CNC Machinist (Day Shift)

FAST Global Solutions

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Auburn, NE

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:


Fast Global Solutions is seeking a CNC Machinist for our Auburn, NE location.


What we offer: 

  • Competitive starting pay (based on education and experience)
  • A sign-on BONUS of $2,500.00 gross (paid in two installments)
  • Eligibility for health insurance benefits (medical, dental, vision) effective on your FIRST DAY OF WORK
  • Eligibility for financial benefits such as 401(k), life insurance, long-term disability, and employee stock ownership retirement plan
  • Paid company holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO) starting with 40 hours upon hire date and the ability to accrue more


About us: 

At Fast Global Solutions, our core values are to KNOW OUR CUSTOMERS, BUILD TRUST, FIND A BETTER WAY and have GRIT.  Our purpose is to deliver winning solutions to help our customers, communities and employees thrive.  

For over 40 years, FAST Global Solutions has been helping improve operational performance in the air transportation and material handling industries, with smartly designed and ruggedly built equipment. Founded in 1979 as Watkins Aircraft Support Products (WASP), the company’s focus on unparalleled quality and critical safety engineering of non-powered ground support equipment, resulted in exponential growth—doubling in capacity every year for the first decade.

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Job duties and responsibilities: 

  • Interprets complex drawings, program sheets, instructions, and process sheets.· Performs diversified operations on numerical control machining centers
  • Performs a variety of milling, drilling, and boring to close any interrelated tolerances.
  • Reviews setup sheet and specifications to determine machining sequence and dimensions of finished workpieces
  • Attaches fixture to machine bed and positions and secures workpiece in fixture according to setup instructions.
  • Selects and installs cutting tools in machine spindle or magazine.
  • Loads control media, such as disk, tape, or punch card, in machine control console or enters commands to retrieve preprogrammed machine instructions from database.
  • Manipulates controls and enters commands to index cutting tool to specified set point and to start machine.
  • Observes and listens to machine operation to detect malfunctions, such as worn or damaged cutting tools.
  • Changes cutting tools and location of workpiece during machining process as specified in setup instructions.
  • Performs a variety of inspection and gauging operations to insure maintenance of quality standards and specifications.
  • Measures workpiece for conformance to specifications, notifies Supervisor of discrepancies.
  • Utilizes override control to correct conditions that are out of tolerance or operating unusually.
  • Adjusts machine feed and speed and changes cutters to machine parts according to specifications when machine malfunctions.
  • Cleans machine, tooling and parts.
  • Performs Autonomous Maintenance as outlined for the machine.

Job Requirements: 

  • A qualified candidate will have a high school diploma, GED, or at least 1-3 months related experience.  
  • Must have basic language and math skills and reasoning ability.  
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and ERP software. Experience with Microsoft Dynamics AX or Dynamics D365 is preferred.
  • Must be able to stand continuously for a 10 hour shift and lift up to 50 lbs.  
  • Must be able to pass a physical strength test to perform the job.  
  • Vision with depth perception is required.
  • Ability to work in varying temperatures and levels of humidity.
  • Personal protective equipment will be provided by FAST and must be worn in the required areas.


Fast Global Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. 

We recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, familial status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local human rights commission, disability status, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, age, genetic information, union membership, or any other legally protected characteristic.

 Ready to join the Fast Global Solutions team?  Apply today!