Job Details

Job Title: CNC Machinist - Yakima, WA

Posted on November 28, 2017

Employer: Sonoco

Job Description:
Sonoco Plastics has a plant based in Yakima, Washington that is committed to providing cutting edge thermoformed packaging to many packing houses, bakeries, and retail stores all over the continent. Sonoco employs around 120 people in Yakima with several employees serving a decade or two at this clean, high output production plant. Yakima’s Sonoco design team has been awarded numerous patents and has been featured in several news articles in regards to package design and awards. Perhaps it’s the onsite capabilities and diverse challenging tasks in this excellent environment that makes Sonoco a great place to work and grow a career. We believe in contentious improvement to enhance quality and promote growth in business and our employees.

We are currently seeking a CNC milling machinist with a focus on Safety, quality and efficiency. As a CNC Machinist, you will work with a variety of departments through the company and closely with peers in the tooling department. Each project is unique and requires problem solving across a full spectrum of machining, setups, and cutting strategies. You will assist our designers, engineers, programmers, and production departments with the development of prototypes, molds, and supporting components.

Minimum qualifications include excellent organizational and communication skills, strong initiative, and a desire to improve on everything we do. Problem solving skills, and an aptitude to learn is important. Passion, interest and demonstrable skills in complex mold and component machining is required. Strong technical knowledge of cutting tools, machines, and a good mechanical aptitude are a plus. CNC machining experience is required.

Machinist should show relevant coursework and strong aptitude for machining knowledge with demonstrable skills. Please include a cover letter and résumé with your application. If you do not have a portfolio, please be prepared to share a few nonproprietary physical parts (photos if more feasible) if chosen for an interview. Compensation DOQ.

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:
•CNC Machinist: 1 year

Contact Person:
Location: Yakima, WA
Application Method: Online
Base Pay: DOQ

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