BAE Systems Machinist in York, Pennsylvania

The Machinist sets up, programs, and operates various types of machines on the manufacturing floor of the BAE Systems York, PA site. Performs all types of layout, fitting and assembly work to build or repair fixtures, templates, gauges and miscellaneous machine parts.

Job Duties

  • Receives instructions and work orders from Process Supervisor, Assistant Process Supervisor, Lead Person or Self-Directed Work Team.

  • Handles material to and from work areausing jib or overhead cranes or other material handling equipment, as required.

  • Interprets prints and sketches. Plans and determines working procedures for tool and material requirements. Makes sketches of parts and performs any layout as required.

  • Calculates and determines dimensions, tapers, indices and other data using shop formulasand handbooks.

  • On occasion may be required to tack weld parts for Welder to finish.

  • Selects and grinds tools, as required, in accordance with hardness, desired finish and other properties of parts or materials to be machined.

  • Procures and makes jibs, fixtures, or machine attachments required for the work to be machined.

  • Sets up, programs, and operates various types of machines, adjusts stops, feeds, speeds, indexing, tapering or threading attachments.

  • Machines and hand works parts to precision tolerances and required finishes.

  • Assembles, fits, aligns, levels and adjusts machinery and equipment.

  • Uses precision measuring instruments and bar optics to verify accuracy of required dimensions.

  • Uses personal computer or other data acquisition devices as required.

  • Keeps work area safe and clean.

Tools and Equipment Utilized

Various types of machine tools such as CNC machines, lathes, shapers, planers, horizontal and vertical boring mills and milling machines. Machinist hand tools and measuring instruments such as wrenches, hammers, scrapers, files, scribes, protractors, micrometers, gages, levels and squares. Various portable power tools such as drills, grinders, and also uses, ladders, platforms, blueprints and sketches. Jib and overhead cranes (radio or pendulum). Personal computers or other data acquisition devices (i.e. bar-code).

Materials Used

Government and customer furnished, purchased and plant produced parts/ subassemblies/ assemblies, wood, plastic, cutting oils, grinding compounds and other processing materials.

Minimum Education And Experience

Position requires a minimum of five (5) years experience plus either a Journeymans Card and/or an AA and/or a completed apprenticeship from a certified and accredited vocational tech institute in an applicable field (i.e. Machinist, Tool & Die Maker, etc.).

Required Skills And Education

Related experience working in a manufacturing environment.

Experience using tools including: Various types of machine tools such as CNC machines, lathes, shapers, planers, horizontal and vertical boring mills and milling machines. Machinist hand tools and measuring instruments such as wrenches, hammers, scrapers, files, scribes, protractors, micrometers, gages, levels and squares. Various portable power tools such as drills, grinders, and also uses, ladders, platforms, blueprints and sketches. Jib and overhead cranes (radio or pendulum). Personal computers or other data acquisition devices (i.e. bar-code).

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. With headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, this Platform and Services Group of BAE Systems employs nearly 11,000 professionals at more than 30 locations worldwide. Platform and Services is a global leader in the design, development, production, and service support of armored combat vehicles, major and minor caliber naval guns and missile launchers, canisters, artillery systems, and intelligent munitions. People are the greatest asset in any Company. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Machinist

York, Pennsylvania

27941BR-1000