CNC Machinist

Employer: Aeroprobe Corporation
Job Location: Christiansburg, Virginia
Category: Manufacturing/Operations
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 9/1/2020
Closing Date: 9/30/2020
Aeroprobe Corporation
Aeroprobe Corporation designs, builds, and markets scientific instrumentation used in aerodynamic and hydrodynamic research. Our main line of products consists of multi-hole probes that measure flow velocity in gas and liquid media. Researchers and engineers will find probes appropriate for any application including turbulence characteristics, reversed flow and, and high temperatures. Aeroprobe’s technology portfolio includes a novel additive friction stir process.
Job Description Aeroprobe is looking for a self-motivated and versatile machinist to join the team of its subsidiary MELD Manufacturing Corporation. In this position the machinist will produce high quality machine components, MELD tooling, and finished machine parts from MELD printed parts in a variety of steels, aluminums, and alloy materials such as titanium and tungsten.
  • Setup and operate CNC controlled machines including lathe and mill
  • Program CNC machines using CAM package
  • Select tooling, fixturing, and machine parameters to produce quality parts in a wide variety of materials.
  • Maintain cleanliness of work and shop areas
  • Provide feedback to the engineering team on part design and manufacturing methods
10+ years machining experience
5+ years CNC experience
Previous experience with CAM package
Adaptable to part variety and dynamic environment
Comfortable working as part of a team and as an individual contributor
Excellent problem solving and communication skills
Ability to work with aggressive timelines
FeatureCAM experience
HAAS control experience
Experience with wire EDM
Simple welding and fabrication
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