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Tech 3, Mechanical Engineering
Ref No.: 18-14651
Location: San Jose, California

Journeyman Machinist

Hours 8-5 or 9-6 standard hours.

Steel toe shoes required.

Job Description Summary

Journeyman Machinist - CONTRACTOR

need journeyman level, CNC experience

The Journeyman Machinist will be working with the R&D team to develop new prototypes, fixtures, and tools to aide in the development of innovative solution. The candidate will join a team of passionate engineers looking to solve complex problems. The candidate will be responsible for setting up and maintaining the machine shop, programming and running a CNC machine and operating other tools and machinery

Job Description
•Setup of the machine shop and all equipment to ensure proper working order.
•Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings
•Operate various machine and instruments to produce precision parts
•Perform manual and CNC mill machining, and manual lathe work as needed
•Participate in the build of complex prototypes, fixtures and assemblies
•Perform raw material purchases, tools, equipment as needed.
•Repair, construct, replace and move material and machinery as needed
•Clean and inspect work site and properly store tools
•Provide valuable feedback to engineers in terms of machining and manufacturability
•Communicate and participate in team meetings as needed.

•4-6 (Four to Six) years related experience and /or equivalent of education and experience and/or a 4 year approved Apprentice Program for Journeyman Machinist.
•3-5 years' experience in CNC programming and manual operation is required.
•Knowledge of ISO 9000 operating practices
•Proficient in CNC programming of 2D and complex surfaces
•Knowledge and understanding of material properties

Addt skills:
Overall safety conscience, good communications skills, work well with a team, be a team player, flexibility and reliable and provide a feedback. work with a team of 17 others under Manager be able to lead.

Interview process, possible phone then onsite, final meeting (panel interview) onsite with 2-3 Engineers.

6-8 month contract with potential for hire, depending on bus needs and performance.