Northrop Grumman Milling Machinist 2 in Rolling Meadows, Illinois

Northrop Grumman, Mission Systems is looking for a Milling Machinist located at our Rolling Meadows, IL facility. This position will support our manufacturing and engineering departments on programs that support our military personnel throughout the world.

The following are the responsibilities for this position, but not limited to:

Set up and operate plain or universal, horizontal, or vertical milling machines to perform machining operations such as compound angles and contours

Selects, mounts, and aligns various specialized machine attachments and standard or improvised tooling; plans sequence of operations, number of cuts required, and method of setup; determines, sets, and adjusts speeds, feeds, and depth of cut

ProgramsCNC milling machines for assigned work

Interprets blueprints, sketches, and engineering specifications

Uses a variety of machinist hand tools and precision measuring instruments

May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures


Basic Qualifications:

High School Diploma/GED or equivalent and 2 years additional education and/or experience in machine milling setup/operation.

Ability to read blueprints/sketches or other engineering specifications

Ability to use precision hand tools and measuring instruments

Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge of CNC programming software such as SurfCam or MasterCam.

Sheet Metal forming and/or welding experience

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