Machinist III (MACHI01920)

Tucson, Arizona USA RBC Bearings

Sargent Aerospace & Defense

Purpose and Scope:

This position supports operational excellence in the machining processes to drive productivity, quality and continuous improvement. We expect this individual to be a leader who collaborates with the Sargent team to exceed organizational goals.

Roles and Responsibilities:

* Knowledgeable of safety standards for equipment and demonstrate safe behaviors at all times

* Maintains a clean and safe work area at all times

* Complete required equipment maintenance checks

* Knowledgeable of and adheres to company quality standards

* Performs operations per specifications on drawing/print and documented procedures

* Must work well with others in a team environment

* Monitor operations and quickly troubleshoot non-conformances as they occur

* Produce and inspect parts at rate

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

* Perform SPC

* Perform and record first piece inspection and fill out in-process inspection sheets

* Assist others with machining problems.

* Provide continuous improvement ideas/solutions. Participates in evaluation and implementation of improvement if appropriate.

* Train others as directed

* Provide direction and assist others with machining practices and issues

* Set up proven and unproven jobs on CNC equipment, make approved adjustments, edit programs, set tooling requirements to turnover jobs to level I & II machinists if required

Required Job Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

* Minimum of 5 years machining experience

* Experience running CNC Lathe and CNC Mill

* High School diploma or GED required

* Must be able to read and write English

* Application of machine shop theory and procedures, shop mathematics

* Experience in reading, interpreting technical drawings, routers, work instructions and specifications.

* Able to create plan on how to machine based on information.

* Advanced measurement skills for inspection, including GD&T, use of CMM, and optical comparator

* Knowledge of cutting tool capabilities (speeds/feeds, types, insert grades, etc based on material and size)

* Must be proficient in G & M codes, creating and editing CNC programs on lathes and mills, and setting up complex parts

* Strong communication, critical thinking, and multi-tasking abilities

* Train Level I and II machinists as directed

* Monitor operations and quickly react and troubleshoot non-conforming operations as they occur

* While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be required to bend, squat, sit, stand, walk, and handle objects. The employee is occasionally required to push/pull, and reach above shoulder level. The employee must be able to carry/lift up to 40 pounds and be able to rotate item being handled

* Work on feet for entire shift

* Manual dexterity and the ability to carry out complex, repetitive tasks quickly and methodically

* Proficient in MS Office (Excel and Word)

* Working knowledge of CNC machine code and ability to change off sets

* Must be able to set up proven jobs in established time

* Must hold a Sargent Designated Quality Inspection (DQI) authority or have the prerequisite skills (drawing comprehension, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing, and inspection methodology) to become qualified within 6 months of hire.

* Experience designing and creating tooling based on part geometry

* Experience with spherical surfaces and threads and able to make machine adjustments to ensure parts meet specification

* Some conventional machining experience

* Must be a U.S. Citizen

* Attendance and punctuality at work are essential functions of this position.

Preferred Job Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

* College Course work preferred

* Master Cam preferred

* Preferred ability to set up and operate conventional, special purpose, and numerical control (NC) machines and machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts

* Experience machining titanium and thin walled aluminum parts