Swiss Screw CNC Machinist - Second Shift

Sidus Space
Cape Canaveral, FL
Added: April 4, 2024
Note: This position will work second shift, 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm.

The vision at Sidus is to make space accessible to everyone by increasing the viability of low-cost access to space. At Sidus, our whole is greater than the sum of our parts. The Sidus team is made up of highly talented individuals, each contributing their own experience, knowledge, skills, and ideas. It is our team that sets us apart from our competition and makes our mission of Bringing Space Down to Earthâ„¢.

At Sidus we treat each day like it's Day One. We operate with a sense of urgency; we are customer obsessed, always learning and constantly evolving. Join our team and be a part of something great!

Essential Duties And Responsibilities

  • Proficient in programming Dual Spindle with live tooling and programmable tail stock (STCNC) from drawings, PDF Files and/or 3D Models using SolidWorks, Mastercam, TSUGAMI, FANUC Controls.
  • Proficient in set-up of (STCNC) including appropriate cutting tool selection.
  • Proficient in running (STCNC) for the manufacture of Aerospace type parts, high production/high precision with close tolerances dimensions.
  • Proficient in inspecting parts produced with inspection tools and instruments.
  • Maintain a high level of quality throughout the manufacturing process.
  • Must be self-motivated, organized and able to work in fast-paced environment with speed, accuracy and urgency.
  • Possess strong analytical, organizational and attention to detail skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize and prioritize a rapidly changing set of objectives.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to remain flexible with working schedules, to include overtime, evenings, and weekends as needed is an essential requirement of the position

Required Skills

  • Experience in set-up and troubleshooting of Manual and CNC lathe machines a plus
  • Has machinist/inspection tools as applicable to position.
  • Programming experience with CNC Swiss turning centers is a requirement for this position
  • Machining/inspection experience of tight tolerance parts for the Defense and Aerospace industry

Required Education And Experience

  • High School Diploma Required/ G.E.D Equivalent
  • Three (3) years progressive experience in a manufacturing machining environment Experience in turning/milling Titanium, CRES, INCO; Hardened Alloy and Stainless Steels; applicants with at least 10 years of experience may be considered for a Senior level role.
  • Complete working knowledge of GD&T (ANSI Y14.5)
  • Proficiency in reading/understanding part manufacturing drawings

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds

Travel Requirement

Able to travel <10% of the time


This position is for the 2nd shift generally working 3:00pm to 11:30pm

Total Rewards And Perks

At Sidus Space, we ask a lot of our team members, which is why we give so much in return. In addition to a competitive salary, a Best-in-Class benefit program with a generous employer paid portion as well as a matching 401(k) on Day ONE, we offer a lot of perks, including:

  • Jeans every day
  • Regular onsite food trucks
  • 5 free company t-shirts for Manufacturing Staff or credit to the Company Store
  • Paid Time Off - Up to 4 weeks of vacation, 5 sick days, and 11 paid holidays - 5 of which can be floated
  • Adjustable stand-up desks
  • Employee referral bonus program
  • Educational assistance and professional training opportunities
  • Company golf outings and other social events

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  • All candidates selected will be subject to background investigation and drug screen
  • To conform to Export Control Requirement under U.S. Government International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S Person (U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily and, if requested, reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of their job, absent undue hardship.

SIDUS SPACE is an Equal Opportunity Employer fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Affirmative Action and Disability Accommodation

Applicants wishing to receive information on Sidus Space' Affirmative Action Plans, or applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the application and/or interview process, please contact us at [email protected]