There is an open position for a Set up CNC Machinist/Programmer with Ensign-Bickford Aerospace & Defense Company in Moorpark.
The Set up CNC Machinist/Programmer is responsible for fabricating precision-machined parts by setting up and operating a dual spindle Lathe and a 5 axis Mill per work orders, routers, & blueprints. Machines are Mori Seiki with CELOS control. Parts are smaller in size, 12” max. Most runs are short, 10 to 200 pieces.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Complete tool, fixture, and material setup on CNC Mill and lathe.
Running first piece article ready for inspection.
Verifying parts by using precision measuring equipment.
Changing tools and offsets based in cutting conditions.
Using proper methodology and cutting tools to produce quality parts that adhere to production and quality standards.
Using proper feed, speed, and other cutting parameters based on work piece matls such as aluminum, steel, stainless steel, titanium, etc.…
CNC backup programming using ESPRIT software.
Revising programs as needed based on engineering or production required changes.
Participating in troubleshooting on CNC programming and production related issues on the shop floor.
Other similar or related duties as required.
Must be able to read and interpret engineering drawings and blueprints.
Minimum 3 years’ experience in CNC operation with setup experience.
Dual spindle lathe experience a plus.
CNC ESPRIT programming skills a plus.
General knowledge of GD&T, blueprint reading and inspection tools
Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Be able to communicate technical instructions to semi-and non-skilled labor.
Work with little or no supervision, previous lead experience a plus.
Possible 2 shift lead in the future.
Minimum High school education or equivalent.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to communicate with others effectively in both written and verbal fashion.
Must be able to meet all ITAR and BATFE background requirements
Ensign-Bickford Aerospace & Defense Company is an EO Employer-M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected class.