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CNC Mechanist 2

Air Methods
5500 S. Quebec St Suite 300
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
United States

Minimum Flight Hours Required
Not Applicable
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Experience Required
Degree Required
From $20 To $23.93
Per Hour
Employment Type
Work Schedule

Job Description

Job Summary
Set up and run CNC machines to build fixtures per specifications using standard measuring tools.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities include the following:
• Set up CNC machines utilizing set up sheets provided
• Carryout production, inspection, and machine operation duties
• Use various measuring tools (calipers, micrometers, height gage)
• Operate basic shop equipment (band saw, grinders, etc.)
• Builds fixtures for work holding as required
• Deburr and clean parts as required
• Modify programs and adjust offsets as required to meet product conformity
• Evaluate experimental procedures and recommend changes or modifications for improved efficiency
• Replace cutting tools as required to meet production conformity
• Set up and operate manual mill, lathe
• Complete routine machine maintenance.
• Train entry level CNC machinists
• Effectively monitor and tend to one or more machine tools
• Other Duties as assigned

Additional Job Requirements
• Maintain a safe and clean work space
• Follow established safety rules and regulations
• Regular scheduled attendance
• Indicate the percentage of time spent traveling

Subject to applicable laws and Air Method’s policies, regular attendance is an essential function of the position. All employees must follow Air Methods’ employment practices and policies.

Supervisory Responsibilities
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.


  • Hiring Salary Range: $19.53/hr- $23.93/hr
  • Bonus/Commission Eligible: No
  • Benefits: Air Methods provides a comprehensive benefits package. We believe our benefits should be as diverse as our teammates. We offer competitive medical, dental and vision coverage along with voluntary accident, hospitalization and critical illness coverage, short and long term disability, life and AD&D, time off programs, pretax and Roth 401(k) with a generous company match, tuition reimbursement, profession training and certifications, dependent care support, EAP and concierge services to name just some of what we have to offer.

Air Methods is an EEO/AA employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Job Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. In accordance with applicable laws, Air Methods will provide reasonable accommodations that do not create an undue burden so disabled employees may perform the essential functions of the position.

Education & Experience
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and 5 years' experience working with CNC Machining and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Ability of producing parts utilizing manual mills and lathes
• Ability to modify and create programs using Mastercam XVI
• Able to interpret and edit CNC programs using Fanuc, Fadal, and Haas controls.
• Ability to read blue print and job traveler specifications to determine the proper tooling required to set up each operation.
• Basic familiarity with the use of hand tools.
• Knowledge of machining the following materials; Stainless Steel, Aluminum, and assorted plastics.

• General math skills
• General mechanical skills.
• Ability to read and interpret blue prints

Air Methods
Amanda Becker
5500 S. Quebec St Suite 300
Greenwood Village CO 80111
United States