Nightforce Optics
  • 14-Apr-2021 to Until Filled (PST)
  • Machine Shop
  • Orofino, ID, USA
  • DOE - Pay will be commensurate with skills and experience
  • Hourly
  • Hourly

Comprehensive health benefits package including paid holidays, PTO and 401k plan

Are you searching for an exciting career opportunity with a great company? A fast-paced, fun work environment with a full complement of benefits and some great employee perks? We are a benchmark for high-quality, high-performance products and our employees are hard-working, dedicated individuals. If you fit that mold and meet the qualifications for our position, we'd love to have you join us!


This position is responsible for assisting in the day to day operation of the production machine shop. This position requires the ability to set-up and run all machines and manual tasks related to the machine shop. The CNC Machinist works closely with the Machine Shop management to see that the shop runs at top efficiency and deadlines are met. We currently work 4-10 hour shifts per week.


  • Two years of experience with all aspects of a machine shop, including CNC machining operations and programming, required
  • Must be experienced in small, extremely precise parts and assemblies
  • Must have full working knowledge of inspection and tolerance techniques
  • Must possess the visual acuity for working with small precision parts
  • Must possess the ability to setup and run CNC machines
  • Must have knowledge of outside processes including anodizing, heat treating and parts finishing
  • Must understand all aspects of thread fits and gaging
  • Multi-task machining experience would be considered a plus
  • Must be a self-starter with an ability to work with a positive attitude in a team atmosphere
  • Must be able to optimize programs and machines to run as efficiently as possible
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time

Core Accountabilities:

  • Program, set-up and run CNC Machines
  • Assist in the coordinating of production needs with personnel and machines
  • Assist in the implementation of new production techniques to improve production levels and quality
  • Help monitor the overall quality of parts and assemblies produced in the shop
  • Assist in machine maintenance
  • Assist in the inspection and documentation of all parts going through the shop
  • Assist in facilitating outside processes including anodizing, heat treating and parts finishing
  • Assist in day-to-day production and safety training, as needed
  • All other tasks, as assigned

Note: All job offers are contingent on passing pre-employment requirements, including a drug screen and criminal background check. Applicants must also be a "US Person" as defined by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).

Nightforce Optics is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, disability or any other category protected by law.

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