CNC Machinist III

Ketema - 790 Greenfield Dr, El Cajon, CA 92021

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Vacancy title
CNC Machinist III
Ketema - 790 Greenfield Dr, El Cajon, CA 92021
Advertised salary
$28.00-$33.00 hour.
Employment type
Working pattern
2nd Shift
Closing date
23 May 2023

Who is Senior plc?

Senior plc is an international, market-leading, engineering solutions provider with 26 operating businesses in 12 countries. Senior designs manufacture and markets high-technology components and systems for the principal original equipment producers in the worldwide aerospace, defense, and land vehicle and power & energy markets. The Group is split into two divisions, Aerospace and Flexonics, servicing five key sectors.

Our global values underpin what we do, and how we do it …

Safety – Integrity – Customer Focus – Respect & Trust – Accountability – Excellence

Who is Senior Operations SoCal??

We are a technology-driven, team-oriented, manufacturing company that takes pride in the relationships we build with our customers, suppliers, and with each other. We offer exciting career opportunities in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment and reward employees who are motivated, innovative, and results-oriented. We are looking for dedicated individuals to join us in engineering solutions for our customers.

We are currently seeking a full-time CNC Machinist III for the 2nd Shift (3:00 pm-11:30 pm) at our El Cajon location.

 What does the job involve?

Utilizes numerically controlled machine tools to produce parts in conformance with work standards for quality and quantity. Able to set up and operate CNC Lathe machining centers.

 What will my responsibilities include?

  • Sets up and operates twin-turret CNC Lathe machines. Follows Mfg. planning to select proper tooling, inserts, and NC programs. Works on high-value superalloy products, primarily Nickel alloys.
  • Works from blueprints, travelers, and established methods and procedures.
  • Performs dimensional and visual in‑process inspections of items during manufacturing.
  • Monitors and checks own work to ensure it meets specifications.
  • Is familiar with the use and application of all types of precision inspection equipment.
  • Installs computer program tape specified on traveler and NC operating procedures identified therein.
  • Proofs new machine control programs.
  • Maintains cleanliness of the work area and ensures proper handling of tools and equipment.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. May require training in hazardous material handling, dependent upon job assignment.

What key skills and experience do I need?

Machining high-value complex aerospace parts to close tolerances (+/-.001”) Performing machine setups, including using overhead cranes to load fixtures/parts, indicating, setting work coordinates, installing and cutting soft jaws, calculating and adjusting offsets for turning tools. Experienced in the use of ceramic inserts.

What qualifications should I have?

Education: High school diploma or equivalent. Vocational/Specialized training.

Experience: 5 Years machining, 2 years minimum on CNC Horizontal Lathes. Experience with, or ability to quickly learn, Fanuc machine control.

Why Join Senior Aerospace Ketema?

Joining Senior means not only a rewarding career with a tight-knit and collaborative team, but you will also enjoy a competitive compensation package that includes a market-led base salary, commission plan, and a comprehensive benefits package along with wellness benefits, employee recognition program, matching 401k plan, paid vacation, flexible hours, employee wellness activities, tuition reimbursement, and community involvement initiatives.  

Equal Opportunity Employer:   minority/female/disability/veteran

If offer of employment is made it will be contingent upon passing all of the following: Drug Test, Background Check, ITAR, and U.S. Export Compliance Screening.

Access to our facility (and, therefore, employment) is restricted under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to U.S. Citizens, lawful permanent residents, U.S. refugees, sales or temporary residents under amnesty provisions [as defined in 8 USC 1324b(a)(3)] and properly licensed foreign persons. Applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be required to provide information to determine whether they are subject to these regulations and if so, to assess their country of chargeability for trade compliance control purposes. Additionally, potential employee’s names will be screened against the Consolidated Screening List (maintained by the United States government) to determine eligibility to receive technical data.