CNC Swiss Machinist in Hatfield at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 5/18/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Curtiss-Wright EST Group specializes in the development, manufacture and marketing of highly-engineered products and repair services for shell and tube heat exchangers, condensers, coolers and chillers. Our best known product, the Pop-A-Plug® Tube Plugging System, is the industry's leading technology for plugging leaking and degraded heat exchanger tubes. EST Group also engineers and manufactures test plugs, pressure testing and isolation plugs to greatly simplify and speed-up pressure testing and/or isolation of piping, tubing, valves, pressure vessels and a multitude of special applications.

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Curtiss-Wright invests in the development, recruitment, and retention of critical skills as part of its model for business success. We offer a competitive wage, a comprehensive benefits package including medical and prescription drug coverage, dental benefits, life and disability insurance, 401k retirement, tuition reimbursement, and paid vacation/holidays.

Swiss CNC Machinist

Under minimal supervision, performs moderately complex assignment planning, layout, set up, operating and making tool adjustments for swiss style CNC machines. Under minimal supervision, works from blueprints to machine components for Nuclear/Oil and Gas industry. May communicate directly with engineers to understand the purpose of a part assembly. Checks and inspects machining operations against specified tolerances. May identify and repair minor machine malfunctions.

Location: Hatfield, PA

Your Challenge:

  • Able to set up and operate swiss CNC machines including Citizen and Star. Must be able to perform setup of machine from start to finish, including changing of tooling, collets, guide bushings, bar feeder, transferring of programs from network, and adjusting of offsets.
  • Strong knowledge of G&M Code required. This position will include modifying existing programs at the machine to run families of basic parts, utilizing WINCNC, CIMCO software.
  • Candidate should have a working knowledge of tooling applications, speed/feed parameters, and cutting conditions to optimize tool life and efficiency. Must be able to identify and troubleshoot tooling failures as they arise.
  • Daily responsibilities will include proper documentation of all shop travelers to meet ISO/NUPIC standards, as well as logging of labor into shop ERP system.
  • Position will require daily PM on machines as well as assisting supervisor in minor to moderate repairs. Must maintain a clean work environment as well as 6S standards.
  • Experience machining variety of materials including stainless and high carbon steel, titanium, aluminium and redrawn materials required.
  • Candidate must be proficient in all required measuring and inspection practices. Must be able to measure features using Calipers, OD/ID/Pitch Micrometers, Optical Comparator, Thread Gages, IM.

Your Expertise:

  • 4+ years of relevant experience.
  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Technical/Trade School required.
  • Strong knowledge of CNC equipment is required. 
  • Ability to determine machine tool and CNC program errors required.
  • Capability of all inspection techniques and equipment used required.
  • Practices Lean Manufacturing on a daily basis.

This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request. #IND