• Machinist, Assoc

    Location US-KS-Edgerton
    Posted Date 3 months ago(10/2/2018 3:40 PM)
    Requisition Number
    # of Positions Remaining
    Position Type
    Full time
    Experience (Years)
    Manufacturing/Production/Operations - All
    Security Clearance Required?
  • Overview

    Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.


    Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.

    Sets up and operates a variety of machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, shapers, planers, and precision grinders to make metal parts, mechanisms, tools, or machines to exacting tolerances and dimensions.


    • Read and interpret prints, mylars, travelers, sketches, and related technical data to determine tooling requirements, set up procedures, control settings, conformance to engineering requirements and machining methods and sequences.
    • Secures and aligns tooling, attachments, and workpiece on the machine.
    • Install, set up and remove 4th axis rotaries on machines.
    • Selects and installs cutting tools in machine. Inspects tooling for proper condition.
    • Load and download program using electronic media such as tape, disk, or through DNC.
    • Set machine controls to position spindle in relationship to workpiece and to regulate factors, such as cutting depth, speed, feed, and coolant flow.
    • Dry runs machine and monitors displays and machine operation to detect malfunctions.
    • Communicates with supervisor or programming associates to resolve program or machining problems.
    • Edits or enters commands to correct malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining.
    • Communicate, written and verbal, with co-workers and supervisors for instructions and to coordinate activities.
    • Operate machine to the highest level of efficiency.
    • Change cutting tools as needed and set up according to required machining sequence or to measure parts for conformance to print specifications, using precision measuring instruments.
    • Inspect and measure parts for conformance to specifications.
    • Follow procedures for nonconformance parts and assist with cause and corrective actions.
    • Maintain production control boards.
    • Clean and deburr parts.
    • Perform preventive maintenance as required.
    • Proper documentation to quality records, manufacturing plans, SPC charts and data collection.


    • High School education or equivalent
    • Vocational Training/Machine Tool Technology or equivalent
    • Minimum of 4 years experience.


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