CNC Turning Machinist - 2nd Shift

EDAC Technologies
Oct 06, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
EDAC Cheshire Facility

EDAC Technologies in Cheshire, CT has been serving the aerospace, turbine engine and industrial gas turbine markets for over 60 years. We specializes in the design & manufacture of precision, complex machined aerospace & IGT components, fixtures, tools, and composite molds and other close tolerance products.

We create optimized solutions to the design and manufacturing problems of our customers which will deliver overall time and cost savings. Our dedicated in-house staff of Design Engineers has the experience and infrastructure necessary to take a project from concept to completion with total efficiency.

Recognized as the preeminent supplier for complex parts including:

* Turbine Cases •Rotating Knife Edge Seals

* Split Cases •Compressor Cases

* Housings •Stator Assemblies

* Sync Rings •Shrouds & Segments

* Fan Case Assemblies •Cowl Supports

Manufactured from high temperature alloys including:

* IN 100 •Waspaloy

* Inconel •Titanium

* Stainless Steel Alloys •Aluminum

CNC Turning Machinist- 2nd Shift


We are looking for an experienced person who will be responsible for setting up and operating numerically controlled Horizontal or Vertical lathes to perform difficult machining operations on parts that are 10 to 54 or 60 to 120 inches in diameter; such as turning, boring, drilling, facing of castings, forgings, and in-process production with jet engine components for aerospace industry.

Duties & Responsibilities:

* Must be able to read process sheets, blueprints and sketches of parts to determine machining to be done, dimensional specifications, set up, and operating requirements.

* Install and preset tooling to align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments accessories, and material on machines

* May set tools before positioning them in lathe, using precision gauges and instruments.

* Set up and operate another machine tool during automatically controlled machining cycles.

* Depresses buttons, toggles, or sets tape and starts machining operation.

* Observes numerical displays on control panel and compares with data on process sheet to verify dimensional adjustments, feed rates, and speeds of machining cuts.

* Inspects first-run piece and spot-checks succeeding pieces for conformance to specifications, using micrometers, swing gauges and precision dial gauges.

* Studies job packet and organizes materials for next run during automatically controlled cycles to shorten changeover time.

* Documents the required in-process inspection dimensions

* Inspects and measures parts to maintain statistical process control charts.

* May machine non-metallic materials.


* Must have a High School Diploma or GED or equivalent work experience

* Must have 2 to 4 years of trade school, vocational education, work experience and/or apprenticeship.

* Must have specialized experience with particular material, product, level of precision, machining process, or size, type or trade name of lathe.

* Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.


EDAC Technologies is a global leader in the development and production of engineered materials, components and assemblies used in a variety of complex aircraft engine and airframe applications. EDAC's additional offerings include aircraft engine component MRO, laser and EB welding services, the design and manufacture of high-precision molds, fixtures and GSE support tooling and the design and build of machine tools and spindles. EDAC operates 5 facilities, with locations in CT and MA. With a robust operations footprint and a diverse mix of manufacturing capabilities, EDAC Technologies is uniquely positioned in the Aerospace and Industrial manufacturing industries.

EDAC Technologies, LLC, is an equal opportunity employer. We conform to all the laws, statutes, and regulations concerning equal employment opportunities and affirmative action. We strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to all of our job openings. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information & Testing, Family & Medical Leave, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity or Expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We prohibit Retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint or otherwise oppose discrimination