Journeyworker Machinist

Journeyworker Machinist

LeanWerks, a growing Utah-based precision manufacturing and engineering company, is looking for a Journey Level Machinist / Senior Set-Up Technician who will support the manufacturing and engineering functions and has the potential to grow. The successful candidate will have a Journeyworker machinist certificate or equivalent skill level, at least 10 years of machining experience, a good working knowledge of GD&T, proficiency with CAD/CAM systems, and most importantly be passionate about manufacturing. Experience in aerospace manufacturing is a plus. A deep sense of responsibility, resourcefulness, and good listening skills are essential. This opportunity includes the following responsibilities:
  • Develop machine tool centric manufacturing processes:
    • Select order of operations
    • Cutting tool selection
    • CNC programming
    • Design and implement robust work-holding
    • Collaborate on in-process quality controls
  • Set-up and run first article and early stage production parts:
    • Process troubleshooting
    • Tool path optimization
    • Establish routines for load/unload, in-process inspections, & workcenter housekeeping
    • Collaborate on development of standards and techniques to followed in production
    • Adhere to documentation and file management standards
  • Mentor and train apprentices:
    • Participate in and contribute to LeanWerks’ Technical Excellence Training (TExT) apprenticeship
    • Create skill development assignments
    • Evaluate apprentice skill demonstrations for approval
  • Continuous improvement and 6S:
    • Daily clean-up
    • Contribute to improvement initiatives
Engineering Room We offer a can-do, engineering culture, with projects in the aerospace, defense, energy, and consumer products industries with customers from Utah to Canada and Mexico. LeanWerks offers very competitive compensation/benefits that include; profit sharing plan, health insurance, 401(k) plan, and education reimbursement. Swing and weekend shifts are available. U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Resident Alien status is required. To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to Alexis Jackson at and reference the “Journeyworker” opportunity.

My favorite thing about working at LeanWerks is the people for sure, no doubt. We have a pretty good crew that is fun to work with. Lucas, Journeyman Machinist at LeanWerks

Capabilities Snapshot

  • CNC Machining 3, 4, 5 axis milling
  • Lived tooled turning
  • Multitasking (11-axis)
  • Hard Turning/Milling
  • Machined Castings
  • Machined Forgings
  • Induction Brazing
  • Engineering:
    • Design for manufacturability (DFM)
    • Process Engineering
  • AS9100D/ISO9001:2015 Certification by NSF-ISR
    DDTC-ITAR Certified
  • Top Shop: HR Practices –
    Modern Machine Shop 2015
  • Technology Award: Business/Culture
    Practices – AMT/NTMA 2015
  • Best of State: Precision Manufacturing –
    Utah 2009
  • Utah 100 – Mountain West Capital
    Network 2008
  • Emerging Elite – Mountain West Capital
    Network 2005

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2767 Industrial Drive
Ogden, Utah 84401
Tel: 801-621-2134
Fax: 801-689-1550