Structural Fabricator - CNC Programmer / Operator

The position of CNC Machinist Programmer / Operator fabricates parts and assemblies from raw materials to finished products in a safe and efficient manner while maintaining a clean and safe work environment.

Salary: DOE
  • Program, set up and operate CNC machines, such as multi-axis lathe, 3 and 5 axis mills.
  • Read blueprints and 3D models to determine product specifications, tooling requirements and plan operational sequences.
  • Ensure availability and traceability of materials used to fabricate parts.
  • Measure/inspect parts to determine accuracy, using height gage, calipers, micrometers, CMM, or other measuring instruments to ensure conformity throughout the manufacturing process.
  • Familiar with geometrical dimensioning and tolerancing.
  • Remove burrs and sharp edges from parts.
  • Assemble parts using conventional and non-conventional hardware and tools.
  • Monitor and adjust or replace tooling when necessary.
  • Document actions taken on manufacturing orders.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on machinery and shop equipment.
  • Make minor electrical, mechanical repairs and adjustments to machines.
  • Notify supervisors when major service is required.
  • Adhere to all Southeast Aerospace company policies, safety guidelines, and code of ethical conduct
  • In adhering to company polices, this position is subject to pre-hire, random, and for cause drug and alcohol testing under DOT and FAA regulations
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions (as determined by the supervisor) of this position with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Any and all other duties assigned by the supervisor
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 5 years on the job training operating both manual and CNC equipment.
  • 3 years’ experience working with programming software.
  • Familiar with shop safety.
  • Strong mathematical aptitude and computer skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Team oriented with good interpersonal skills.
  • Positive attitude.
  • Acceptable background check for required matters
  • US Citizen as defined in FAR 22CFR 120.15 for required matters.
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:
  • A clean, well-lit, and ventilated hangar workspace environment. The position may at times be exposed to various outside elements, depending on ambient conditions.
  • Need to be available for early/late days and some weekends if the production schedule requires.
  • Able to stand at his/her work station for long periods of time.
  • Able to lift and move 80Lbs.
  • Comfortable wearing proper PPE for the duration of the work day.
  • Able to safely operate a forklift.
  • Health, Dental, 401K-Profit Sharing, Vacation, Sick Leave, Holiday Pay, Portable HSA Account, Clothing Allowance
  • Health and Dental insurance premiums fully paid by employer for employee. Southeast Aerospace pays 80% of Health and Dental insurance premiums for legal dependents.
  • 401(k) and profit sharing at eligibility

  • Premium health benefits including spouse & dependent coverage
  • Safe Harbor 401k retirement plan
  • Paid holidays including extended December/New Year's break
  • Located in Brevard County- fast growing tech region
  • No state income tax

Southeast Aerospace is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment and will not be discriminated against in regard to age, race, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, religion, or veteran status. For more information on applicable equal employment regulations, refer to EEO is the Law.

Qualified individuals with a disability have the right to request a reasonable accommodation. Request an accommodation by email at or call Mark Braddock at 321-255-9877, providing the nature of your request & contact information. Please note that telephone calls are for accommodation requests only.