203665 - Machinist
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
3-6 months

Chipton Ross is seeking a Machinist for contract positions in Valencia, CA.

Independently performs a variety of precision machine operations utilizing up to two or more CNC or manual machining centers to cut, shape, drill or form metal work pieces to specifications by performing the following duties. Performs setup and diversified operations on CNC or manual machining centers. Performs a variety of milling, drilling, boring, or related operations to close and interrelated tolerances. Reviews setup sheet and specifications to determine machining sequence and dimensions to finished work piece. Attaches fixture to machining bed and positions and secure work piece in fixture according to setup instructions. Selects and installs cutting tools in machine spindle or magazine. Measure work piece for conformance to specifications.
Utilizes override control to correct conditions that are out of tolerance or operating unusually by coordinating with the manufacturing engineer. Machines materials other than metal, such as composites, plastic, and rubber as required. Cleans machine, tooling, parts and performs machine maintenance along with 6S principals. Adjust machine feed and speed and change cutters to machine parts according to specifications when automatic programming is faulty or machine malfunctions, will coordinate with manufacturing engineer. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience
" Must have 4 - 6 years machining experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Two-year college or technical CNC certification a plus!
" Must have a HSD or GED at a minimum

" Read, write legibly, and understand English.
" Perform basic math (add, subtract, multiple, and divide).
" Mechanical/technical aptitude.
" Attendance dependability.
" Ability to work independently.
" Flexibility with changes in work requirements.
" Ability to stay focused and meet deadlines, which may require overtime.
" Attention to detail.
" Perform basic computer skills, such as open and save files along with basic data entry.
" Understand basic terminology used in the job functional area.
" Ability to read an interpret blue print.

Work Schedule
Must be able to work 1st or 2nd shift, 5/40 schedule.

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

Juan Saldarriaga
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x258 or (800) 927-9318 x258

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.