Date Posted: April 22, 2021

Deadline: December 22, 2021

Organization: Oerlikon8 Additive Manufacturing

Location: Other

City: Huntersville, NC

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Position Title: Machinist C

Location:  Huntersville, NC


The Machinist, under close supervision, will perform routine and repetitive operations on assigned machine tools to produce a variety of parts.  Use standard machine shop measuring instruments to check quality of work produced and conformance to specifications.



  • Works from blueprints and specific instructions to machine and fabricate standardized parts and assemblies.
  • Operates one of the machine tools, such as lathe, milling, grinding and drill press using available jigs and fixtures.  Adjusts feeds and speeds for materials being machined to specific tolerances.
  • Performs bench operations on machine parts using standard hand-tools such as scrapers, files and stones.
  • Keeps tools and work area in a safe, clean and orderly manner.
  • Use all prescribed personal protection equipment (PPE) where deemed necessary; Follow established environmental, health and safety policies, procedures and work instructions associated with assigned duties and work location.
  • Learn 3-Axis, and eventually 5-Axis Programming.
  • Learn Solidworks, Mastercam software packages.


Desired Qualifications

  • Knowledge equivalent to high school, with six months to one year technical and apprenticeship training, plus 1 to 3 years experience performing machining or sheet metal operations.  Should be able to use and understand shop mathematics.


About us

Oerlikon is a leading global technology Group, with a clear strategy of becoming a global powerhouse in Surface Solutions, advanced materials and materials processing. The Group is committed to investing in value-bringing technologies that provide customers with lighter, more durable materials that are able to increase performance, improve efficiency and reduce the use of scarce resources. A Swiss company with over 100 years of tradition, Oerlikon has a global footprint of over 15 000 employees at 186 locations in 37 countries and sales of CHF 2.85 billion. Sustaining growth and improving profitability in 2018: order intake to increase up to CHF 3.4 billion, sales to around CHF 3.2 billion, and the EBITDA margin to improve to around 15 % (after investments).

Oerlikon AM is spearheading the revolution that is Additive Manufacturing. We have gathered together a dynamic team with deep industrial knowledge, backed with state of the art facilities worldwide, built specifically for AM. We can provide AM solutions in metal alloys, ceramics and plastic materials. We can support our own AM printing capability with our own metal powder production, research and development, component design, application engineering and finishing. We are pioneering AM for all scales of manufacture from 1 part to series production runs lasting decades, and across all industries.. Join us and become a part of our future oriented, international team!

We have a great benefits package including medical insurance, dental and vision, tuition reimbursement, health and wellness benefits, retirement security contribution and 401(K). If you want to operate in a business environment that gives you the freedom to imagine what is possible - please send us your application!

Statement of Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action: Oerlikon AM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. It is the policy of Oerlikon AM to provide for and promote equal employment opportunity in employment compensation and other terms and conditions of employment without discrimination based on age, race, creed, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, Vietnam Era Veteran status, genetic predisposition, or carrier status. Oerlikon AM is committed to assuring equal employment opportunity and equal access to services, programs and activities for individuals with disabilities. It is the policy of our company to provide reasonable accommodation to a qualified individual with a disability to enable such individual to perform the essential functions of the position for which he/she is applying or in which he/she is employed. Further, it is our policy to provide reasonable accommodation for religious observers.

The policy applies to all employment practices and actions. It includes, but is not limited to, recruitment, job application process, examination and testing, hiring, training, disciplinary actions, rate of pay or other compensation, advancement, classification, transfer, reassignment and promotions. If you require an accommodation during the application process or for issues concerning Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity please contact Human Resources.

Contact Name:
Trina Franklin
Contact Phone Number: 516-244-5294
Employer Address:

12012 Vanstory Drive
Huntersville, NC 28078
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.