Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

Operate computer-controlled machines or robots to perform one or more machine functions on metal or plastic work pieces.

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Manufacturing Machine Operator

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Multiple Machine Operator, or Supervisor

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Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

  • CNC Machine Operator (TAZ) - 1st or 1st/2nd Split Shift
    TURBOCAM, Inc.    Chandler, AZ 85226
     Posted 4 days    

    We’re looking for a talented, motivated Machine Operator to join our newly-launched satellite operation in Chandler, AZ. This individual will be a self-starter, eager to jump in when needed, and be dedicated in their support of TURBOCAM Arizona’s future. The Machine Operator sets up, utilizes, and operates assigned lathe, mill, and/or balance CNC machines and supports machine procedures for the prototyping and production of machined parts.

    Position Specific Responsibilities
    - Perform set-up and operation of assigned lathe, mill and/or balance machine/s.
    - Perform preventative maintenance and diagnostics on the lathe, mill and/or balance machines as needed and required.
    - Report all deviations in proper machine performance to direct supervisor, other shop supervisor, and/or Machine Maintenance personnel (when warranted).
    - Advise and consult with direct supervisor, and/or shop supervisor as applicable, for tools and tooling needed to complete turning projects.
    - Maintain fixtures and set-ups for use in specified projects as assigned when applicable.
    - Support and maintain overall shop efficiency by keeping work areas clean and safe.
    - Check hoppers, filters, bags and machines daily; wiping down outside, washing down inside, cleaning conveyor belts and other areas as needed.
    - Cooperate and coordinate with other personnel for usage of shared shop equipment.
    - Inspect and document all operations per TURBOCAM Arizona procedures as stated in the Quality Manual as well as per specifications of the product engineer, project manager, and direct supervisor.
    - Report all hazards or incidents to direct supervisor.
    - Assist in maintaining office and shop cleanliness
    - Perform other duties as necessary.

    Qualifications & Requirements
    - High School diploma or GED equivalent preferred.
    - Experience in a manufacturing/production environment.
    - Experience running CNC machines (lathe, mill and balance) helpful.
    - Basic understanding of MS Office: Outlook, Word, and Excel desired.
    - Knowledge of measuring equipment helpful.
    - Good math skills.
    - Ability to follow instructions carefully
    - Desire and willingness to pursue training and advance professionally.
    - Good interpersonal, communication and organization skills.
    - Requires occasional lifting and carrying of 25 lbs. or more and standing for extended periods of time.

    Our Culture at Play:
    Here at TURBOCAM, we have a Commitment to Excellence in everything that we do – whether that’s the engineering and manufacturing of our product, our relationships with customers around the globe, or the investment in those that make TURBOCAM such an exceptional place to work. At TURBOCAM Arizona, you’ll be part of something bigger than yourself.
    - At TURBOCAM Arizona, you’ll be part of a small, tight-knit crew – with the added security of being part of TURBOCAM International headquartered in Barrington, NH.
    - We have carefully crafted an employee-focused benefits package, including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, 401k with the potential for Profit Sharing, Short and Long-Term Disability, 9 paid holidays, and 11 days of PTO accrual for the first two years
    - We support an ongoing investment in professional and educational development, including tuition reimbursement programs, virtual course offerings, and more.

    Advancing Our Mission:
    The creation of our Mission has led our culture to where we are over thirty years later. We pump thousands of dollars per month into the community through our cafeteria food program, and our Charity of the Month enables our employees to promote their passion company-wide and highlight an organization in need. And, outside of work, we pay employees to get out and volunteer for up to eight hours per calendar year at an organization of their choice – sometimes as far away as India or Nepal!

    All offers of employment are contingent on the satisfactory results of a pre-employment drug screening and background check, both arranged and paid for by TURBOCAM.




    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Manual Machinist
    PumpMan Intermediate Holdings LLC    Phoenix, AZ 85009
     Posted 8 days    

    PumpMan, a leading pump service and repair business, is a highly successful Service Company specializing in the pump industry. We are looking for Machinists, who are the backbone of our business, to continue to grow our market share. This person thinks logically and enjoys solving problems with creativity, diligence and achievement. We offer a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.

    Job Summary

    Under general supervision, sets up and operates a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments. Includes precision instrument makers who fabricate, modify, or repair mechanical instruments. May also fabricate and modify parts to make or repair machine tools or maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures.

    Responsibilities and Duties

    * Responsibilities will include operating manual lathes and end mill to make parts needed in rebuilding water pumps such as threading stainless steel shafts and 660 bronze and making wear ring and bushings along with different jobs that come into the shop.
    * Disassembly of turbine, centrifugal pumps and short coupled pumps.
    * Calculate dimensions and tolerance using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and veneer calipers
    * Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, machines and materials onto machines
    * Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process
    * Machine parts to specifications using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, shapers or grinders
    * Measure, examine and test completed units to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments
    * Perform preventative and predictive maintenance on shop equipment.
    * Select the appropriate tools, machines and materials to be used in preparation of machinery work
    * Troubleshoot and repair shop machinery.
    * Complete daily maintenance and repair reports.
    * Maintain and secure work tools.
    * Clean and maintain work area.
    * Turn off and lock out equipment when not in use.
    * Other duties as assigned by supervisory personnel

    Qualifications and Skills

    * Must be able to demonstrate manual threading inside and outside of the tubes in the machine shop
    * Ability to perform preventive maintenance according to published guidelines.
    * Skill in production of parts with extremely close tolerances.
    * Ability to repair, dis-mantle, install or move machinery and mechanical equipment.
    * Knowledge of maintenance and repair of mechanical equipment and systems.
    * Ability to perform inspections and make necessary adjustments to conform to job specifications.
    * Ability to use hand and power tools applicable to trade
    * Maintains knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance
    * Demonstrates proficiency in knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control and costs
    * Consistently displays ability to troubleshoot, maintain equipment, actively listen to instructions from supervisors
    * Prefer 2 years of experience

    Physical Requirements and Work Environment:

    * Work involves almost constant exposure temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, and/or loud noises.
    * Considerable physical activity. Requires heavy physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects up to 50 pounds. Physical work is a primary part (more than 60%) of job.
    * Work environment involves exposure to potentially dangerous materials and situations that require following extensive safety precautions and may include the use of protective equipment.
    * Work includes the need for finger dexterity, arm-hand steadiness, multi-limb coordination and manual dexterity


    * Competitive Hourly Rate
    * Medical, Dental, Vision
    * 401(k) Profit Sharing Plan
    * Paid Time Off and Holidays
    * Steady work schedule
    * Uniforms provided

    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Machinist Tech
    TriMas Corporation    Tolleson, AZ 85353
     Posted 8 days    

    Summary: 2nd Shift Schedule (2:30pm to 11:30pm)

    Sets up and operates various conventional and/or numerically controlled machining centers on the

    most complex and difficult jobs. Works from blueprints, sketches, planning sheets, verbal

    instructions, and/or engineering, tooling, or equipment information. Contributes to lean

    initiatives to increase productivity and reduce costs. Works independently with minimum guidance in

    a team environment.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Runs multiple machines efficiently, which may require simultaneous operations. Adapts or

    improvises tooling to accomplish results where operations require a broad knowledge of production

    machining technology, operating skills, and shop techniques together with diversified experience.

    • Sets ups, adjusts, and operates a variety of conventional and/or special purpose 5 axis

    machines to perform the most diversified and difficult production operations on work having close

    and exact tolerances, several dimensional relationships, unusual contours, dimensional and finish


    • Interprets customer requirements from blueprints, complex drawings, engineering

    specifications, quality directives, charts, tables, sketches, and verbal instructions.

    • Interfaces with engineering to resolve drawing errors, suggest design changes, and solve

    product/process problems.

    • Implements manufacturing methods using standard production machines, materials, and tooling.

    May advise and assist with tooling design.

    • Makes complex setups, which may include multiple work piece stations, utilizing custom and

    standard holding devices.

    • Develops and defines processes with limited documentation, as required.

    • Trouble shoots and resolves machining problems.

    • Responsible for machining and checking parts to maintain a high level of quality and


    • Inspects finished parts for conformance to specifications by visual examination, and utilizes

    precision measuring instruments such as gages, calipers, micrometers, comparators, and surface

    plate techniques. May be required to use coordinate measuring machine (CMM). Ensures equipment is

    calibrated in accordance with schedule.

    • Routinely maintains equipment to ensure cleanliness, accuracy, and reliability specific to

    division requirements.

    • Accurately and regularly performs statistical process control (SPC) specific to division


    • Uses advanced shop mathematics, which may include trigonometry, and general knowledge of metal

    characteristics and other processing requirements.

    • Actively contributes to lean initiatives by identifying and providing suggestions on areas for

    improvement. Effectively applies lean concepts and tools in work area.

    • Provides guidance or assistance in coordinating workload priorities to make appropriate

    accommodations based on business demand.

    • Observes all company policies and procedures, including safety rules, and maintains a clean

    and orderly work area.

    • Trains and mentors less experienced team members. 18. Performs other related responsibilities,

    as requested

    Education, Training, Skills and Experience Requirements:

    • Five or more years of directly related machining experience in a high technology manufacturing

    environment. Able to work with minimum supervisory guidance.

    • Handles multiple tasks with changing priorities to meet customer needs.

    • May require specialize certification specific to division requirements (i.e. certified


    • Reads, understands, and follows blueprints, complex drawings, engineering specifications, and

    informal written or verbal instructions.

    • Able to make and evaluate precision machine set ups.

    • Has working knowledge of advanced shop mathematics, may include trigonometry.

    • Able to implement lean initiatives.

    • Demonstrates effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills, as well as the

    ability to work in a team environment on research and solution development.

    • Possesses effective mentoring and training skills, and ability to service as a resource to

    other team members.

    • Interprets reports and uses job specific software applications. Able to use employee

    self-service systems to access on-line information and use specialized automated systems (i.e. PMR,

    TORS, e-mail).

    • Effectively demonstrates team member competencies and participates in goal setting,

    performance feedback, and self-development activities.

    Physical Demands:

    While performing the duties of this job, the team member is required to walk, stand, and sit for

    extended periods of time. The team member is required to demonstrate manual dexterity and use hands

    to operate machinery. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision. Also

    expected of the team member is regular attendance, and the ability to work cooperatively and

    professionally with others. May be required to lift up to 50 lbs.

    (The essential functions have been provided as examples of types of work performed by team members

    assigned to this job classification. The Company reserves the right to modify work assignments

    and/or to make reasonable accommodations so that qualified team members can perform the essential

    functions of the job. The physical and mental demands described above are representative of those

    required to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.)

    This position requires access to information, or technology, which is subject to the International

    Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of

    ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a (i) citizen or national of the United States; or (ii) a


    Holder”); or (iii) a person admitted to gee, or granted asylum, as specified under applicable law.

    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Machinist I - E Shift (MACHI002402)
    RBC Bearings    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 9 days    


    Sargent Aerospace & Defense

    This position works Friday, Saturday, Sunday from 6:00AM to 6:00PM

    Purpose and Scope

    This position supports operational excellence in the machining processes to drive productivity, quality and continuous improvement. This role will be expected to collaborate with the Sargent team to exceed organizational goals.

    Roles & Responsibilities

    + Model Safe behaviors at all times

    + Model and maintain a safe working environment at all times

    + Follow company quality control standards to include in process inspection

    + Knowledge of safety standards and operations for equipment being run

    + Must have ability to work well with others in a team environment

    + Monitor operations and quickly react to non-confirming parts as they occur

    + Produce and inspect parts during machining operations. Adjust Offsets as needed

    + Deburr own parts using machines such as milling, drilling, grinding and other machines as needed.

    + Deburr own parts as required during machining operations

    Required Job Knowledge, Skills and Experience

    + High school diploma or GED required.

    + Minimum 1 Year experience in a manufacturing environment

    + Understanding of machine shop theory, procedures, and shop mathematics.

    + Basic understanding of Blue Prints, technical drawings, & work instructions.

    + Basic understanding of measuring & inspection

    + Attendance and punctuality at work are essential functions of this position

    + Ability to perform physical work for extended periods of time including lifting and carrying up to 40 pounds

    + Must be a U.S. Citizen

    Preferred Job Knowledge, Skills and Experience

    + Hands on Machining experience

    + Use of Hand held and surface plate Inspection Equipment

    + Knowledge and Operation of CNC Lathe and Mills including making Offsets

    + Machining related course work preferred




    + High School or better

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

    The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • CNC Programmer 2
    Precision Castparts Corp.    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 9 days    

    Company Profile:

    Precision Castparts Corp. (PCC) is a leading worldwide, diversified manufacturer of complex metal components and products. It serves the aerospace, power, and general industrial markets. PCC is the market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, and forged components used in jet aircraft engines and industrial gas turbines. The Company is also a leading producer of highly engineered, critical fasteners for aerospace and other general industrial markets, manufactures extruded seamless pipe, fittings, forgings, and clad products for power generation and oil & gas applications, and supplies metal alloys and other materials to the casting and forging industries. PCC is a high quality business with dominant positions in most segments of the markets in which it serves. The company has a history of superior earnings growth and was the fourth best performing stock in the S&P 500 during the last decade, up 1580%.

    Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, this over $10 billion publicly traded company (NYSE: PCP) employs more than 29,500 people worldwide. PCC has over 160 plants and has a presence in twenty-six states in the US and in over a dozen countries. PCC is relentless in its dedication to being a high-quality, low-cost and on-time producer; delivering the highest value to its customers and shareholders while continually pursuing strategic, profitable growth.

    On August 8, 2015 the boards of Managers of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and Precision Castparts Corp.) have unanimously approved a definitive agreement for Berkshire Hathaway to acquire all outstanding PCC shares. “I’ve admired PCC’s operation for a long time. For good reasons, it is the supplier of choice for the world’s aerospace industry, one of the largest sources of American exports. Berkshire’s Board of Managers is proud that PCC will be joining Berkshire,” said Warren E. Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman and chief executive officer.

    “We are very pleased to be joining forces with Berkshire Hathaway,” said Mark Donegan, PCC’s chairman and chief executive officer. “We see a unique alignment between Warren’s management and investment philosophy and how we manage PCC for the long-term. We believe that as part of Berkshire Hathaway, PCC will be exceptionally well-positioned to support our customers’ needs into the future. This transaction offers compelling and immediate value for our shareholders, and allows PCC’s employees to continue to operate in the same manner that has generated many years of exceptional service and performance to our customers.”

    Business Profile:

    PCC Aerostructures is a leading supplier of complex components and assemblies to the global aerospace industry.

    PCC Aerostructures now includes more than 35 plants in North America, Mexico, Europe and Asia with over 5500 employees and has ambitious growth plans. Businesses within PCC Aerostructures include Primus International, SPS Aerostructures, Centra, Avibank and AVK, Klune, ProCoat, Southwest United Industries, Progressive Incorporated, Synchronous, and Kalistrut. Plants locations include Washington, Utah, California, Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas, Ohio, Arizona, Canada, Mexico, the UK and China.

    Location Profile:

    The Deer Valley and Jet Processing facilities were recently acquired by PCC and provide high precision machined and fabricated components to the commercial and aerospace industry along with anodizing, passivation and other surface treatments. Aircraft platforms currently include the Boeing 737, Boeing 777, Airbus A320, Lockheed Martin F-35 and Gulfstream E650.

    Position Summary:

    The overall responsibilities are to participate in various industrial automation programming projects and initiatives to accomplish the department’s established goals and objectives. This position would report to the Sr. Technical Manager and have no direct reports.

    Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

    + Create solid models and CNC programs using GibbsCAM, and production sketch sheets using SolidWorks.

    + Fanuc, Yasnac, Siemens controls.

    + 3, 4, 5 axis Mills---2, 3 axis Lathes

    + Program new and existing parts efficiently using available resources (drawings and e-files).

    + Program, test/validate control systems

    + Project leader for smaller plant projects from initiation through to completion.

    + Provide technical instruction, training, documentation and guidance to production personnel to ensure a successful launch for production.

    + Ensure work instructions and safe work procedures are followed.

    + Transfer information and knowledge across shifts as required; Work as a team to ensure completion of product in a timely manner.

    + Clean and maintain work area by supporting 5S program.

    + Non-contact probing a plus

    + Catia experience a plus

    + Model based definition experience a plus

    + Knowledge of Siemens 840d SL controls used in the DMG CTX beta 800 & 1250 TC’s and in the DMG DMU-65fd machining centers (or similar) also a plus

    + All other duties as assigned.

    Required Skills:

    + Dedication to accuracy, being organized, and desires to be held accountable for functional area and project results.

    + Accept responsibility: Take pride in the quality of your work, evaluate it regularly, and effective use of time.

    + Excellent Interpersonal Skills: Ability to work co-operatively with others, maintain a positive attitude and promote the company’s best interests.

    + Show Flexibility: The ability and willingness to adapt and be flexible to an ever changing growth environment.

    + Demonstrated persistence, self-motivation, and display an effort to continually improve performance.

    + High attention to detail

    + Communication: Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification; responds well to questions. Writes clearly and informatively; Able to interpret written information; Presents technical presentations effectively

    + Computer Skills: Must have strong knowledge in various PC applications such as Microsoft Office, MS Excel, MS Word, MS Outlook, MS Power Point and MS Project.

    Required Experience:

    + 3 years’ experience in a highly regulated environment.

    + Post-secondary education in a related field.

    + Project management and validation experience required.

    + Ability to develop and integrate programming techniques that will enhance worker/process productivity and quality.

    **Requisition ID:** 176400.1

    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Machinist
    PDS Tech Inc    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 9 days    

    **PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Machinist in Phoenix, AZ. As a PDS Tech employee, you will be on assignment at Honeywell.**

    **Job Description:**

    + Assembles, repairs, and fabricates metal parts by operating mechanical equipment.

    + Assembles parts into sub-units or complete units.

    + Uses blueprints and design sketches to ensure the proper dimensions and tolerance levels of the finished product.

    + Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.

    + Works under immediate supervision.

    + Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment.

    + Typically reports to a supervisor/manager.


    + Must be able to run CNC machining equipment 2-4 years’ experience (One or more of: Lathes, Mills, OD Grinding, ID Grinding)

    + Capable of reading and understanding of manufacturing/blueprints

    + Use of inspection tools (mic, calipers, drop indicators, Air ring gages)

    + Basic computer skills to navigate inputs and pulling operator instructions

    + Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent.

    + May be required to meet certain certifications in field and to have at least 4-6 years of experience.

    + Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.

    **Special Considerations:**

    + Lifting is generally at or below 30Lbs. without significant repetitions.

    + Moderate exposure to machinery, chemical, biological, and physical risks is anticipated.

    + Operation of a Powered industrial truck is considered at least Industrial and may be considered Heavy as determined by other exposures.

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • FAA Machinist
    PDS Tech Inc    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 9 days    

    **PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking an FAA Machinist in Phoenix, AZ. As a PDS Tech employee, you will be on assignment at Honeywell.**

    **Job Description:**

    + Produce high quality products and services for our customers.

    + You will assemble and inspect product to ensure the highest quality product is provided to our customers.

    + You will be responsible for your work area to ensure the safe and efficient operation of the area.

    + You will set up and monitor the production of product in your area and participate in the continuous improvement process at the site to address safety, production and quality improvements.

    **Key Responsibilities**

    + Operate assigned equipment.

    + Participate in continuous improvement activities.

    + Support the Honeywell Operating System

    + Maintain work area for operation and cleanliness

    + Comply with all safety rules.

    + Record and report production data.

    + Analyze data and production reports

    + Set up and change over equipment

    **You Must Have:**

    + High School Diploma

    **We Value:**

    + Demonstrated ability to be self-directed.

    + Ability to analyze information and concepts

    + Ability to collaborate with others and work independently

    + Ability to identify key details

    + Ability to troubleshoot

    + Good coordination, motor skills, and dexterity

    + Creative thinking and idea generation

    + Ability to communicate information clearly

    **Special Considerations:**

    + Lifting is generally at or below 30Lbs. without significant repetitions.

    + Moderate exposure to machinery, chemical, biological, and physical risks is anticipated.

    + Operation of a Powered industrial truck is considered at least Industrial and may be considered Heavy as determined by other exposures.

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Manual Machinist I - LEAP - 2nd Shift
    Parker Hannifin Corporation    GLENDALE, AZ 85304
     Posted 9 days    

    Manual Machinist I - LEAP - 2nd Shift

    Location : GLENDALE, AZ, United States

    Job Family : Manufacturing

    Job Type : Regular

    Posted : Oct 4, 2021

    Job ID : 26579

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    With annual sales of $14.3 billion in fiscal year 2019, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company has operations in 50 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 63 consecutive fiscal years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index.

    + Make simple setups and perform repetitive machine operations (including reworking parts) such as cutting, shaping, deburring, forming, drilling, reaming and smoothing parts. Make minor adjustments and report improper machine functioning or cutting action for correction.

    + Align and fasten parts using standard fixtures where established methods are followed.

    + Set feeds, speeds and depth of cut to machine quality parts.

    + Perform operations such as reaming, tapping, spot-facing, chamfering, countersinking, and counterboring.

    + Visually inspect parts for burrs and damaged machine surfaces.

    + Remove burrs, sharp edges, tool marks cracks or other irregularities from machined parts.

    + Inspect parts for conformance to specifications by visual examination and the use of gages or other measuring instruments.

    + Accurately and regularly perform Statistical Process Control (SPC) requirements.

    + Observe all prescribed safety rules and regulations and maintain work area in a neat and orderly condition.

    + Perform other related responsibilities.


    + HS diploma or equivalent.

    + 0-3 years general or related machine shop experience or demonstrated ability to perform described responsibilities.

    + Must demonstrate manual dexterity.

    + Must be able to read and understand blueprints.

    + Working knowledge of machine shop mathematics.

    + Must demonstrate effective English verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.

    + Ability to work effectively with others and be a participative team player.

    Parker is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Parker is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job related reasons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. However, U.S. Citizenship, Permanent Residency or other appropriate status is required for certain positions, in accord with U.S. import & export regulations. (“Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / VEVRAA Federal Contractor”) If you would like more information about Equal Employment Opportunity as an applicant under the law, please go to\_self\_print\_poster.pdf and\_gina\_supplement.pdf

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    Full Time

  • Machinist
    Parker Hannifin Corporation    TUCSON, AZ 85702
     Posted 9 days    


    Location : TUCSON, AZ, United States

    Job Family : Manufacturing

    Job Type : Regular

    Posted : Sep 16, 2021

    Job ID : 26090

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    A Fortune 250 company, Parker Hannifin is the world’s leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems. Parker provides precision-engineered solutions for many industry segments, including aerospace, biotech, construction, transportation, green energy, research, and government. The company employs more than 57,000 people in over 300 facilities and 50 countries around the world Role Purpose: The machinist will perform limited setup and operations of lathe or machine setup for machines such as CNC Lathes/Mills in addition to inspecting their own work. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: • Be able to read blueprints • Be able to setup and operate CNC lathes or mills with existing programs and tooling information. • Be able to make edit changes as required on existing programs. • Be able to make offset changes on CNC equipment. • Have basic knowledge of inspection equipment/tools. • Have basic math and trigonometry skills. • Be able to deburr parts as needed. • Be able to work with little or no supervision. • Ability to work cohesively within a team environment. • Be able to cross train as needed. • Required to complete all quality production documents; includes but not limited to First Article Inspection (FAI), Day by Hour Reports, and others as required. • Required to perform any other duties as assigned Education and/or Experience: High school diploma or GED with 1-3 years of experience in related area. Mathematical Skills: Know basic math skills including trigonometry. It is the policy and practice of Parker to provide all employees with a working environment free from all forms of discrimination and harassment. It is the policy of Parker to recruit, hire, promote, and take other personnel actions without regard to any protected class, including but not limited to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or protected veteran status, and to provide equal employment opportunities for all employees and employment candidates.

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  • CNC/Machine Operator
    Moseley Technical Services    Scottsdale, AZ 85258
     Posted 10 days    

    CNC/Machine Operator

    Job ID # 2021-13184

    Contract Opportunity

    Location: Scottsdale, AZ

    Industry: Aerospace & Defense

    Minimum Education: High School Diploma/GED

    What You’ll Do:

    + Load materials into CNC machines to be formed and shaped.

    + Entail assembling cutting tools in tool holders and position in machine spindles as specified, selecting fixtures, adjusting machine speeds and feeds, changing cutters to machine parts according to specifications, and finally inspecting products upon completion to ensure they match specifications.

    What You’ll Need:

    + Ability to perform maintenance on various model shop machines

    + Ability to use mechanical hand and simple power tools

    + Knowledge of safety procedures

    + Creative thinking with the ability to multi-task

    + Commitment to ongoing professional development

    + Team player who thrives in collaborative environments and revels in team success

    Education & Experience:

    + High School Diploma/GED

    What to Expect:

    + Applicants selected for employment will be required to pass a preemployment drug screening and background investigation which may include education, criminal and work history verifications.

    + Accepted applicants will have the opportunity to be eligible for benefits, including medical and supplemental insurance and a 401K. Appreciation and gratitude for employees is a hallmark of organizations with low turnover.

    Moseley Technical Services, Inc. is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled Employer.


    For questions about benefits visit:

    For more information about Moseley visit:

    Stuart Austin (

    Street: 8220 E Roosevelt Road

    Employment Type

    Full Time

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