Production Associate Senior CNC Machinist

Requisition ID:  36602
Business Unit:  MABS Kentucky (MABS Kentucky)

KY, United States, 40422

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 11,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.

Job Designation

The night shift Production Associate, Senior (CNC Machinist) performs tasks related to program editing, set-up, operation, trouble-shooting and preventive maintenance for CNC machines, furnaces, custom process machines and production support equipment.  Ensures the maintenance of a safe work environment with an ultimate goal of zero accidents.

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Accurately reads manufacturing prints, machine drawings and operator's manuals, adjusts tooling and process parameters, interprets programs and interacts with service technicians to solve problems
  • Operates material handling equipment including hoists and cranes, tow motors, pallet trucks and other miscellaneous equipment
  • Must be able to use a variety of measuring equipment and perform other tasks related to carbon brake disk manufacturing
  • Required to train other associates as required, in equipment set-up, operation and trouble-shooting along with various other manufacturing processes and procedures
  • Monitors and records data and makes adjustments as needed to achieve processing requirements
  • Performs troubleshooting while operating equipment, including performing and documenting limited preventative maintenance
  • Tracks orders and utilizing appropriate equipment, moves material to enable the production process to flow efficiently and effectively
  • Orders production and non-production materials necessary to the normal operation of the facility
  • Must be able to communicate information, as required, to all other individuals involved in normal operation of the facility
  • Responsible for observing safe work practices and maintaining a safe and clean work area
  • Subjected to dust, fillings, chips, heat and noise in the normal performance of their duties

Job Specifications

Education: A Secondary Certificate/High School Diploma or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations.

Certifications: Vocational training, apprenticeships or the equivalent experience in related field 

Years Experience: 2-5 years of relevant experience


  • Skilled in the use of hand tools including calipers, depth gages, micrometers, and other measuring equipment, and machinery
  • Detailed reading comprehension and intermediate mathematical skills to accomplish the job requirements
  • Able to correctly and accurately utilize computers and the appropriate software programs in the performance of their job responsibilities
  • Able to solve problems in situations that are atypical or infrequently occurring based on existing precedents or procedures
  • Willing to work in teams for daily production and improvement opportunities
  • Good attention to detail


Meggitt offers a Team Environment, Vacation, 401K, and an excellent benefit package.


This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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