200623 - CNC Machinist

Chipton Ross is seeking for CNC Machinist for direct positions in Shannon, MS

We have an exciting opportunity for a Machinist to join our Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) Group located in Tupelo, MS. Under general supervision with general instruction, this position is responsible for performing moderately complex functions related to machine tools. 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.

Performs moderately complex functions related to CNC machine set-up and operation.
Set up and operate various CNC machines to include:
Horizontal Boring Mills
Vertical Mills (3,4 & 5 Axis)
Lathes (Twin Spindle, multi axis)
Horizontal Mill
Electrical Discharge Machine (EDM)
Follows work instructions and set up sheets to select cutting tools to be used, method of holding work piece, and machine speeds and feeds.
Improvises and adapts standard tooling. 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 horizontal or vertical lathe, milling machines, or grinding machine. Lifts, cuts, loads and secures raw stock into machining equipment for job requirement.
Reviews engineering drawings from sketches, graphic illustrations or verbal/written correspondence to plan the fabrication sequence to fabricate parts to specifications in a timely manner.
Perform daily preventive maintenance on machines.
Responsible for observing all laws, regulations, and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company. Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices. Performs other duties as assigned or required.

Job Qualifications :
Typically requires high school diploma or equivalent.
Must be customer focused after detailed instruction, must possess:
(1) the ability to perform basic routine set-up and fabrication of machined parts;
(2) basic knowledge of shop equipment including ability to use judgment and safe practices;
(3) skills to maintain the flow of work within the unit;
(4) good interpersonal skills and written communication skills to interface with employees and supervisor; and
(5) Basic computer skills. Must be able to work both independently and in a team environment. Flexibility to work extended hours as required.
Must be customer focused and possess the ability to perform non-routine complex set-up and fabrication of CNC Machines and machined parts

Work Schedule
2nd or 3rd shift

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Melody Mullins
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x186 or (800) 927-9318 x186

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.