Machine Operator - First Shift

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Machine Operator - First Shift

Mesa, Arizona Direct Job ID: 2210158025


PDS Tech is currently seeking a Machine Operator for our client in Mesa, AZ

**This is a direct/perm position**

Position Summary:
This role will primarily operate a CNC lathe, performing machining operations on composite tubes.  Secondary duties will include other related process steps upstream and downstream as required.  This can include operating other composite processing equipment, loading/unloading ovens, moving materials, etc. 

Primary Responsibilities:
• Assist in the development and optimization of machining operations for composite tubes
• Set up CNC lathe for various composite tubes, including changing and setting cutting tools
• Run daily production quantities on CNC lathe
• Recognize and report all operational variances as trained
• Perform general maintenance and checkout of equipment as required 
• Perform general daily housekeeping and cleaning of equipment and area to ensure safe working conditions
• Work at various process stations as production needs require

Required Experience & Skills:
• High School diploma or General Education Diploma (GED) is required
• 4 years of experience operating CNC machines 
• Ability to utilize basic measurement equipment to determine conforming vs non-conforming product
• Experience with manufacturing composite materials preferred
• Ability to accurately read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
• Ability to be at work on time and on a consistent basis
• Ability to interact and communicate as part of a highly functioning team
• Must be able to read, write and speak English

More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit

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PDS Tech, Inc. is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities.
If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please click here or call 1-800-270-4737 to contact us. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

The law requires PDS Tech, Inc. to post a notice describing the Federal laws prohibiting job discrimination. For information regarding your legal rights and protections, please click on the following links: EEO is the Law and EEO is the Law Supplement

PDS Tech, Inc. will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay. Please see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision for more information.

As a Federal Contractor, PDS Tech, Inc. is required to participate in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work in the United States.
For information please click on the following link: E-Verify