Machinist II in Tempe, AZ at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 8/2/2019

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Job Description

Job Title
Machinist II

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Job Summary
Precision Technologies, a division of Benchmark Electronics, Inc. in Tempe, AZ, has extensive capability in mechanical manufacturing. Our customers are leading Original Equipment Manufacturers who require exacting precision mechanical production capabilities. Our product lines include the, Aerospace, Healthcare Scientific Instrumentation, and complex electro-mechanical equipment. Our Capabilities Include:
• Precision CNC 5-Axis Milling and Turning
• Precision 5-Axis Grinding of Aerospace Turbine Engine Nozzles and Blades
• Close Tolerance (Micron level) Instrumentation Grinding
• Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM) NADCAP approved
• Complex Electro-Mechanical assembly and test (Class 1K & 10K clean room)
• Functional testing
• Medium to Large Coordinate Measuring Capabilities Manufacturing Engineer III Job Summary Our Precision Technologies Division in Tempe, AZ is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer that has the drive, integrity, knowledge, education, determination, experience, and ability to help drive our success. The Manufacturing Engineer will provide the technical manufacturing liaison required for the production of high quality products from the design phase through all phases of production between the Program, Procurement, Assembly, and Quality Departments to promote an efficient and well organized manufacturing operation. We have an opening for a 2nd shift experienced CNC Lathe Machinist. Performs diversified general activities at various levels of complexity referring to blueprints and drawings for the machinery and plan and perform the machining operations.

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.
• Effective interpersonal skills.
• Effective multitask skills and ability to take on additional responsibilities as required.
• Effective 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 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.
• Set-ups, operates, alters, repairs and plans own work.
• Does complex checking and interprets results of own work by setting up and operating such instruments as air gauges, electro-limit gauges, and size blocks.
• Usually works to tolerances of +-.001 +-.0005.3+ years experience in complex CNC Lathe machining operations. (Multi-Axis, 5-Axis Grinding, Set-up, programming)Education: 2 year technical degree (or apprenticeship certificate) preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience as approved by management.
Job Category
Direct Labor
Job Location
Tempe, AZ, USA

Pay Type
Travel Requirement
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