CNC Machinist/Programmer 2

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The CNC Machinist/Programmer 2 position is responsible for safely and efficiently programming, setting up, and operating CNC mills and assisting with other programming and parts machining. AirCorps has specific emphasis on low volume fabrication using 3, 4, and 5-axis mills and routers, and CNC lathes with live tooling.

Key expectations include producing high quality results according to work instructions, meeting daily production schedules, demonstrating strong knowledge of production processes, preventative equipment maintenance, shop organization, safety, and continuous improvement.

Reports To: VP of Fabrication

Full-time Benefit Packages Include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • Retirement┬áPlan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Term Life Insurance

Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws:


  • Accurately use and read precision measuring devices (calipers, micrometers, etc.)
  • Ability to solve practical problems and make decisions within a set of guidelines
  • Ability to read and understand required internal manufacturing paperwork
  • Effective and appropriate oral and written communication skills, including legible handwriting in English
  • Work with others as part of a high performance team
  • Adapt to changing work priorities
  • Able to work under limited supervision using standardized practices and/or procedures
  • Accept and apply on the job training to advance professional skill level
  • Enjoy working on challenging projects on a daily basis


  • Employ safe work procedures and wear all required PPE
  • Promptly report all injuries and unsafe conditions
  • Report for regular and on-time attendance for full scheduled work shift
  • Maintain a favorable working relationship with coworkers to promote a cooperative climate conducive to maximum productivity, efficiency, and effectiveness
  • Participate and support Continuous Improvement initiatives
  • Communicate relevant information and concerns positively and effectively to others in a timely manner
  • Perform work at the appropriate pace to maintain quality and productivity requirements
  • Develop work holding and select cutting tools based on part feature and material requirements
  • Create and compile necessary documents and work procedures to aid in machine set up and operation
  • Verify the availability of the tooling needed to run parts associated with the programs


  • 5 years CNC machining
  • 5 years CNC programming