AECOM MACHINIST in Las Vegas, Nevada

Business Line Government

Position Title MACHINIST

United States of America - Nevada

Las Vegas

Job Summary

Purpose and Scope:

Working under direction of a Lead Machinist, the Machinist produces prototype, new, and replacement parts and repairs broken mechanical parts.

Essential Responsibilities:

Fabricate parts for prototype equipment, working from drawings and written and/or verbal instructions.

Interpret sketches and blueprints for a variety of machined parts and assemble prototype equipment.

Work involves most of the following:

  • Interpreting written instructions and specifications;

  • Planning and laying out of work;

  • Using a variety of machinist’s hand tools and precision measuring instruments;

  • Setting up and operating machine tools both manual and computer numerically controlled;

  • Shaping of metal parts to close tolerances;

  • Making standard shop computations relating to dimensions of work, tooling, feeds, and speeds of machining;

  • Knowledge of the working properties of the common metals;

  • Selecting standard materials, parts, and equipment required for this work;

  • Fitting and assembling parts into mechanical equipment.

  • Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

Requires a High school diploma or GED and technical training in machine-shop practice, usually acquired through a formal apprenticeship or equivalent training and 4 years of directly related machinist experience. Possess knowledge of machining tools, skilled in setting up and running lathes and milling machines, and machining all types of engineering materials. Must possess a working knowledge of the technical terminology or language structure related to the equipment. Position may require occasional travel. Must qualify for and maintain a government security clearance. Possess a valid state issued driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications

Active DoD TS clearance

Local candidates preferred (no relocation allowance)

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Craft/Trade

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 180666BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.