Machinists and CNC Operators are responsible for operating machines within the machine shop to produce parts to dimensional tolerances called out on CAD drawings. They shall need to know how to select feeds and speeds based on alloy type to obtain the best cutting conditions which produce the longest tool life.
Duties and Responsibilities
Use shop machines to produce production parts to print requirements.
Use calipers, micrometers, or other types of measurement devices to check part dimensions.
Read print drawings and check part dimensions against print tolerances.
Use shop machines to produce tooling, fixtures, or other parts as assigned.
Maximize tool life.
Maintain equipment in clean, good working order.
Other duties and projects as assigned by the Production Manager, or Plant Manager.
Knowledge and Skills
Use Understand basic machine operation.
Able to read print drawings.
Attention to detail in all work aspects.
Able to use a caliper, micrometer, and tape measure.
Know how to determine speed and feed rates.
Required ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks.
Good communication skills.
Excellent judgment and decision making Skills
Ability to write clearly and concisely.
Education and Experience
Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with all employees.
Ability to operate successfully multiple facility machines including at least three mid-level skilled machinery.
Heavy industrial equipment used.
Stress to reach manufacturing goals.
Physical Demands of the Position
Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time
Occupation requires this activity ~50% of the time
Occupation requires this activity 66%+ of the time
Reach Above Shoulder
Squat or Kneel
Over 100 lbs
Working Conditions/Miscellaneous Requirements
With the exception of clerical, administrative, and some management positions, which require indoor work, the physical environment requires the employee to work both inside and outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, dry/arid and dusty conditions. Employees are required to use personal protective equipment as environmental conditions dictate.
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