Machinist I in Concord, CA at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 6/30/2018

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Job Description


Job Title
Machinist I

Job ID(Requisition ID):
3544

Job Summary
Precision Technologies, a division of Benchmark Electronics, has an extensive capability in mechanical manufacturing. Our customers are leading Original Equipment Manufacturers who require exacting precision mechanical production capabilities. Our product lines include Healthcare and Scientific Instrumentation, Our Capabilities Include:
• Precision CNC 3, 4, and-Axis Grinding
• Close Tolerance (Micron level) Instrumentation Grinding
• Functional testing
• Medium to Large Coordinate Measuring Capabilities Precision Technologies, the MECHANICAL MANUFACTURING division of Benchmark Electronics, is looking for a career-minded CNC MACHINIST I for our Concord, CA location. Do you want to be a proven team player in a machining shop environment? Do you have a passion for CNC Machining? Are you looking to jump-start your career with a fast-growing multi-billion dollar company with a global presence? Then you may have what we’re looking for!


Essential Functions and Competencies


• Able to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
• Understands manufacturing systems and tooling development.
• Excellent written and verbal communication, as well as, presentation skills.
• Strong interpersonal skills.
• Effective multitask skills and ability to take on additional responsibilities as required.
• Strong organization and prioritization skills.
• Demonstrates high attention to detail.
• Demonstrates discretion, confidentiality, and professionalism when representing the company.
• Supports a 24/7 global business operation as required.
• Able to work overtime when needed.
• Works with diverse groups.
• Participates in a continuous improvement activity.
Qualifications / Education / Experience

• Sets up and operate lathes, millers, shapers, grinders, planers and power drills. Works from blueprints, sketches and verbal instructions.
• Performs highly diversified machining operations such as boring, turning, facing, reaming, grinding, milling and tapering.
• Performs work on machined parts, forgings and casting which are of varying degrees of complexity in mature and critically dimensioned.
• Determines and maintains the proper operational sequences at all times, makes all necessary mathematical calculations to complete the job.
• Determines the appropriate feeds and speeds for all operations.
• Performs simple welding, brazing, silver soldering and heat treating.
• Checks own work. Usually works to tolerance of +/-.00005.
• Reads and interprets complex blueprints and manufactures parts from a layout drawing without use of sketches or verbal instructions making all necessary mathematical calculations to complete the job according to the drawing.
• Bench work includes any necessary operations such as filing, de-burring, grinding, lapping, indexing, scraping, and fitting in order to complete mechanical assemblies from crude sketches, verbal instructions, or work samples.
• Checks own work by making set-ups and interprets gauges, electro-limit gauges, and size blocks.
• Occasionally makes decisions as to fits and tolerances.

What would really impress us:
• 2- year technical degree (or apprenticeship certificate)
• Great communication and a service-driven attitude
• Experience as a Prototype Machinist is a plus
• Experience with CNC Lathe Machines is desirable

What we need from you:
• High-school diploma
• 0-3 years’ experience setting up and operating multi-axis CNC machines
Job Category
Direct Labor
Job Location
Concord, CA, USA

Schedule
Weekend
Pay Type
Hourly
Travel Requirement
No
Job Type
Contract,Full-Time

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