Harris Corporation Tool Maker in Columbia, Maryland

Tool Maker 8/7/18--ManufacturingUSA - MD - Columbia




Job ID: ES20180708-26508


Job Title: Toolmaker - Columbia, MD

Job Code: ES20190708-26508

Job Description:

Harris Corporation is seeking a self motivated toolmaker to run our CNC machine shop and help deliver mission critical solutions for a variety of customers at our Columbia, MD location.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Responsible for planning, CAM and G-Code programming, layout, setup and operating a variety of major CNC vertical mills and lathe machine centers as well as conventional machine tools.

  • Works closely with Engineering team members using CAD(SolidWorks) models and drawings, process sheets and sketches to perform precision machining operations.

  • Checks and inspects fabricated parts to model and drawing requirements using a CMM as well as a host of inspection devices including calipers, micrometers, pin gages, etc.

  • Work may include sheet metal operations, or machine hardware and assemblies.

  • Interactively works with team members and makes recommendations concerning use improvement with materials and design.


  • High School Graduate with minimum of 6+ years’ experience.

  • Must be experienced and proficient with CAM programming using FeatureCAM or equivalent.

  • Must be familiar with SolidWorks CAD tool or equivalent solid modeling design software.

  • Detailed knowledge of 3+2 axis CNC vertical machine centers as well as CNC lathes.

  • Should have good computer proficiencies with typical office tools including MS Word and Excel.

  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision, facilitate shop flow and ensure that fabrication schedule requirements are met.

  • Must be a US citizen who is able to obtain and maintain a US Secret security clearance.

Desired Skills:

  • MIG and TIG welding experience is a real plus.

  • Active secret clearance.

By submitting your resume for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your resume, 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.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.


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LocationUSA - MD - Columbia