Lead Machinist and Shop Supervisor
Skyfish is building
the next generation of drone technology.
Skyfish is headquartered in Stevensville, Montana, a short drive from nearby Missoula. At Skyfish you will join a team of talented individuals focused on developing best-in-class autonomous drones to measure, map, and model critical infrastructure. You'll be joining a dynamic technology start-up that is poised to change the paradigm of data collection and precision measurement.
Skyfish is looking for a seasoned professional to lead our machine shop in Florence, Montana and contribute to our mission. As Skyfish is a rapidly growing startup, the candidate will need to work well in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines.
- Oversee and manage a 2-person machine shop, ensuring efficient operation and production
- Coordinate with team members to prioritize tasks, manage workload, and meet deadlines
- Program and operate CNC machines to produce parts
- Ensure all machined components meet quality standards and specifications
- Utilize SolidWorks CAD software for design, modification, and prototyping of components
- Collaborate with the engineering team to optimize designs
- Maintain inventory levels, track usage, and ensure timely replenishment of essential materials, tools, and supplies
- Conduct regular inspections and quality checks and address any discrepancies that arise
- Create a collaborative and productive work environment for all shop staff
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in CNC programming, machining, and SolidWorks design
- Experience in a supervisory or leadership role is preferred
- High School diploma or equivalent required
- Technical training or certification in machining and CAD design is a plus
- Strong proficiency in CNC programming, machining, and SolidWorks CAD software
- Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills with strong verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to manage inventory and order supplies
- Strong organizational skills
- High degree of attention to detail
- BlueCross BlueShield health, vision, and dental insurance
- 401(k) plan
- Stock option plan
- Paid time off
- Paid holidays
- 4-day work week
Skyfish is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.