CNC Machinist - 2nd Shift - Military veterans preferred

Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory


  full-time   part-time   employee   contract

United States

Description Are you looking for a machining position, in a state of the art manufacturing center, that allows you to pursue a variety of challenges? If so, we're looking for you to join our creative team. In our dynamic work environment we focus on career growth and encourage staff to share knowledge and collaborate. We make critical contributions to critical challenges by fabricating hardware that facilitates the exploration of space, the study of our oceans, and the protection of our nation, as well as many other impactful research projects. The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (JHU APL) is seeking a highly skilled and motivated second shift CNC Machinist to join our team You will be instrumental in helping us manufacture the next generation spacecraft, undersea hardware, shipboard test systems and communication components. You will join a highly-professional, multi-disciplinary fabrication team of skilled craftsman that support programs varying from R&D prototype to flight hardware that meets AS9100 standards. For the right applicant, opportunities may be available to move on to more complex programming, hardware, and equipment, such as; multi-axis CNC milling machines and routers, mill-turn machines, wire EDM, etc. The work schedule for this position is from 3:00 PM to 11:30 PM, Monday through Friday (Second Shift). Second shift staff receives a 10% shift differential. As a CNC Machinist you will be responsible for Setting-up, programming, and operation of CNC and conventional machines for end-to-end manufacturing with minimal supervision. Performing in-process inspection using precision measuring instruments (i.e., I.D and O.D. Micrometers, calipers, height gauges, etc.) to verify that customer hardware specifications and tolerances are met. Communicating and engaging with engineers and designers to collaborate about complex designs and provide fabrication insight to ensure project success. Achieving and maintaining proficiency with all applicable quality processes associated with assigned work. Monitoring and recording duration of work performed in the ERP system in accordance with business and Quality procedures. Qualifications You will meet our minimum qualifications for the job if you possess A High School diploma or equivalent. Exposure CAD/CAM programming software. Competency in operating general computer functions such as email, file directories, and other web-based applications. 3 years of experience with set-up, programming, and operation of CNC machining equipment. Are able to obtain an Interim Secret level security clearance by your start date and can ultimately obtain a Secret level clearance. If selected, you will be subject to a government security clearance investigation and must meet the requirements for access to classified information. Eligibility requirements include U.S. citizenship. You will exceed our qualifications for the job if you possess Exposure to Multi-Axis machining. Exposure MasterCam programming software. (2017 and up) Proficient computer skills in programs such as; Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc. A current security clearance at the Secret or Top-Secret level. Why Work at APL? The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) brings world-class expertise to our nation's most critical defense, security, space and science challenges. While we are dedicated to solving complex challenges and pioneering new technologies, what makes us truly outstanding is our culture. We offer a vibrant, welcoming atmosphere where you can bring your authentic self to work, continue to grow, and build strong connections with inspiring teammates. At APL, we celebrate our differences and encourage creativity and bold, new ideas. Our employees enjoy generous benefits, including a robust education assistance program, unparalleled retirement contributions, and a healthy work/life balance. APL's campus is located in the Baltimore-Washington metro area. Learn more about our career opportunities at . About Us APL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, occupation, marital or familial status, political opinion, personal appearance, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. APL is committed to promoting an innovative environment that embraces diversity, encourages creativity, and supports inclusion of new ideas. In doing so, we are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to individuals of all abilities, including those with disabilities. If you require a reasonable accommodation to participate in any part of the hiring process, please contact . Only by ensuring that everyone's voice is heard are we empowered to be bold, do great things, and make the world a better place.