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Benchmark Electronics looking for Machinist Lathe & H/V Mill exp- Concord, CA


Sep 11, 2020
Are you a proven team player in a machining shop environment? Do you have a passion for CNC Machining? Are you looking to jump-start your career with a fast-growing company with a global presence? Our client list reads like a "Who's Who" of Original Equipment Manufacturers requiring precision mechanical production capabilities including close-tolerance machining and electromechanical clean room assembly. Our product lines include equipment for the Semiconductor and Scientific Instrumentation markets. If this sounds great to you, then you may have what we're looking for! You'll work with some of the most prominent people in the industry who love to train the right people. This is a great opportunity to slingshot your CNC career!

Precision Technologies, the MECHANICAL MANUFACTURING division of Benchmark Electronics, is looking for a few career-minded MACHINIST II who are experienced in operating and setting up CNC machines for our Concord, CA location on 1st shift (days) and 2nd shift (swing). We are strongly interested in individuals who have experience working with Mazak machines. You'll have the opportunity to be an integral part of our aggressive growth strategy by working on a successful and fast-paced equipment manufacturing team.

Essential Functions and Competencies

• You'll work on close-tolerance, multi-axis machines producing parts using complex blueprints and layout drawings.
• Sets up and operate lathes, millers, shapers, grinders, planers and power drills. Works from blueprints, sketches and verbal instructions.
• Performs highly diversified machining operations such as boring, turning, facing, reaming, grinding, milling and tapering.
• Performs work on machined parts, forgings and casting which are of varying degrees of complexity in mature and critically dimensioned.
• Determines and maintains the proper operational sequences at all times, makes all necessary mathematical calculations to complete the job.
• Determines the appropriate feeds and speeds for all operations.
• Performs simple welding, brazing, silver soldering and heat treating.
• Checks own work. Usually works to tolerances of +-.001 +-.0005.
• Set-ups, operates, alters, repairs and plans own work.
• Does complex checking and interprets results of own work by setting up and operating such instruments as air gauges, electro-limit gauges, and size blocks.


We need people with strong time management skills who are self-directed, take initiative, and are capable of working in a fast-paced environment while juggling multiple priorities.

What would really impress us: • Experience in a Contract Manufacturing environment • New Product Introduction • 2- year technical degree (or apprenticeship certificate) • Great communication and a service-driven attitude

Education Requirements

What we need from you: • High-school diploma • 6 or more years' experience setting up and operating multi-axis CNC machines

Employee Benefits
Full time employees will be eligible for our great benefits package; including Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, 401K, 2 weeks paid time off each year, paid holidays, education reimbursement, personal protective equipment reimbursement, and commuter benefits assistance. Employees who work the evening and weekend shifts are eligible for a shift differential!

We welcome applicants from outside of the bay area that will help contribute to our diverse workforce.

Please apply online at http://careers.bench.com