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Textron Machine Opr B-CNC Extrusion- 2nd shift in Wichita, Kansas

Machine Opr B-CNC Extrusion- 2nd shift

Textron Aviation has been inspiring the journey of flight for nine decades through the iconic and beloved Cessna and Beechcraft brands. We are passionate advocates of aviation, empowering people with the freedom of flight. As you join our legacy as a global leader in private aviation, you’ll have opportunities to try new fields, expand your skills and knowledge, stretch your abilities, and build your career. We provide a competitive and extensive total rewards package that includes pay and innovative benefits to support you and your family members – now and in the future, beginning day one. Your success is our success.


Job Summary:

To set up and operate CNC machines to fabricate aircraft parts from extrusions.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Sets up and operates CNC machines to fabricate aircraft parts from extrusions.

o Review set-up sheet, secure vise jaws/holding fixtures to machine bed, and load required cutting tools.

o Observe machine operations for proper functioning. Edits programs when necessary to correctly fabricate parts.

  • Requires frequent contact with Manufacturing Engineering to coordinate machine operations on tool proving and production parts.

  • Uses hand tools such as wrenches, hammers, and precision measuring instruments such as scale, protractors, calipers, and micrometers.

  • Responsible only for own work.

  • Performs other related duties as required.



Requires a high school diploma, an equivalent certificate, or a bronze level WorkKeys certification. Requires the use of blueprints and precision measuring instruments. Must be able to edit programs as necessary.


One to three years sheet metal fabrication or related experience including six months orientation on CNC and/or NC machine operations.

Working Conditions:

Typical shop conditions.

This role is eligible for a $4,000 (pre-tax) sign-on bonus. Terms & conditions apply. The Company reserves the right to amend or suspend this program at any time.

Kansas Tax Credit:

Join Textron Aviation’s Kansas team and you may be eligible for a $5,000 state of Kansas Aviation tax credit for up to five years. Visit https://www.aircapitaloftheworld.com/taxcredits for more information on the tax credit.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Recruiting Company: Textron Aviation
Primary Location: US-Kansas-Wichita
Job Function: Manufacturing
Schedule: Full-time
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Second Shift
Job Posting: 02/06/2024, 11:36:42 AM
Job Number: 321284