Triumph Group

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Machinist, Sr

Machinist, Sr

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Manufacturing/Production/Operations - All
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Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.


Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.

Sets up and operates a variety of machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, shapers, planers, and precision grinders to make metal parts, mechanisms, tools, or machines to exacting tolerances and dimensions.


Interprets blueprints, sketches, and engineering specifications; determines sequence of operations, number of cuts required, and method of setup; uses a variety of machinist's hand tools and precision measuring instruments; makes standard shop computations relating to dimensions of work, tooling, feeds, and speeds; measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points to lay out stock for machining; fits and assembles precision parts into mechanical equipment and determines material, parts, and equipment required. Some machines may be numerically controlled. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures and certify/test product. Typically requires completion of a formal apprenticeship or equivalent training and experience.


- High School diploma or GED.
- Three (3) years operating manufacturing machines, including a CNC lathe, mill drill, grinding machine, CNC mill machine and deburring.
- Prefer an Associates degree in a technical discipline.
Must be able to:
- Read, write legibly, and understand English.
- Perform basic math (add, subtract, multiple, and divide).
- Mechanical/technical aptitude.
- Attendance dependability.
- Ability to work independently.
- Flexibility with changes in work requirements.
- Ability to stay focused and meet deadlines, which may require overtime.
- Attention to detail.
- Perform basic computer skills, such as open and save files along with basic data entry.
- Understand basic terminology used in the job functional area.
- Ability to read a blue print.
- May require lifting, pulling, pushing, and carrying up to fifty (50) pounds.
- Frequent bending, climbing stairs, and reaching.
- Sitting for up to ten (10) hours per day, standing up to ten (10) hours per day, or a combination of sitting and standing.
-  Must meet all regulatory requirements
The job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.