Machinist III - Kalispell

$27.00 - $37.40 hourly
  • Applied Materials
  • Kalispell, MT, USA
  • May 28, 2024
Full time Machining Manufacturing

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

Journeyman machinist with CNC turning & milling experience and moderate programming experience. 

Above average skills in blueprint reading (including GD&T), Math, computers, and G&M code

Working knowledge of common materials & cutting tools.  Moderate  experience with materials including exotic plastics and specialty cutting tools

Formal or OJT CAM training

Performs rev control and places ECR's

CAD skills including DXF, IGES & STP

Create 2 and 3 axis mill programs including 3D surfacing, tilt & rotary mill programs, 5 axis mill programs C Axis lathe programs, EDM programming, laser programming, water jet programming using a combination of the above mentioned skills

Demonstrated machining proficiency at an expert level, (10+yrs experience).

Moderate jig & fixture design

Maintain a safe working environment by watching tool path graphics and proof reading code eliminating errors before they get to the floor

Other Requirements: This position may require standing for extended periods of time, walking, working in tight spaces, bending, squatting, twisting, kneeling, reaching, lifting, the ability to distinguish between colors, the ability to work in an environment with noise that may be difficult for some individuals with sensitivity to noise, and the use of hand and power tools

Functional Knowledge

  • Has developed advanced specialized expertise within a analytical/scientific area to perform the most complex work

Business Expertise

  • Has a good understanding of how related teams coordinate their efforts and resources to achieve objectives


  • May act as a lead for the team, may allocate work and provide subject matter guidance to more junior team members

Problem Solving

  • Exercises judgment, based on previous experience, practices and precedents, to identify and solve problems that arise with little or no precedent


  • Impacts the effectiveness of own team and closely related teams

Interpersonal Skills

  • Exchanges ideas and information effectively; uses tact and diplomacy when dealing with others



Associate's Degree

Years of Experience:

7 - 10 Years

Additional Information

Time Type:

Full time

Employee Type:

Assignee / Regular



Relocation Eligible:


U.S. Salary Range:

$27.00 - $37.40

The salary offered to a selected candidate will be based on multiple factors including location, hire grade, job-related knowledge, skills, experience, and with consideration of internal equity of our current team members. In addition to a comprehensive benefits package, candidates may be eligible for other forms of compensation such as participation in a bonus and a stock award program, as applicable.

For all sales roles, the posted salary range is the Target Total Cash (TTC) range for the role, which is the sum of base salary and target bonus amount at 100% goal achievement.

Applied Materials is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law.