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CNC Machinist, Wyman Gordon, Worcester MA.

Wyman-Gordon, located in Worcester, MA, provides Isothermal Forgings for military and commercial turbine applications using nickel based and titanium alloys.  Full Heat Treating, Machining and Testing on site. This growing, $200 million profit center is part of a highly successful, multi-billion $ (NYSE) diversified manufacturer. Precision Castparts Corporation (PCP).

CNC Machinist

Job Summary: Set-up and operate computer numerical controlled and manual turning machines and electronic gauging equipment.  Machine a variety of forgings and dies to close tolerances. Set up and operate all other machining equipment as required.

Working Procedure:

  • Obtain job assignments, CNC Programs, tapes, blueprints, process sheets and lab release, if required, from supervisor.
  • Interpret blueprints or sketches, CNC program printouts and process sheets to determine and set-up machining as required.
  • Set-up work in machine, using hoist or hand controlled overhead crane.  May require assistance on heavier pieces.
  • Measure and mark area to be machined.
  • Set controls to operate at proper feed, speed and depth of cut.  Also, load tapes and set.  Use coolants as required.
  • Use precision measuring instruments such as electronic gauging equipment (numeriprobes), protractors, squares, verniers, gauge blocks, dial bore gauges, depth gauges, profiloneters and vidi-gauges in setting-up and machining work to required tolerances.
  • Check and record dimensional data against process sheets, blueprints or sketches or with templates, to insure that work is done to required specifications.
  • Stamp and record heat code, serial numbers or other required numbers that have been removed in the machining process.
  • May operate for lift truck or other material handling equipment to move dies, forgings, pallets, boxes and other items as required.
  • Edit computer memory as authorized to change machining process.
  • Do statistical process control (SPC) on machined parts and enter data into SPC computer and/or computer Network.

Education and Qualifications

  • Requires use of job knowledge acquired over a two year period to set up and operate all Machine Shop production machines. 
  • Trade school or work equivalent
  • Must read and interpret blueprints, sketches, and process sheets. 
  • Uses wide variety of precision measuring instruments. 
  • Must have knowledge of shop mathematics. 
  • Set up and operate tracing equipment. 
  • Be familiar with general numerical control theory and how system operates.

Special Skills and Physical Requirements:

  • May have to work in awkward, twisted positions. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. regularly
  • Required to work rotating shifts and weekends

US citizenship or permanent residency is required due to government military contracts. 

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Wyman Gordon is committed to hiring, promoting and transferring employees without regard to race, religion, color, national origin (where a person was born), sex, age, ancestry (ethnic heritage), citizenship, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, or any other reason prohibited by law. Decisions as to hiring, promoting or transferring employees should be based solely upon job-related qualifications.
As an equal opportunity employer, Wyman Gordon is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans’ Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 508-839-8004 for assistance.