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Fabrication Machinist

Manufacturing Sciences Corporation 

Oak Ridge, TN, USA

401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Vision


Why Work Here?

"Manufacturing Sciences Corporation is a well-established, small company looking for others who want to work in a team environment."

Manufacturing Sciences Corporation (MSC) is a Specialty Metal Manufacturer with the ability to process & manufacture technology metals in an Environmentally Sound, Safe and Controlled location.  We have over 35 years of experience with depleted Uranium.  We are the only commercial organization globally capable of casting, rolling, and machining products from depleted Uranium.  


We are a team-oriented facility where each member plays an important role in our safety and ability to deliver quality products on time and within customer specifications.  We are searching for individuals who want to contribute and make an impact while participating in our open, team-oriented culture.  We welcome candidates interested in working to join our organization as a Fabrication Machinist.



Essential Job Function/ Skills/ Responsibilities:

The Fabrication Machinist will operate computer numerical control machines to fabricate parts. Loads parts and materials in machine, cycles machine, detects malfunctions in machine operations such as worn or damaged cutting tools. Run production lots, communicate with co-workers regarding production runs, and maintain a safe, organized, and clean work environment.

  • Read, review and understand schematics, blueprints, and drawings before beginning production

  • Perform typical machine shop operations

  • Create, modify, load, and run programs, understand and be able to successfully navigate through Mastercam program database

  • Detect and report defective materials or questionable conditions to management or designee

  • Must be able to perform, but not limited to, the following tasks: milling, turning, drilling, tapping, de-burring, sawing, and sanding

  • Assure the quality of each part meets specifications

  • Assist in other work areas, including but not limited to, performing fabrication, lay-up, infiltration, furnace operation, and sandblasting

  • Ensure documentation, such as travelers and in-process check sheets, are being completed properly

  • Maintain all paperwork, time log, quality inspection sheets, rework sheets

  • Maintain work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follows prescribed safety procedures.

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Required Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or GED.

  • 2-3 years of machining experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • Good communication skills, attention to detail.

  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and use measuring devices.

  • Must be able to follow routers.

  • Use simple math to perform basic calculations.

Preferred Education & Experience:

  • 5 years prior machining experience

  • Tool and die experience a plus

  • Programing experience a plus



  1. Read and review schematics/ diagrams or drawings

  2. Attention to Detail

  3. Ability to do Basic Math

  4. Results Driven

  5. Work under routine supervision

Physical Job Demands:

  • Sitting – 10%

  • Standing - 75%

  • Walking – 10%

  • Other Duties - 5%, Bending, Stooping, Squatting Reaching, Pushing, Pulling, Lifting <50 lbs. without assistance

MSC is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vet Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.  EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY IS THE LAW.  For additional information go to:  EEO.pdf (


Posted on:July 1, 2022

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