GKN (ASBU) Machinist IV - 2nd shift (MC) in El Cajon, California
(ASBU) Machinist IV - 2nd shift (MC)
Country: United States
Work Location: El Cajon
Advertising End Date: 31 Dec 2018
Job Type: Regular
About The Opportunity
Following specific and general instructions, tool
designs, drawings, standard practices and recognized methods, utilizes
expertise in laying out metal and nonmetal stock, setting up and operating
entry/mid level tools. Perform milling, material removal operations. May
require assistance/input from higher level Machinists and may work with
engineering to resolve problems and develop new processes and/or procedures.
1) Lays out metal and
nonmetal stock. Performs minor set
ups. Operates chemical, manual and/or
CNC multi-axis machining centers and tools performing functions such as
milling, drilling, grinding or turning operations.
2) Works directly with
engineering to assist in the development of machine and/or
tank set-up programming.
3) Identifies and evaluates patterns. Prior to removal of material
determines method to remove material to meet customer specification.
4) Loads and unloads etch fixtures operating
5) Checks all work to assure that quality
standards are maintained and has adhered to
all specifications and
procedures involving internal and customer practices. Able to
pass OAP exam.
6) Records operating
parameters accurately and legibly in parts manufacturing notebook, routing
sheets, resident paper or department documentation or terminals, to ensure
recording completion of work-in-process, inventories, schedules, labor
7) Knowledge and experience
in trouble shooting of safety, quality and technical issues with co-workers,
quality and engineering functions.
8)Maintain a clean work environment
(including assigned storage and cleaning duties)
in full compliance with company
standards, customer and government regulations.
9) Assist in the development and maintenance
of a business culture, which supports
the Company's overall business objectives
and goals, providing leadership in
issues that involve “cost, quality,
process, schedule and people”.
10) Ensure the company's commitment to
maintain a safe workplace and to protect the
environment through the establishment
and support of Company policy and
adherence to various government
11) Fully comply with the "GKN Aerospace,
Inc. Policy Statement on Contracting with
the United States Government" in
all areas of responsibility involving direct and
indirect contracting with the United
States Government. Ensure subordinate
aware of the policy and their individual
responsibility and accountability for
complying with it.
12) Perform daily preventative maintenance of
equipment in adherence with a
13) Performs other
duties, tasks and responsibilities as assigned.
School diploma or GED or equivalent combination of education and experience.
two years of technical school or college training in machine tool technology is
Experience & Qualifications
of one year direct and related experience with machine tool technology and/or
chemical machining technology or successful completion of the GKN mentorship
program for this field is required. Someexperience with precision measuring equipment, gages
and hand tools to assure quality standards are maintained is preferred. Experienced with machining of various
metallic and composite/non-metallic materials. Ability to read blueprints and/or other drawings and meet
inspection requirements in accordance with customer specifications.Uses intermediate shop mathematics including algebra and
geometry to determine and check angles, radii, hole locations, accessibility,
missing dimensions,interrelated dimensions, etc. Demonstrated knowledge of tooling cutters,
speeds and feed rates and/or chemical etch rates as well tooling techniques and
philosophies. Must be willing to work in
a repetitive production environment with concern for meeting cost, quality and
schedule requirements. The ability to work as a team player as well as
independently is required.
Mental and Physical Demands
to stand for long periods of time
up to 50 pounds
vision with correction
loud noise of a machine shop environment
appropriate PPE as required
GKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the world’s leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do. GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries.
GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 55 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.
Diversity and Inclusion
As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.
A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.
GKN is an equal opportunity employer.
We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.