Seeking an experienced machinist to perform a full range of machinist assignments. Setting and operating lathes, milling machines, precision grinders, and other powered metal-working tools to machine parts to specified dimensions. Applicants should be know how to use precision measuring devices such as height gauges, micrometers, vernier calipers and dial indicators to verify conformance of machinist pieces to specifications
Studies specifications, blueprints or damaged tools and machine parts to determine nature and dimension of parts to be fabricated.
Selects metallic and nonmetallic materials to be machined and measures, marks or scribes dimensions and reference points on to stock preparatory to machining operations.
Operates machines and other mechanisms to observe operation and diagnosis malfunctions or to test repaired equipment.
Develops processes from general description of parts or assemblies to be fabricated and draws or sketches device to be made.
Designs and constructs jigs and special tools to facilitate the machining, assembly, or disassembly or parts and assemblies.
Makes estimates of time and materials required to complete an assignment.
ProtoTRAK Lathe experience
Knowledge of the machining qualities, properties and uses of various metals such as aluminum, brass, steel, cast iron and stainless steel.
Knowledge of Dip Braze Assemblies and Rotary Joints preferred.
Skill in the operation of machine tools and the use of precision measuring devices. Knowledge of the methods, practices, tools and equipment of the machinist trade. Ability to apply machinist craft techniques, processes and principles.
Ability to apply shop mathematics to practical problems such as computing dimensions, laying out work and setting up machine tools. Ability to read and work from sketches, specifications and blueprints
High School degree or equivalent.
Minimum two years of experience assisting a skilled machinist in a general machine shop.
CNC programming skills using either "conversational" or G-Code using MasterCAM software
CareerBuilder - 19 months ago