Turning Center Lathe Programmer/Machinist

SIDUS SPACE, Inc. | Cape Canaveral, FL

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Posted Date 2/16/2024
Description Day Shift

Pay range forSenior Lathe Programmer/Machinist level: $35 to $50 per hour

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™.

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!

Job Summary

The Turning Center Lathe Programmer/Machinist is responsible for program/set up of CNC lathes. This position is Day Shift and expected to be 100% onsite.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Set-up and operate Okuma CNC Lathes with live tooling and sub-spindle.
  • Program CNC Lathes with sub-spindle and live tooling, IGF capable (Master-Cam a plus)
  • Machine parts to prints and CAD models
  • Perform prescribed preventive maintenance on machines as required per PM schedules
  • Maintain high level of quality as identified by customer requirements
Required Skills
  • Possess basic math skills and have the ability to use a variety of hand tools, machine tools and precision measuring instruments.
  • Proficient at blueprint reading and understanding of geometric dimensioning & tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Ability to select proper tooling to manufacture complex details
  • Must be self-motivated, organized, and able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Possess strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to organize and prioritize a rapidly changing set of objectives.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to remain flexible with working schedules, to include overtime, evenings, and weekends as needed is an essential requirement of the position
  • Have worked on a fast paced and low-volume - high mix environment
  • Work with speed, accuracy, and maintain a sense of urgency
  • Ability to mentor junior machinists
Required Education and Experience
  • High School Diploma Required/ G.E.D Equivalent
  • Seven (7) plus years progressive experience in a manufacturing machining environment
  • Programming experience of seven (7) years with CNC Lathes
  • Possess strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Experience with inspecting parts using micrometers, calipers, optical comparators, and various other inspection equipment
  • Experience troubleshooting machining issues with various types of CNC lathes
  • Experience machining of tight tolerance parts is a requirement for this position
Physical Requirements
  • Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds
Travel Requirement

Able to travel <10% of the time

This position is for the 1st shift generally working 6:00am to 2:30pm or 7:00am to 3:30pm.

Total Rewards and Perks:

At Sidus Space, we ask a lot of our team members, which is why we give so much in return. In addition to a competitive salary, a Best-in-Class benefit program with a generous employer paid portion as well as a matching 401(k) on Day ONE, we offer a lot of perks, including:

  • Jeans every day
  • Regular onsite food trucks
  • 5 free company t-shirts for Manufacturing Staff or credit to the Company Store
  • Paid Time Off - Up to 4 weeks of vacation, 5 sick days, and 11 paid holidays - 5 of which can be floated
  • Adjustable stand-up desks
  • Employee referral bonus program
  • Educational assistance and professional training opportunities
  • Company golf outings and other social events
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
  • All candidates selected will be subject to background investigation and drug screen
  • To conform to Export Control Requirement under U.S. Government International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S Person (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.
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily and, if requested, reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of their job, absent undue hardship.
SIDUS SPACE is an Equal Opportunity Employer fostering a respectful work culture 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. For more information on "EEO Is the Law," please visit https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

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