Job Description 

Responsible for set up, operation and adjustment of Manual and CNC machines. Create parts out of various materials on various equipment for the sole purpose of manufacturing ion sources. Supports metalworking projects from planning and fabrication through assembly inspection and testing using knowledge of machine functions, material properties and mathematics. 

Position Title


Reports to

Machine Shop Manager


Machine Shop


Full time Hourly

Position Requirements

  • At least 1 year experience in a machine shop environment
  • Demonstrate mechanical/technical ability with at least 3 years of experience
  • Knowledge of MasterCam software or similar product a plus
  • Knowledge of CNC machines and various hand tools

Primary Responsibilities

  • Maintains safe and clean work environment
  • Ability to setup, run and program various machines, power and hand tools and equipment to make the parts
  • Prepare material to be used in machines
  • Read and sometimes decipher company drawings
  • Ability to program a machine to make parts to specifications
  • Grit/Bead Blast parts as required
  • Saw material as required
  • De-burr and clean all parts
  • Inspect parts with various tools
  • Maintain all tooling related to the machine
  • Forklift operation
  • Material handling – unload truck

Knowledge and Abilities

  • Basic computer skills
  • Basic troubleshooting skills
  • Basic knowledge of hand tools, manual mills and lathes

Working Environment

  • Indoor work
  • Noisy, sharp sound environment while equipment running
  • Heavy material handling
  • Long periods of time standing

Physical Requirements

  • Required to stand, walk, sit and use hands.
  • Ability to type, grasp and twist, squat
  • Able to lift up to 100 pounds on occasion


  • 401(K)
  • 401(K) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

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