NANA Regional Corporation Machinist in Livermore, California

Job Title Machinist

Auto req ID 17377BR

Full / Part Time Full-Time

Employment Type Regular

City Livermore

State California

Country United States

Job Introduction AIS Referral Program Eligible. For more information please contact Cyra Canonigo ( canonigo1@llnl.gov ).

Akima Infrastructure Services, LLC (AIS), is actively seeking individuals who can contribute to national security within the science, technology, and engineering fields as part of our supplemental labor team at vital federal research and development installations supporting the Department of Energy. AIS has an established history of contributing to the success of their customers mission. Available employment opportunities may range from administrative and logistical support to advanced technical positions.

Qualified applicants must be a US citizen, at least 18 years of age , and able to meet pre-employment requirements including any required physicals, drug screen, and/or background investigation to satisfy clearance requirements from the Department of Energy.

Successful candidates will be employees of AIS, a premier government contractor charged with employing highly-motivated and well-qualified personnel who can advance the missions of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in Livermore, CA. Though employed by AIS, the employee will take day-to-day direction from technical personnel employed directly by the research laboratories. Pay, benefits, Human Resource, and Employment Management functions are provided by AIS.

The Manufacturing Engineering Section in the Materials Engineering Division (MED) has multiple openings for Machinists. The selected candidates will work under general supervision, providing intermediate journeyman skill level manufacturing support to fabricate difficult-to-machine parts, components, and assemblies to customer requirements. The successful candidates will be assigned to MED’s Manufacturing Engineering Section with the shop assignment to be made after hire. The successful candidates will be placed on a swing shift rotation list with 18 week assignments on-and-off swing shift may be required. This position requires close technical interactions with shop planners and supervision as well as customers. The successful candidates will report to the assigned Shop Supervisor.

This position may require the Machinist have the flexibility to work overtime, shift and or weekends to accomplish goals. The successful candidate will be required to pass various on-site training modules to pursue work assignments.

Job Description

Essential Duties

  • Set up and operate all conventional and most precision and CNC machine tools to manufacture parts and assemblies.

  • Perform shop calculations utilizing knowledge of material characteristics to determine optimum feeds, speeds, and dimensions.

  • Operate related shop equipment, hand tools, and measuring instruments.

  • Identify, analyze, and resolve routine manufacturing difficulties and recommend solutions for moderately complex problems.

  • Fabricate difficult fixtures and holding devices used during manufacturing processes.

  • Perform all assignments in accordance with ES&H, Security, and business practice requirements and policies.

Marginal Duties

  • Program jobs for CNC Machining and perform job planning and or estimating functions.

Essential Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities

  • Intermediate journey level experience equivalent to completion of an apprenticeship program in the machinist trade.

  • Experience using related shop equipment, hand tools, and measuring instruments.

  • Intermediate level knowledge of ASME Y14.5M drafting standards (read and interpret blueprints) to produce parts and assemblies.

  • Intermediate level knowledge in a wide variety of materials and manufacturing processes, including some difficult to machine and exotic materials.

  • Intermediate level knowledge of CNC programming and machining.

  • Knowledge of quality and productive procedures.

  • Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication and skills.

  • Ability to comply with Safety, ES&H, Security, and business management policies and regulations.

  • Ability to become medically qualified to wear respiratory and protection equipment.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE Q clearance.

Desired Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities

  • Familiarity with QA procedures and mechanical inspection processes

  • Familiarity with LLNL manufacturing facilities and ES&H policies

  • Familiarity with the Mastercam CAD/CAM programming system

Special Requirements

Pre-employment drug test: External applicant(s) selected for this position will be required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug test.

Anticipated Clearance Level: Q (position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. In addition, all L or Q cleared employees are subject to random drug testing.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

We are Equal Opportunity Employers. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services, canonigo1@llnl.gov or 925-960-0353. The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance. Please do not use the dedicated phone number above to call on the status of your job application if you do not require accessibility assistance or an accommodation. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.

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