United Technologies Corporation Machine Operator I in Pueblo, Colorado

Job ID: 50960BR

City: Pueblo

State: Colorado

Country: United States

Category: Operations: Production Worker

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Every second a plane takes off with UTC Aerospace Systems equipment onboard. From space exploration and defense to today’s more electric, more intelligent, more integrated aircraft – our systems make modern flight possible. And by “make it possible,” we mean: we start it, power it, control it, ventilate it, quiet it, land it, stop it and monitor it. We have more than 41,000 employees across 26 countries working at the forefront of technological innovation. Thanks to their efforts, our global reach and our market-leading position, we do big things no one else can do.

Today, the fully integrated landing systems we design, test and manufacture help millions of passengers reach their destinations safely. But we aren’t satisfied with today’s success. Our global Landing Systems team is committed to continuous improvement – we work hard to make our solutions lighter-weight, stronger and more technically advanced, so that plane travel can be safer, more affordable and more sustainable in the years to come. We are looking for the best and brightest to fly and land with us!

The Machine Operator I is primarily an entry level machine operator and hardware inspector. Emphasis is placed on cross training between the various Refurb processes and equipment for preparation for advancement to next operator level (Machine Operator II).

Role responsibilities include:

•Learn all necessary machining operations and product flow for all department operations

•Ability to work as a team member with limited supervision

•Learn, understand and effectively read blueprints including geometrical dimension and tolerance (GD&T

•Learn, perform limited set-up, and operate equipment including

•Operate machinery including: Profilometer, Manual Mill, Engraver, Scale, Computer, Hardware Press, Drill Press, Shot Peen Machine and Auto-deriveter

•Learn and perform limited set-up of CNC equipment

•Operate required gauging to perform and/or inspect work

•Stage parts and hardware for next operation including breakdown of field returns

•Become proficient in the use of the Refurb MES system

•Learn, understand and follow established environmental, health and safety standards and procedures while performing daily duties. Is constantly aware of, and looks for, ways to eliminate safety hazards and improve the overall safety of the workplace

•Learn, understand and effectively follow Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions

•Learn and maintain 5S standards of a clean, organized work area •Utilize Lean Manufacturing tools such as KAS, 5S, TPM and other continuous process improvement tools

•Monitor metrics in the work area. Take appropriate and timely action when metrics indicate downward trends or fall below acceptable limits


Minimum one year manufacturing experience.

•Ability to problem solve and exercise creativity to develop and/or implement practical solutions.

•Mechanical aptitude desired

Ability to work 3-day/12-hr shift schedule, including holidays and weekends

Must be able to verify US person status

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.