1-218-444-4478 PO BOX 847, BEMIDJI, MN 56619
1-218-444-4478 PO BOX 847, BEMIDJI, MN 56619

Machining & Fabrication Specialist


The Machining & Fabrication Specialist 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- and 4-axis mills and CNC lathes with live tooling using Camworks software. This position also involves sheet metal fabrication using sheet metal shears, press brakes, heat treating, and hand-forming techniques.

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.


Complete the online form or download an application form and submit with resume to jobs@aircorpsaviation.com.


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

  • Write and optimize CNC programs to create parts on 3- and 4- axis machining centers using CamWorks

  • 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

  • Have knowledge of complex sheet metal forming

  • Operate CNC press brake, sheet metal shears, slip roll, and other miscellaneous sheet metal forming tools

  • Operate sheet metal stretcher table


  • 3 years CNC machining

  • 3 years CNC programming


An industry-competitive package is being offered for top-notch individuals. Please inquire for details.


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