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Machinist B

Camden, Arkansas

Job ID 11582
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L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across space, air, land, sea and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 50,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.

Job Title:  Machinist B

Job Code: 11582

Job Location:  Camden, AR

Job Schedule: 4/10 Employees work 10 hours per day, 4 days a week 1st shift

Job Description:

Aerojet Rocketdyne is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to its space, missile defense, strategic, tactical missile and armaments customers throughout domestic and international markets. We offer a complete line of propulsion products for launch vehicles, missile defense, and advanced hypersonic propulsion. This site is our center of excellence for development as well as high-complexity production programs where we produce and develop a variety of energetic assemblies for rocket propulsion.

This position operates a CNC lathe to make parts, mechanisms, tools or machines to exacting tolerances and dimensions. Works under general supervision and following established instruction. Performs assignments requiring general use and application of concepts, practices, and techniques.

Essential Functions:

  • Fabricates piece parts per work instructions, drawings and specifications through the use of required machine tools.
  • Inspects piece parts per work instruction and drawing requirements. 
  • Operates machine tools. Will machine energetic materials remotely.
  • The machinist may need to work weekends and off hour shifts to maintain schedule.
  • Uses, adjusts, cleans and stores the tools, machinery and equipment used.
  • Keeps records and reports of the use of equipment.
  • May assist in making estimates of the time and materials required to complete an assignment.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 4 years of prior machinist experience or 2 years post. Secondary/Associates Degree with 0 to 2 years of prior machinist experience.
  • Requires manual/CNC experience.

​​​​​​​Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Associate's degree in Machine Tool Technology a plus.
  • Familiarization of machine tools and equipment, machine shop procedures and practices, principals and properties is preferred.
  • Knowledge of basic mathematic principles to solve problems is preferred.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and relate to all levels of employees is preferred.
  • Valid driver's license is preferred.

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

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