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Job Title: Machinist (Full-time, Weekends) - Seattle, WA

Posted on March 05, 2018

Employer: Pioneer Human Services

Job Description:
This position is 3 - 12 hours shifts, Friday, Saturday, Sunday! Work 36 hours a week, get paid for 40, and have 4 days off!!**

Pioneer Human Services (PHS) is a social enterprise that provides individuals with criminal histories the opportunity to lead healthy, productive lives. You may learn more about our organization, mission, and vision here: About Us.

About Pioneer Industries:

With over 110,000 square feet of manufacturing space, Pioneer Industries’ capabilities include comprehensive sheet metal fabrication, machining, finishing, water jet and assembly services for a wide range of current products in the aerospace and commercial industries. Pioneer strives to provide exceptional value, turn-key solutions, and full integration into our customers’ supply chain. In addition, Pioneer maintains the highest standards of quality and certifications and has an extensive range of equipment to provide the professional manufacturing services required by our clients.


Set up, operates, or tends milling machines to mill, shape, groove, or profile metal work pieces. Perform complex series of progressive machining operations on diversified work to close tolerances. Read blueprints, drawings and diagrams to ensure customer specifications are met. Perform machine programming and train lower grade employees.


Machine Tasks (70%)
•Remove work pieces from machines, and check to ensure that they conform to specifications, using measuring instruments such as microscopes, gauges, calipers, and micrometers.
•Observe milling machine operation and adjust controls to ensure conformance with specified tolerances.
•Work independently with little or no assistance
•Edit and Setup the CNC Mills machines
•Position and secure work pieces on machines, using holding devices, measuring instruments and hand tools.
•Study blueprints, layouts, sketches, or work orders to assess work piece specifications and to determine tooling instructions, tools and materials needed, and sequences of operations.
•Move controls to set cutting specifications, to position cutting tools and work pieces in relation to each other, and to start machines.
•Verify alignment of work pieces on machines, using measuring instruments such as rules, gauges, or calipers.
•Move cutters or material manually or by turning hand wheels, or engage automatic feeding mechanisms to mill work pieces to specifications.
•Replace worn tools using hand tools.

Quality (10%)
•Participate in process improvement initiatives utilizing lean manufacturing tools and techniques.
•Perform quality control and inspection procedures within the department

Safety (10%)

•Maintain work areas and equipment in a clean and orderly condition.
•Follow all safety rules and regulations

Training (5%)

•Be a role model, coach and trainer for new associates to foster a team environment.

Other Duties as Required (5%)


Work Setting, including hazards:
•Working inside manufacturing environment 95% and outside 5%.
•Environment conforms to outside temperature.
•Noise and vibration.
•Proximity to moving mechanical parts.

Schedule (i.e. hours and days):
•Weekend shift is Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
•Hours from 5:00am - 5:30pm.

•Must be able to sit, stand and walk up to 12 hours a day.
•Must be able to lift, carry up to 25 lbs.
•Must be able to kneel, crawl, squat, twist and turn.
•Must be able to reach out and overhead.


Required Qualifications
•Education: High School Diploma or G.E.D.
◦4 years + experience as a CNC Mills operator.
◦Knowledgeable in reading and understanding blueprints, drawings, and customer specifications.
◦Experience with tight tolerances.

•Full medical, education assistance, a 403(b) retirement plan, and paid time off (10 paid holidays per year, plus sick and vacation pay).
•Pioneer contributes 4.5% of employees' annual salaries into retirement plans. An additional 3.5% match is offered to those who contribute 6% of their own salary.
•Full-time employees accrue between 8-9 days of sick pay annually, as well as 10 days of vacation their first year and 15 days their second.
•Other benefits include participation in the Life Assistance Program and public transportation reimbursement of $25 per month.

•Employee Recognition Program (PERC Rewards). Rewards include gift cards, additional time off, weekend getaways and other items.

Pioneer Human Services is a drug-free company.
In addition to pre-employment drug screening, Pioneer reserves the right to conduct random sample alcohol or drug testing of all employees. Please note that our drug-free policy includes marijuana and there are no exceptions for those with medical marijuana prescriptions.


Pioneer Human Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans and does not unlawfully discriminate under federal, state, or local laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or protected veteran status.

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Contact Person:
Phone: (206) 768-1990
Location: 7440 W Marginal Way S, Seattle, WA 98108
Application Method: Online
Base Pay: DOQ

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