Feb 13, 2019

Machinist II

  • Nike
  • Oregon, USA
Full time Other

Job Description

Job Description

Always the innovators, Nike, Inc.'s Manufacturing and Engineering team dreams up new ways to make better-performing products faster and more efficiently. This world-class team challenges assumptions about how Nike's products are made and leads the company in pursuing ambitious sustainability goals, all while producing Nike's rich mix of product. Masters of teamwork, Manufacturing and Engineering works closely with design teams, categories, manufacturing partners, material suppliers and logistics providers across more than 40 countries on six continents. They navigate the complex geopolitical world with multiple supply chains and diverse ecosystems, while keeping their focus on manufacturing, materials, sustainability and creating quality products.


As our Machinist II, you'll provide leadership in the repair, maintenance, and fabrication of production and prototype tooling, molds, die fixtures, and machine parts to support our manufacturing facility by operating CNC milling machines, lathes, grinders, drill presses, saws and other equipment within the machine shop. You'll use blueprints, CAD design sketches, and Engineering specifications to ensure the proper dimensions and close tolerance levels of the finished product. You'll provide feedback and recommendations with business partners on design, machinability, improvements, and efficiencies. You'll create and generate complex tool paths in 2-D and 3-D machining programs and load files into machine to make minor adjustments. In addition, you'll maintain and complete all forms, files, and work orders and ensure safety measures are strictly followed.

The available shifts for this position are:

Day 2: Friday - Sunday with every other Monday from 5:30am - 5:30pm
Night 2: Friday - Sunday with every other Monday from 5:30pm - 5:30am


  • High School Diploma/GED or equivalent
  • Technical degree in Machine Manufacturing Technology or related field
  • 3 years' work experience in a machine shop or equivalent field
  • Experience/certification in Mastercam required
  • Experience in Delcam preferred but not required
  • Experience utilizing blueprints, sketches, and CAD drawings to fabricate parts
  • Experience drawing in CAD software
  • Ability to setup and operate a CNC machine (following set-up sheets)
  • Experience in 2-D CNC programming required. Experience in 3-D programming preferred
  • Experience with Hardinge BRIDGEPORT and OKUMA CNC machines preferred
  • Ability to use common machine tools, such as band saws, vertical saws, drill presses, pedestal grinders, lathes, manual mills, basic hand tools, and measurement instruments such as calipers and micrometers
  • Ability to lift and move tools and molds up to 30 pounds
  • Ability to meet physical requirements of stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching, pushing, hearing, reaching, and movement around work areas to accomplish job tasks
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to convey ideas and solutions to machining changes
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines and adapt to changing priorities and projects
  • Strong attention to detail

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