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Job Title:  Machine Operator


Woodstock, NY, US, 12498

Business Unit:  Mil Aero Rotron
Posting Date:  Nov 24, 2022
Job Description: 

Position Summary:

This role is a skilled role responsible for setting up and running CNC equipment to machine or fabricate a variety of precision components to specifications by following drawings, work instructions and in-process inspection requirements.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operation of various manual and CNC equipment such as CNC lathes, milling and drilling machines, to machine or fabricate components for final assembly.

  • Read, Write, understand and edit G code programming for a variety of CNC machines.

  • Set up, adjust, and operate machine tools and many specialized or advanced variation tools to perform precision machining operations.

  • Mount, align and secure work holding, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials onto machines.

  • Load parts and cycle machine to ensure optimal efficiency and conformance.

  • Machine work holding for replacement tooling and or new product /work with engineering tool design.

  • Basic shop math calculations work to tight tolerances.

  • Iinterpret part drawings and process instructions.

  • Measure and iinspect part features per drawing to ensure conformance and detect defects using precision instruments using basic gaging and inspection tools (i.e. Dial Calipers, Gage Pins, Micrometers)

  • Recognize and understand nonconformance, work with engineering and quality dept to resolve issues.

  • Record information or data describing work performed or defects found.

  • Follow all safety policies and procedures, including required PPE

  • Work overtime as required (mandatory at times) by the business.

  • Maintain established standards of quality, productivity & attendance.

  • Able to work in a high-volume production environment.

  • Performs other related tasks as assigned


Required Qualifications / Education /Experience:

  • High School degree or GED Certificate

  • Equivalent experience minimum 5 years on the job training.

  • Machining / Manufacturing experience required

  • Certified and proficient in Mastercam and Solid works a must.


Personal Attributes:

  • High School degree or GED Certificate and equivalent experience (On the Job Training)

  • Familiar with Mil specifications in the aerospace industry.

  • Familiar with ISO 9000 requirements

  • Driven and self-motivated, effective verbal and written communicator

  • Flexible/adaptable in a changing environment

  • Ability to take constructive feedback on opportunities

  • Displays good judgement – quality & safety

  • Ability to learn and apply new skills


Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift up to 35 lbs.

AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK (NYSE:AME) is a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1 (866) 263-8359.

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