Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES) is expanding its CNC machining capabilities and seeks a machinist to join our team. The position requires knowledge on conversational programming, machine operation, and maintenance of a Vertical Machining Center (VMC), as well as how to efficiently execute the machining process.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operate Haas VF-series VMC for high-speed machining of aluminum and copper components
  • Troubleshoot and execute initial machine/part setups
  • Set up tooling and materials to support machining production
  • Perform First Article Inspection (FAI) on fabricated parts
  • Perform routine maintenance on all shop equipment

Desired Qualifications

  • Three or more years of experience as a CNC machinist or technical degree in CNC Machining with two or more years as a CNC machinist
  • Familiarity with a Haas VF-series VMC is a plus
  • Ability to use precise measuring equipment to perform FAIs
  • Computer proficiency and a high level of attention to detail
  • Ability to safely lift up to 35 lbs. on a regular basis
  • Experience in an ISO-9001 environment is a plus


Shifts will be scheduled Monday through Friday with primary hours between 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (flexible), plus overtime.

Compensation and Benefits

Extreme Engineering Solutions offers a competitive compensation package with excellent benefits, including:

  • No-deductible, low-copay group health and dental insurance (90% employer paid)
  • Life insurance and long-term disability insurance (100% employer paid)
  • Paid time off, plus eight paid holidays a year
  • Safe Harbor 401(k) contribution
  • Participation in the employee stock ownership plan (ESOP)

X-ES also takes a casual, small-business approach to company culture. At our state-of-the-art office and manufacturing facility located in Madison’s growing tech corridor, there’s no formal dress code, flexible scheduling, and dedicated personal workspaces. Our employees kick back at regular company events and enjoy lunches from local pizza places and food carts. At X-ES, we strive to offer a comfortable, relaxed environment for our employees to do their best work.

About X-ES

When “rugged enough” isn’t rugged enough for embedded computing systems, industry leaders in the military, aerospace, industrial, and commercial sectors turn to Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES). Because we strive to be the premier provider of mission-critical embedded products while delivering exceptional levels of customer and employee satisfaction, we hire strong contributors and give them space to thrive. As a 100% employee-owned company, our employees both drive and directly benefit from our success. Together, we meticulously design and build products that stand up to some of the most extreme conditions on the planet.

Extreme Engineering Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or any other category protected by law.

All X-ES job postings and application procedures are posted in compliance with Section 39.08 of the Madison General Ordinances.

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