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Machinist (CNC Lathe)- 2nd Shift

Company: Textron
Location: Mesa
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:


Run, set up and edit jobs on manual and CNC machines such as Lathes, Mills, Grinders and Hone Machines. Will be responsible for the use of general to advance hand-measuring tools daily. Working closely with teams from all areas of the Machine Shop, to help assist in the development and troubleshooting of jobs and projects.


  • Set up manual and CNC equipment, ability to prove out and edit some programs
  • Change cutting tools and adjust machine feeds and speeds for optimal efficiency
  • Assist with editing of G and M codes on the machines

  • Identify, organize, estimate, and recognize differences or similarities with excellent attention to detail.
  • Set-up and run jobs to include fixturing, open set-ups and trouble-shoot set-ups and be able to
  • Resolve problems by making decisions to correct geometric constraints.
  • Assist in equipment set up to help eliminate non-conformance and spindle down time.
  • Perform part inspection and in process inspections
  • Setup inspection tools, including but not limited to: Micrometers, gage blocks. Bore gauges
  • Identify and implement opportunities for process improvement and increased efficiency
  • Maintain basic equipment and work area on a daily basis in a clean and orderly condition.
  • May help quote jobs with the understanding of time management and the jobs being quoted
  • Perform daily 5S duties


  • High School education or equivalent is required.
  • Technical education is preferred


  • Exposure to ID/OD Grinding, Manual and CNC Milling and Manual and CNC Lathe experience is preferred
  • Aerospace, Okuma, Haas, Matsuura, Centroid, Hermle and Fryer experience is preferred (Lathe and Mill)
  • Kellenberger, Studer, Moore Jig Grinder, Sunnen Hone and Fryer experience preferred (Grind)


  • Ability to perform basic math skills efficiently and accurately
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes related to aerospace industry
  • Blueprint reading, knowledge of GD&T, basic machine operation "Button Pusher," to Machining and knowledge of cutting tools is preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to adapt to change and stressful situations.
  • Willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proficient in computer applications; including Microsoft Word

Keywords: Textron, Mesa , Machinist (CNC Lathe)- 2nd Shift, Other , Mesa, Arizona

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