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Machinist – Prototype / Toolmaker in Farmingdale, NY at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 3/13/2018

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Job Description

Precipart has an immediate opening for a Toolmaker/Prototype/Production Machinist capable of CNC Turning and CNC Milling. This position requires the ability to work with very close tolerances. Successful candidate will be an independent worker, capable of methodizing or understanding machining sequences, developing and performing their own set-ups, selecting own tools, and qualifying work using various inspection tools with minimal supervision.


  • Make custom parts for prototypes and manufacturing
  • Works from sketches, verbal instructions, or detailed blueprints
  • Selects machine tools and processes for machining of complex parts on a wide variety of equipment and materials
  • Plans work to fabricate complicated prototype, components, tools and fixtures
  • Determines the best method of performing work and sequence of operations


  • Minimum 10 years relevant experience
  • Experience setting up machines
  • Experience with methodizing/machining sequence
  • Must be able to inspect their work using various inspection tools
  • Must be able to select own tools
  • Must be able to read blueprints
  • Programming capability a plus
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Familiar with the Starrett AVR 300 vision system a plus
  • Familiar with Wire EDM Mitsubishi MD + Pro III a plus

Company Benefits

We look for long term employee satisfaction and offer a competitive compensation and benefit package, which includes:

  • Base salary plus bonus program
  • Paid time off
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life insurance, enhanced short term and long term disability insurance
  • Profit sharing plan
  • National Employee Assistance Program
  • 529 College Savings Program
  • Stable organization with opportunities for future growth within the company

About Precipart

Precipart is a global company engaged in the engineering, design and manufacture of high precision custom solutions. We provide gears and motion control solutions to the most recognized names in the medical, aerospace and industrial markets. With offices in the United States, Switzerland, United Kingdom and India, we have over 260 employees dedicated to enhancing lives through innovative solutions.