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PDS Tech Inc Machinist - 4/5 Axis Milling Machines in Santa Fe Springs, California

PDS TECH is looking for a CNC Milling Machinist-4/5 Axis for an Aerospace client in Santa Fe Springs.



The position of Machinist-4/5 Axis is responsible for the operation, set-up & utilization of the 4/5-Axis milling machines as well as other processes used.

This is a night shift position, 4:00pm - 2:15am

We are looking for candidates that have worked on critical, large, close-tolerance, flight hardware in the aerospace industry.


  1. Inspect manufactured components for conformance to specifications

  2. Ability to set up and operate CNC Milling Machines, including but not limited to 4 and 5-Axis

  3. Support for programming, ensuring proper use of programs & tools

  4. Ability to work from travelers, blueprints, set up sheets, drawings and/or verbal instructions as well as limited judgment and experience to plan and accomplish goals.

  5. Able to use appropriate measuring devices, such as calipers, micrometers, height gages, plug gages, etc.


  1. Able to understand complex machining theory and strategy

  2. Ability to manage and prioritize a high number of set-ups and short run jobs

  3. Able to understand and interrogate complex mechanical drawings and tolerances

  4. Ability to use common machine shop hand and measurement tools

  5. Ability to set-up and run multiple CNC Machines in a fast-paced environment

  6. Fixture design, fabrication, and manual machining experience is a plus

  7. Ability to read, write and speak effectively in English

  8. Understand and follow Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance standard (GD&T)

  9. Strong math skills required

  10. Aerospace manufacturing experience: (10 yrs. minimum experience)

  11. Prior experience in an aerospace prototype/ job shop environment preferred

  12. Self-motivation, able to accomplish high level of work

  13. Team player, actively participating in continuous improvement projects with coworkers.

  14. Demonstrate high skill level with the desire for continuous learning

  15. Experience working in AS9100 and ISO environment

  16. Ability to troubleshoot and edit programs

  17. Must own tools appropriate to the job being performed

For Immediate consideration please send your resume to Bill Weaver at wweaver@pdstech.com

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.