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Bombardier Flight Test Machinist in Wichita, Kansas

Flight Test Machinist - WIC05435



At Bombardier, our employees work together to evolve mobility worldwide - one good idea at a time. If you have a good idea, we’ll provide the environment where it will thrive and grow into a great product or customer experience. Your ideas are our fuel.

In your role, you will:

  • Adhere to General Work Requirements

  • Verify quantity and material type are correct and all prior inspection points have been stamped

  • Verify all engineering and shop documents have been obtained to perform the necessary work order

  • Assist with planning machining procedures and set-up machine and part(s)

  • Set-up and/or verify cutting tools per machine requirements

  • Perform a variety of machining operations, for example, boring, drilling, milling, tapping, and threading on raw material to produce machined part(s) to tolerances and dimensions in accordance with engineering specifications

  • Monitor feeds, spindle speeds, and tool wear during machining process and make adjustments to equipment, tools, and/or part(s) as required

  • Finish machined part(s) using various hand tools

  • Verify part is within specified tolerances and dimensions per engineering specifications and make further adjustments as required

  • Maintain existing documents, shop aid tools, and blueprints for applicable machines and equipment

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to deburr, cut, polish, blend, and smooth the surfaces of machined parts using a variety of hand tools, for example, grinders, deburring tools, drill, and files

  • Basic knowledge of properties of mild steel, stainless steel, titanium and aluminum applicable to part fabrication

  • Ability to operate machining equipment including both mills and lathes

  • Perform a variety of manual and CNC machining operations, for example, turning, boring, drilling, milling, tapping, and threading on raw material to produce machined part(s) to tolerances and dimensions in accordance with engineering specifications

  • Ability to build shop aid tools to further enhance machining operation for applicable equipment


As our ideal candidate,

  • Minimum of 3 years diversified machine shop experience and/or equivalent technical training or course work in machining or a related field

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering documents

  • Ability to calculate dimensional information for machining/machined parts

  • Ability to operate and interpret a variety of precision measurement instruments, for example, micrometers, calipers, and dial indicators

  • Ability to use simple or compound sine tools

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted. Please continue to monitor our website and apply for additional positions for which you are qualified and may be of interest to you.

Your ideas move people.

Job Production/Assembly/Maintenance

Primary Location US-KS-Wichita

Zip Code US: 67209

Organization Aerospace

Schedule Full-time

Employee Status Regular

Job Posting 22.11.2022, 1:03:47 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: WIC05435