Full Time Position

On site in Sun Valley, CA

Schedule: 3:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Compensation Range: $22.00 - $32.00 per hour (depending on experience + night differential pay)

What LA Gauge Offers

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401K Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • 11 Paid Holidays

We are looking for a Manufacturing Quality Inspector/CMM Operator who is responsible for interpreting blueprints and sketches to ensure that dimensional characteristics of size, shape, and feature location are correct and meet specific standards before they are used in the manufacturing process.

Job Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • 3+ years of experience in an inspection environment (Aerospace Preferred)
  • Basic math skills required
  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs
  • Computer skills with various programs (Microsoft Suite, Zeiss, Calypso)
  • Knowledge of manual machines, lathes, grinders
  • Knowledge of aerospace standards (AS 9100, ISO 9001)

Job Responsibilities:

  • Read and review blueprints to determine part dimensions and tolerances of finished work pieces
  • Performs sequence of operations and setup requirements
  • Identify ideal method of inspection for parts using CMM
  • Ability to use machine shop tools (micrometers, calipers, indicators)
  • Provides support to leadership team as needed
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Company Description:

For 65 years, L.A. Gauge Company (LAGC) has set the standard for ultraprecision machining and optics, delivering on time the most reliable, complex, and critical hardware for the aerospace, defense, and nuclear industries. Holding machining tolerances of 40 millionths of an inch and optical flatness to 20th wave, LAGC is committed to delivering to the market ‘American Precision At Its Best’.

L.A. Gauge Company strives to continuously improve and lead innovation in lean manufacturing practices. It continues to be the one-stop-shop for the most stringent machining requirements for all major aerospace companies, including Lockheed Martin, Boeing, Raytheon, Northrop Grumman, and General Dynamics.