The primary responsibility of this position is to set up and operate production machines such as vertical and horizontal machining centers.
Machine materials to drawing specifications. Reads and interprets drawings and specifications, to include Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T), as required.
Perform in process inspections where required.
Duties & Responsibilities
Study sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements
Measures, mark, and scribe dimensions and reference points on material or work piece as guides for subsequent machining
Select, align, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines such as mills and lathes
Calculate and set controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, and depth and angle of cut, or enters commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media
Start and observe machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, and adjust machine controls
Set up and operate machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data
Develop specifications from general description and draws sketches of part or product to be fabricated
Verify conformance of finished work piece to specifications
Confer with engineers, production personnel, programmers, or others to resolve machining or assembly problems
2-5 years experience in a machining environment
Prior experience with set und and operation of CNC machining centers (vertical, horizontal, rotary attachments)
Experience must be with CNC machines (Mills & Lathes)
Proficient in the use of quality control measuring devices (micrometers, gauges, indicators, scales calipers, etc.)
Ability to read and edit machine programs and comprehend GD&T
Mastercam programming experience
This position is considered SHOP / INDOOR WORK which is characterized as follows.
Primarily indoors during the day and occasionally at night.
Frequently working on or near moving equipment and vibrating equipment.
Noise is over 85 decibels.
Light is intense / glare.
Frequent exposure to airborne dust, fumes, and gases.
Physical Activity / Requirements
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.
This position is considered HEAVY work.