Manual Machinist

Job Description

Basic Function:

To operate standard machine shop equipment to construct, rebuild or repair metal parts and equipment.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Reads and interprets blueprints, drawings or specifications for assignments and performs layouts.

Sets up and operates equipment such as lathes, power mills, drills and milling machines to produce nonstandard metal parts and equipment. Determines and prepares any jigs or special attachments as
needed.

Uses micrometers, vernier calipers and other precision measuring tools to ensure products meet in-process and final tolerances.

Positions and secures work piece in holding device and uses hand tools such as files, scrapers and wrenches to fit and assemble parts to assemblies and mechanisms.

Maintains mechanical equipment, machine shop equipment and tools within work area.

Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills and Education

Six years of experience with manual mills and lathes.

Must be able to read blueprints

Preferred Skills and Education

Able to operate brake press and punch is preferred.

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit www.baesystems.com and follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/baesystemsintel.


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