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Machinist 1


Grand Prairie, TX, US, 75050

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.


Sets up and operates a variety of machine tools such has lathes, milling machines, shapers, planers, and precision grinders to make parts and tools to exact tolerances and dimensions.  Interprets blueprints, sketches, and engineering specifications; determining sequence of operations, number of cuts required, and method of setup; uses a variety of machinist's hand tools and precision measuring instruments; makes standard shop computations relating to dimensions of work; fits and assembles precision parts into mechanical equipment and determines materials, parts and equipment required.

  • Runs machine/machines for production by inspecting parts for malfunctions, troubleshooting malfunctions when possible and calling for repairs if necessary
  • Uses a variety of machinist's hand tools and precision making instruments
  • Fits and assemble precision parts into mechanical equipment and determines material, parts and equipment required
  • Regulates machining by utilizing machine instrumentation knowledge; setting and adjusting controls
  • Meets production deadlines by following production schedule and procedures and resolving production problems when they arise
  • Maintains a safe working environment by utilizing safety applications and keeping work areas clean
  • Other duties may be assigned


HS Diploma or GED required

Completion of a formal apprenticeship or equivalent training and/or previous experience as a Machinist

Technical/function knowledge

Mathematical skills

Good reasoning ability while exercising sound judgement

Ability to learn, understand and communicate effectively in writing and verbally.

Must of an understanding of Microsoft Office products and have good computer skills.  Within 90 days, must be able to gain an operational understanding of Triumph Operating System.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, 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 If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth