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Grinder Machinist (2Nd Shift)
Aerojet Rocketdyne is an innovative company delivering solutions that create value for its customers in the aerospace and defense markets. The company is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader that provides propulsion and energetics to the space, missile defense and strategic systems, tactical systems and armaments areas, in support of domestic and international markets. Additional information about Aerojet Rocketdyne can be obtained by visiting our websites at www.Rocket.com and www.AerojetRocketdyne.com.
We are seeking a Grinder Machinist to join our facility in Canoga Park, California (Los Angeles area). Union position. 2nd shift.
Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each)
Read and interpret information from planning documents, drawings, blueprints, sketches, specifications, charts, graphs and engineering orders to develop machining/grinding operations and tooling.
Calculate dimensions, reference points and lines, radii and angles using shop math, including geometric and trigonometric formulas.
Based on drawing requirements and the grinding characteristics of various metals, ceramics, plastics and composites, select the appropriate grinding tools, wheels, speeds and feeds.
Setup and operate various grinding/lapping machines to perform any operation within the capacity of the machine.
Visually and with the aid of precision measuring instruments check work for accuracy of dimensions and surface finish.
Record manufacturing data and statistics manually or with the aid of a personal computer.
High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
Preferred 3 years' experience operating NC/manual milling or grinding machine tools/wheels. Depending on experience will accept 5 years experience on 4 and/or 5 axis CNC Mills.
Must have a proven safety record.
Working knowledge to be able to operate various types of conventional, and computer numerically controlled machines.
Working knowledge of grinding wheels, including the dressing, trimming, and forming of wheels to change shape of the wheel, metals and components.
Experience reading and interpreting information from planning documents, drawings, blueprints, sketches, specifications, charts, graphs and engineering orders to plan and check the planning of operational sequences and methods.
Experience using precision measuring instruments to check work for accuracy of dimensions and surface finish.
Ability to use electronic work instructions, specifications, and drawings to meet customer requirements.
Skilled at using precision hand tools, micrometers, indicators, Jo blocks, gages etc. to ensure parts are set-up and ground to meet blueprint requirements.
Working knowledge of basic shop math, geometry, trigonometry for determining speeds/feeds, part reference points, angles and positions.
Familiarity with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).
Ability to follow work instructions, manage time efficiently and get along with co-workers.
US Citizenship required. Must also be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.
The work environment may require a combination of indoor and outdoor activity (hot, cold, wet, humid conditions) with a varied amount of walking, standing, sitting, climbing (i.e. ladders, stair, scaffolding, ramps), balance (maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing, or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces), bending, reaching, handling/fingering (seizing, holding, grasping, turning picking, pinching), stooping, kneeling, crouching and ability to lift/carry/push/pull up to 50 pounds. Work may require the ability to operate material handling equipment (forklift, crane, hoist, man lift, etc.) in a safe manner. While performing the duties of this job, employees may work around variable noise levels or with fume or airborne particles, hazardous chemicals, etc. requiring the use of personal protective equipment such as face protection (safety glasses, goggles, face shield), foot protection (i.e. steel toed shoes, rubber boots, etc.), gloves, hard hat, shop coat and hearing protection. Work requires the ability to change into or out of personal protective equipment when entering or exiting manufacturing, laboratory, or other areas. Some employees may be required to drive between various locations within the Company facility or between locations. Work duties may also be required to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer and/or the ability to travel by air or auto. Ability to distinguish colors may also be necessary. This position may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.
Shingle Grinder Operator - Prescott
Shingle Grinder Operator - Prescott
Location: Lebanon, PA, US, 17042
Company: Pennsy Supply Inc
Job ID: 133747
Pennsy Supply, part of Oldcastle Materials, Inc., a division of Oldcastle, is the leading vertically integrated supplier of aggregates, asphalt, ready mixed concrete, and construction and paving services in the United States. Our operations span the nation from Montana to Texas and from Washington to Florida, with 17,500 employees at more than 1,200 locations in 44 states.
This position is responsible for operating and maintaining the shingle-grinding machine safely and efficiently
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Perform pre-shift inspection on shingle-grinding machine
Perform maintenance on equipment
Weld & use torch on grinding machine as necessary
Operate front-end loader & other equipment
Maintain and repair grinding machine on a daily basis
Help with stone, concrete, and asphalt plants as needed
Other duties as assigned
Education and/or Experience
- Welding and torch experience is helpful, but not mandatory
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.
Must pass a drug screen and criminal background check
Able to work independently with attention to detail
Able to follow direction and work effectively in a team environment
Able to respond to stressful situations and customers in a professional, courteous manner
Ability to effectively prioritize assignments to meet long-term and short-term deadlines
Excellent organizational skills
Able to work various times during day, night or weekend hours, at various locations
What Oldcastle Offers You
A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
Highly competitive base pay
Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
Group retirement savings program
Health and wellness programs
Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America's largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you're up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!
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Oldcastle Materials is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network.
Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg
Job Segment: Welding, Equipment Operator, Supply, Front End, Manufacturing, Operations, Technology
The Grinder will have responsibility for the setup and operation of miscellaneous computerized numerical control (CNC) and/or manual machines. The primary CNC machine will be the Studer Grinder. The Grinder will also ensure that machines are properly tooled and may be required to make recommendations to modify programs as appropriate.
1.Set-up and operation of miscellaneous CNC and/or manual machines, including Studer Grind.
2.Machine and/or tests parts according to engineering and customer standards and specifications.
3.Maintain accurate and reliable documentation.
4.Participate in establishing manufacturing methods, including machine, test, and material along with tooling requirements; to ensure parts are machined according to engineering tolerances/specifications.
5.Perform inspection and/or testing related activities to ensure that parts are machined in accordance with manufacturing standards and blueprint specifications. Visually inspects parts to ensure they are free of burrs or damaged surfaces.
6.Provide input and recommendations for selecting, installing, and adjusting CNC and manual machine cutting tools to ensure they are consistent with type and size of material being machined.
7.Remove burrs, sharp edges, tool marks and other irregularities from machined parts to ensure they are in accordance with engineering blueprints, and tolerance requirements.
8.Maintain proper identification of parts per planning specifications and ensure that accurate and reliable records and documentation are maintained.
RequirementsHigh School or GED and a minimum of 2 years of machining experience. Experience using the following is preferred:
Studer grinders. Reads, understands and correctly interprets blueprints, planning and manufacturing specifications. Demonstrated working knowledge of machining and/or testing related mathematical concepts.
Has basic knowledge of inspection requirements and techniques. Rough burrs machined parts. May train, provide guidance, and assist in developing lower skill level team members.
- Must be capable of lifting 50 lbs. from floor to waist.
(Note – must use a lift assist or assistance from other individual(s) when lifting in excess of 50 lbs.)
Must be capable of pushing or pulling a weight of 60 lbs.
Must have grip strength of at least 50 lbs.
Responsible for and accountable for product safety and the quality of work, including, as a minimum, all elements defined in the Company's Quality Policy.
U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Resident Alien status is required. Williams International is committed to equal employment opportunities for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability and protected veteran status.
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Id/Od Grinder B
Includes the following, other duties may be assigned.
Plan sequence of steps to achieve final outcome and desired product dimensions.
Position, align and secure machine parts in machine; set up c fixtures. Work with pieces having some shoulders, steps, and/or tapers.
Select grade of abrasive wheel according to specifications, knowledge of abrasives, and condition of metal, and attach to grinder. Determine machine speeds, feeds and stops for standard operations.
Program and set up CNC OD/ID grinders according to blueprint specifications and knowledge of the grinding process.
Operate grinder; make adjustments as needed. Add a flow of coolant to process to maintain the proper temperature of the work piece.
Use indicator, micrometer, vernier calipers, and various precision measuring equipment to set up and check dimensions and contours. Examine and feel surface of work piece for defects.
Maintain equipment and machines; perform preventive maintenance as needed.
Process all necessary documentation and paperwork for parts completed.
Train and guide assisting personnel on the grinding process.
Follow all clean up and housekeeping procedures. Comply with all quality and safety regulations.
Requires one to three years of trades training or equivalent experience and two to four years of related machining experience. Requires the ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, decimals, and percent. Requires the ability to operate various equipment to include form grinders, micrometers, indicators, dressing units, diamond discs, and various other precision measuring equipment. Requires a knowledge of gear principles, tooling, material characteristics, machine shop procedures, abrasives and general machining practices. Requires ability to operator a forklift truck and the ability to lift up to 40 lbs.
Temporary Grinder I - (Rw11209)
Hawker Pacific Aerospace, Sun Valley, CA is seeking a Temporary Grinder I trainee to support its Landing Gear Machining Department. Selected applicant will set up and operate large and small grinders for producing aircraft parts using part blueprints.
Responsible for the proper set up of the assigned machine using fixtures, angle plates, etc. to complete the operation on the work piece. Will produce micro finishes while grinding internal diameters, outside diameters, and irregular-shaped, difficult-to-hold aircraft components. Will perform machining where the relationship of machined locations must be maintained to exacting tolerance and finish specifications.
Will ensure that all the traceability for the work performed is accurate, complete, and legible. Overtime may be required per business needs. Other duties as assigned.
Selected applicant must possess a minimum of three (3) years operating large internal, cylindrical, and surface grinders.
Requires a broad knowledge of machining practices and procedures and a high degree of skills and technique. This position requires knowledge of machining technology, mechanical principles, and advanced shop mathematics. Must be familiar with statistical process control and total quality management techniques.
Qualified applicant must have good verbal and written communication skills; must read, write, and speak English at a 12th grade level.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
This position may require use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), or both. U.S.
Person preferred. Under U.S. law, a U.S.
Person is: a U.S.
Citizen, a U.S.
Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card status'), a Political Asylee or Refugee. Foreign Nationals applying for this position are subject to U.S. export licensing requirements in order to lawfully have access to technical data, including approval(s) from the U.S.
Department of State, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls or the U.S.
Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security. Prior written authorization from the U.S.
Department of State-DDTC or the U.S.
Department of Commerce-BIS, or both, must be granted, or the inapplicability of such requirements must be certified by the Empowered Official, BEFORE the applicant can work at Hawker Pacific Aerospace.
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse test
Machinist Precision Grinder - 2Nd Shift (1150-614)
Set up and operate a variety of conventional and/or CNC machine tools to produce precision parts and/or instruments by applying knowledge of mechanics, mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures. Verify product by inspection of precision parts to meet defined print specifications.
Machine Tools Include:
Lathe - turning to .001" tolerance
Mill - horizontal & vertical to .001" tolerance
CNC Multi-axis Machining Center to .001" tolerance
Internal/External Precision Grinding to .0001" tolerance
CURVICâ Coupling Grinding to .00005" tolerance
Job Responsibilities, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Machinist Level I
The Machinist Level I performs machine operations on conventional or CNC machine tools such as lathes, boring mills, milling machines, grinding machines, or shapers:
Read and interpret blueprints, program readouts, and technical directives to determine and obtain materials and cutting tools for the job and to visualize the finished part and critical surfaces, dimensions, and tolerances.
Complete basic machine set ups.
Follow detailed instructions concerning the location of necessary dimensions on blueprints, sequence of machine operations, machine feeds and speeds, tools to be used, alignment processes, and predetermined machined dimensions.
Align parts in the machine according to set methods and given reference points, exercising care to keep material, holding fixtures, and machine stops clear of chips and particles.
Use knowledge of machine operations to recognize defective tooling, improper coolant flow, the need for changing speeds or feeds, machine malfunctions, or obvious dimensional deviations. Correct the problem by adjusting the machine, cutting tool, or fixture or obtain assistance from a higher level machinist.
Use measuring instruments such as internal and external micrometers, vernier height and depth gages, indicators, scales, and various standard or preset snap, plug, bore, or ring gages to achieve and maintain critical dimensions and tolerances during the machining process.
Use measuring instruments to check the accuracy of dimensions and maintain dimensions through the use of fixtures or preset machine stops, depending upon the dimensional tolerances allowed.
Basic knowledge of trade mathematics including plane geometry and the use of trigonometric functions and machinist handbook formulas.
Requires supervision, guidance and training as skills are developed.
Machinist Level II
The Machinist Level II meets the requirement of a Machinist Level I plus:
Operate a wider variety of more complex machine tools.
Extends the scope of operations on these machines by using various standard machine attachments such as rotary tables, magnetic chucks, gear changing boxes, angular drive heads, taper attachments, and universal milling attachments.
Intermediate skills in performing precision work on parts that present complex configurations and close tolerances between interrelated surfaces.
Plan and lay out work from blueprints, work sheets, and drawings that may have missing or incorrect information.
Operate CNC machine tools when the required manual input includes changes in coolant flow, increases or decreases in speeds and feeds, or stops are programmed for dimensional checks or minor adjustments.
Edit a CNC program to ensure the part meets the drawing specifications.
Knowledge of various metals, alloys, and other materials and their machining characteristics that enable them to select the proper cutting tools and determine correct machine feeds and speeds necessary to perform the job.
Intermediate knowledge of trade mathematics including plane geometry and the use of trigonometric functions and machinist handbook formulas.
Provide training to Machinist Level I on basic to intermediate machining processes.
Machinist Level III
The Machinist Level III meets the requirements of a Machinist Level II plus:
Perform a full range of machining operations on most types of conventional or CNC machine tools and their various attachments.
Has a broad knowledge of various metals that enables the Machinist to produce the desired cuts and finishes on each material.
Advanced skills in determining work procedures, machine, tools, equipment, and attachments to be used; proper type and size of raw stock; sequence of machining operations, and the speeds and feeds necessary to attain the required finishes and tolerances.
Setup, operate and debug programs on a variety of CNC machine tools.
Understand a variety of machine controls and able to make necessary manual inputs to insure accurate dimensional tolerances are achieved.
Advanced knowledge of trade mathematics including plane geometry and the use of trigonometric functions and machinist handbook formulas.
Establish needed dimensions such as those required for chasing threads or machining angular surfaces; locating and marking surfaces and angles to be machined, locating reference points, or performing other layout work necessary to facilitate accurate job setups on a variety of conventional or CNC machine tools.
Manufacture an entire item, carrying out all machining operations necessary for completion, and performing precision handwork such as filing, scraping and lapping to fit, assemble, and finish machined parts.
Expertise in using many types of advanced precision instruments and equipment such as vernier calipers, height gages, squares, protractors, inside, outside and depth micrometers, surface gages, v-blocks, parallel bars, gage blocks, dial indicators, optical and mechanical comparators, ring, bore, plug, and go/no-go thread gages to attain accurate dimensions and maintain tolerances.
Provide basic, intermediate and advanced training to Machinist Level I and II on most types of machine tools. Can assist others with intermediate to complex machining processes, programming edits and problem solving.
Machinist Level IV
The Machinist Level IV meets the requirements of a Machinist Level III plus:
Operate conventional or CNC machines in automatic and semiautomatic mode and make logical decisions at each program stop or decision point to manually input, change, adjust, or otherwise complete the machine instructions to produce a quality finished product.
Highest level of skill in operating multiple machines simultaneously with exceptional quality and productivity.
Exercise advanced critical thinking skills and ingenuity in selecting and applying tooling and fixturing to maximize quality and productivity.
Perform machining processes requiring special adaption of equipment or processes for which they were not specifically designed.
Use special or improvised tools, fixtures, and setups to machine unusual surface configurations such as curved surfaces requiring machine feeds in different planes simultaneously; surfaces having closely interrelated dimensions; or surfaces having unusual or compound angular relationships.
Skilled in programming machining operations, setting up and operating CNC machine tools;
Read existing CNC programs line by line during the machining operation to predict and correct potential process failures before they occur resulting in a machine collision and damage to machine tooling or part.
Recommend changes to CNC machine tool programs on deficiencies noted; and to coordinate directly with the parts programmer or toolmaker.
Critique part designs and make recommendations for design modifications to part features.
Advanced knowledge of software, machining sequence, processing time, inspection requirements and operations of CNC machines to help engineering personnel develop software to complement equipment specifications and procurement (i.e., machine tools, flexible machining systems, robots, and automated inspection equipment).
Expertise in the selection of metrology equipment and its proper use to ensure the most repeatable results are achieved.
Thorough knowledge of advanced shop mathematics. They have skill in using geometry and trigonometric formulas to compute compound angles, angular indexing, hole patterns, pitch lead, and pitch diameters for various standard and non-standard threads.
Skill in performing work assignments requiring untried tasks or procedures such as machining rare metals, or new metal alloys. This requires determining the best tooling material, tool types, coolants, and machine feeds and speeds to use in various machining operation; or independent interpretation and translation of work orders, drawings, and specifications frequently requiring computing and establishing missing tolerances, dimensions, and types of fits and finishes.
Machinists Level IV apply a knowledge of the effect and relationship of heat treating, annealing, plating, welding, and other related work processes on various machining operations in completing an assignment.
Subject matter expert in a broad spectrum of machine tools.
Provide training and assist others with the most complex machining processes, programming edits and problem solving. Act as mentor and coach to other team members and shares knowledge, advice and assistance with all team members.
All Machinists are required to:
Have basic computer skills; knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel is a plus.
Meet daily/weekly production targets.
Comply with all company policies, procedures and practices
Follow all department processes/procedures through consistent application of sound quality assurance principles.
Work cooperatively with all team members.
Multi-task and engage in work related activities to maximize productivity.
Be willing to learn and participate in operations and development of equipment within the cell.
Actively participate in Continuous Improvement initiatives and 5-S projects to support improved operations and cost reduction.
Participate in activities related to improvement in Cost of Poor Quality (COPQ) by contributing ideas to reduce scrap and rework.
Willingness to work overtime and different shifts as needed to meet productivity requirements and customer expectations.
High school diploma or equivalent required
Associate's degree in Advance Manufacturing/Machining desired
Basic computer skills; knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel is a plus.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that an employee must meet to successfully perform the essential functions of this job in a manufacturing environment. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds. Employees are required to use proper lift assistance for any objects over 40 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job may include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job in a manufacturing environment. While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to moving mechanical parts; wet and/or humid conditions; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; outside weather conditions; extreme heat; risk of electrical shock; and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, experience and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed. Employees are required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties requested by their manager or supervisor.
The duties listed in this job description are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed and is not an all-inclusive summary of job duties and responsibilities. The omission of specific statements or duties and responsibilities does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position. This job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the Company as the needs of the Company and requirements of the job change.
Gleason is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to age, disability, genetic information and/or predisposing genetic characteristics, marital status, national origin, race/color, religion, sex/gender, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, victim of domestic violence status, arrest or conviction record, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws.
Tool And Cutter Grinder #2
Sets up and operates grinding machines such as Surface and universal, carbide, drill, and tool and cutter grinders. Sharpens cutting tools to specifications using blueprints, process sheets, and knowledge of abrasive and metal properties. Follows established company policies, procedures, directives, military specifications, and grinding disciplines.
Reviews blueprints and process specifications and plans grinding sequence. Selects grinding wheel of appropriate shape and grads.
Checks wheel for crack and attaches to spindle using wrenches. Positions and secures cutting tool on machine table, using magnetic chuck, vice, or holding fixture, or mounts cutter on arbor and clamps between centers. Turns hand wheels to position table or spindle to obtain specified taper, angle, bevel, size, etc. on edges of cutting tools.
Moves controls to set cutting tool rotation speed, feed rate, and grinding wheel rotation speed. May set up adjustable tooth rests and rotate cutter by hand to individually sharpen each tooth on cutter. Re-sharpens and maintains all deep hole drills.
Starts machine and turns wheel or engages feed to move workpiece to grinding wheel or vice-versa. Exercises caution to prevent personal injury to self due to high RPM of grinding wheels and hazards associated with grinding. Insures the use of flood coolant, if required, or prevents heat build-up or burning of cutter teeth if sharpened or form ground dry.
Must be knowledgeable of cutter nomenclature, styles of cutters, and cutters. Sets up and performs grinding operations on form relieved cutters such as double angle, straight tooth, staggered tooth, plain and side mills, helical tooth, interlocking, serrated, face, etc.
Ensures that specified clearance and rake angles are maintained according to cutter diameters and types of material being machined. Re-sharpens flat broaches by face grinding including backing off top, angle and radii, and installing chip breakers. Sharpens outside diameters and faces of end mills.
Re-sharpens spline broachers by face grinding and checks stepping dimensions. Re-sharpens taps, reamers, flat and circular form tools, hollow mills, single point cut-off tools, drills, thread chasers, etc.
Performs cylindrical grinding operations on individual and gang milling cutters. Grinds and trues angles on various machine attachments such as lathe and grinder centers.
Must know cutting tool geometry and functions of the various angles such as radial and axial rake, chamfer and clearance angles, radii, etc.
Uses a variety of machine attachments and accessories to perform grinding operations such as wheel dressing, truing, chamfers, angles, etc. Uses oxygen and acetylene torch to remove and replace carbide inserts on cutting tools by brazing, silver soldering, etc.
Uses specialized grinding equipment and attachments on some machines such as Hob grinders, Cincinnati Monosets, digital readouts, spline and broach grinders, end mill, and drill grinding, optical geometry analyzer, etc.
Verifies conformance of finished cutters to specifications using precision measuring equipment such as gage blocks, surface plates, sine plates, Cadillac gages, optical comparators, toolmaker scopes, etc. Consults with machine operators and rig-up personnel on cutter applications and gauging tolerances resulting from cutter grinding services. Must be knowledgeable of the metric system and capable of converting from decimals to metric system and vice-versa.
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Tool Grinder Machinist (Corp)
The 5-axis Tool Grinder Machinist is responsible for the operation, set-up and utilization of the 5-axis tool and cutter grinders as well as the other support processes used in the prototyping and production of end mills.
General Company Responsibilities
Support the Company Mission.
Comply with established safety practices and commit to operational excellence.
Position Specific Responsibilities
Perform set-up and operation of 5-axis tool and cutter grinding machines.
Perform prototype and production support for machining programs generated by programmers. Ensure proper use of programs and wheels during prototyping and production. Give prompt recognition of program defects or shortcomings to engineering.
Provide support programming for 5-axis programs, which includes writing or customizing main programs to maximize unmanned machine run time.
Learn and apply cutting tool design.
Inspect and document all tools per TURBOCAM procedures and requirements.
Support and maintain overall shop efficiency by keeping work area clean and safe. Report all hazards or incidents to Vice President of Engineering.
Cooperate and coordinate with other machinists for usage of shared shop equipment.
Advise and consult with manufacturing engineers, project managers, mill machinists and or tooling department for cutting tools and tooling needed to complete projects.
Perform other duties as necessary.
Qualifications & Requirements
High school diploma or GED equivalent.
2 year technical degree or equivalent experience.
8 years' experience as a Machinist.
5 years' experience in set-up and programming of CNC machines.
Proficient in math, geometry, and trigonometry. Proficient in blueprint reading.
Intermediate level in MS Office: Outlook, Word and Excel as well as CAD software.
Must be able to work on multiple projects while keeping details of each project clear.
Must be flexible regarding working hours and break times.
Must be self-motivated and willing to seek out additional work when time is available.
Requires frequent lifting and carrying of 25 lbs. or more and standing for extended periods of time.
Medical (effective first of the month after date of hire), dental, vision, company paid life insurance, flexible spending arrangements, company paid short and long term disability benefits after waiting period, 9 paid holidays, 11 days of PTO accrual the first 2 years, Volunteer Paid Time Off, tuition reimbursement ($5,250 per year), Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Wellness opportunities including access to our onsite gym and free classes, 401k profit sharing (no waiting period), adoption fee support, monthly company luncheons
Any offers of employment will be contingent upon the satisfactory results of a drug and alcohol screening test, and a pre-employment background check, both arranged and paid by TURBOCAM.
Volt Workforce Solutions is partnered with a Burbank based Aerospace Company and we are looking for a Precision Grinder. The qualified candidate in this role will:
Set and adjust machine controls according to product specifications, utilizing knowledge of machine operation
Measure work pieces and lay out work, using precision measuring devices
Select machine tooling to be used, utilizing knowledge of machine and production requirements
Study blueprints, work orders, or machining instructions to determine product specifications, tool requirements, and operational sequences
Activate machine start-up switches to grind or cut work pieces, according to specifications
Inspect or measure finished work pieces to determine conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments such as gauges or micrometers, holding tolerances of +/- .001 to .00002 on Inside Diameter (I.D) & Outside Diameter (O.D), and checking parts to Blue Print requirements
Lift and position work pieces, manually on machine tables, face-plates, or chucks, using clamps
Set up, operate, or tend grinding and related tools that remove excess material or burrs from surfaces, sharpen edges or corners, or buff, or polish metal or plastic work pieces
Observe machine operations to detect any problems; make any necessary adjustments to correct problems
Must have at least a High School Diploma and be able to pass a drug and background check. Salary range is $23-28/hr
Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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Calibrate test equipment and maintain records.
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Perform sling/wire rope inspections.
Handling of LP gas transportation.
Braze, cut, weld, repair and fabricate structures.
Perform rigging duties to remove and replace major components of grinding machines and to handle broken rolls.
High school graduate or equivalent.
3 years journey person experience in machine trades with background as industrial machinists, heavy in cylindrical grinding.
- Graduate of an approved apprentice program or technical training beyond high school.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
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