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Machinist 1

Triumph Group

Triumph Group

West Hartford, CT, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 24, 2023

Machinist 1


West Hartford, CT, US, 06110-1328

Business Unit:  Systems and Support
Function:  Operations

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.

Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.


Triumph Engine Control Systems is a leading independent aerospace fuel system supplier for the commercial, military, helicopter and business jet markets. Based in West Hartford, CT, Triumph employs approximately 500 employees. The Company’s key products and services include electronic engine controls, fuel metering units and main fuel pumps for both the OE and aftermarket / spares end markets.


The 2nd shift Machinist produces production by operating specialized manufacturing machines with minimal supervision. This is a bargaining unit position (UAW), with an excellent wage and benefits package. We are seeking individuals with significant experience in grinding and assembly.


Candidates will set-up and perform all operations relating to the manufacturing of components produced in multiple manufacturing cells. Responsible for assuring productivity levels are optimized. 

•Troubleshooting malfunctions when possible and alerting the appropriate personnel when necessary. 
•Regulating machining by utilizing machine instrumentation knowledge, including setting and adjusting controls. 
•Meeting production deadlines by following manufacturing schedules and procedures.  
•Operating manufacturing machines, such as a CNC lathe, mill drill, grinding machine, CNC mill machines and deburring. Also required are honing and lapping, manual OD, experience with riveting and bearing swaging/flaring. 
•Using blueprints or design sketches to ensure proper dimensions and tolerance levels of the finished product.


Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: 

High School Diploma or greater; 3-5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment. General run of machine shop operations, floor assembly, and usual shop maintenance. Hydo-mechanical and electronic manufacturing environment.

Physical Requirements (Lifting, Bending, Stretching, etc.)



All Positions at Triumph Engine Control Systems require access to information or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US Citizens or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently all applicants must be US Citizens or US Permanent Residents (*green card holders*) and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights to be considered for a position. 
An Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability.

Please be aware that the Company requires all employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19.  This position will require the successful candidate to obtain OR show proof of a vaccination.  The Company is an equal opportunity employer, and will provide reasonable accommodation to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated consistent with federal, state, and local law.

Please contact us if you require assistance in applying for Triumph Group and we will provide reasonable accommodations via HRDepartment@triumphgroup.com. If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here