The essential job function of the CNC Machinist is to program and setup CNC equipment for manufacturing of parts at production rates and quality standards.
Set up and prove out process on various CNC Turning, Mil-Turn, Swiss and/or Vertical Milling Machines – (CNC Machines) involving intricate tooling in a wide range of close tolerance applications.
Develop machining approaches and G Code programs for new complex jobs. Must validate process from development through first piece and production run rate for repeatability.
Regrind cutting tools when needed and operate manual equipment for development of work holding solutions.
Train and instruct others in the proper operation of equipment and manufacturing part processes to meet estimated run rate of quality parts.
Diagnose and correct processing, tooling or machining problems for a variety of jobs.
Make and/or recommend programming and job improvements, create and or update work instructions and routers for continuous improvement and cost savings opportunities.
Validate production rate as documented in the process instructions.
Support cost estimating functions including vendor communications and development of processing times and approaches for Sales.
Perform other duties as requested including support and/or actual machine operations to support production demands where necessary
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or GED
Minimum 5 years CNC machining and set-up experience (strength in turning is preferred)
Must be able to read complex blue prints and develop processing instructions
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals
Strong understanding of shop math and understanding the use and applications of Trigonometry.
Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent.
Lifting and Bending - Occasional bending and stooping.
Hearing - Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication.
Repetitive Motions – Some movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers.
Sitting – Maintaining body position by sitting at desk.
Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas through verbal means, including those activities in which one must convey detailed, spoken instructions to others accurately and/or quickly.
Visual – Requires vision sufficient to perform work dealing largely with preparing and analyzing data and figures, operating computer terminal, and reading.
Job ID: 212476
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.