GKN Aerospace Milling/Turning Operator - 2nd Shift in United States

Milling/Turning Operator - 2nd Shift

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About The Opportunity

Job Summary:This position is responsible for machining aerospace parts to the specifications of the job assigned through the utilization of Mill/Turn machinery at GKN Aerospace Newington, LLC (GANE).

  • Shift Details:

  • 12 hour/day Weekend 2nd Shift: Fri, Sat and SunorSat, Sun and Mon: 5:00 pm – 5:00 am.

  • Work 36 hours but paid for 48 hours.

  • Two paid 15 minute breaks plus one 30 minute paid lunch break.

  • Full training offered upon hire.

  • Eligible for full benefit package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, bonus and much more!

Key Responsibilities

Core Responsibilities:

  • Operate Mill/Turn machine for the manufacturing of Rough and or Semi-finished products.

  • Conduct machine set-ups for assigned work.

  • Ensures correct use of inspection equipment, tooling, and preventive maintenance procedures.

  • Reports unusual problems to the Supervisor/Manager.

  • Capable for performing technical layouts.

  • Conducts new hire training when necessary.

  • Basic troubleshooting skills; such as identifying tooling issues.

  • Maintains a good quality track record.

  • Assisting with quality control procedures to ensure that the quality of all products meet specifications in current and subsequent operations.

  • Takes on an active role in process improvement and program development if needed.

  • Following all shop safety procedures, such as wearing appropriate personal protective equipment including clothing, steel toed footwear, hearing protection and eye protection.

  • Responsible for machining all parts including finished products.

  • All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications / Experience / Skills

Required GANE Core Competencies & Behaviors:

  • Business Understanding

  • Communication

  • Teamwork

  • Quality Advocate

  • Respect

  • Commitment

  • Proactivity

Required Specific Competencies & Skills:

  • Quality & Safety

  • Communication

  • Productivity

  • Performance

  • Dependability

  • Job Knowledge

  • Adaptability

  • Teamwork

  • Initiative

  • Innovation

Required Minimum Education:

  • High School diploma or GED; Associate’s degree in Machine Technology or Machining or additional training/certifications preferred.

Required Minimum Experience:

  • CNC Machining experience for VTL operation and controls.

  • Experience within an aerospace manufacturing environment.

  • Ability to read blueprints.

  • Familiarity with the use of measuring devices.

  • Energetic forward-thinking and creative with high ethical and work standards.

  • Self-motivated, resourceful, strong minded and committed.

  • Innovative toward all aspects of the job.

  • Flexible and capable of working in a complex environment.

Physical Requirements:

  • Minimal standing and walking (1-2hrs/day).

  • Ability to carry and lift weight up to 25lbs.

  • Bending, squatting, reaching, pushing, and pulling required (1-2hrs.day).

  • Use of hands for fine dexterity, light and strong grasping (At least 7hrs/day).

Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general level of work being performed by persons assigned to the classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required of the job.

GKN Aerospace Newington, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.