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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.
Tool And Cutter Grinder #1
The Tool & Cutter Grinder #1 will set up and operate grinding machines such as CNC, Surface and Universal, carbide, drill, and tool and cutter grinders. Sharpen cutting tools to specifications using blueprints, process sheets, and knowledge of abrasive and metal properties.
Routinely work to gage-makers tolerances of +/- .0002. Follow established company directives, policies, military specifications, quality documents and manufacturing instructions.
Review blueprints and process specifications and plan grinding sequence. Select appropriate grinding wheel of appropriate shape and grade.
Position and secure cutting tool on machine table. Move controls to set cutting tool rotation speed, feed rate, and grinding wheel rotation speed. May set up adjustable index plate and rotate cutter by hand to individually sharpen each tooth on cutter.
Set up and perform grinding operations, on form both relieved and profile ground cutters. Ensure that specified clearance and rake angles are maintained according to cutter diameters and types of material being machined.
Perform grinding operations using a variety of machine attachments and accessories. Use oxygen and acetylene torch to remove and replace carbide inserts on cutting tools by brazing, silver soldering, etc. Specialized grinding equipment and attachments are used on some machines.
Verify conformance of finished cutters to specification using precision measuring equipment. Consult with machine operators and rig-up personnel on cutter application and gaging tolerances resulting from cutter grinding services.
Apply knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, layout, inspection and machining procedures. Convert from decimals to metrics and vice versa.
Check wheel for cracks and proper RPM. Exercise caution to prevent personal injury to self due to high RPM of grinding wheels and hazards associated with grinding.
Perform operator tasks according to the machine's process maintenance checklist to ensure that the machine is in proper working order, and to record information as instructed. Practice safety and good housekeeping policies and procedures. Must be capable of lifting up to 35 pounds on a regular basis.
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Tool & Die Broach Grinder (Tdm1)
The Tool and Die Broach Grinder (TDM1) sharpens and smoothes cutting edge of tools such as broaches, drills and coordinates the broach usage for all departments to facilitate production or procurement of tooling by performing the following duties.
1st shift: 6:00am
2nd shift 2:30pm
3rd shift: 10:00pm
- overtime may be required*
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Coordinates the broach usage for all departments, determines the condition of tooling and the need to re-sharpen tooling and keep the supply cabinet up to date and stocked. Make new and/ or re-sharpened broaches, drills and end mills as needed. Train fellow associates in cutter grinding techniques. Work with supervisors on the proper use and care of broach tooling.
- Supervisory Responsibilities
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies :
Safety and Security
Education and/or Experience
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
Basic computer knowledge with Microsoft Applications.
Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Tool & Cutter Grinder
Joining the Stanley Black & Decker team means joining one of the world's largest, fastest-growing, and most dynamic companies. Stanley Black & Decker is unique in that we've got a rich and storied history dating back to 1843, but that hasn't stopped us from evolving into a vibrant, diverse, global growth company poised and ready for the future.
Stanley Infrastructure is the world's largest handheld hydraulic tool manufacturer and we're a worldwide market leader. We deliver over 150 handheld hydraulic tools and over 30 mounted impact tools. And these are the tools that build your world.
The Tool and Cutter Grinder inspects, sharpens and makes cutting tools in a safe manner within quality standards. The successful candidate is able to maintain inventory and ensures that there are the appropriate amount of sharp tools to support machining jobs.
The successful candidate who performs well in this role will have growth opportunities available within the business. Learn more about the Stanley Infrastructure business at www.stanleyinfrastructure.com and learn more about Stanley Black & Decker at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Maintain cutting tools; keep in good working order.
Maintain purchases within budgeted levels while ensuring that suppliers meet the needs of tool grinding.
Manage inventory and supplies for the tool room.
Support EHS by inspecting grinders and document daily.
Ability to manage supplier relationships that foster partnership while minimizing costs, improving service and maximizing quality.
Conduct light machine maintenance, such as checking oil and filling oil and coolant.
Adhere to 5S+1 program.
Must adhere to all safety programs including use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
Keep tool room organized and clean.
Participates in Continuous Improvement and LEAN activities.
Other duties as assigned
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
Minimum 2-5 years' experience in a Machine Shop environment.
Ability to communicate and work cross-functionally with teams (example- Machine Shop, Manufacturing Engineering, Maintenance, etc.)
Computer proficiency in MS office applications.
Must be organized and able to meet deadlines.
Continuous standing and lifting/lowering
Intermittent walking, use of hand/wrist, and bending/twisting
Occasionally pushing/pulling, and crouching
Must carry 1 to 40 pounds occasionally
40 pounds or more lifting device available
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Tool Grinder III
Corning is one of the world's leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people's lives.
Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.
Our Optical Communications segment has recently evolved from being a manufacturer of optical fiber and cable, hardware and equipment to being a comprehensive provider of industry-leading optical solutions across the broader communications industry.This segment is classified into two main product groupings – carrier network and enterprise network. The carrier network product group consists primarily of products and solutions for optical-based communications infrastructure for services such as video, data and voice communications. The enterprise network product group consists primarily of optical-based communication networks sold to businesses, governments and individuals for their own use.
The purpose of this position is:
Operate precision grinding equipment to sharpen and manufacture cutting tools to high quality finish blueprint specifications.
Perform quality inspection of tooling throughout the manufacturing and sharpening process.
This position includes significant duties such as:
Receive tooling from the Storeroom and check the status of paperwork, priority level, and tooling condition.
Check dimensions, angles, and tooling condition etc.
Sharpen most tools of various complexities to match blueprint specs without assistance using fixed gauges, micrometers, calipers, optical comparators, and surface gauges.
Perform set ups, operate all manual grinders and perform all silver soldering tasks with the use of judgment.
Complete tool grinding operations with the use of complicated drawings, specifications, precision measuring instruments, and trigonometry and geometry principles.
Complete all process paperwork and production log book at each machine after every grinding task is complete.
Select and assemble basic wheel configurations to make medium complexity tooling.
Select work holding fixtures to use in the tool grinding process.
Set up, align, and operate surface, cutter, and CNC grinders, as well as any related equipment to perform medium complexity tooling operations.
Create simple CNC programs with the use of basic CNC codes.
Make medium complexity tooling from a tool blank as required.
Perform troubleshooting and maintenance on grinding equipment and clean machines daily.
Verify completeness of PMPs performed on grinding equipment per the maintenance schedule.
Maintain work chucks and fixtures in a burr free condition.
Clean and re-supply operating materials. (i.e. oil, hoses, belts, changing coolant, and filters as needed).
Train, check and direct occasionally the work of 1 person while performing normal duties.
The above description covers the most significant duties performed but does not exclude other occasional work assignments not mentioned.
Frequent light effort in a variety of duties throughout the grinding process.
Good working conditions.
Some exposure to elements of dust, noise, fumes, and heat, none disagreeable.
- High School or General Education Diploma Experience: 1-3 years experience
We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.
Nearest Major Market: Phoenix
Tool Cutter Grinder - Weekends - Part-Time
Position Title: Tool Cutter Grinder
Location/Department: Shop EEO Category: Operative
Reports to: Manufacturing Supervisor Direct/Indirect: InDirect
To perform all aspects necessary to the tool cutter grinding processes unused in Manufacturing of Turbine Engine components.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Able to operate the respective equipment in order to independently perform specific operations.
Change, set and adjust tools as required.
Mark minor adjustments of feeds, speeds and stop within operation capability to maintain specified tolerances.
Have some knowledge of the integrity of the metals being manufactured.
Check parts using specified gages or check parts using furnished fixtures to verify dimensions are being maintained.
Report improper machine function and check parts not being held to the proper dimensions.
Able to use hand tools and precision measuring instruments
Demonstrate a good mechanical aptitude.
Other duties may be assigned as necessary.
Have good attention to detail and attendance
All of these and other objectives must be carried out in a safe and appropriate manner while maintaining an acceptable level of quality and efficiency.
- The job has no supervisory responsibilities. However, the employee under the direction of their Supervisor will assist with the training of other employees.
QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum Experience, Education, Training or Skills):
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, skills, and/or ability required.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
- High School Diploma or equivalent and a minimum of three (3) years of related experience.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals and blueprints.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
Ability to speak effectively before employees in the organization.
- Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all unites of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram forms.
Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
The characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Must be able to pass an eye exam on an annual basis.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle or feel.
Must be able to communicate verbally and have the ability to hear.
The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, reach with hands or arms, and stoop or crouch.
The employee is occasionally required to sit.
The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to thirty (30) pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to fifty (50) pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
The characteristic described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, electrical equipment, and cleaning solutions.
The employee is occasionally exposed to moderate cold and heat.
The noise level in the work environment is usually middling.
Grinder Operator - CNC - 2Nd Shift
To grind a wide variety of production aircraft parts.
I. Sets up, adjusts and operates CNC grinding machine to perform a wide variety of difficult close tolerance internal and/or external single and multiple grinding operations according to general operation methods.
Works from blueprints, shop routers, oral and written instructions to achieve high degree surface finish and tolerance requirements for grinding parts. Entry level programming and exacting machine setups are required. Standard tooling may not be available.
II. Mounts and balances grinding wheel.
Dresses grinding wheel manually and automatically. Sets and adjusts horizontal feeds, speed of part rotation, wheel speed and table travel stops. Selects drive dogs, collets and chucks.
Mounts parts to proper index as required. Adjusts lubricating coolant flow.
III. Responsible only for own work.
IV. Performs other related duties as required.
High school education or equivalent. Requires the use of fairly complicated blueprints, shop math and a variety of precision measuring instruments.
Over three years machine shop experience.
Typical machine shop working conditions with occasional exposure to cutting oils and grindings.
Grinder Operator - Night Shift
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities
Reads blueprint for product specifications such as dimensions, tolerances, and number of parts to be ground, and determines what grinding wheel to be used
Sets up machine to control length of stroke and pattern
Starts machine and activates controls to feed wheel against work piece
Performs complex dressing of grinding wheels to accomplish blueprint specifications
Education and Experience Requirements
Previous experience working in an industrial environment (preferred)
Ability to read and understand work instructions and blueprints, plus follow verbal work instructions
Ability to work within a team environment
Preferred Skills and Abilities
Ability to focus on one task for long periods of time
Ability to use measuring tools such as micrometer and dial indicator
Working Conditions and Physical Demands
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, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Nordson Corporation provides equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees. No person is to be discriminated against in any aspect of the employment relationship due to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, citizenship status, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening and background/criminal check, consistent with applicable laws.
Production Machinist (D) 5 To 1 Grinder Operator 2Nd Shift
Production Machinist 2nd Shift 5:1 Form Grinder
TE Connectivity's Machinist Team's responsibilities include, assignment planning, layout, set up, operating and making tool adjustments for various types of manual, numerically controlled and computerized machine shop equipment. They work from blueprints, process sheets and sketches to perform production tasks, which may include the cutting and shaping of metal to precision dimensions, communicating directly with engineers to understand the purpose of a part assembly. Every team member is responsible for maintaining housekeeping and organization of the work area as well as following TE Connectivity's EH&S policies and procedures.
Production Machinist – 5:1 Grinder Operator 2nd Shift
The Application Tooling Division of TE Connectivity is currently seeking a skilled Production Machinist to join our component machining team on 2nd Shift. This role will support our business goals and our Customers' expectations, and will be primarily assigned to the Grinding work centers - with a back-up role for CNC Mills, HMC's and manual machines.
Application Tooling is a worldwide engineering and manufacturing business unit that designs and manufactures application equipment, tooling and precision machined products for all markets. Ours is a dynamic work environment where you can capture every bit of potential and possibility out of your career. We are known by our customers for exceptional quality, innovation and service.
Person(s) performing this role are models for the TE Connectivity core values of Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, and Innovation. While functioning in this role you will be expected to operate at the highest standards of individual and corporate integrity, honor all commitments made while taking personal responsibility for actions/results, and foster an environment that encourages innovation, creativity, excellence and results through teamwork. Our organization strives to practice leadership that teaches, inspires, and promotes full participation of all employees combined with a foundational belief in continuous career development.
Core Shift Hours:
Mon-Fri 2:45pm to 11:15pm
For current Application Tooling Employees:
Employees with active disciplines (documented verbal warning within the last 6 months; 1st written above within the last 12 months), on a current Performance Improvement Plan, or who have voluntarily moved to another role/shift within the last 6 months will not be considered for this role.
Responsibilities & Qualifications
Visualize, comprehend and forward think the best machining practices necessary to complete part
Produce quality component parts by interpreting blue prints, potentially running operations on a variety of machines, including:
Manual or CNC Mill
Flat and/or Form Grinder
Appropriate Heat Treat method
Hold tolerances as tight as .0002 for various components
Troubleshoot issues and work with appropriate resource(s) (i.e. Engineering, Supervision, Inspection, etc.) to resolve
Perform first-piece inspection using micrometers, calipers, height indicator, etc.
Comprehend shop math and be resourceful in deciphering dimensions, tolerances, angles, etc.
Effectively manage work time and be self-directed in order to meet production needs/schedules
Exhibit understanding, flexibility and willingness to changing priorities and fast-pace environments
Communicate effectively with peers, management and other internal departments
Qualifications & Experience
High School Diploma or GED required
Minimum of 3-5 years machine shop experience running various machine equipment
Demonstrated knowledge of manual milling and grinding
Basic knowledge/comprehension of shop math
Heat treat knowledge or experience a plus
- Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation
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Waynesboro, PA, US, 17268
Education Experience: High School or Equivalent
Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg
Job Segment: CNC, Industrial, Machinist, Engineer, Equipment Operator, Manufacturing, Engineering
Finish Grinder Operator - Greenville, MI
The Finish Grinder operator will work as part of the direct manufacturing shop floor team. In this position, the Finish Grinder operator will set up, maintain, and operate finish grinders in a manufacturing environment. The Finish Grinder operator will inspect and measure finished products using precision measuring tools. The Finish Grinder operator will control and adjust machine settings, feed raw material or parts into semi-automated machines and test operation of the machine periodically. This position requires the operation of machinery in a temperature controlled manufacturing environment.
This position requires the ability to read instructions and follow these instructions with precision to produce outputs.
Set up machines (calibration, cleaning etc.) to start a production cycle
Control and adjust machine settings (e.g. speed)
Feed raw material or parts to semi-automated machines
Inspect parts with precision and measuring tools
Test operation of machines periodically
Fix issues that might occur during the shift
Check output to spot any machine-related mistakes or flaws
Keep records of approved and defective units or final products
Maintain activity logs
Understand specifications of the task at hand and the desired result by reading blueprints, mechanical drawings etc.
Inspect and measure finished products and compare them with requirements to determine if the process has been completed properly
Check and maintain machinery daily to ensure functionality
Read and comprehend instructions and follow established procedures
Understand how to operate the machine controls
Make size adjustments and understand measuring instruments
Take precision measurements using micrometers
Check output to ensure highest quality
Maintain equipment in good condition and perform operator preventative maintenance
Submit requests for maintenance repair as required
Keep records of production quantities and time
Report on issues, malfunction or defective parts
Able to stop production if the work center/machine is not producing products that meet all required specifications
Properly identify all product processed with work order number, inspection status, and operation status
Follow all safety guidelines and operate machinery in a safe manner
Physical presence on the job is essential and necessary including weekends and holidays if deemed necessary by the company
Other duties as assigned by management
Minimum (Required) Qualifications:
Education and Experience
High school diploma or equivalent;
Technical Degree a plus
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Proven experience as Finish Grind operator preferred
Skill in operating diverse high speed machinery and precision measurement tools (calipers, micrometer etc.)
Ability to read and blueprints, schematics, & manuals
Mechanical aptitude and good math skills
A keen eye for detail and results-driven approach
Ability to use and read a micrometer and precision measuring tools
Attention to detail
Must possess basic math skills
Ability to understand quality control principles
Good communication skills (verbal and written)
Ability to follow all safety guidelines
Must support mission and purpose of the company and be committed to professional and personal growth
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