Machinist Co-Op

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Build an Aviation Career You’re Proud Of

We’re committed to the quality of work we do at every level. You’ll achieve more with us through our training, high standards, and focus on preparation. Help us set the bar high across our entire organization so we can keep making an impact on the aviation world.

Help us set the bar high across our entire organization so we can keep exceeding customer expectations. You’ll play a vital role in ensuring the reliability of aviation repair and maintenance through training and preparation.

StandardAero is looking for Machinist Co-Ops to earn on the job training at our Cincinnati, Oh component repair shop. 

With skilled supervision to perform the following:

  • Setup, programming, and operation on CNC horizontal/vertical lathes and mills
  • Set up and run fixtures and parts on manual lathes and/or VTLs.
  • Reads and interprets, blueprints, technical work instructions, specifications, and engine manuals in order to determine the machining sequences and operations to be performed
  • Ability to set up a component for machining, including indicating, tramming, and restraining the work piece.
  • Has a solid understanding of machining parameters for different alloy types and can interpret and apply geometric dimensioning and tolerancing.
  • Ability to use a variety of precision measurement equipment, such as calipers, gages, and micrometers to obtain dimensions down to +/- 0.0002”
  • Continually updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and training programs.
  • Moves between production assignments that utilize multiple skills endorsements as needed to support production requirements.
  • Responsible for observing all applicable safety requirements and reporting immediately any unsafe practices/conditions.
  • Carries out other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Current student enrolled in a Machining Vocational program
  • Ability to use of precision measuring instruments and hand tools.
  • Ability to read, understand and interpret blueprints.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds (unassisted).
  • Must be a US Citizen or a US Permanent Resident
  • Regularly required to stand for prolonged periods.

Desired Characteristics

  • High degree of mechanical aptitude, accuracy, and precision.
  • Understanding of manufacturing processes, fabrication methods and processes.
  • Strong mathematical aptitude.
  • Working knowledge of related company instructions, company processes, reworks process instructions, original equipment manufacturer manuals and MSDS labels.

What makes a good fit for StandardAero

We love people who take pride in their work and being collaborative with their team. We work together and support each other. We’re very team oriented too and that is greatly valued. We also believe in getting the job done, whatever it takes and that’s a work-ethic that is often hard to describe. We love that too —it’s what makes us great partners and teammates to each other. We are respectful of each other and who we are, and welcome people from all walks of life and give everyone open access to learn and build skills. If this sounds like a great fit for you, we hope you apply and join us.

Inclusivity Is Our Standard

StandardAero offers equal employment opportunities for all. Our supportive environment celebrates diversity with no room for harassment or discrimination of any kind. We invite you to be who you are and experience our welcoming culture.

Raising the Standard of Excellence since 1911

With over a century of proven excellence, StandardAero has become an industry leader in MRO services and customized solutions in the aerospace field. Our shared values and learning-based culture inspire our team to exceed their potential and power our customers’ missions worldwide. With on-the-job training, advancement opportunities, and excellent benefits, StandardAero invites you to experience a fulfilling and meaningful career with us.



Blueprint Reading Machining

Contact Information

Chris Carie


Job Posting Dates
09/20/2023 - 12/31/2023
Position Type
Internship/ Co-Op
17.00-19.00 /hr
11550 Mostellar Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45241
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