The CNC Machinist 2 sets up and operates manual and numerical control equipment to cut and form metal work pieces to specification.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities include the following:
Regular and predictable attendance required.
Capable of reading and interpreting blueprints and engineering documentation.
Must be familiar with and capable of operating all production equipment utilized within the machining work center.
Able to work with minimal supervision and assists with cross-training of lesser skilled dept. personnel.
Must have comprehensive knowledge and understanding of all personal protective equipment (PPE) utilized within the dept.
Must comply with all CEFD safety and housekeeping policies at all times.
Will be required to perform material handling duties within the dept. as necessary to ensure production throughput.
Reviews setup sheets and specifications to determine setup procedure, machining sequence and dimensions of finished work piece.
Attaches fixture to machine bed and positions and secures work piece in fixture according to setup instructions.
Assembles cutting tools in tool holders and positions tool holders in machine spindles as specified or inserts cutting tools in specified machine magazines.
Manipulates controls and enters commands to index cutting tool to specified set point and to start machine.
Observes and listens to machine operation to detect malfunctions such as worn or damaged cutting tools. Changes cutting tools and location of work piece during machining process as specified in setup instructions.
Measures work piece for conformance to specifications.
Adjusts machine feed and speed and changes cutters to machine parts according to specifications when automatic programming is faulty or machine malfunctions.
Machines materials other than metal such as composites, plastic, and rubber.
Must be able to multi-task and adjust quickly to a high paced teamwork environment.
Must be able to work up to 10 to 12 hours per day Monday through Friday as needed to
ensure SO requirements are completed ahead of schedule.
Flexibility to work weekends as required.
Must be analytical, organized, highly motivated and capable of making sound decisions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High School diploma, GED, technical school training or 3+ years equivalent combination of education and experience. Previous experience as a CNC machinist is required. Must have strong, demonstrative abilities to read, analyze and interpret technical information on blue prints while working in a fast paced production environment.
Must be able to speak and understand English.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos and to write simple correspondence.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
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.
The physical demands of the position include: constant standing, walking, reaching,
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand
and use hands 10-12 hours/day.
Material handling demands include: occasional lifting from floor level to work surface
up to 50 lbs. and constant lifting up to 10 lbs.
Vision abilities required by this job include: close vision, distance vision, color vision,
peripheral vision and depth perception.
Comtech Telecommunications Corp