Trident Maritime Systems-Heavy Equipment Group

Machinist - 5 axis bridge mill (RB6) (Weekend/Days) Job at Trident Maritime Systems-Heavy Equipment Group in Rhinelander, WI


Machinist - 5 axis bridge mill (RB6) (Weekend/Days)
Come join a leader for over 160 years in mining and defense industries!
Job Location(s):
Rhinelander, WI
Start Date:
2 weeks
Employment Term:
Employment Type:
Full Time
Hours per Week:
Work Hours (i.e. shift):
Starting Salary Range:
Not Provided
Required Education:
Required Experience:
5 to 20+ years
Required Security Clearance:
Related Categories:
Defense/Military/Intelligence Analysis, Production - Metal/Plastic Workers, Production - Plant/System Operators

Position Description

Do you love the outdoors? Located in the beautiful Northwoods of Wisconsin.
Job includes opportunities to immerse yourself in the breath-taking natural beauty of the outdoors, with picturesque landscapes, tranquil lakes and scenic trails right at your door step. Enjoy work-life balance in a serene environment that fosters a deep connection with nature and offers abundant recreational activities for outdoor enthusiasts.
Whether you’re just starting or looking to further your career. Come apply with us at Trident Maritime Systems – Heavy Equipment Group. We offer 3-, 4- and 5-day work weeks.
Join us where you can work and play.
Benefits include but are not limited to:

  • 401K contribution

  • Long Term & Short Term Disability, Basic Life at no cost to the employee

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurances

  • Paid Holidays

  • Fitness company contribution

  • Referral Bonuses

  • Education Reimbursement

  • Company Events

  • Excellent PTO policy

JOB TITLE:  Machinist 5” CNC Bar, RB-4, RB-6, HN-80, 5” Manual Bar           

PLANT/DEPARTMENT:   RH Machine                       DIRECTED BY:   Machinist Team Lead;                                                                          Advisor; or Machine Production Coordinator

Team leaders, manufacturing engineers; welders, process, paint, tool crib, and production control


Leads and demonstrates safety in the workplace.  Set­up, enter or check programs and operate CNC machining equipment to perform standard or repetitive sequences of operations to meet close tolerance and finish requirements. Operations to include boring, milling, recessing, occasional profiling or contouring, etc. involving recognized tool and fixture applications and proven program format.  Work from instructions defining in detail tooling applications and coding, fixture and machine arrangements and console settings. Mount and secure tooling in rack, magazine or turret; align and secure fixtures and work piece and check to establish reference points. Manually cycle machine to check tooling, fixture and/or work alignment, clearances, stops, etc. to program specifications, make adjustments to bring tolerances and finish requirements to specifications. Note and report variations in program sequence, positioning, cycle time, etc. May recommend tooling arrangements, fixtures, operation sequence, etc. May make setups for and instruct Machine Operators of lower classification. Work from part drawings and specifications. Use a variety of precision measuring instruments. Requires a general knowledge of machine shop practices and techniques, machine operation and tooling, as acquired through experience plus additional training on CNC machining equipment.

  1. Perform daily OPM on assigned machine.
  2. Perform calibration of equipment as needed.
  3. Set up difficult parts with minimal or no assistance.
  4. Set up bore gages and inspection equipment needed to perform job.
  5. Ability to run five face software and perform calibration.
  6. Ability to foresee problems and resolve them.
  7. Work from advanced drawings and job layouts.
  8. Machine parts with a high level of quality.
  9. Ability to make all parts efficiently within guidelines.
  10. Ability and willingness to learn or run other machines.
  11. Functions as a team player with co-workers and other departments.
  12. Trains and mentors other employees.
  13. Operates advanced crane and rigging.
  14. Identifies and builds all of the necessary tools required.
  15. Ability to make program and major edits as required.
  16. Document and save all updates on setup sheets and program hard copies.
  17. Advanced math skills.
  18. Knowledge of speeds, feeds, and depth of cut of current tooling.
  19. Fill out all necessary paper work for each job.
  20. Other duties as assigned.
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant machining experience

  • Ability to Lift, Push or Pull up to 25 lbs individually and/or up to 50 lbs as a team
  • Long periods of standing.

PLEASE NOTE: Lake Shore Systems, Inc is excited to join Trident Maritime Systems and will be operating as the Trident Maritime Systems—Heavy Equipment Group. 

Equal Opportunity Employer of Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities/Affirmative Action Employer.
We comply with Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division.


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