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Job Description:

Grow with us! Through training, teamwork, and exposure to challenging technical work, let Leidos show you how to accelerate your career path.

Are you an enthusiastic Machinist who would enjoy working in a vibrant and challenging research and development environment at Kirtland, AFB NM? If you have good machining and fabricating skills, are motivated, can multitask assignments, have time-management skills, are a good communicator, work well with others, and can work with minimal supervision, we want you on our team.

Some of the fun stuff on the job you will do:
- Setup and operate a variety of machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, shapers, planers, and precision grinders to make metal parts, mechanisms, tools, or machines to exact tolerances and dimensions. - Interpret- blueprints, sketches, and engineering specifications; determine sequence of operations, number of cuts required, and method of setup; use a variety of machinist's hand tools and precision measuring instruments; make standard shop computations relating to dimensions of work, tooling, feeds, and speeds; measure, mark, and scribe dimensions and reference points to lay out stock for machining; fit and assemble precision parts into mechanical equipment and determines material, parts, and equipment required. Note some machines may be computer numerically controlled (CNC.)
- Work on assignments that are moderately complex in nature where judgment is resolving problems and making routine recommendations.
- Normally receives no instruction on routine work, general instruction on new assignments. You should have some knowledge and experience, able to handle usual occurring job events. Choice of action requires more than common sense in that some training and experience is needed before knowing what to do under special circumstances. Normally thought of as having complete mastery of the job.

This is you:
- High school diploma or equivalent and more than seven years of prior relevant experience
- US Citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance within six months of hire

If you have these skills you will wow us even more:
- Certified Machinist
- Certified Vacuum Welder
- Active DOD or DOE Clearance


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