CNC Machinist - Level 1 (1st & 2nd Shift)

Job Title:
CNC Machinist - Level 1 (1st & 2nd Shift)
Jan 18, 2023
Entry level
Bristol, Rhode Island

Job Description

Located in Bristol, Rhode Island for nearly 50 years, Tri-Mack is a leading manufacturer of high-temperature thermoplastic components for the aerospace-defense, semiconductor, energy and medical industries. 
Our broad capabilities include collaborative engineering, tool making, injection molding, thermoplastic composite processing, multi-axis CNC machining, bonding and assembly, testing and quality control - all within a modern, environmentally controlled 60,000 sq. ft. facility. 
Our culture is based on values that promote respect, teamwork and accountability and we are committed to meeting customer requirements through our ISO 9001/AS9100 quality management system. 
Position:  CNC Machinist Level 1 (1st and 2nd shift)
This position uses Tri-Mack's CNC and manual machining equipment to produce tight tolerance parts using pre-defined programs and tools that have already been loaded into the machine. This is an entry level CNC Machinist position and it is expected that this position will work closely with more experienced team members to verify their work.
Responsibilities & Accountabilities:
  • Operate CNC machines to specifications and hold tight tolerances. 
  • Load and unload parts consistently to keep the machine on cycle and in tolerance.
  • Learn measurement techniques and accurately measure parts with some guidance.
  • Complete all documentation accurately each shift.  Properly clock in and out of work orders and record good parts/rework/scrap.
  • Work with the supervisor or team leader to troubleshoot problems. 
  • Make simple offsets after consulting team leader or supervisor. 
  • Maintain lot traceability by recording material lot numbers as required.
  • Execute preventative maintenance tasks as direct by the team leader.
  • Keep work station clean and organized.
  • Work in a manner that ensures your own safety and the safety of your co-workers. Always use correct PPE, and never run a machine without proper guarding.
  • Conduct yourself in an ethical and professional manner and always follow Tri-Mack values:  Respect, Teamwork, Integrity, Accountability and Durability
  • Adhere to all AS9100 requirements as specified in work instructions and by your supervisor.
  • All other duties assigned.

Skills & Experience

Education, Skills & Experience:
  • High School diploma or general education degree (GED) is preferred.
  • Some experience on CNC milling and/or lathes machines is helpful.
  • Understanding of blueprints is helpful.
  • Physical ability to stand, bend, sit and lift up to 40 pounds for 8 to 12 hours per day.
  • General math knowledge and ability to calculate and solve certain geometric problems.
  • Ability to use and understand all measuring tools.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Ability to show up to work on time, get along with co-workers and support others as needed.
Our Benefits:
We offer competitive salaries and generous benefits, including:
  • 4 day - 40 hour week (Fridays off)
  • $3.00 / hour 2nd shift pay differential
  • Medical, Life & Dental Insurance
  • Paid Holiday, Personal Time & Vacation
  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • Tuition Reimbursement
If you’re looking for an innovative,  values-driven company where you can put your mechanical aptitude and expertise to work, grow your career and take on ever-bigger challenges, you may just have found the place! We know our continued success is dependent upon our employees, which is why we are always on the lookout for reliable, knowledgeable and dynamic individuals with past success in a collaborative team setting, working with clear objectives and direction.