Full-Time CNC Machinist, swing shift
Operates multi-axes computer numerical control (CNC) milling machine or lathe to machine surfaces of metallic and nonmetallic work pieces by performing the following duties.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
- Loads material in machine. Starts machine and observes cutting operation.
- Ability to finish set up of a machine with minimal assistance and within a reasonable time frame.
- Makes offsets independently to finish the set up process.
- Sets up and replaces tools without supervision.
- Recognizes tool wear before dimensions are affected.
- Posts and loads programs into the machine.
- Ability to make basic changes to programs on machines.
- Understanding and beginning to participate in tooling and fixture programming.
- Compares numerical data display with specifications on operations sheet.
- Adjusts tool lengths and fixture offsets if required.
- Monitors tooling usage for maximum cost effectiveness.
- Responsible for the accuracy and quality of the part. Authorized to stop processes to ensure quality.
- Responsible for machine turnovers to adjacent shift operators.
- Works overtime as required.
- May provide assistance, guidance, and knowledge to other Machinist.
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Associate’s degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; a minimum of one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Excellent communication skills. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating/maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, routers and inspection procedures. Ability to read and interpret blueprints. Ability to read and understand G and M code programming.
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry or ability to use a trig book. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Demonstrates mechanical aptitude. Operates basic measuring equipment such as micrometers, calipers, surface plate checks and optical comparators.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand. The employee frequently is required to use hands to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to walk and sit. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes and airborne particles. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.