CNC Grinding Machinist

As a Chris Reeve Knives CNC Grinding Machinist, you will have a diverse and enriching experience from the get-go. Your job will entail producing precision machined parts for a well-established knife manufacturing company. You will work primarily in hollow grinding production, though additional help in the Grinding Department may be required.  The job is a full-time position, based in Boise, and designed for those who are interested in a diverse experience in machining. 

  • Conceptual Skills
  • Process Improvement
  • Verbal Communication
  • Functional and Technical Skills
  • Controls and Instrumentation
  • Supply Management
  • Tooling
  • Coordination
  • Inventory Control
  • Attention to Detail
  • Judgment
  • Perform typical machine shop operations. 
  • Detect and report defective materials and tools. 
  • Maintain work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follows prescribed safety procedures. 
  • Must be able to perform, but not limited to, the following tasks: milling, turning, drilling, tapping, de-burring, sawing and sanding. 
  • Perform inspection of machined products (First Article Inspection and In Process Sampling). 
  • Ability to use instruments such as preset comparator, gauges, calipers, micrometers. 
  • Complete and maintain paperwork for parts. 
  • Perform all other duties, as assigned, and demonstrate flexibility with changing work flows.
  • Must be able to frequently lift/push/pull objects that are 85 pounds or heavier.

JOB TYPE: Full-time

SCHEDULE: Mon-Thurs 7AM-5:30PM or 5AM-3:30PM

PROFESSIONAL LEVEL: Intermediate to expert

PAY: Competitive, depending on experience. Benefits available after 90 days.

REQUIRED EDUCATION: High school or equivalent or graduation from certified technical school.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: CNC/Programming experience and 4-6 years of machine shop experience