Machine Shop Floor Supervisor


  • Supervise day to day operations of machining department.
  • Setting and managing daily priorities and productivity within the machine shop.
  • Coordinate with the Manufacturing Engineering department on new product development and implementation into production.
  • Coordinate with the Quality Assurance department to ensure inspection criteria are established and being followed.
  • Willing and able to assist in the training of operators/machinists as necessary.
  • Must be able to motivate, provide leadership and create a team environment.


  • Able to understand complex mechanical drawings and tolerances.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize a high number of set-ups and short run jobs.
  • Participate in the process of developing set-up sheets and CNC program retention process for all jobs.
  • Ability to develop and implement systems and procedures as they relate to process development, process flow, quality assurance and work order documentation.
  • Ability to institute process and procedural improvements in a machine shop environment is critical. 
  • Minimum 10 yrs. experience in the CNC machining industry, preferably in the metal Fabrication industry.
  • Possess a technical degree or equivalent experience.

At AST, we are committed to providing the ideal climate for personal and professional development for all of our team members. The value of work-life balance is crucial, and the health and happiness of our team is paramount. For this reason, we have crafted a benefits package for members of our team. Some benefits for full time employees include:

  • Medical / Dental / Vision
  • 401(k) Savings Plan
  • Company Sponsored Life Insurance
  • Short-term and Long-term Disability
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation / Sick Pay


950 Richmond Ave, Oxnard, CA, US, 93030

Job Type

Full Time

Company Bio:

Located in Ventura County, AST is in the “Gateway to California’s Central Coast”, located 60 miles northwest of Los Angeles and 2 miles from the Pacific Ocean and California’s Pacific Coast Highway.

Advanced Structural Technologies (AST) is an industry leading manufacturer of rotary forged and flow formed products for the aerospace, alternative energy, automotive, and military markets.  As a fully integrated contract manufacturing business, all process steps are completed on site in AST’s Oxnard  facilities.