Gables Search Group Monroe , MI 48161
Job Title: CNC Machine OperatorDepartment:
ManufacturingReports To: Production Supervisor Essential functions Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and set up requirements.
Measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points on material on work piece as guides for subsequent machining.
Selects, aligns, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines such as mills, lathes, jig borers, grinders and shapers.
Calculates and sets 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.
Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, and adjusts machine controls or control media as required.
Verifies conformance of finished work piece to specifications.
Sets up and operates machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data.
Confers with engineers, production personnel, programmers and others to resolve machining issues.
Mandatory overtime required as needed.
Competencies Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Demonstrates attention to detail.
Ability to work independently on assigned tasks.
Takes initiative; motivated self-starter.
Team Player - gives and welcomes feedback; contributes to building a positive team spirit.
Flexible to changes in the work environment; able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
Qualifications Journeyman certification or equivalent experience.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Word and Excel) preferred.
Physical Demands/Work Environment Regularly required to stand Required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms.
Must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate