Website Precision Castparts Corporation

Job Highlights

Title Machinist
Type Full Time (night shift)
Experience 2-4 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Arlington, TX, United States
Company Precision Castparts Corporation

Company Profile

Precision Castparts is a market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, forged components, aerostructures, and highly engineered, critical fasteners for aerospace applications. The company also produces airfoil castings for the industrial gas turbine market.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Machinist who will operate 2-5 axis CNC machine cells as well as standalone machines, which requires basic machine setup including preparing and setting up fixtures and cutting tools, as well as loading and adjusting CNC programs and offsets.

Ability to use more advanced quality inspection tools and techniques such as height and air gauges and bench inspection.

Basic competencies in print reading and common CNC G and M codes.

Education Level

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Machinist Certificate (strongly preferred)

Work Experience

  • 2-4 years of experience


  • Work Order Interaction-
  • Job Order Documentation
  • Lot traceability
  • DPR, etc.
  • Tools – General and Inspection-
  • Hand Tools (Wrenches etc.)
  • Calipers
  • Micrometers
  • Optical Comparator
  • Indicator and Edge Finder
  • Height Gauge
  • Bore Gauge
  • Equipment and Area Maintenance-
  • Coolant Level
  • Oil and Lubes
  • Cleanliness/Organization (6S)
  • Equipment Setup-Technique
  • Machine Setup (Loading Fixture, Tools and Program)
  • Machine Setup (Setting Work and Tool Offsets)
  • Machine Operation-
  • Part Loading
  • Machine Control (Distance to Go, Feed Override, etc.)
  • Machine Safety (LOTO, etc.)
  • Adjusting Offsets
  • Machinist Related Cross Training-
  • Operate Lathe/Mill
  • Deburr and Edge-Breaking
  • Operate Horizontal 2X
  • Set up Vertical 3X
  • Set up Horizontal 2X
  • Part Protection-
  • Part Handling
  • Chip Clearing
  • Manage Tool Wear
  • Stop and Start Program Correctly
  • Productivity and Quality-
  • Basic Print Reading
  • Meets Production Goals
  • Read and Fill Check Sheets
  • In Process Inspection (FAI, Buy Off, etc.)
  • Moderate Complexity Bench Inspection
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Ability to learn
  • Ability to read and verify manufacturing order documentation
  • Basic shop math
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Machinist – Level 1 competencies
  • Familiarity with hand measuring tools such as calipers, micrometers, height gauges, air gauges, bore gauges, etc.
  • Punctuality
  • Read and understand written work
  • Read basic technical documentation and drawings after receiving training

Working Conditions

  • Daily duties may require an extended duration of walking.
  • Daily duties may require sitting, standing, bending, squatting, reaching, pushing, pulling, operating, and manipulating hand tools.
  • Exposed to a Manufacturing setting with heavy machinery.
  • May be required to move items up to 35 pounds.

Employer’s Statement

Precision Castparts is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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