Gone are the days of the grease-covered, conventional manufacturing machinist. Today’s machinist must be highly trained with very specific education and
skills, working in high-tech manufacturing plants that are both clean and innovative. CNC machines, lean manufacturing, along with great housekeeping and state-of-the-art facilities give a more accurate picture of American manufacturing today. The need for trained machinists to fill hundreds of positions in San Diego County has reached critical mass.