Lockheed Martin Machinist-General in Palmdale, California
Plans sequence of machining operations, determines proper machines to be used and produces parts from start to finish, utilizing machinery available so that the number of setups and operations performed are held to a minimum; this classification requires the regular performance of typical distinguishing duties set forth in job descriptions established for three or more of the following classifications: Machinist - Jig Borer/Horizontal Boring Mill Machinist - Lathe Machinist - Milling Machine Machinist - Numerically Controlled Milling Machine Grinder - Precision Parts/Tool & Cutter Makes complete layout on parts as a guide in machining operations. Determines, sets and adjusts speeds, feeds and depth of cut; selects, mounts and aligns tooling, attachments and materials in proper relationship. Performs such operations as turning, profile turning, boring, reaming, grooving, chamfering and tapping; chasing multiple external and internal threads by use of a single cutting tool; turning internal and external tapers; machining angles, radii and concentric and coordinated concave or convex surfaces. Grinds own tool bits and drills as required. Sets up completely and independently, operates plain, universal, horizontal, vertical and independent stand alone machining centers to develop cutter paths. Also operates various types of automatic duplicating and profiling machines to machine complex highly variable, and/or non-repetitive parts to exacting and coordinated tolerances. Required to exercise ingenuity, have a complete knowledge of machine shop theory , machine capacity and the machinability of materials used. Plans the sequence of machining operations. Devise unusual machining methods to improvise and adapt tooling in order to fully utilize all functions of the machine to minimize the number of setups and the amount of machining required. Performs rework of the level of difficulty of the operations described above. Performs satisfactorily all duties described in the Milling Machine Operator, Senior classification.
Basic Qualifications This position requires the regular performance of typical distinguishing duties set forth in job descriptions established for three or more of the following classifications: Machinist - Jig Borer/Horizontal Boring Mill Machinist - Lathe Machinist - Milling Machine Machinist - Numerically Controlled Milling Machine Grinder - Precision Parts/Tool & Cutter
Desired skills Must demonstrate skills equivalent to Blueprint II and shop math. Essential Job Functions Physical Demands Machinist General (RP4503) Standing: Requires full time standing with limited resting periods and to walk distances. Sit for extended periods if required. Heights: Able to work at heights. Able to work off of step stools, lift platforms . Overhead work: Able to work overhead as required. Weight restriction: Able to Lift/push/pull/carry a minimum of 30 lbs Body positioning: Able to twist/bend (neck or waist) and stoop. Able to work in awkward positions as required. Able to squat/kneel/crawl/reach as required. Work content: Able to use/hold/manipulate small tools and parts with hands. Simple grasping, power grasping and fine manipulation is required. Able to use vibrating tools and perform torqueing operations. Able to use power equipment. Repetitive tasks will be performed. Able to use computer keyboard, mouse and monitor for extended periods of time. Vision/Hearing: High level Hand/Eye coordination required. Corrective lenses may be used. Eye protection required in many instances. Color differentiation may be required. Must be able to hear at level required for positions. Environmental: Able to work around noise, chemicals, fumes and dust. Capable of using respirators and other personal protective equipment including hearing protection if required. Able to work outside if needed. Attendance: Regular attendance required based on set work schedule. Able to work any shift. Vehicles/Power moving equipment: Able to operate as required. Able to work around heavy equipment or machinery. The physical demands described above do not contain a comprehensive listing of all physical requirements for all positions. The physical demands of each position will vary based on business needs so the physical demands described above are subject to change and employees therefore will also be expected to perform all physical requirements necessary for their positions. This job description may be changed to include new or different physical demands or change existing ones as management deems necessary.”
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Job Location(s): Palmdale California