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Machinist 1 - 3rd Shift

Apply Now Job ID R-335219 Date posted 04/11/2019

Job Description Summary

Set up, troubleshoot and operate computer numerically controlled machines and/or machining centers and related equipment. Perform multiple machining operations on various materials, as well as perform required dimensional and visual inspections.

24x7 machinist team. (12) hour shift - Night/Off shift. (3) day or (4) day work week depending on weekly schedule.

Job Description

Essential Job Functions:

  • Proficiently set up, operate and learn to trouble shoot a variety of machining equipment per specified procedures.
  • Position non-preset and reset tooling in machine, position and adjust fixturing, and prepare ancillary equipment, in an expeditious manner.
  • Make preliminary dimensional and visual evaluations using various inspection tools, preparing the process for production.
  • Make offsets and evaluate cutting tool performance to meet specifications and control process variations.
  • Maintain accurate records of part dimensions, SPC charts and process events.
  • Interpret SPC charts and inspection reports to assess the process performance and make appropriate changes.
  • Learn to expeditiously setup and operate a combination of machining equipment within the facility
  • After initial training, shows the ability to consistently meet daily production goals while building a high quality product, part or subassembly to specification.
  • Read and understand part program and alter simple instructions, i.e. offsets, and specified user controlled parameters as required per related process specifications.
  • Understand concepts concerning Cartesian coordinates, speeds, feeds, depth of cut, etc.
  • Perform basic maintenance and routine housekeeping duties to the machines and associated equipment.
  • Report malfunctions of equipment and process deviations.
  • May periodically need to assist in orienting and training of lower level employees.
  • Maintain a neat, clean and safe work environment.
  • Willing to perform other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications

  • Ability to identify and perform adjustments to equipment, machines and devices within the limits of standard methods and procedures
  • Ability to successfully demonstrate visual accuracy through company-approves program.
  • Must have a demonstrated level of knowledge and competence to set-up, operate and troubleshoot a combination of the following: CNC lathes, and/or CNC mills, and/or machining centers and/or related equipment in a timely manner.
  • Understand SPC and ability utilize various measuring gages.
  • Ability to work from and read blueprints, follow operating procedures and complete required paperwork.

Additional Desirable Qualifications:

Ability to work with minimal supervision and assistance as required.

Education and/or Experience:

Understanding of and competency in technology equivalent to 1-4 years of CNC machining experience in a high volume micro-machining environment, and/or experienced gained through a technical institute supporting this competency. This includes all related mathematics, communication and physical skills required to perform the duties encompassed in this position.

Physical demands:

Occasionally requires light physical effort as in periods of prolonged standing, sitting at machines or work tables, or bending, stooping or reaching and/or occasional lifting of light items (i.e. up to 30 lbs.). May require some exposure to chemicals used in manufacturing process.

Work Environment:

Some minor physical inconvenience or discomfort occasionally present in the work situation (moderate noise, disagreeable odors, etc.) Occasional exposure to potential for minor injury or other health hazard requiring some precaution.

Training Requirements:

On-the-Job, SOP’s required for position and GMP.

Primary Work Location

USA NY - Glens Falls

Additional Locations

Work Shift

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