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Seeking CNC 5-Axis Machinist/Programmer - Cape Canaveral FL








Cape Canaveral, Florida, United States


Manufacturing and Production, Mechanics - Trades - Craftsman, Military Background, Military Contractor jobs, Space




CNC 5-Axis Machinist/Programmer - Cape Canaveral FL

Full Time  Shift Work

The vision at Sidus is to make space accessible to everyone by increasing the viability of low-cost access to space. At Sidus, our whole is greater than the sum of our parts. The Sidus team is made up of highly talented individuals, each contributing their own experience, knowledge, skills, and ideas. It is our team that sets us apart from our competition and makes our mission of Bringing Space Down to Earth™ possible.  At Sidus we treat each day like it’s Day One.  We operate with a sense of urgency; we are customer obsessed, always learning, and constantly evolving. Join our team and be a part of something great!

The CNC 5-Axis Machinist/Programmer is responsible for interpreting Technical Drawings and setting up metal working processes; work holding fixtures, process steps, equipment and tooling selection.
Location; Cape Canaveral, FL 32920
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Essential Duties/Responsibilities
Interpret technical drawings and use knowledge to setup metal working processes, work holding fixtures, process steps, equipment and tooling selection.
Write programs on 2&3 - 5 axis machines using Mastercam.
Setup and prove out processes on 5 Axis CNC Mazak & Haas machines. Programmer will operate machine manually to perform non-automated functions and when automatic programming is faulty or machine malfunctions.
May fabricate dies, jigs and fixtures for work piece orientation or work holding.
Monitor CNC processes and implement proactive solutions; process improvements, line flow, quality, efficiency
Develop machine set-ups, program edits, and working with tolerances to +/- .0001”
Measurement and inspection of parts using micrometers, calipers, optical comparators, and various other inspection equipment
Other duties as assigned**

Required Skills
Ability to read CAD models and 2-D prints and update paperwork neatly, accurately, and in an organized manner
Must possess trouble-shooting skills and ability to think critically.
Must be able to work independently, but also demonstrate an ability to work productively within a team environment.
Flexible, ability to work in a fast pace constantly changing environment with tight deadlines.
Ability to work with and provide feedback to various departments and customers within the shop and externally.

Required Education and Experience
High school diploma or GED equivalent
Five (5) years’ experience in 5 (3+2-axis) CNC programming and machining using Mastercam Software
Complete working knowledge of GD&T (ANSI Y14.5) and proficient in reading/understanding part manufacturing drawings
Experience on Mazak & Haas machining centers. Experience with programming of several other CNC Milling centers and controls (Fanuc/Mazatrol/Heidenhain) a plus.
Mastery of high-speed machining and tool path optimization.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications
Although a first shift position, may require periodic 2nd shift and weekend work All candidates selected will be subject to a background investigation and drug screen
To conform to U.S. Government International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.

Physical Requirements
Prolonged period of standing and walking on hard surfaces
Repetitive movement
Requires using hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools or controls
Capable of bending, reaching and lifting objects weighing up to 35 lbs

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**This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required for the position. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice.

SIDUS SPACE is an Equal Opportunity Employer fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.