PEXCO: CNC Operator - Yakima, WA

Employer: Pexco

Job Description:
CNC Operator
Position Type
Job Description
Pexco Aerospace is looking for a CNC Operator to join our night shift team. This position is responsible manufacturing plastic aerospace parts for our customers around the globe. If you enjoy working hard and going home with a sense of accomplishment, then this is a job for you!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Experience operating/training on related CNC equipment—including setup, operation and tooling
Must be able to verify program scanned matches print accurately
Perform simple edits to machine programming such as adding offsets, changing of tool heights, etc.
Troubleshoot difficult setups and seek improvements with Supervisors, Development and/or Leads
to identify solution
Inspect CNC Tooling and fixtures to maintain maximum effectiveness and report issues to Supervisors, Development and/or Leads as needed
Provide input to Supervisors, Leads, Development or others on different methods of producing existing parts within tolerances
Ability to follow Customer Specifications and produce parts that meet the specifications
Consistently produce quality parts within required tolerances and goal times
Become proficient in measuring parts using calipers, protractors, tape measure and other gauges to determine key product dimensions
Become proficient in understanding G and M code
Strictly adheres to Company and Plant safety policies and procedures
Other duties as assigned by the Production Supervisor


High School diploma or equivalent desired
2+ years CNC experience
Precision Machining and Manufacturing Certificate
Proven communication skills, both verbal and written
Even tempered, friendly disposition and a positive can-do attitude
Proven mechanical aptitude
Possess strong math and computer skills

Physical Demands/Work Environment

Able to lift 60 lbs repetitively
Able to work up to 12-hour shifts
Must be available to work any shift
Able to stand on concrete for extended periods of time
Ergonomics and position must be a priority as CNC equipment is in constant motion utilizing cutting tools
Be able to work in a production environment
Able to walk, stand and otherwise perform job functions on concrete floors with safety boots/shoes

About Us:

For 50 years, Pexco Aerospace ( has been dedicated to fostering a culture built on inclusion and appreciation. Pexco is a leader in the aircraft interiors market. We have a close-knit family culture where all employees feel welcome, valued, and encouraged to contribute to the company's long-term success.

Pexco Aerospace is the world's leading designer and producer of aerospace components made from highly engineered resins and polymers. Pexco supplies parts to virtually all OEMs and airlines worldwide with a primary focus on commercial aircraft interiors. Based in Yakima, WA, our 145,000-square-foot facility houses Research & Development, Engineering, Tooling Design and Production; allowing us to quickly transform ideas into reality, constantly exceeding our customer's expectations.

Pexco Aerospace is part of the TransDigm Group (NYSE: TDG), one of the world's leading suppliers of highly engineered components for virtually all aerospace applications. Our parent company allows us to continually invest in new products and technology and create an environment that focuses on accountability and provides tremendous opportunities for personal and professional growth for those so inclined. We hire great people from various backgrounds, not just because it's the right thing to do, but because it makes our company stronger. If you share our values and enthusiasm for aerospace, you will find a home at Pexco.

Our central location allows easy access to the Yakima, Columbia, and Snake Rivers, mountains and lowland lakes, abundant greenways, and scenery you'll have to see to believe. In Yakima, you'll find 300 days of sunshine a year in a city nestled in a valley surrounded by camel-colored desert hills. You'll enjoy four distinct seasons and endless opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors. Should you choose to hit the road, Seattle, Portland, and Spokane are within a three-hour drive, close enough to enjoy without having to deal with a grid-locked life.

We offer a generous benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, FSA/HSA plans, short-term disability, long-term disability, life, AD&D, critical illness, hospital indemnity, accident coverage, EAP, legal, ID theft, pet insurance, commuter benefits, tuition assistance, 401k plan with employer match, and profit sharing. New union employees enjoy eighty hours of vacation, 9 paid holidays and Washington paid sick leave. Pay Range: $20.79 to $22.00 per hour.

Contact Person:
Phone: (509) 248-9166
Location: • ,
Application Method: Apply Online
Base Pay: $20.79 - $22.00 /HR

Posted on April 06, 2023

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