MachinistGeneral Atomis - Electromagnetic System
Tupelo, MS Full time
Posted on August 19, 2017
General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) is a supplier of advanced electromagnetic systems, for a variety of government and commercial applications. Duties and Responsibilities: -Plans, lays out work, sets up and operates all types of lathes, mills or grinders to machine or grind developmental, production or maintenance parts to exacting tolerances and dimensions. -Reviews engineering drawings from sketches, graphic illustrations or verbal/written correspondence to plan sequence of operations. -Determines cutting or grinding tools to be used, method of holding, and machine speeds and feeds. -Performs typical operations such as turning, facing, boring, chamfering, turning tapers, drilling, grooving, reaming; machine compound angles, multiple angels, radii, splines, serrations and keyways. -Performs all types of helical and spiral milling, drilling, reaming, boring, tapping, slotting, and dovetailing on ferrous and non-ferrous metals and their alloys. -Operates and/or performs machine set up for any CNC horizontal or vertical lathe, milling machine, or grinding machine Job Qualifications -Typically requires an associate's degree, technical/trade school training or equivalent and four or more years related experience. Additional experience may be substituted for formal education. -Strong knowledge of machining equipment including ability to use judgment and safe practices. -Ability to read and understand engineering drawings, sketches, verbal and written instructions.