Conventional Machinist - Woodland Hills, CA

Create and modify high precision parts using standard machinery.

Key Responsibilities:

•    Machine parts and fixtures for cameras, lenses and accessories.
•    Operation of Conventional Mills, Lathes, & Grinders.
•    Build special tools.
•    Search new ways to improve production.
•    Maintain a neat and organized workstation as per health and safety standards.
•    Other tasks and assignments as required by manager. 
•    Assembly of precision machined parts. 
•    Additional duties as assigned.

Skills/Experience Required:

•    Extensive knowledge of general machining and measurement equipment. 
•    10 years of close tolerance conventional machining experience. 
•    Intermediate arithmetic skills, including trigonometry.
•    Understanding of health and safety requirements relating to machinery operations and materials.
•    Ability to work to close tolerances and read blueprints.
•    Good communication skills. 
•    Strong organizational skills and attention to detail. 
•    Ability to interact with co-workers and managers of all levels of knowledge and experience. 
•    Ability to remain flexible towards changes in scheduled duties on a daily basis. 
•    Ability to work on own initiative without constant supervision. 
•    Must be able to lift and manipulate blocks of metal up to 25 pounds. 
•    Must be able to stand for long periods (up to 3 hours) at a time while attending to machine. 
•    Good understanding of ASME Y14.5 GD&T. 
•    Must be able to use hand tools to as appropriately make adjustments to machine. 

Work Environment and Physical Demands:

This job operates in a manufacturing environment.  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands and reach with hands and arms.  The employee may also be required to lift product or equipment weighing up to 50 lbs. 

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work:

Prompt and regular attendance is required, employees are expected to begin work at the start of their scheduled shift and to complete their assigned work shift according to the responsibilities of their position.

This position works standard business hours 8-10 hours per day, but may require long hours and some weekend work.

Travel:

Some out-of-state/country and overnight travel may be expected. 

Other Duties: 

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. 

Please submit resume in PDF format to Careers@Panavision.com

Please no calls or drop offs.