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Principal Machinist

Carrollton, TX 75006

Posted: 05/08/2023 Employment Type: Direct Hire Job Number: 27262

Job Description

Position Title: Principal Machinist

Position Description: Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in Carrollton, TX for an experienced Principal Machinist

Job Responsibilities:
  • Oversee production of hardware
  • Ensure that all production processes meet aerospace quality standards
  • Be familiar with manual and CNC machining processes
  • Conduct standard reductive machining of metals (turning, milling, drilling operations)
  • Conduct standard sheet metal working operations
  • Be familiar with other manufacturing operations (EDM, waterjet, electroplating, heat treating, etc)
  • Be familiar with common weld and fastening processes
  • Interpret engineering drawings and provide feedback to improve designs
  • Ensure all safety protocols are followed
  • Manage inventory of raw materials and tools
  • Train employees on operations and safety topics
Job Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or GED certificate
  • 5+ years of direct experience in a manufacturing shop
  • Experience with Aerospace or Space development
  • Understanding of and ability to complete manufacturing operations
  • Working understanding of tolerance, GD&T (ASME Y14.5), and design for manufacturability
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Power Point, OneNote)
  • Strong work ethic and ability to thrive in a fast-paced R&D environment
  • Self-motivated with strong organizational, written, and oral communication skills
  • Focus on safety, reliability, innovation, efficiency, and teamwork
  • Ability to earn trust, maintain positive and professional relationships
  • Physical dexterity
Preferred Qualifications:
  • 10+ years of professional experience inside a machine shop
  • Expert understanding of manufacturing processes (welding, machining, heat treating)
  • Expert understanding of tolerance, GD&T (ASME Y14.5), and design for manufacturability
  • CMM setup and operation
  • General system level knowledge of mechanical and testing propulsion hardware
  • Active or Previous Security Clearance
Job Details:
  • Direct Hire
  • Salary Range: $90-105k

Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salaries, 2 insurance plans (100% paid for employee only - HDHP plan, and a buy-up POS plan), education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.


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