BAE Systems CNC Machinist - Weekend Nights in Merrimack, New Hampshire

Job Description

Please note this supports our Week End Nights Shift Working three 12 hour Nights Friday, Saturday and Sunday You will work 36 hours and be paid for 40 hours plus receive a 15% Shift Premium

Sets up and operates a variety of 5 Axis CNC (Computer Numerically Controlled) machines for the manufacture of parts requiring high volume production and diverse machining operations.


  1. Works from established programs to perform composites machining operations. Determines appropriate speeds and feeds based on equipment used.

  2. Follows set-up instructions to attach holding fixtures, and insert specified tools in tool magazine according to sequence, depth and size requirements.

  3. Troubleshoots simple programs and makes necessary edits to achieve specifications. Adjusts machine to achieve specified measurements and continuous operation as well as monitors for tool breakage and wear.

  4. Verifies first place dimensions using precision measuring instruments.

  5. May be required to fabricate simple tooling.

  6. Performs other duties and responsibilities as required.

Required Skills and Education

Requires a High School diploma or equivalent plus two (2) years general CNC machining and set-up experience. Basic computer skills required.

Preferred Skills and Education

Experience on 5 axis CNC machines preferred.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

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.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

CNC Machinist - Weekend Nights


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