CNC Tech III
Experience with the machining of composite materials and hardwood. Machining of aircraft furniture a plus.
Set up and operate automated machines to fabricate parts, applying knowledge of shop theory and procedures, shop mathematics, maintainability materials and layout techniques.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Essential Functions: 1. Download program files to set up machine for cutting/milling to blueprints and/or engineering documents. 2. Test program and ensure machine is set up in accordance with drawings. 3. Remove and/or replace cutting tools and offsets as required. Inspect condition of tools and replace as needed. 4. Manipulate programs to fit inserts into material, ensuring fit and conformity. 5. Inspect cut material/part prior to CNC operation to ensure conformity and compliance with blueprints, models, and/or engineering documents. 6. Edge-fill and/or seal and sand panels. 7. Identify material and appropriate cutting tools. Set up material and inspect for serviceability. 8. Write and/or edit CNC programs based on blueprint specifications.
Additional Functions: 1. Train lower level CNC technicians. 2. Monitor material supply. 3. Perform preventative maintenance and minor repairs on machines. 4. Complete paperwork and other documents as required 5. Maintain a clean and safe work environment 6. Comply with 5S and Environmental, Health and Safety requirements. 7. Perform other duties as assigned including shop floor duties as needed.
Education and Experience Requirements:
High School diploma/GED. Five (5) years of related experience or education to include two (2) years experience with similar automated equipment. Experience in PC applications preferred.