Fabricates sophisticated prototype instruments and devices for research which require unusual care and ingenuity of construction for their proper functioning.
Desired Education/Experience for Hiring
Technical high school or vocational school plus equivalent apprenticeship or service school; 12 years in versatile tool and die or job shop on all machines, including minimum of 3 years as a Senior Machinist at WHOI. Advanced knowledge and use of computer drafting and CAD/CAM program, as well as DFX conversion programs. Must be proficient in the advanced operation of 3-axis CNC milling machines and CNC lathes with tool changer; must have basic understanding of the operation of abrasive waterjet cutting machines and rapid prototyping machines.