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Instrument Machinist

Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Batavia, IL 60510
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    117245319


Job Description

Open Date: January 17, 2020

Close Date: February 17, 2020

We Are:

Fermilab is America's premier laboratory for particle physics and accelerator research, funded by the U.S. Department of Energy. We support discovery science experiments in Illinois and at locations around the world, including deep underground mines in South Dakota and Canada, mountaintops in Arizona and Chile, and the South Pole.

We are strategic risk takers, innovators, and collaborators. We are engineers, scientists, technicians, administrative professionals. We are 1,800 employees advancing knowledge for the benefit of humankind. Fermilab has been at the forefront of particle physics for more than 40 years. We build world-leading accelerators and detectors to conduct some of the most advanced particle physics experiments possible. We collect and analyze the data from those experiments with some of the most powerful computers in the world. We conduct this research on a 6,800-acre prairie, 35 miles outside Chicago, a treasure that has been designated a National Environmental Research Park.

Fermilab's Technical Division (TD) is seeking an Instrument Machinist. Under general supervision, responsible for providing machining services.

You Will
  • Clarifies details of work to be done with supervisor/customer and plans machining sequences to produce pieces from blueprints, sketches or verbal instructions.
  • Sets up and operates all conventional and semi-automatic machining equipment to produce parts required within acceptable design tolerances at an acceptable cost, occasionally holding tolerances of +/- .0005 inches, applying an operational knowledge of CNC machines on which work assignments may be made, as needed.
  • Abides by and is responsible for performing all duties as assigned and in accordance with all environmental, health and safety regulations and practices pertinent to this position.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

We Are Looking For
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent).
  • Four (4) years apprentice and six (6) years of shop experience after completion of apprenticeship or the equivalent of ten (10) years tool room, research and development, or job shop experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to provide high-quality machining services by operating all conventional and semi-automatic machine tools and hold tolerances to +/- 0.0005 inches.
  • Experience with manual machining techniques including mills, lathes, surface grinders, and material cutting saws.
  • Skilled in manual machining including various metals and shapes such as stainless steels, mild steels, aluminum, and titanium.
  • Demonstrated ability to read and understand blueprints.
  • Demonstrated ability to plan machining sequences to produce pieces from blueprints, sketches and/or verbal instructions, and to clarify details of work to be performed with supervisor and/or customer.
  • Demonstrated ability to read, write and verbally communicate in English.
  • Basic computer skills for use of electronic mail and electronic timekeeping.
  • Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing standards.
  • Knowledge of CNC programming, helpful

Relocation is not available for this position.

Physical Activity and Work Conditions

Human Factors: Heavy Lifting, Mental Concentration, Sitting, Standing, Tight Work Schedule, Repetitive Motion, Visually Demanding
  • Ability to lift to 50 pounds is required.
  • Ability to work at heights up to 10-feet is required.
  • Ability to work on stairs, ladders, man lifts and to stand for up to 4-hours per day is required.
  • Ability to work in confined spaces is required.
  • Occasionally work outdoors.
  • Occasionally work in hot environments.
  • Ability to legally operate cars and light trucks is required.

Physical Factors: High Voltage and Oxygen Deficiency Hazard
  • Ability to meet Oxygen Deficiency Hazard (ODH), tunnel entry, Underground, and radiation worker requirements is required.
  • Ability to work with epoxies, solvents, glues, and other chemicals is required.

Chemical Factors: Chemicals, Solvent Dust, Epoxies, Fumes, Pesticides, Welding, Combustion

Personal Protective Equipment: Eye/Face Protection, Foot Protection, Hand Protection, Hearing Protection, Respirators.

Diverse people. Diverse jobs. Great science.
Fermilab is America's particle physics and accelerator laboratory.
Fermilab is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans are encouraged to apply.

PI117245319

<br/><br/><b>Job Description</b> <br><br><strong>Open Date: January 17, 2020</strong><br><br><strong>Close Date: February 17, 2020</strong><br><br><strong>We Are:</strong><br><br>Fermilab is America's premier laboratory for particle physics and accelerator research, funded by the U.S. Department of Energy. We support discovery science experiments in Illinois and at locations around the world, including deep underground mines in South Dakota and Canada, mountaintops in Arizona and Chile, and the South Pole.<br><br>We are strategic risk takers, innovators, and collaborators. We are engineers, scientists, technicians, administrative professionals. We are 1,800 employees advancing knowledge for the benefit of humankind. Fermilab has been at the forefront of particle physics for more than 40 years. We build world-leading accelerators and detectors to conduct some of the most advanced particle physics experiments possible. We collect and analyze the data from those experiments with some of the most powerful computers in the world. We conduct this research on a 6,800-acre prairie, 35 miles outside Chicago, a treasure that has been designated a National Environmental Research Park.<br><br>Fermilab's Technical Division (TD) is seeking an <strong>Instrument Machinist.</strong> Under general supervision, responsible for providing machining services.<br><br><strong>You Will</strong><br> <ul> <li>Clarifies details of work to be done with supervisor/customer and plans machining sequences to produce pieces from blueprints, sketches or verbal instructions. </li> <li>Sets up and operates all conventional and semi-automatic machining equipment to produce parts required within acceptable design tolerances at an acceptable cost, occasionally holding tolerances of +/- .0005 inches, applying an operational knowledge of CNC machines on which work assignments may be made, as needed. </li> <li>Abides by and is responsible for performing all duties as assigned and in accordance with all environmental, health and safety regulations and practices pertinent to this position.</li> <li>Performs other duties as assigned.</li> </ul> <br><strong>We Are Looking For</strong><br> <ul> <li>High School Diploma (or equivalent).</li> <li>Four (4) years apprentice and six (6) years of shop experience after completion of apprenticeship or the equivalent of ten (10) years tool room, research and development, or job shop experience.</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to provide high-quality machining services by operating all conventional and semi-automatic machine tools and hold tolerances to +/- 0.0005 inches.</li> <li>Experience with manual machining techniques including mills, lathes, surface grinders, and material cutting saws. </li> <li>Skilled in manual machining including various metals and shapes such as stainless steels, mild steels, aluminum, and titanium.</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to read and understand blueprints.</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to plan machining sequences to produce pieces from blueprints, sketches and/or verbal instructions, and to clarify details of work to be performed with supervisor and/or customer.</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to read, write and verbally communicate in English.</li> <li>Basic computer skills for use of electronic mail and electronic timekeeping.</li> <li>Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing standards.</li> <li>Knowledge of CNC programming, helpful</li> </ul> <br><strong>Relocation is not available for this position</strong>.<br><br><strong>Physical Activity and Work Conditions</strong><br><br>Human Factors: Heavy Lifting, Mental Concentration, Sitting, Standing, Tight Work Schedule, Repetitive Motion, Visually Demanding<br> <ul> <li>Ability to lift to 50 pounds is required. </li> <li>Ability to work at heights up to 10-feet is required. </li> <li>Ability to work on stairs, ladders, man lifts and to stand for up to 4-hours per day is required. </li> <li>Ability to work in confined spaces is required. </li> <li>Occasionally work outdoors. </li> <li>Occasionally work in hot environments. </li> <li>Ability to legally operate cars and light trucks is required. </li> </ul> <br><strong>Physical Factor</strong>s: High Voltage and Oxygen Deficiency Hazard <br> <ul> <li>Ability to meet Oxygen Deficiency Hazard (ODH), tunnel entry, Underground, and radiation worker requirements is required. </li> <li>Ability to work with epoxies, solvents, glues, and other chemicals is required. </li> </ul> <br><strong>Chemical Factors:</strong> Chemicals, Solvent Dust, Epoxies, Fumes, Pesticides, Welding, Combustion<br><br><strong>Personal Protective Equipment:</strong> Eye/Face Protection, Foot Protection, Hand Protection, Hearing Protection, Respirators.<br><br><strong> Diverse people. Diverse jobs. Great science. </strong><br> Fermilab is America's particle physics and accelerator laboratory. <br> Fermilab is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans are encouraged to apply.<br><br><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/G7a1eDIa2jBxTpLZikzbj"> <p>PI117245319</p>
Posted: 2020-01-18 Expires: 2020-02-19

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