CNC Machinist

In support of our client, a leading producer and distributor of premium specialty alloys, ResourceTek is seeking an Additive Manufacturing Machinist to join our team in the Tanner, Alabama area.


Additive Manufacturing Machinist Primary Duties

    • Operates all equipment in the department with little to no supervision and understands all testing procedures and guidelines.
    • Perform the machining of test specimens and parts.
    • Program, set up, and operate CNC and other mills and lathes to prepare finished test specimens.
    • Machine samples into reference standards according to supplied blueprints or drawings and document all information on appropriate forms.
    • Manufacture, maintain, or machine jigs, fixtures, or any parts that are needed.
    • Calibrate the movements on the milling machines and electric discharge machine (EDM), the surface roughness indicators, and the micrometer sets.
    • Aid with hardness testing as needed. Makes recommendations to improve processes in the department. Understand all backlogs, what they mean and their impact.
    • Identify highest priority work and adjust work schedule accordingly. Inform supervision of all out-of-calibration conditions (as found).
    • Perform all other duties and special projects as assigned.

Additive Manufacturing Machinist Requirements:

    • High school diploma with a two-year associate degree, or demonstrated equivalent experience as determined by department management
    • Two or more years of related experience or equivalent as determined by department management.
    • Proficiency in 5-axis mill machining
    • Proficiency in Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) software.
    • Understanding engineering drawings and Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).
    • Knowledge of CNC programming (NC Programming and G Code)
    • Specialized knowledge of machine shop theory and procedures.
    • Specialized knowledge of shop mathematics, machinability of materials, and layout techniques.
    • Working knowledge of reference calibration standards and electrodes.
    • Has or is working toward Machinist papers.
    • Familiarity with additive manufacturing equipment helpful but not required.
    • Familiarity with heat treatment equipment helpful but not required.


Additive Manufacturing Machinist Required Skills:

  • Good attitude and a team player
  • Proactive problem solver
  • Proficiency in 5-axis mill machining
  • Proficiency in Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) Software
  • Able to design fixtures for complex parts
  • Able to collaborate with technicians and engineers from various disciplines
  • Excited to take on challenging projects and manage them with limited supervision
  • Comfortable with getting a new part to program and machine on a weekly basis


Additive Manufacturing Machinist Desired Skills:

  • Has worked in an AS9100, NADCAP, and or ITAR certified production facility
  • Proficient with Mazak Variaxis Mills
  • Experience with machining of additively manufactured parts
  • Experience with machining near net shape parts such as castings
  • Experience with Lean manufacturing
  • Experience with Six Sigma
  • 5 Axis CNC machine experience


Company offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including life, medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, 401k with company contributions as well as many other options to employees. Equal Opportunity Employer.

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RESOURCETEK provides technical staff augmentation, professional recruitment and support services to our partner clients in industry and government. RESOURCETEK has proven experience in providing the highest qualified technical talent in the areas of Engineering, Design, Construction Project Management, Information Technology and other Technical Disciplines.

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