operate more than one machine at a time, one to two machines depending on the nature of the job and its complexity, occasionally operating more than two machines depending on operator skill and familiarity with a given job. Must perform routine maintenance on assigned production equipment, i.e., maintain cleanliness of work area and machinery, check machinery fluids and alert maintenance personnel and/or supervisor of malfunctions. Operate lifting and handling equipment such as hand truck, pallet jack, or overhead hoist to maneuver in-process or finished components to desired location. Position Requirements Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Knowledgeable of in-process inspection techniques, standards, and requirements. Able to use and interpret precision measuring devices such as micrometers, verniers, and various hand tools, i.e., gauges to verify the accuracy of dimensional characteristics of components. Knowledge of metal characteristics in a production setting is desirable. Knowledge of programming codes is helpful. Machinists must have good verbal and written communication skills; good math skills and good interpersonal skills. Must work well with colleagues, supervision and management. Education & Experience Required: 7 - 10 years CNC Milling machining experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably aerospace. Fully capable of reading, understanding, and following written and oral work instructions in English. Ability to lift or transfer components or objects of no more than 50 pounds. HS diploma or GED Shift Various Shifts Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time Location PCX Aerosystems, Enfield Category Manufacturing Req Number MAN-21-00029 Position 5AXIS CNC Milling Machinist (Night Shift) Close Date Post Internal Days 0 Number of Openings 2 Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt Hiring Manager(s) Paula Inglis This position is currently accepting applications. Apply Now