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Machinist Associate in Shelby at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 3/22/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Opportunity


The Associate Machinist does set-up, operating and making tooling adjustments for various types of CNC and numerically controlled shop equipment. Machinists work from blueprints, process sheets and sketches to perform production tasks, which may include the cutting and shaping of metal to precision dimensions. Machinists inspect machining operations against specified tolerances and identify and repair minor machine malfunctions.



Your Challenge:



  • Manufacturing and inspecting detailed parts and tools from blueprints, sketches, drawings and verbal instructions using a variety of machining tools and equipment (mills, lathes, drill presses, grinders, jig bores and other machining equipment) and using mathematical and geometrical calculations.

  • Performing minor repairs of equipment

  • Keeping work area clean and free from safety hazards. Maintain acceptable quality and efficiency level.


Your Expertise:



  • High School Diploma or Equivalent.

  • 1+ year of experience in a CNC role or recent graduate from a CNC program.

  • Ability to read an interpret blueprints, sketches, drawings

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 opens an email client application and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.