We are currently looking for experienced Conventional machinists. The incumbent must be able to setup and operate engine lathes, knee & bore mills machines with little or no supervision needed, must be able to read blueprints, and be able to make adjustments to offsets accordingly.
Summary of Position:
Set up and operate specific machine tools to produce close tolerance machined parts per engineering routing instructions, with little or no supervision from Team Leader required.
Essential Job Requirements:
Setup/teardown of machine tools load and/or unload jaws, fixtures, tooling as needed
Download programs from central database
Make minor program changes as needed to improve process
Load and unload parts from machine
Frequent inspection of finished product to control quality through the machining process
Monitor cutting tools and make adjustments as needed, make machine offsets and index or change inserts as needed
Make tooling changes as needed to improve process
Keep immediate area clean and orderly
Machine toolssuch as but not limited to Engine Lathes, Knee and Bore Mills, or VTL's
Our ideal candidate is motivated by daily and weekend overtime.
1st Shift: Monday
Friday (7:30 AM - 4:00 PM)
2nd Shift: *Monday
Thursday (4:00 PM - 2:30 AM) "4-10's"
Special Work Week Shift: Friday
Minimum of 3-5 years of machining experience
Horizontal-Vertical lathes, Mills and/or Mill-Turn Machines
Read and understand engineering routing and process drawings
Ability to determine when cutting tools are dull and should be changed or indexed
Ability to use measuring instruments, including but not limited to calipers, micrometers, height gauges, depth gauges, etc.
Ability to use mechanical equipment, such as pallet jacks, jib cranes, die grinders, belt sanders, files
Good working knowledge of math and minimal trigonometry
Ability to follow complex written and verbal instructions
Ability to read and comprehend drawings and shop routing.
Solar Turbines Incorporated