Machinist - Aviation


A  premier provider of quality component services to the aviation industry, is seeking a full-time Machinist that can proficiently operate a variety of machine tools, including manual milling machines/lathes (Sorry, CNC operators need not apply).




  • Operates, repairs and maintains a variety of machine tools, including manual milling machines and lathes.
    Studies blueprints, drawings, manuals, specifications to determine all requirements for part/tool fabrication.
  • Uses various hand tools, grinders, saws, and other machines to prepare parts.
  • Fabricating parts by measuring, sketching, drawing, and selecting appropriate processes and materials.
  • Selects proper tooling and adjusts speeds and feeds as required.
  • Selects, aligns, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines. 
  • Verifies conformance of finished part/unit to specifications, using measuring and inspection tools as necessary.
  • Performs routine maintenance tasks on machines as required.
  • Consult quality departments, production, and those other departments to successfully perform job functions.
  • Maintains a safe and organized work environment in accordance with  established procedures.
  • Ensures safe work practices are followed and adhered to.





Education and/or experience:


  • Minimum of five (5) years of aviation and fabrication experience preferred.
  • High School diploma or GED equivalent required.
  • Experience, an understanding of shop math, and knowledge of precise measuring equipment.
  • Experience reading blue prints.
  • Own tools required.

MUST have experience with OD grinding and surface grinding


Knowledge, skills, and abilities:


  • Ability to read and interpret drawings, blueprints, and technical instructions.
  • Effectively use the English language, both oral and written, to communicate information to others.
  • Effectively assist in problem analysis.
  • Demonstrate a high level of workmanship and professionalism.
  • Work well with team members and maintain positive working relationships.
  • Maintain a high level of communication.
  • Exhibit an overall respect for safety regulations and conforming to compliance guidelines.


Very competitive pay, benefits, and relocation package available.   Negative drug test required.  Please submit resume for consideration.