CNC Machinist

Location: Cape Canaveral, FL

Title: CNC Machinist

Clearance: N/A | Citizenship Requirement: US Citizenship | Req #: 2554 | Salary: Competitive

Sidus Space is looking for a talented CNC Machinist to support its manufacturing operations. Our focus is on the production of complex aerospace and communications parts and assemblies.
Our team utilizes a collection of diverse machines for production such as new 5-axis Haas mills, Mazak 5-axis VMC, Okuma dual spindle live tooling lathe, Tsugami 7-axis swiss turn lathes, and Omax WaterJet.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to the following:
Setup and manufacture parts on a range of 3 to 5 axis CNC mills and/or lathes.
Program complex parts for CNC multi-axis mills (Use of GibbsCam, NX, MasterCam software)
Experience developing machine set-ups, program edits, and working with tolerances to +/- .0001”
Experience with high-speed machining and tool path optimization
Experience with inspecting own parts using micrometers, calipers, optical comparators, and various other inspection equipment
Must possess troubleshooting skills and the ability to think critically
Must be able to work independently, but also have the ability to work productively within a team environment
Ability to read CAD models and 2-D prints and update paperwork neatly, accurately, and in an organized manner
Experience with inspecting parts using micrometers, calipers, optical comparators, and various other inspection equipment
Proficient at blueprint reading and understanding of geometric dimensioning & tolerancing (GD&T)
Ability to select proper tooling to manufacture complex details
Perform prescribed preventive maintenance on machines as required per PM schedules
Maintain a high level of quality as identified by customer requirements
Ability to mentor and train less experienced machinists

Position Requirements:
  • Experience troubleshooting machining issues with various types of Manual and CNC lathes and mills
    Programming experience with CNC lathes and multi axis mills
    Experience machining of tight tolerance parts is a requirement for this position
    Possess basic shop math skills and have the ability to use a variety of hand tools, machine tools and precision measuring instruments.
    Flexible, ability to work in a fast pace constantly changing environment with tight deadlines
    Ability to work First OR Second shift as work load dictates.
    Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds
  • 5+ years progressive experience in a manufacturing machining environment
    Must be self-motivated, organized and able to work in a fast paced environment
    Possess strong analytical skills and attention to detail
    Demonstrated ability to organize and prioritize a rapidly changing set of objectives.
    Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    Ability to remain flexible with working schedules, to include overtime, evenings, and weekends as needed is an essential requirement of the position
    Work with speed, accuracy, and maintain a sense of urgency

    *NOTE: We require our team members to remain compliant with recommended safe distancing for most current health and wellness standards as prescribed by CDC.

Sidus Space is an EEO Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or any other non-job-related protected status. All candidates selected will be subject to a security background investigation and must meet all eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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