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Journeyman Machinist
LEWISTON ID 83501
Category: Manufacturing
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Job code: lhw-e0-90672864

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Vista Outdoor

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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Journeyman Machinist
Join our talented team. Employees at Vista Outdoor are passionate and committed to delivering quality products to our customers. Our culture centers on an engaged and accountable workforce. Our goal is to attract and retain a diverse workforce: rich in talent, background, ideas and experience.


**Responsibilities and Qualifications**


Join our talented team. Employees at Vista Outdoor are passionate and committed to delivering quality products to our customers. Our culture centers on an engaged and accountable workforce. Our goal is to attract and retain a diverse workforce: rich in talent, background, ideas and experience.


Vista Outdoor is a leading global designer, manufacturer and marketer in the growing outdoor sports and recreation markets. The company operates in two segments, Outdoor Products and Shooting Sports, and has more than 50 well-recognized brands that provide consumers with a range of performance-driven, high-quality and innovative products in the ammunition, firearms and outdoor accessories categories.


Vista Outdoor is headquartered in Utah and employs approximately 5,800 skilled workers. The company has manufacturing operations and facilities in 10 U.S. states, Puerto Rico, Mexico and Canada along with international sales and sourcing operations in Mexico, Canada, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Asia.


Located on the banks of the Snake River, and situated on the border of Washington State, Lewiston, Idaho is home to Vista Outdoor's Ammo Group's brands CCI®, Speer® and Speer Bullets®. Since 1941, our manufacturing facility has been part of the local community; providing shooters worldwide with quality ammunition and components.


**Position**


Join our Machine Shop Team where you can put your skills trade talents to work in a variety of areas. We have both state of the art precision grinding equipment and Conventional and CNC machining equipment. We are skilled at the unique task of hand scraping that is performed on the majority of our builds and rebuilds of our operations equipment used in manufacturing. You're exposure at CCI/Speer encompasses a production environment; providing the necessary tooling to our manufacturing area, performing machine diagnostics, repair, rebuild, and maintenance on equipment manufacturing CCI/Speer product. We offer a variety of tasks regardless of what strength you have in the machining trade. In addition, we possess a continual learning and training environment for our skilled trades.


**Responsibilities**


Our Machine Shop and this position supports our operation and manufacturing processes by producing or rebuilding tooling and gauges, repairing machines, machining parts to the highest quality standards to assist manufacturing departments in meeting their production schedules and to repair machines within the department.


+ Learn and operate all machine shop equipment as needed.

+ Inspect tooling and machine parts using precision measuring equipment.

+ Select proper stock for job, lay out work using necessary shop mathematics and set up and operate equipment according to blueprint specifications.

+ Make individual machine adjustments and changeovers to put machine in proper condition for specific assignments.

+ Produce and repair tools, gauges and machine parts within blueprint specifications.

+ Compute cost estimates for machine parts and communicate to engineers.

+ Work with engineers to make tooling which will work best at production.

+ Troubleshoot machine malfunctions in production.

+ Order and maintain machine tool supplies.

+ Program CNC mills, lathes and grinders.

+ Operate Electronics Discharge Machine (EDM).

+ Keep machines properly lubricated and maintain machines and work area in a clean and orderly condition.

+ Observe all established safety rules and procedures and report all unsafe conditions or potential safety hazards to supervisor immediately.


**Qualifications**


+ 2 years vocational schooling in Machine Shop

+ 5-7 years verifiable experience

+ Knowledge of metals such as steel, iron, brass and other metals and alloys

+ Strong knowledge of production machinery

+ Must be able to work all shifts.


Wage Progression: $31.83 to 35.71 after 52 weeks


Position will be on Weekend Swing following training period.


We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D


We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veteran/Disabled


Vista Outdoor is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants are considered for employment without regard race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and any other characteristics protected by law. The EEO Law poster is available here:


If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to careers@vistaoutdoor.com . Please note that this email address is for accommodation purposes only. Vista Outdoor will not respond to inquiries for other purposes.

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