Website General Dynamics Elec Boat

CNC Machinist Job Highlights

Title CNC Machinist
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location North Kingstown, RI, United States
Company General Dynamics Elec Boat

Company Profile

General Dynamics Electric Boat provides design, construction, and lifecycle support of submarines for the U.S. Navy.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a CNC Machinist to join its team for various manufacturing needs.

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants should have a High School Diploma/GED; additional preference is given for Vocational, Technical, and Community Colleges or Apprentice programs
  • Machine technology educational program

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have machining experience or training

Required Qualifications-

  • Applicant must be able to interpret technical manuals, shipyard procedures, test documents, blueprints, diagrams, and perform basic layout functions
  • Individuals are required to possess their own basic hand tools
  • Must be able to work all shifts

Preferred Qualifications-

  • Individuals who have completed the Shipbuilding/Marine Advanced Manufacturing Institute (SAMI) program
  • Machine technology educational program
  • Mazak experience a plus
  • Previous experience including setup, operating, with vertical and/or horizontal turning/lathes/mills
  • Strong mathematical skills (geometry, trigonometry)


  • Must have the ability to read and interpret mechanical detail and assembly drawings, including GD&T, weld-joint symbols, and NDT requirements
  • Requires the verification of parts and parts configuration to plan requirements using various high tolerance precision measuring tools
  • Set up and program editing and operation of CNC milling and turning centers


  • Applicant must be a self-starter and will be required to work in a collaborative and team environment and meet organizational goals
  • Must be highly motivated, a self-starter, and a team player
  • Must be well organized with good problem-solving skills
  • Must possess strong mathematical, communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills
  • Strong mathematical skills in geometry and trigonometry

Physical Requirements

  • The job required climbing, color vision, crawling, kneeling, light lifting, medium lifting, pulling, pushing, reaching, stooping, and twisting.

Environmental Attributes

  • They are acids or alkalis, cold, dry, dusty, fumes, hot, inside, noise, oily, outside, and wet.

Employer’s Statement

General Dynamics Electric Boat is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

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