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Req ID: J2258493

  • Location
    Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America
  • Category Manufacturing
  • Posted Tuesday, January 26, 2021
  • Type Full time

Job Description


This is a journeyman level machinist position where the operator can operate most or all machines in the shop.


  • Operate a wide variety of machine tool equipment such as a drill press, lathe, milling machine, CNC, and other hand and power machines.
  • Works from blueprints, sketches, production diagrams, engineering drawings and verbal instructions to fabricate a variety of machined components.
  • Makes shop calculations using handbook formulas to layout patterns and determine tooling feeds and speeds.
  • Inspects parts using precision measuring tools such as micrometers, dial indicators, and calipers.
  • Programs a variety of machines.
  • Provide work leadership to others.
  • Determines the best method for making a part, set-up machines for the job including designing and making tools and jigs, and select the proper stock
  • Monitor machine while working to adjust the feed, speed, and identify fabrication issues
  • Safety is an integral part of the Jabil environment working safe and keeping a safe work area are critical to the function of the job
  • Monitor output to ensure consistency with specifications and discard defects
  • Work with production control to allocate jobs to the machinists so that work is completed on schedule and everyone is doing their fair share of work
  • Ensure that there are sufficient resources to get work out on schedule. This includes manpower, machinery, tooling, material, etc.
  • Maintain equipment and perform preventive maintenance. Maintain records of maintenance. Arrange for outside service repair of equipment as required.
  • Train new employees if assigned.
  • Performs other job functions as assigned



  • Ability to read complex math and angles
  • Excellent manual dexterity, accuracy, and attention to detail
  • Experience in using and/or programming manual, semi-automated or automated tools and machines (lathes, grinders etc.)
  • Ability to use precision tools (e.g. calipers) to take accurate measurements
  • Ability to read blueprints, schematics, and manuals
  • Knowledge of metal properties and other material
  • Outstanding mathematical skills and analytical abilities
  • Physical stamina and strength to lift heavy items
  • Regular, reliable, and punctual attendance is an essential function of the job
  • Must be able and willing to work any shift
  • Capable of performing some heavy labor, ability to lift 50-75 lbs.
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written)


  • High School/GED or higher education preferred
  • 8+ years experience as a machinist; familiarity with CNC, Lathe, and manual machines a plus
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training, or experience.

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