CNC Machinist

Huntington Beach, CA 92647

Employment Type: Full time Category: Aerospace Job Number: [CY] Machine Operator - Galleys Pay Rate: $18.00 / hr

Helpmates is currently looking for a full time CNC Machinist with Manual Hand Mill experience. We have partnered with an Aerospace Contractor working with Airbus and Boeing in the city of Huntington Beach, CA.

What better way to utilize your Composition experience than with a world renowned Aerospace Contractor! 

CNC Machinist Job Responsibilities:

  • Measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points on material or stock as guides for subsequent machining.
  • Selects, aligns, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines such as mills, lathes, jig borers, grinders, and shapers.
  • Calculates and sets controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, depth and angle of cut, or enters commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media.
  • Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, and adjusts machine controls or control media, as required.
  • Assists in keeping production parts organized and labeled in the work area.
  • Ensures that production units from their department are inspected, and discrepancies corrected prior to sending the units out of the department.
  • Identifies completed parts with a part number and revision level.
  • Lifts, positions, and removes production units from machines or assembly area.
  • Loads, stacks, and transports stock, tools, dies, and work in process by hand or hand truck.
  • Picks up and trucks scrap from work areas.
  • Cleans work area, machines, tools, and equipment.
  • Performs and records all preventive maintenance on machines.
  • Verifies unit dimensions before releasing them from the department.
  • Ensures the cutting and fitting, of aluminum to shape per Engineering Drawing.
  • Operate CNC, NC, conventional, manual, and/or special purpose machines (chop saws, lathes, punch presses, brakes) to fabricate metallic and non-metallic parts to specifications determined by engineering drawings and work order as required.
  • Program CNC, NC machines (Mills, Punch Press) as required.
  • Lays out hole locations.
  • Drills and taps holes on parts for fabrication.
  • Removes high spots and smoothes
  • Verifies alignment and tolerances of parts.

1st Shift: 6:00am to 2:30pm (Monday-Friday) Flexible to work OT during the week and Saturdays

Pay: $18.00 /hr

CNC Machinist Requirements and Qualifications:  

  • Ensure machine is in proper working order and report any suspected issues
  • Ensure machine and surrounding areas are clean and neat
  • Read work orders, scrap tickets, job tickets, graphs, logs, schedule
  • Read and carry out complicated instructions
  • Prepare detail records and reports 
  • Work on several tasks at the same time
  • Able to lift 30-50 Lbs Throughout Shift.


Helpmates goes beyond placing you at a job, as we assess your skills, your interests and determine the best culture and fit to showcase your unique talents.  We’ve been working with top employers across Southern California for over 40 years, and as a result, we have access to unique career opportunities you won’t find anywhere else.

  • Weekly Pay
  • Holiday Pay
  • ACA Medical Benefits
  • Sick Pay
  • 401K
  • Unlimited Referral Payouts

How to Apply:  Apply online or visit us at our office listed below, We Welcome Walk-Ins!


6101 Ball Road, Suite 101

Cypress, CA  90630


$$$$$$$$$$$$$    $100.00 Refer a Friend  Bonus Program*    $$$$$$$$$$$$$

“Helpmates has placed me in a great company and they follow up with me to see how things are going.” – Helpmates Specialist

“Helpmates really cares for their employees, I would recommend them to everybody” – Helpmates Specialist

Helpmates is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with Criminal Histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws , including the California Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA).

KEY TERMS: CNC, CNC Machinist, Machinist, Machine Operator, Lathe, Mills, HAAS, axis, gages, Huntington Beach, Seal Beach, Garden Grove, Hawaiian Gardens, Cypress, Santa Ana, Stanton, Fountain Valley, Anaheim  




Apply Online
Apply with LinkedIn Apply with Facebook Apply with Twitter

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.

© Year Helpmates Staffing Services. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Statement | Site Map | Site Credits.