CNC Machinists in McKinney, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 3/19/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    McKinney, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $25.0 - $29.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

A large military defense company in the McKinney, Texas area is currently seeking CNC Machinists for a long-term contract.

Must have experience setting up and running manual mills, vertical machining centers and lathes to include:

  • Ability to plan, program, machine, deburr and inspect parts in a rapid response environment
  • Ability to plan and build holding fixtures for hog-outs and castings
  • Skilled in correct selection of cutting tools, feeds and speeds for machining of aluminum and various stainless steels
  • Must be skilled in the use of various manual inspection tools including Brown & Sharpe MicroHite
  • Communicate plans and issues to other shifts, Methods & Tooling personnel, and Engineers
  • Determine and load axis and fixture offsets
  • Input of tool length and diameter offsets
  • Maintain process control through in-process adjustments and inspections
  • Analysis of CMM inspection results to make final machine adjustments


  • Experience running critical tolerance parts
  • Thorough knowledge of N/C programming and editing for Fanuc controls
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Must be able to routinely lift and handle up to 28 pounds
  • Effective communication skills
  • Strong experience in the use of Virtual Gibbs, MasterCam or other programming packages for 3 and 4 axis vertical machines is desired
  • Experience using Renishaw probes and macros for machine set up and tool compensation is desired
  • Positive, proactive attitude and work approach
  • Effective time management skills to support multi-tasking and deburr associated with position
  • Ability to adapt to changing product requirements
  • In-depth knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing and engineering drawings

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer