TE Connectivity is looking for an experienced Machinist to join our Sensors Team in Grass Valley, CA. Tasks include the setup and operation of all types of machine tools, such as but not limited to lathes, milling machines, CNC, grinders, saws and lappers to be used to machine metal, plastic or other pieces to specifications, tooling instructions or standard charts by applying knowledge of machine methods.
RESPONSIBILITIES & QUALIFICATIONS:
Areas of Responsibility:
* Creates and modifies product fixtures and tools using machine equipment and techniques acquired by experience.
* Set-up and operate CNC Vertical Machining Centers (VMC). Edit CNC programs as needed.
* Machines and modifies prototype parts and fixtures and engineering tooling as directed
* Perform basic maintenance on CNC, VMC, HMC, Turning Center and manual machines.
Knowledge and Skills
Education: High School plus two years of additional technical training and schooling in a machine shop or equivalent. Trade school or apprentice shop program preferred.
Experience: Five plus years of CNC set-up and machining.
Skills: Ability to work with close tolerance and strong interpersonal skills, attention to details. Ability to work with shop machinery.
Special Knowledge: CNC, VMC, HMC and turning center, milling machine, surface grinder, lathe, drill press, various saws and cutting tools, grinders and related hand and power tools.
Other: Mechanical drawing experience desirable.