Machinist Prototype with Security Clearance

BAE Systems
Westminster, Colorado
Apr 01, 2024
Apr 11, 2024
Position Type
Skilled Trade / Labor
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Job Description US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED At the Manufacturing Center (AMC) in Westminster, CO, we develop and manufacture state of the art tactical technologies including stealth antennas, electronic warfare platforms, electro-optical laser imaging, and phased arrays. Technological developments are driving rapid expansion of our manufacturing capabilities to support growing customer demands. If you'd like to join our growing manufacturing operations team in a mission to help the warfighter, this could be an ideal role for you! In this role, you will machine prototype parts that go into state-of-the-art military, space, and tactical equipment. The role is hands-on, technically challenging, and allows you to contribute to impactful projects with exciting missions. Working alongside highly skilled people including engineers and technicians where there is space to learn and grow. This position will lead and support the machine shop working primarily with 3-Axis Mills on aluminum, composites, and high temperature alloys. The Operations Strategic Capabilities Unit plays a fundamental role in enabling efficient business and program execution - from strategic capital investments, industrial operations and an efficient supply chain, to state-of-the-art manufacturing and test operations and top-notch facilities management. What You'll Do: Support all machining operations in a prototype environment.
Apply advanced knowledge and skills in area of machining. May adapt procedures, techniques, tools, materials, and/or equipment to meet special needs. Substantial level of competencies in one or more areas of specialization.
Setup and operate vertical milling machines to mill, drill, bore, precision parts with basic setups to (less than 0.001) tolerances.
Capable of using programming software (Master CAM) to support the operation of CNC machines.
Design and fabricate basic holding fixtures.
Make suggestions relating to the machining, fabrication, and assembly to perform the most intricate machining and assemblies.
Remain flexible to support machine shop execution for critical programs.
Use basic inspection equipment to check parts per ANSI Y14.5.
Review and interpret electronic build documents for machining requirements.
Maintain required electronic build records and process logs, records, and reports in accordance with company policies/procedures and government regulations.
May make suggestions relating to the machining and fabrication of intricate complex hardware.
May develop feed and speed information for new materials and new types of cutting tools.
Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Capabilities Units and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
Perform other duties as necessary. On-Site Work Environment: This position requires regular in-person engagement by working on-site five days each normally scheduled week in the primary work location. Travel and local commute between company campuses and other possible non-company locations may be required. Working Conditions:
Work is performed in an office environment, laboratory, cleanroom, or production floor. Hourly Rate: $28.13 - $37.98
Required Education, Experience, & Skills High School Diploma or equivalent and 6 or more years of related experience or a two-year technical degree and 4 or more years' experience.
Each higher-level related degree, i.e., Bachelor's or Master's, may substitute for two years of related experience. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
A DoD Interim Secret clearance will be required to start work and required to be maintained to continue work. Higher level clearance or access with Polygraph is not required to be eligible for this position. However, the applicant must be willing and eligible for submission, depending on program requirements, after an offer is accepted and must be able to maintain the applicable clearance/access. Ability to function in a team environment interfacing effectively with both customers and teammates from different disciplines. Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills 6 years or more experience with machine shop equipment including 2 axis CNC milling machines and tool room lathe preferred. Pay Information
Full-Time Salary Range: $58500 - $79000 Please note: This range is based on our market pay structures. However, individual salaries are determined by a variety of factors including, but not limited to: business considerations, local market conditions, and internal equity, as well as candidate qualifications, such as skills, education, and experience. Employee Benefits: At BAE Systems, we support our employees in all aspects of their life, including their health and financial well-being. Regular employees scheduled to work 20+ hours per week are offered: health, dental, and vision insurance; health savings accounts; a 401(k) savings plan; disability coverage; and life and accident insurance. We also have an employee assistance program, a legal plan, and other perks including discounts on things like home, auto, and pet insurance. Our leave programs include paid time off, paid holidays, as well as other types of leave, including paid parental, military, bereavement, and any applicable federal and state sick leave. Employees may participate in the company recognition program to receive monetary or non-monetary recognition awards. Other incentives may be available based on position level and/or job specifics. About BAE Systems Space & Mission Systems BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, Space & Mission Systems is a leading provider of national defense and civil space applications, advanced remote sensing, scientific and tactical systems for the U.S. Intelligence, Department of Defense and scientific communities. We continually pioneer ways to innovate spacecraft, mission payloads, optical systems, and other defense and civil capabilities. Powered by endlessly curious people with an unwavering mission focus, we continually discover ways to enable our customers to perform beyond expectation and protect what matters most.