Counties: Frederick

Type of Apprenticeship: Youth (High School)

Occupation: CNC Operator Assistant

Industry: Manufacturing

Sponsor: Frederick County Public Schools

Sponsor Address: c/o FCPS 191 South East Street, Frederick, MD 21701

Job Description: The CNC operator youth apprentice will learn all operations for production machining including, milling, machine setups, tapping, etc. as well as perform a variety of assignments requiring the application of standard engineering techniques for developing models (including 3D printing) and production documentation. The apprentice will also create and download machine programs; learn and assist in assembly and other assigned secondary operations, machine setups, upkeep maintenance of equipment, in-process inspections, daily routine maintenance, monitoring and maintaining the cleanliness of the work environment, and coordinating packaging/shipping of products.

Program Length: 450 Hours

Total Weekly Hours: Minimum 10

Starting Wage: $11.00

Minimum Age: 16

Minimum Education: Must be enrolled in the Frederick County Public School System

Other: More information can be found on https://www.fcps.org/academics/apprentice-program

About FJB Engineering

Since 1970, we have provided precision-machined, high accuracy components for today’s most demanding instruments and technologies. Serving the private and public sectors, we supply the highest quality parts for applications including biotech, defense, aerospace, robotics, telecommunications, satellite, medical, and communication test instrumentation.

FJB’s commitment to quality is evident in precision craftsmanship, combining the latest manufacturing technology with the most demanding production controls and quality assurance techniques.

The result: consistently accurate fine precision, close tolerance parts.