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CNC Machinist

Photo-Sonics, Inc.
Los Angeles, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description


We're a close-knit team that enjoys working with each other in an entrepreneurial environment. As a key member of our special team, you won’t feel as if you’re nothing more than a minor cog in the wheel of a large bureaucratic organization. Imagine having the credibility and reputation of being part of building an expertise. Photo-Sonics, Inc., an International Leader in state-of-the art optical-instrumentation has an immediate opening for a CNC Mill Machinist to join its team.


The ideal candidate will have experience with editing CNC programs, conducting set ups and running conventional Mill & Lathe. The CNC mill machinist must be able to work with close tolerance. Preferred candidate will have experience with Fadal.


Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Plans and manufactures components by reviewing blueprints, materials, specifications, drawings, and machining parameters; interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T).

  • Design and machine precision tooling and fixtures for jobs.

  • Perform daily maintenance on machines and cleanup of general work areas.

  • Interface with Engineering relating to prototype parts.

  • Maintain a neat and organized workstation as per health and safety standards.

  • Perform in-process inspections of production parts to maintain and ensure dimensional accuracy. All work must be recorded on machine shop travelers.


    Any other tasks assigned by management.




  • 5+ years minimum experience as a CNC Mill machinist

  • Proficient in the use of CNC machinery operations, set-up tooling, fixtures, measuring equipment.

  • Ability to read blueprints and work from process sheets.

  • Understanding of health and safety requirements relating to CNC operations.

  • Ability to communicate effectively in English and follow written and verbal instructions. Must be able to interact productively and professionally with individual engineers, department managers, machine operators and other production personnel.

  • Knowledge of geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T).

  • Ability to use standard shop tools and gauges.

  • Ability to read blueprints or work to verbal instructions.

  • Ability to machine and measure 0.0001” or less tolerances.

  • Ability to remain flexible towards changes in scheduled duties on a daily basis.

  • Ability to work on own initiative without constant supervision.

  • Conventional lathe and or hone experience is a plus.


    Physical requirements: Position requires ability to frequently 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.



    Affirmative Action/EOE

    We are an equal opportunity employer. Principals only; if you are a recruiter, or represent a search firm, you must be under contract prior to submitting resumes to Photo-Sonics, Inc.


















Company Description
Government contractor

Photo-Sonics, Inc.


9131 Independence Ave.

Los Angeles, CA



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