Sets up and operates conventional, special purpose, and numerical control (NC) machines and Mazak machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts by performing the following duties:
Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements
Measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points on material or 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
Fits and assembles parts into complete assembly
Verifies dimensions and alignment of assembly
Installs machined replacement parts in mechanisms, machines, and equipment, and tests operation of unit to ensure functionality and performance
Operates welding equipment to cut or weld parts
Develops specifications from general description and draws sketch of part or product to be fabricated
Confers with engineers, production personnel, programmers, or others to resolve machining or assembly problems.
Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, and must be available to work a flexible schedule or change assigned shift, as determined by business need. Job Requirements/ Qualifications Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education/Experience: High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required. Requires 1 year machine shop experience in setting up and operating CNC production machinery in a metal cutting environment. Intermediate level of operation on one machine with a minimum 80% production rate.
Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write and/or complete routine reports in a legible manner.
Communication Skills: Ability to follow a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule formats. Conversely, should be able to communicate information effectively, in the same manner.
Mathematical Skills: Ability to perform basic math functions by hand, including addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
Computer Skills: To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of both internet and Manufacturing software.
Other Skills and Abilities:
Ability to read and interpret blueprints
Ability to perform precision measuring
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of changing circumstances
Ability to follow a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form
Mobile equipment operation
Use of lifting devices
Core Competencies: Upon hire, candidate will be expected to demonstrate solid performance in all areas of Cameron's core competencies, which include:
Machining certification from technical or trade school/college
- Adaptability/Flexibility * Communication
- Customer Focus * Decision Making/Judgment
- Dependability * Initiative
- Job Knowledge * Results Focus
- Teamwork/Cooperation * Work Environment/Safety
- Must have ability to provide own tools adequate to perform the basics of the job
Able to operate manual, multi-tasking (lathes, boring mills), CNC equipment, technically advanced CNC equipment, Mazak machining centers and VTL’s
Ability to learn quickly
Strong understanding of Cameron quality policies and procedures
Basic understanding of Lean Six Sigma methodologies