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Light Industrial/Manufacturing

CNC Machinist  Portsmouth, VA  Posted: 5/25/2023
Job Description

Job ID#:


Job Category:

Light Industrial/Manufacturing

Position Type:

Associate - W2



We have an outstanding career opportunity for a CNC Machinist to join a leading Company located in the Portsmouth, VA surrounding area.

**US Citizenship is required.**

The CNC Machinist will set up and operate manually controlled machines in skilled precision and bench work in the fabrication, maintenance, repair, and alteration of machinery, machine parts, tools, and equipment. 

  • Use precision tools, machinery, and equipment such as a lathe, manual milling machine, drill press, hydraulic press, band saw, and a variety of cutting tools and equipment 
  • Fabricate and shape parts such as tools and machine parts out of metal 
  • Properly and safely select, align, secure, and remove holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials onto machines 
  • Recognize, deploy, and properly use inserts, fixtures, and tooling 
  • Studies applicable drawings and prints of work to be performed and follows instructions 
  • Must be able to determine the proper tools required to perform given tasks 
  • Operates and utilizes lifting aids as necessary to perform work 
  • Use gauges and measuring instruments to meet tolerance requirements 
  • Perform daily, regular cleaning and light maintenance tasks on machinery and equipment 
  • Ability to track parts and jobs in JobBOSS and Travelers
  • Perform all tasks in a safe and responsible manner while maintaining a safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations 
  • Work overtime as needed on evenings and/or weekends 
  • Communicates with others to coordinate work in the plant
  • Other duties as assigned 

Basic Hiring Criteria:
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years of related experience is preferred

Desired Qualifications:
  • Lathes, Grinders, Boring Mills, Planers, Portable Tools 
  • Turn, Drill, Tap, Bore, Hone, and Polish machine processes 
  • Large-part machining experience preferred
  • Ship propeller shafting, ship steering gear, etc
  • In-place machining experience is desired 
  • Forklift and Crane experience preferred 
  • Language skills - effectively communicate and understand job instructions both verbal and written 
  • Ability to effectively interpret and translate instructions to other employees in a professional and respectful manner 
  • Ability and willingness to learn
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to interpret a wide variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables
  • A strong, proven interest in engineering and mechanical systems
  • Read blueprints and measuring tools
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical computations
  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations

Job Requirements

Minimum Security Clearance:

No Clearance


TAD PGS, Inc. is a Global Fortune 500 company with worldwide revenue of over $27 billion and more than 50 years of government contracting experience. We specialize in supporting U.S. Government Agencies and their prime vendors by delivering a full range of recruitment and workforce solutions. As part of the Adecco family, we have access to over 2.5 million active candidates supporting hundreds of locations across North America. On any given day, we have more than 70,000 professionals working at client sites across the United States.

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