This position will operate milling machines, lathes, saws and other specialized equipment. This position will also produce replacement parts and new parts in making repairs of metal parts of mechanical equipment.
Sets up, operates, and adjusts various types of conventional or automatic machines including lathes, drill presses, grinders, and other precision equipment.
Interprets written instructions, specifications and operation sequence or selects those prescribed in drawings, blueprints, or layouts.
Makes standard shop computations relating to dimensions of work, tooling, feeds and speed of machining.
Inspect, operate, and modify tooling. Able to use measuring tools (rulers, micrometers, calipers, coordinate measuring equipment, etc.) and hand or power tools (hand/air impact wrenches, screwdrivers, etc.)
Performs safety inspections in manufacturing setting.
Select proper coolants, cutting and lubrication oils, recognize when tools need dressing and to do so.
Two (2) years of experience required
Rotary and 5 Axis machining experience, knowledge of HAAS/MAZAK/HWACHEON and CNC programming and set-up experience a plus.
Extensive knowledge in mill and lathe machinist work, machine shop and tool room practices.
Ability to understand machine setup instructions, operate hand tools, power tools, overhead crane and hoist.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. This job has expired.
According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Employment in production occupations is projected to decline 4 percent, with a loss of about 423,200 jobs from 2019 to 2029. Technological advancements are expected to continue to replace many of the manufacturing workers that make up a large share of the production occupations. Fewer workers are expected to be needed in the manufacturing sector as many processes have become computer-controlled.
According to BLS, the median annual wage for production occupations was $37,440 in May 2020, which was lower than the median annual wage for all occupations of $41,950.
Here are some occupations within Manufacturing and Production:
Assemblers and Fabricators
Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians and Medical Appliance Technicians
Food and Tobacco Processing Workers
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers
Machinists and Tool and Die Makers
Metal and Plastic Machine Workers
Painting and Coating Workers
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers
Quality Control Inspectors
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators