Grinding Wheel Inspector Job Description Sample
Technical Inspector Wheel
The Technical Inspector Wheel performs technical inspections and verifies the work performed on tactical wheeled vehicles, material handling equipment and power generation equipment and their sub-systems IAW appropriate procedures and publications. Repairs mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic and cooling system systems components, on vehicles, equipment and their subsystems as assigned IAW appropriate procedures and publications.
Performs technical inspections and verifies the work performed on tactical wheeled vehicles, material handling equipment, power generation equipment and their sub-systems IAW appropriate procedures and publications
Performs technical inspections, determines repair parts required and performs mechanical maintenance actions and repairs on various combat/ tactical wheeled vehicles IAW appropriate procedures and publications
Performs diagnostic tests, using measuring devices, instruments, test equipment, special tools and lifting devices, to identify mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic and cooling systems failures IAW appropriate procedures and publications
Operates/tests various types of equipment, and attached systems IAW appropriate procedures and publications
Repairs mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic and cooling system systems components, on vehicles, equipment and their subsystems as assigned IAW appropriate procedures and publications
Removes, repairs, and replaces: engine, drive train and body components; hydraulic, electrical and cooling system components as required IAW appropriate procedures and publications
Prepares, completes and maintains equipment logs, records all RSOI's and technical inspections reports, etc.; all IAW appropriate procedures and publications
Performs clean-up duties and polices the shop and work areas as assigned
Supports / participates in the Company Continuous Improvement Process (CIP) and QA Program as required
Trains, mentors, and enhances the performance of co-workers and other personnel as required
Trains, cross trains and attends training sessions as required
Complies with all Company rules, policies and procedures
Complies with all safety, environmental and quality standards and applicable COPs and DOPs
Writes performance evaluation comments / reports when placed in a control/assignment directive role
Provides for accountability and proper care of all GFE / CFE
Favorably interacts with internal / external customers
Will be required, on an as needed basis, to assist to perform functions in branch maintenance work areas; to include branch maintenance buildings, RSOI and REGEN
Performs other duties as assigned
Knowledge & Skills
Must understand and be able to use technical manuals
Must be able to read complex schematic diagrams
Field of Expertise: Inspection, trouble shooting, repair and verification of wheeled vehicles, material handling equipment, power generation equipment and equipment
Must have basic computer operating skills
Must be able to speak, read and write English fluently
Writes performance evaluation comments and reports when placed in a control/ assignment directive role
Will be required to be trained in the operation of the STAMIS (GCSS-A) and ALIMS programs and other automation systems
Up-dates technical manuals
Experience & Education
Must have seven (7) years verifiable experience in inspection, verification, repair, and maintenance on tactical wheeled vehicles and equipment (one year of track experience may be applied toward the seven years verifiable experience)
Must complete a hands-on inspection of selected vehicles with a minimum of 90% passing score to demonstrate ability to perform the duties of the position. This includes an evaluation to perform job duties.
Subject to completion of a sixty (60) day trial period
Relevant experience must include at least four (4) months experience in their current position except when promoting to a higher rated position
High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
Experience in a leadership role is desirable
Physical Requirements/Working Environment
Work under stressful circumstances and meets shorts suspense dates
Worksite for PREPO equipment includes the Branch shops, various storage yards, the Issue Yard RSOI, RUFMA/REGEN, various test tracks and other areas where the PREPO Equipment moves.
Must be free of medical restriction/ limitations that prevent the performance of required duties and/ or prevent the wearing and utilization of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Must be physically capable of performing the work in conditions of extreme temperatures, low humidity, rain and blowing sand and dust
Employees shall utilize all proper lifting procedures and practices associated with all lifting and material handling tasks that are assigned and associated with this job description
May be required to work on uncommon hours of duty, extended hours, nights, weekends, and holidays
Must possess a valid California state driver's license and be able to obtain a military operator's permit for each type of vehicle or equipment required to operate
Will be required to become knowledgeable in LOGSA computer programs and perform internet research
Must be able to meet CMF criteria in accordance with DA PAM 611-21 and AR 601-210
Must have ability to obtain and maintain US security clearance at proper level
Chipping And Small Wheel Grinder - 2Nd Shift
Summary: Cleans and removes excess material from castings using hand grinders. Once trained, this position will work our 2nd shift, which is normally 3pm-11pm.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Grinds all welds, seams, and high spots marked by the line inspector safely and efficiently using large hand grinders.
Inspects equipment daily.
Communicates to supervisor quality and equipment problems.
Follows job work instructions and training matrix, where applicable.
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies: demonstrates attention to detail; is consistently at work and on time; makes timely decisions; uses time efficiently; demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; works quickly; observes safety and security procedures.
Additional Competencies for Chip and Small Wheel Level A:
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies: demonstrates a higher level of attention to detail, accuracy, and thoroughness than at Level B. At Level A, an employee is quicker and uses time more efficiently than at Level B.
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.
High School diploma or GED preferred, but not required; or up to one month related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to read a limited number of two- and three-syllable words and to recognize similarities and differences between words and between series of numbers. Ability to print and speak simple sentences.
Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one- or two-step instructions. Ability to deal with standardized situations with only occasional or no variables.
No Computer skills needed.
Certificates and Licenses:
No certifications needed
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
The work environment characteristics 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 work near moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles; extreme heat (non-weather) and vibration. The employee is frequently exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals.
The employee is occasionally exposed to wet or humid; outdoor weather conditions; extreme cold. The employee may be exposed to risk of electrical shock and risk of radiation. The noise level in the work environment is usually very loud.
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.
The employee must regularly hold, lift and /or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include Close vision, Distance vision, Peripheral vision, Depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk or hear and taste or smell. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to walk.
Grinding & Lapping Trainer
Minneapolis-based Wagner SprayTech Corp., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Wagner Holding, Inc., is a market leader in advanced paint applicators. We develop and market a wide array of painting and decorating products used in home improvement, commercial painting and industrial fine finishing. Wagner supports its customers through innovation, high tech engineering, quality manufacturing and service.
Wagner Spray Tech believes that people represent a company's most important asset. At Wagner, we strive to create an organization where everyone participates and efforts are focused toward continuous improvement. These improvements are driven by dedication, teamwork, and the innovation of Wagner people.
Our company participates in the US government's E-Verify process. In addition, all offers of employment are contingent on a drug test and background check. Our benefits package includes 401(k), health, dental, life, disability, long term care insurance, as well as tuition reimbursement.
The individual in this role coordinates & trains department personnel and operates grinding and flat, wire, and ball lapping machines.
Grinding and Centerless Grinding:
Sets up and operates one or more grinding or centerless machines to grind external cylindrical or tapered surfaces of workpieces to blueprint specifications.
Sets up and operates precision grinding machines with special indexing equipment.
Reads blueprints and job orders for product specifications, and interprets machining instructions to determine grinding and sequence of operations.
Mounts grinding wheel and regulating wheel on spindles with wrenches and dresses wheel to specifications using dressing devices.
Verifies dimensions of ground workpiece for conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments, such as micrometers, calipers and other precision gauges.
Starts machine and monitors functional operation to qualify functionality.
Changes, adjusts, or resets grinding wheels as needed to maintain conformance to part specifications.
Positions and secures workpiece on mandrel between centers or in chuck.
Manually adjusts machine controls to index workpiece and feeds wheel to workpiece, adjusting depth of cut in part by sight and feel while holding tolerances of +/-0.0001"
Flat, Wire, and Ball Lapping:
Sets up and operates lapping machines to lap surfaces of flat carbide objects.
Sets up and operates wire lapping and ball lapping machines to lap surfaces of cylindrical objects.
Reads blueprints or job order for product specifications, such as dimensions, tolerances, and number of parts to be lapped.
Follows tooling instructions, such as lapping speeds and pressure, work-holding fixtures, and laps to be used.
Moves controls to set lapping speeds, tool pressure, and length of cycle to guide action of laps against workpieces or workpieces against each other.
Starts machine and brushes or sprays lapping compound on laps and workpieces.
Inspects lapped workpieces for conformance to specifications, using instruments such as a comparator, flatness gauge, surface plates, and vacuum testers.
Provides hands-on training and shop floor support to the Carbide and Sintering operators and ensures new and existing employees are properly oriented to established policies and procedures.
Reviews production demands to align employees, equipment and work schedules to fulfill production requirements.
Performs other duties as assigned.
- High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED); post-secondary education in a technical filed preferred.
- Must have at least three years of related experience and at least two years' experience in a lead or coordinator role.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to read and comprehend simple and complex instructions, blueprints, drawings and follow written and verbal directions.
Ability to perform basic mathematical computations such as to adding, subtracting, and dividing using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Knowledge of and skill using Microsoft Office applications and ERP systems.
Effective oral and written communication skills.
Ability to listen effectively and be aware of production floor activity to support safe and hazard free working environment.
Ability to be objective and flexible in adapting to changes in priorities, work assignments and other interactions that may impact pre-established courses of action for completing projects and assignments.
Ability to work extended hours and/or varying shifts as requested in order to maintain adequate coverage during hours of operation.
Knowledge of Lean and Kaizan methods and practices and standard production safety protocol.
Ability to initiate, coordinate, and enforce operational and personnel policies and procedures.
Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance standards.
Ability to set-up and operate Royal Mater Centerless Grinders and Tungsten Carbide Flat Lapping Machines.
CNC Turning & Grinding Operator
BUSINESS: CIRCOR Industrial
LOCATION: MONROE, NC
DIRECT REPORTING: Operations Manager
FUNCTIONAL REPORTING: Operations
CIRCOR Industrial, located in Monroe, North Carolina is searching for a CNC Turning & Grinding Operator to join its team.
To precision machine a wide variety of cylindrical work involving such operations as turning, facing, drilling, threading, tapping, slotting, chamfering, centering, undercutting, milling, OD grinding and other operations that can be performed on a CNC turning center and CNC and manual cylindrical OD grinders.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Must be able to operate the following equipment:
- A) CNC and manual cylindrical OD grinder and accessory equipment such as hand tools, steady rests, indicators, air gages, in-process OD gages, and other precision measuring equipment.
- B) CNC turning center and accessory equipment such as hand tools, indicators, face drivers, steady rests, and other necessary equipment.
- C) Hoist operated cranes and other lifting equipment.
Work from verbal and written instructions, read and work to drawings, set-up sheets, charts, programs, with or with out job-tag instructions.
Select types of cutting and grinding tools suitable for working on differing materials and on differing types of cuts and wheel dress.
Check work before grinding and turning operation for conditions such as straightness, excess stock, and condition of centers, outside diameter and rotor run out.
Set part in machine, using lifting equipment as necessary; assemble arbor, check holding devices as required.
Download programs, prove out programs in initial run, correct for discrepancies, and advise for program action. Be qualified to operate CNC controls as required.
Set up and operate CNC turning center as necessary, to machine on centers a variety of work involving such operations as turning, facing, radiusing, slotting, chamfering, undercutting and thread forming. Adjust cutting tools and select proper feeds and speeds. Load, support and clamp production work between centers or on arbors as required to maintain alignment, concentricity, rigidity and to avoid distortions.
Set up and operate CNC and manual OD cylindrical grinders as necessary to establish proper orientation sequence. Set and adjust machine components such as stops, table, swivel, work head, tail stock, and steady rest as needed.
Select and make adjustments such as proper feed, speed and traverse to suit material and conditions of individual jobs. Select and mount proper grinding wheel and dress as required. Operate machine to rough and finish grind and polish a variety of shoulder diameters, and faces on shafts, bearings, journals, bushings, couplings, rotors, housings, and other similar work. This involves concentric, straight, taper, radius and form grinding.
Recognize and immediately correct, without assistance, for machining difficulties and errors or cause to have corrected if descrepancy is due to material, machine tools or equipment. Perform above duties without assistance except on unusual or difficult jobs only. Consistently producing work of proper quality and of properly required quantity.
Use precision measuring instruments such as calipers, micrometers, dial indicators, standard and special gages, and templates in order to maintain dimensions, close tolerances, and surface finish as required.
Remove sharp edges, mark, identify, preserve, and protect parts as directed.
Grinding Machine Operator
Your Career Begins at Timken
If you're ready for a challenging career that provides you with the ability to advance personally and professionally, look to Timken. Our associates make the world more productive by improving the efficiency and reliability of the machinery that keeps industry in motion.
This position is responsible for grinding of rollers during manufacturing. Grinding rollers using a centerless grinding machine, proper set-up of grinding machine(s) including all adjustments necessary, dressing the wheels either manual or programmed, to run product to spec. Manual load of work pieces to and from feed and output. Transportation and setup of tooling, equipment and materials to and from work areas. Perform machine preventative maintenance. Measure output for size using micrometers and cylindricty and finish using contact tracing equipment. Detailed visual checks for surface defects and dimensional conformance to size using micrometers. Safety and attention to detail to prevent injury to self and others. Scheduling workflow through the area to meet schedule commitment.
The position shall be responsible for operating precision machining equipment including determining correct set-up to achieve the desired roller size and geometry as determined from the engineering drawing requirements
Be responsible for performing routine machine maintenance
Be responsible for performing precision inspections using micrometers and other high tech inspection equipment such as the Mitutoyo Contracer and Taylor Hobson tally Round
Be responsible for scheduling work through the area and reporting the output and projected finish times
Cross training in Crowning
High School-Grad equivalent of general diploma with 1+ years in Machine Operator/Precision Inspection or related
Completely familiar with reading engineering drawings and interpreting dimension and tolerance standards
Capable of performing shop math to calculate the machine set-up parameters
Proficient in the use of Excel and word
Must be able to handle heavy Grinding and Regulator Wheels with bending and stretching
Possess mechanical ability to dis-assemble and re-assemble the machine during set-up changes
All qualified applicants shall be treated equally according to their individual qualifications, abilities, experiences and other employment standards. There will be no discrimination due to gender or gender identity, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran/military status or any other basis protected by applicable law.
Nearest Major Market: Orange County
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles
Job Segment: Engineer, Machinist, Equipment Operator, Inspector, Industrial, Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality
Sr Process Development Engineer - Centerless Grinding
Engineers and Scientists create our market-leading portfolio of innovations. Join us to make a lasting impact. Help bring the next generation of life-changing medical technology to patients worldwide.
Provide engineering leadership for process development of centerless grinding process for new products (implantable leads/extensions). Collaborate on project teams to develop high quality, high reliability and highly manufacturable implantable products for Medtronic.
A Day in the Life:
Participate on new product introduction projects to concurrently develop assembly methods, tooling, equipment and processes for centerless grinding while providing influence on the overall objectives and long-range goals of the organization.
Partner with development and utilize DRM /COS/ lean principles to create imaginative, thorough, and practical technical solutions for product assembly that are consistent with organization objectives.
Collaborate with high volume facilities to ensure the solutions for product assembly meet organization objectives for metrics such as product cost, labor time, yield, lead time.
Daily interaction with pilot development teams providing hands-on support for development builds.
Create equipment specifications to procure and integrate systems that will deliver highly capable processes, cost effective lean tooling and equipment that enable COS.
Provide engineering leadership to ensure successful knowledge transfer of processes to the receiving facility.
Utilize DRM to thoroughly evaluate requirements for new products in terms of the test method, process capability and relationship to the customer needs.
Create standardized work charts, work combination tables and process maps that result in an optimized production system and extended value stream.
Lead development activities through interactions beyond work group with frequent management interactions to achieve business commitments including attainment of Safety, Quality, Service, Project Schedule and Cost goals.
Follow established procedures to perform and lead improvement initiatives for detailed, accurate, and compliant engineering documentation for Master Validation Plans, pFMEA, Equipment Installation, Characterization, Qualification and Validation.
Complete on time project updates, project hours, development plans, peer/self assessments, and successful completion of all training requirements.
Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.
Designs manufacturing processes, procedures and production layouts for assemblies, equipment installation, processing, machining and material handling.
Designs arrangement of machines within plant facilities to ensure most efficient and productive layout.
Designs sequence of operations and specifies procedures for the fabrication of tools and equipment and other functions that affect product performance.
Adapts machine or equipment design to factory and production conditions.
May incorporate inspection and test requirements into the production plan.
Inspects performance of machinery, equipment, and tools to verify their efficiency, and investigates and initiates corrective action of problems and deficiencies to ensure product quality.
Develops manufacturing processes that are applicable to statistical process control, and may develop those techniques.
Provides guidance to engineering regarding design concepts and specification requirements to best utilize equipment and manufacturing techniques.
Ensures processes and procedures are in compliance with regulations.
BS in Engineering or related scientific/technical discipline
Technical writing, communication and teamwork.
History of problem solving and successful project completion
At least 4 years of Industry experience
Experience with Centerless Grinding process/tooling/development
Able to travel as needed, up to 25% of time to facility in Puerto Rico
Nice to Have:
Proven track record of developing process (equipment, tooling, method) for centerless grinding for implantable applications and implementation in production.
Experience working with polymer and metal grinding.
Knowledge and Experience with polymers/plastics processing.
Master of Science in Engineering
Class III Medical Device and development.
Engineering and problem-solving tools: Minitab, Six Sigma, DOE, GR&R, CAPA, CAD, DMAIC
Experience with DFMA and Lean development of tooling and equipment including equipment concept selection, specification, procurement and acceptance.
Process development and validation from concept to production including knowledge and use of FMEA, TMV, Software Validation, IQ, OQ, PQ.
Ability to lead initiatives with excellent organization, planning, computer, technical writing, communication and presentation skills.
History of successful project completion, product introduction and facility transfer.
PHYSICAL JOB REQUIRMENTS:
The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description 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 be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers.
Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.
We can accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations – but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let's work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients' lives. Help us shape the future.
Laborer / Rail Grinding
- Rail grinding - entry level position;
Operation of overhead cranes, forklifts, drills, and finish grinders;
Use of tape measure and read blueprints;
Use of various hand tools for long periods of time on a daily basis;
Maintain quality and production standards;
Maintain a clean and safe work environment.
Wheel Chair Driver W/Emt Certification
Req ID: 106084
Job Title: Wheel Chair Driver Location: Pueblo, CO Req #: 106084 Posting End Date: 7/1/2018 Reports to: Operations Manager Department: Operations FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
- External applicants must log on to www.amr.net, click "Careers" then "Search Jobs" to locate the position and apply. Internal candidates must apply via Success Factors on the company portal*
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
The following list represents the primary responsibilities of a Wheel Chair Driver.
Transport/drive patients to and from medical facilities and/or home in a timely manner
Utilize maps to locate hospitals, medical facilities and patient home addresses.
Complete Trip Sheet on a daily basis fully recording each transport.
Ensure wheel chair van is maintained and is in good working order; keep unit clean.
Know and use Standard Codes in radio transmission
Responsible for completing mechanical checklist for vehicle at the start of each shift
Report mechanical problems to Fleet Manager.
Adhere to all company policies and procedures
Adherence to and compliance with information systems security is everyone’s responsibility. It is the responsibility of every computer user to: Know and follow Information Systems security policies and procedures. Attend Information Systems security training when offered. Report information systems security problems.
Read maps, drive vehicles and accurately discern street signs and address numbers.
Operate wheel chair, hydraulic lift, wheel chair lift and radio
Manage disposable supplies, take care of durable equipment and use time clock
Perform other duties as assigned
Must be at least 18 years old
High school graduate or GED certification
Colorado Driver License
Other duties as defined
- EOE including Veterans and Disabled*
Flowserve is the recognized world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals, automation, and services to the power, oil, gas, chemical, and other industries. With more than 18,000 employees in more than 55 countries, we combine our global reach with a local presence.
High school diploma /GED
Candidate must be physically able to lift 50lbs
Work in confined spaces
Ability to read and comprehend basic instructions
Demonstrates a good attitude toward work and arrives on time for start of shift
Follows instructions and demonstrates strong attention to detail
Communicates well verbally and in writing
Mechanically inclined, with good manual dexterity
At Flowserve, you will be responsible for deburring, sanding and finishing many machine parts produced in precision machine shop environment. Must follow instructions and pay close attention to detail. All finished machine parts must meet specifications at the highest level of quality ensuring accuracy in finishing parts.
Responsible for following verbal instructions from Production Supervisor while performing duties that include.
Polish and buff metal components by operating electric/air powered hand tools.
Lift and position work pieces, manually or with hoists, and secure them in hoppers or on machine tables, faceplates, or chucks, using clamps.
Study blueprints, work orders, or machining instructions to determine product specifications, tool requirements, and operational sequences.
Measure, examine, and test completed parts in order to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications using precision instruments such as calipers and micrometers (Flowserve will train technician on basic NDE requirements PT/MT).
Ensure an accurate router accompanies all completed work.
Read blueprints, and standard charts for specifications. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
Metal grinding and polishing: 2 years' experience preferred but not required
Primary Posting Location:
Raleigh, North Carolina US
Job Posting/Business Card Title:
Percentage of Approximate Travel Required:
United States of America
Job Posting Category:
Auto req ID:
This position reports to the Production Management. The ideal candidate:
Operates, monitors and maintain grinding equipment
Maintain records of the processed materials by:
Record run time
Record down time and reasons
Works well in a team environment
The skills for this position are as follows:
Basic computer skills
Self Motivated and willingness to learn
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by associates within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
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