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Delta Air Lines, Inc.


CNC Machinist

LocationATLANTA, Georgia 30349
Employment TypeContractor
Date Posted2022-11-22
Direct Apply
Valid Through2023-09-01
Salary$49,908 - $60,998/year

Job Description:

CNC Machinist

United States, Georgia, Atlanta

Delta Flight Products


Ref #: 18360

How you'll help us Keep Climbing (overview & key responsibilities)


Un d er t h e d irect i o n o f production m a n a g e m e n t , t h e CNC Machinistwill produce or repair precision Aircraft parts using both manual and CNC equipment, accurate measurement tools and portable coordinate measuring equipment.

  • Plans machining operation by studying work orders, engineering orthographic drawings, engineering work instructions, materials, specifications, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and machining parameters interpreting geometric Imperial, SI dimensions base on ANSI and ISO standards and tolerances (GD&T).

  • Programs mills, router and lathes by entering instructions, including zero and reference points, setting tool registers and offsets, compensation, and conditional switches, calculating requirements including basic math (geometry, and trigonometry) proving part programs.

  • Sets-up mills, Routers, lathes and grinders by installing and adjusting three- and four-jaw chucks, tools, attachments, collets, bushings, cams, gears, stops, and stock pushers. Indicating vices, machining fixtures and tramming machine heads.

  • Verifies settings and programs by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces adhering to DFP standards.

  • Maintains part specifications by observing machining operations.

  • Monitors the feed and speed of machines during the machining process, t aking measurements, detecting program error and malfunctions.

  • Troubleshooting processes, adjusting and reprogramming controls.

  • Adheres to DFP quality assurance procedures and processes specifications.

  • Maintains equipment by completing instructed preventive maintenance requirements, following manufacturer's and DFP instructions. Troubleshooting malfunctions and reporting to management any needed equipment repairs.

  • Sharpens and replaces worn tools.

  • Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs in job turnovers. Documents actions by completing production and quality logs.

  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities (offsite / off-shift training) and continuous self-improvement through trade publications.

  • Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests (cross training), exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

  • Comply with lean manufacturing principles and work with leads and supervisors to explore and implement best practices in the manufacturing process.

  • Maintains safe operations by adhering to DFP safety procedures and regulations.

    The minimum starting hourly rate for this position is $26.66 with a potential maximum hourly rate of $49.66. The ability to reach the maximum hourly rate is dependent upon several other offered premiums. The ability to reach the maximum hourly rate is dependent upon several other offered premiums. The ability to reach the maximum hourly rate is dependent upon several other offered premiums (Examples would include but not limited to - Airframe and Powerplant license, Shift differential, Station location differential, Line Maintenance differential, Skill differential).

What you need to succeed (minimum qualifications)

  • JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum/basic skills & qualifications an individual qualified for this position should possess.

  • High school diploma or equivalent, completion of vocational training or an apprenticeship will be an asset.

  • Proven experience as Machinist with formal training setting up and running Mills, Routers, Lathes, and Grinders.

  • High level of manual dexterity and detail orientation

  • Ability to use precision measuring and portable coordinate measuring equipment tools to take accurate measurements.

    · Able to manufacture aircraft interior parts and assemblies in accordance with released data.

  • Knowledge of CNC G&M Code manual input for machine controls.

  • Experience in using and/or programming manual, semi-automated or CNC automated tools and machines (lathes, grinders etc.).

  • Knowledge of the properties of metal and other material.

  • Proficient in reading and interpreting engineering drawings, schematics, engineering orders, and technical manuals. A ble to read and understand Delta, Boeing and Airbus process and material specifications

  • Proficient in math and analytical abilities (to include but not limited to Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry)

  • Good oral and written communication skills; able to read, comprehend and create written and verbal instructions in the English language

  • Work Environment

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be regularly exposed to vibration. The employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and in precarious places and is occasionally exposed to risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment can be very loud.

    Physical Demands

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand. The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls and to climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to walk; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; and talk or hear .

    The employee must regularly lift and move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

  • Where permitted by applicable law, must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire to be considered for U.S.-based job, if not currently employed by Delta Air Lines, Inc.

    • Demonstrates that privacy is a priority when handling personal data.
  • Embraces a diverse set of people, thinking and styles.

  • Consistently makes safety and security, of self and others, the priority.

What will give you a competitive edge (preferred qualifications)


Delta Air Lines, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and provides reasonable accommodation in its application process for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you are a qualified individual, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to access job openings through this site, apply for jobs through Delta’s online system, or at any point in the selection process. To request a reasonable accommodation, please click here

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