Job Description:[*]Observes operation of machine and verifies conformance of machined work piece to specifications. [*]Ability to work with assorted hand tools in close quarters. [*]Demonstrates proficiency on Multiple Spindle Machines and either Brown and Sharpe or Davenport Machines or CNC Machines. [*]Inspects or measures work, using ruler, gauges, micrometers, and calipers. [*]Able to lift up to 50 pounds to perform job duties. [*]Maintains oil for cutting and lubricants for internal parts and keeps filters and lines free of chips [*]Must be thoroughly experienced in the operation of the machine after it has been set up. [*]Operator maintains setup of machine (changing or adjusting tools if necessary). [*]Reads blueprint or job layout for product specifications, such as dimension, tolerances, and tooling instructions, and determines sequence of operations. [*]Work as team player in assisting others as needed. [*]Operates bench grinder to sharpen tools. [*]Responsible for keeping machine and work area clean at all times. [*]Knowledge of basic math such as adding, subtraction, multiplication, decimals and division. [*]Works under the direction of job Coach with instruction from other setters and instructors as required. [*]Responsible for oiling bars before loading. [*]Reports daily work hours by use of Production card. [*]Responsible for weighing and recording own parts produced. [*]Responsible for having stock replaced by Plant Services before machine runs out. [*]Turns in Production Cards at end of each shift to determine hours worked on each job. [*]Possesses a tow motor license as needed for job duties.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: High school graduate or GED. Minimum of 6 months pervious factory experience. Experience as a Machinist Learner is beneficial to this job. Previous 3-5 years experience required
OTHER SKILLS: Blueprint Reading, Measurement and use of gauge, calipers and micrometers.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Tow Motor License
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The minimum ability to lift 50 pounds. 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.