Teledyne Technologies

  • CNC Machinist 2

    Job Locations US-TX-Houston
    Requisition ID
    Company Name
    Teledyne Geophysical
    1st Shift - Day
    Citizenship/Visa Requirement
    US Citizen/Perm Resident/ Other US Person
  • Company Overview

    Teledyne is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, protected Veteran Status, genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.    

    If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please email or call (805)373-4545.  Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.  Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.  

    Position Summary and Responsibilities


    Summary Statement:

    Performs assigned duties requiring moderate skills associated with precision matching of metal and plastic parts by operating CNC machine shop equipment.


    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Utilize skills/knowledge to setup and operate CNC machines effectively.
    • Utilize working knowledge of Machine Shop health, safety, and environmental requirements.
    • Perform setup of machine shop equipment.
    • Load material into saws and/or CNC equipment.
    • Operate machine shop equipment (saws, CNC lathes, CNC mills, etc.) to produce parts efficiently.
    • Monitor equipment while running.
    • Remove parts from machines upon completion of process.
    • Perform preliminary inspection/verification of parts to ensure parts meet requirements.
    • Report problems to Machine Shop Shift Leader.
    • Perform deburr, painting, and other miscellaneous tasks associated with completing parts production.
    • Packs and moves parts as required for additional processing and/or inspection activities.
    • Perform housekeeping and clean-up tasks as required.
    • Perform all other duties requested, directed, or assigned.



    Education and Experience:

    • 3+ years of CNC machining experience (with proficiency in both Lathes and Mills) producing tight tolerance parts.
    • 1+ year(s) programming CNC equipment to produce tight tolerance parts.



    Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

    • Skilled at reading, interpreting, and understanding drawings, sketches, technical documentations and information.
    • Strong mechanical aptitude.
    • Skilled at tool selection, order of machining operations for efficiency, feed rates, etc.
    • Ability to use measurement and inspection equipment to verify parts specifications/dimensions.
    • Working knowledge of machine routine maintenance activities.
    • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret engineering documentation, technical specifications, and manufacturing documentation and drawings.
    • Ability to comprehend and apply principles of basic math, algebra, geometric tolerancing and base statistical data.
    • Proven knowledge and skills of safety/environmental measures associated with machining operations.
    • Good English communication skills.
    • Good communication skills to communicate professionally with shop personnel and management.

    Physical and Mental Demands:

    • Continuously operate machines that require the leading of materials into the machine, removal of parts from the machine, and entering/editing data in the machine. Frequently position self to perform the aforementioned activities which include moving about the machines, reaching above and below shoulder level to load and unload materials into machines. This position occasionally twists, stoops and bends to perform job duties as well as to push and pull.
    • Must be able to monitor machine operations and perform verifications of the physical attributes of machined parts. This requires close vision, depth perception, peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus.
    • Must be able to understand/interpret specifications, drawings, and instructions.
    • Frequently lifts and moves items that weigh up to 50 pounds.
    • Ability to research, comprehend and retain job related information and instructions.
    • Ability to understand, offer, and implement solutions to machining problems/challenges.
    • Ability to frequently work near moving mechanical parts and equipment.
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet requirements.
    • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide.
    • Ability to use inspection and measurement tools in the verification of part dimensions.
    • Occasionally communicates with managers and coworkers in the performance of job duties. Must be able to exchange accurate information and understand instructions and technical details.
    • Ability to read and accurately interpret information/technical details.
    • Must be able to maintain a clean and organized work area.


    Work Environment:

    • Machine Shop – Usually moderate noise level; working near moving parts; electrical and other energy sources; oils and coolants; items with sharp edges.


    Persons in this position must be a U.S. citizen or a "U.S. Person". A U.S. Person is defined as a person who is a lawful permanent resident "Green Card holder" as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1101 (a)(20) or who is a "Protected Individual" as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)



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