Manufacturing Technician (1st OR 2nd Shift) in Cherry Point at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 3/13/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

1st and 2nd Shift Openings, all levels


  • Set-up of the process cell using various types of robotic and optical controls

  • Operation of the high-energy laser system after suitable training

  • Reading and understanding work instructions

  • Working in a small, hi tech job shop environment with flexibility to support other tasks as necessary

  • Performing preventative maintenance tasks after suitable training - Senior Operators required to training and assist lower level Operators

  • Experience in aerospace related Industries

  • Laser or CNC/NC machining experience helpful

  • Robotic programming (ABB robots) or PLC experience helpful

  • Aerospace manufacturing or FAA repair station experience helpful

  • Performing work that requires bending, sitting and standing. Some tasks must be conducted on 3-5 step platform

  • Working with Microsoft Windows and/or Linux based computers and programs


  • Due to the nature of work performed at this site, and the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD government secret clearance, incumbents must be a US Citizen

  • Some experience in a fast-paced, time-sensitive machine operation, production environment preferable

  • Experience in aerospace related industries a definite plus

  • Must be fluent in the English language, demonstrating good verbal, written and comprehension skills

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Windows and/or Linux computer systems

  • Demonstrated ability to multitask, meet deadlines, and manage shifting priorities

  • Ability to work well independently and in a team oriented environment

  • Strong willingness to work overtime hours as assigned/required to meet deadlines

  • Must pass a standard eye examination. Near vision: Snellen 14/18 or better (20/25 or better, Jaeger Type 2 at 14 inches or greater, Ortho Rater 8 or equivalent)


  • A high school diploma, GED or equivalent work experience a must.

We offer a competitive benefit package with paid holidays, vacations, 401K saving plan, medical & dental and other benefits. Consider being part of the WRIGHT Team!


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