175781 - Machinist
Industry
GEN
Region
CA-Southern California - San Diego
City
San Diego
State
CA
Rate
$DOE
Duration
6 mo
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Machinist for a contract position in San Diego, CA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Plans, operates and performs machine set up of Computer Numerically Control (CNC) horizontal turning lathes and 3-axis precision milling machines. Ability to operate and experience with operating CNC machines manually.
Programs CNC mills and lathes using G and M codes requiring experience with CAM software such as MasterCAM.
Reviews engineering drawings from sketches, graphic illustrations or verbal/written correspondence to plan the fabrication sequence to fabricate parts to specifications in a timely manner.
Determines cutting tools to be used, method of holding and machine speeds and feeds.
Operates metrology equipment and record and document metrology information requiring a working knowledge of computer operating systems and applications such as Windows, Word and Excel.
Maintains detailed records and documentation of machining and fabrication processes
Maintains a safe working environment and works in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.
Performs preventive maintenance and makes machine adjustments as required using hand tools and precision measuring instruments.
Monitors all operations for regulatory and safety compliance
Ability to work extended and/or off shift hours and weekends to meet schedule requirements.
Performs other duties as assigned or required.

REQUIREMENTS:
Must be customer focused and possess: (1) the ability to perform complex set-up and fabrication of machined parts with little or no direction; (2) in-depth knowledge of machining equipment including ability to use judgment and safe practices; (3) ability to read, interpret and explain engineering drawings, sketches and verbal and written instructions; (4) skills to maintain the flow of work within the unit using independent judgment in solving moderately complex problems and recommending solutions; (5) strong interpersonal skills and written communication skills to interface with employees and management; and (6) basic computer skills.
The ability to work both independently and in a team environment is essential as is the ability to work extended hours as required.

EDUCATION:
Typically requires an associate's degree, technical/trade school training or equivalent and four or more years related experience. Additional experience may be substituted for formal education.

MISCELLANEOUS:
1st shift, 5/40 work schedule.

Contact
Brent Sizemore at bsizemore@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x185 or (800) 927-9318 x185

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.