Instrument Maker Apprentice Job Description Sample
Mold Maker Apprentice - 3Rd Shift
Job Description: Summary
The position of Mold Maker Apprentice requires a thorough training in the mold shop best practices. Incumbent will work with Tool Room/Mold Repair Coordinator and plant Engineers to assemble, repair and troubleshoot equipment to support production. Assist in cleaning, blasting, and troubleshooting molds and mold components. This position is required to meet specific guidelines in training, schooling, shadowing and experience set forth by the shop coordinator and COE management team.
Install, clean, and maintain parts on production equipment (Molds) and tools as requested. (Blasting mold components).
Disassemble and assemble molds without damage to components.
Assemble proto-type production equipment.
Assist in setup and debugging of new equipment.
Install plumbing and mechanical devices such as valves, cylinders, flow meters, pressure regulators, gauges, sensors, air lines, motors, gearboxes, pumps, etc.
Light fabrication work. (shields and guarding).
Perform miscellaneous tasks that improve throughput of Mold Repair.
This position supervises …
Demonstrated responsibility for meeting deadlines.
Highly motivated self-starter. Must take initiative to complete tasks on time.
Ability to take direction from multiple people and work with minimal supervision.
Capable of working in a team environment.
Innovative and willing to generate new ideas.
Meet priorities and work to timelines.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
- For immediate consideration, please submit an up to date resume when applying for this position online*
Minimum Education and Experience:
- High School Diploma/GED
- Two-year Technical degree in Mold Making or Tool & Die or proven work experience may be used to substitute for education with competency in leadership, technical ability and or all basic math and working knowledge of higher math (including trig, algebra, and geometry) as well as knowledge of decimal system.
Two-year technical degree in Mold Making, Tool and Die or General Maintenance
Completion of some of the following course work. Technical Communications, Blueprint Reading, Grinding Operations, Instruments and Measurements, Manual and CNC Mill, Lathe (Computer Numerical Control) and Welding for Machinist with the desire of those in the role to complete their degree within a reasonable amount of time. Individual development plans and requirements may be established.
All qualified candidates will be required to complete a Mold Maker Skills Assessment.
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, or Abilities (KSA's):
Proficient / Working KSA
Blueprint reading for assembly
Knowledge of machinery
Experience that demonstrates mechanical aptitude necessary to build, assemble, troubleshoot, and repair equipment
Minimum Physical Requirements or Demands:
Use of gauge, hazardous chemicals, and microscope
Primary Work LocationUSA NE - Columbus (West)
Instrument Maker 3 / CNC Machinist
Please note that this position has been reposted. If you have already submitted your application, you need not submit it again, as it has already been received.
As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs.
For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here. As a UW employee, you have a unique opportunity to change lives on our campuses, in our state and around the world. UW employees offer their boundless energy, creative problem solving skills and dedication to build stronger minds and a healthier world.
UW faculty and staff also enjoy outstanding benefits, professional growth opportunities and unique resources in an environment noted for diversity, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits and natural beauty. All of which has allowed the UW to be nationally recognized as a "Great College to Work For" for four consecutive years.
The Applied Physics Laboratory at the University of Washington (APL-UW) is a national center for advanced science and engineering research and development and education. APL-UW was formed in 1943 for the U.S. Navy to bring university research resources to bear on urgent WWII defense problems. APL-UW has developed an international reputation for its broad based programs in science, engineering and for designing, building, and deploying the advanced technology required to meet the research needs of numerous government and commercial sponsors. With modern facilities, equipment and over 350 talented researchers and staff, APL-UW provides a unique, dynamic work environment with many opportunities.
APL has an outstanding full time opportunity for an Instrument Maker 3 / CNC Machinist.
APL-UW provides a unique, dynamic work environment with many opportunities. APL-UW is organized into eight scientific and technical departments. The ability to turn ideas and hypotheses into experiments, field programs, and new instrumentation relies on the composite of many science and engineering disciplines. The Laboratory owes its success to the synergy created by investigators and technicians working across these departments and their commitment to basic and applied research.
The appointee to this position will perform complex high precision work on Oceanographic Research Instruments by setting up and operating manual machine tools and/or programming, setting up and operating CNC machine tools such as Okuma lathes, Haas CNC mills, SIP jig borer, Bridgeport manual mill, G&L horizontal boring mill, grinding machines, and Vision Engraver to fabricate parts for research purposes. Resolve highly complex design and manufacturing problems such as performing design work from verbal or minimal written instructions to manufacture mechanical devices; determining tolerances and fits on mechanical designs; performing advanced jig and fixture design and construction; and diagnosing, troubleshooting, repairing and rebuilding machine tools and/or mechanical devices.
Under general direction, independently perform highly complex design and project coordination duties in support of part fabrication such as designing complex, state-of-the-art mechanical devices or systems requiring a comprehensive knowledge of system integration involving features such as probes, sensors, gauges or other electro-mechanical devices, plus troubleshooting and repairing mechanical equipment.
Confer with professors, scientists, and engineers on development of Oceanographic instruments and specialized equipment for research use; recommend design modifications
Work from SolidWorks solid models, hard copy blueprints, sketches, diagrams, written and oral instructions and suggest design or material changes when alternate configurations appear appropriate
Create Fanuc style CNC programs using CAMWorks software to facilitate the fabrication of components on Haas 5-axis, 4-axis and 3-axis mills, Revolution mill, and an Okuma CNC lathe
Plan and lay out work, design jigs and fixtures, determine material and fabrication methods to be used, if not explicitly specified; calculate sizes, apply GD&T to components and determine working tolerances
Set up and run CNC machine tools and make adjustments as required to maintain appropriate tolerances; Construct or machine parts from standard and exotic metals and alloys, plus plastics, rubber, ceramic, etc.
Determine and plan all inspection criteria required to prove the repeatable accuracy of high-tolerance components and devices; perform inspections with appropriate gauges and measuring machines
Troubleshoot malfunctioning equipment or machine tools, perform basic repairs, and solve complex mechanical problems;
Follow the APL Machine Shop electronic file system structure and work with the MS Access tooling storage database
Perform advanced welding using Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) and Metal Inert Gas (MIG) processes along with heat-treating processes including welding of ferrous and nonferrous alloys and shield metal arc welding techniques, and brazing, soldering and heat treating of a wide variety of metals
Perform close tolerance sheet metal work
Perform duties of Instrument Maker II and other related duties as required
- Two years of experience as an Instrument Maker II OR equivalent education/experience
Experience with SolidWorks software and CAMWorks CAM programming software or equivalent
Experience with 4th and 5th Axis programming, setup, and operation
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
- May be subject to successful completion of E-Verify process
The application process for UW positions may include completion of a variety of online assessments to obtain additional information that will be used in the evaluation process. These assessments may include Work Authorization, Cover Letter and/or others. Any assessments that you need to complete will appear on your screen as soon as you select "Apply to this position". Once you begin an assessment, it must be completed at that time; if you do not complete the assessment you will be prompted to do so the next time you access your "My Jobs" page. If you select to take it later, it will appear on your "My Jobs" page to take when you are ready. Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and you will not be considered for this position until all required assessments have been completed.
Apprentice Instrument Tech (Machining)
Manufacturing Machined parts to the highest quality by following verbal and written producers and blueprints.
Operate manual mills, Lathe, drill press, file and shape machined parts.
Load and secure work piece in fixture.
Tends to one or more machines, observes operations, and checks parts using micrometer and calipers.
Learn and apply new techniques and skills to manufacture parts used in surgical instruments within standards.
Complete each hurdle in the 5 year apprenticeship program.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Hand metal working experience
Ability to visualize shapes
Ability to follow verbal and written manufacturing procedures
Able to read and understand blueprints
Previous experience preferred from working in other machine shops with similar environment. Previous experience using hand tools such as but not limited to pliers, hammer or files.
Coil Maker - Apprentice (1006-773)
Willing to construct and shape wire coils used in electrical components, such as field coils, form wound and armature coils, electrical motors, generators, and control equipment.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Willing to learn to construct and shape wire coils used in electrical components, such as field coils
form wound and armature coils, electrical motors, generators, and control equipment.
operate wire-coiling machines to construct and shape wire coils used in electrical components such as electric motors and generators.
Measure and record dimensions using measuring equipment and instruments.
Adhere to all outlined section and operational processes and procedures.
Notify supervisor of quality, process and/or safety issues and concerns.
Select and load materials such as work pieces, objects, and machine parts onto equipment used in coiling processes.
Hand taping, looping, cleaning leads, testing.
All other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or Technical School desired.
One to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience desired. Mechanical and mathematical aptitude required.
Some experience as a Mechanic is preferred in the auto or maintenance industry.
Apprentice III - Tool And Die/Mold Maker
TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.
As today's homes are becoming more connected, TE Appliances continues to dedicate resources to develop innovative connectivity solutions to support the most capable and complex home appliances in the market. TE Appliance products can be found in home applications consumers use on a daily basis- large and small- and continue to provide the best solutions for always-on connectivity needed for the home of today and tomorrow. Our customers partner with us as we are able to provide a broad range of connectivity and sensor solutions for home appliances, lighting, HVAC, security, and many more applications.
We are currently accepting applications for four (4) openings in the Apprenticeship Program. There are openings for both Tool & Die Maker and Mold Maker positions.
This is a fully accredited, four (4) year Apprenticeship Program, approved by the Pennsylvania Apprenticeship and Training Council and the Federal Committee on Apprenticeship. It will include 8,000 hours of on-the-job training plus additional related studies.
We are beginning our relationship with Harrisburg Area Community College (HACC) in January 2019 and for all apprentices going forward, related studies will take place at the HACC Midtown Campus in Harrisburg, PA one day per week.
TE pays 100% of the tuition cost (subject to Expense Reimbursement Agreement).
Responsibilities & Qualifications
The following is a list of desirable qualifications for applicants to the Apprenticeship Program:
TE Work Experience:
Die Mechanic with expertise in troubleshooting and repairing progressive dies, and the skill level to make, condition, and modify close tolerance tooling.
Mold Mechanic with expertise in troubleshooting and repairing injection or transfer molds, and the skill level to make, condition and modify close tolerance tooling
Machinist / Machine Operator Shop with the skill level to make, condition and modify close tolerance tooling
Die Repair / Mold Repair with the skill level to troubleshoot / repair progressive dies or molds
Experience in any job with skill that relates to the Apprenticeship
Non-TE Work Experience:
Completed State Approved or Corporate Approved Machinist Apprenticeship
Machine Operator of equipment such as; surface grinder, vertical milling machine, horizontal milling machine, Conventional EDM, Wire EDM, profile grinder, drill press, or any related machine shop equipment.
Die Mechanic / Die Repair expertise in troubleshooting and repairing progressive or single-station dies
Mold Mechanic / Mold Repair experience in troubleshooting and repairing injection or transfer molds
Diagnostic / Troubleshooting experience in a mechanical field
Work experience in any technical field
Education Completed Beyond High School Level:
Associate Degree / Diploma in Machine Technology / Machine Shop, Machine Design / Mechanical Drawing Design or any other technical curriculum
Vocational-Technical Continuing education certificate programs in Machine Shop, or any technical field
Correspondence Certificate Program, such as an ICS / Intext Tool and Die Maker or Machine Shop Program
Any College, continuing education or correspondence course
High School Education:
Desired Coure Completion:
Math: algebra, geometry, trigonometry
Vocational-Technical: Machine shop, drafting or any technical field
Science: Physics, chemistry
Shop / Technical courses
Military Training / Military Technical Training:
Any training related to this apprenticeship
Any training in a technical field
Any leadership or communication skills training
Must be able to lift a minimum of 55 lbs
Must be able to push a minimum of 75 lbs
Must be able to pull a minimum of 65 lbs
Frequent picking, pinching, seizing, grasping, etc., primarily with fingers.
Frequent standing, walking, and balancing throughout the day is required in this job.
- Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation
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Jonestown, PA, US, 17038
Education Experience: High School or Equivalent
Travel: Less than 10%
Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg
Job Segment: Developer, Drafting, HVAC, Web Design, Technology, Engineering, Operations, Creative
Tool & Die Maker
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Set up and operate various machines consistent with the Tool & Die trade including but not limited to Lathes, Mills, Drills, Saws, Shapers, Die repair and rework, etc. in order to produce required product from prints, samples, and sketches.
Reviews prints in order to plan sequence of operations required for job.
Selects proper materials to be used including type of steel, machines, tooling, gauging instruments, etc.
Uses various types of gauging and measuring instruments in order to check and dimensionally verify the
part being used.
Assists in the design, manufacture and development of new tools or processes working closely with
Engineering and other department personnel.
Troubleshoots and develops corrective actions for tooling or process related problems on production
Qualified journeyman card holder, must have completed and provide evidence of having completed an approved apprentice program or have a minimum of 8 year's experience and be able to provide evidence of such.
High school diploma required.
Must possess own tools including but not limited to micrometers, depth mics, inside mics,
calipers, indicators, radius gages, etc.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
Musical Instrument - Pawn Shop Sales Associate
Central Mega Pawn inOntario California is looking to hire an expert musical instrument/equipment sales associate! We are a super busy pawn shop in Ontario and we need YOU! We are seeking someone who can assist us with buying, selling, tuning up and maintaining our large music department. Your focus will be preparing equipment for sale and selling through our online market place channels.
Interested? Please apply below and upload your professional resume summarizing your musical instrument expertise.
Central Mega Pawn is currently seeking a talented E-Commerce Online Sales Associate (manage our online sales, shipping and inventory) for our Ontario California Shop location. Full time. Compensation DOE and is paired with generous company sponsored fringe benefits. Immediate hiring! Interested in joining our fast paced and dynamic team?
We are recruiting for a very hard-working person that has a tremendous amount of energy with experience primarily, in online (website) marketing and online channel content management. The core responsibility of the Musical Instrument Sales Associate is to tirelessly pursue/promote/maintain our products musical equipment sales and marketing channels, including but not limited to online, wholesale, direct to consumer, institutional, business to business and new seller marketplaces. This is an intense role in a productive and fun environment. The Musical Instrument Sales Associate must have true entrepreneurial spirit and be willing to leave no stone unturned while promoting our musical products. Curiosity and drive are not only desired, they are required.
Primarily responsible for buying, selling, tuning up and maintaining our large musical department through listing items, managing the our inventory, assisting the shipping of items, account balancing all financial transactions and delivering awesome customer service follow up through e-mail and in person.
Duties of this job include
Prepare inventory for sale (online and onsite in our shop)
Preparing paperwork and quotes for shipping
Processing onsite sales and online orders, picking items and packing them for shipment
Communicating daily for order fulfillment needs
Receiving shipments and verifying received quantity against ordered quantity
Maintaining and filling sales orders
Answering shipping phone calls and replying to emails in a well-spoken/well written manner
Ability to repeatedly lift and carry items up to 40 lbs
Ability to occasionally move items up to 100 lbs
Energetic and able to work quickly and precisely under pressure
Extensive knowledge of musical instruments (guitars, key boards, wind and brass etc)
Preparation of Commercial invoices, Certificates of Origin, and Bills of Lading
Experience in musical equipment/instrument sales buying and sales transactions
Fluent Spanish a huge plus!
Purchasing experience also a huge plus!
Two Weeks PTO/Vacation
Four (4) paid holidays (when scheduled to work on a company recognized holiday)
24/7 employee service and support
We are an equal opportunity employer and look forward to your career interest with Central Mega Pawn. For immediate consideration, please complete the online application and our Workforce Planning Specialist will review your resume and application within 24 hours of submission. Good luck!
Science Instrument Systems Engineer
Lentech, Inc. is currently seeking a Science Instrument Systems Engineer
Goddard Space Flight Center; Greenbelt, MD 20771
This position requires the candidate to pass a US Government background investigation.
Job Functions and
The Instrument Engineer performs activities associated with instrument systems engineering. Performs instrument engineering studies, analyses, and development in support of flight, airborne, and ground mechanical and electrical hardware including all scientific and support software required to operate and/or test the associated equipment and/or facility.
- A Bachelor of Science degree, or equivalent education and experience, in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or Computer Science from an accredited institution.
- Ten years of experience with an interdisciplinary background in the development of aerospace hardware.
- A minimum of 3 years of flight instrument hardware/software development experience is also required.
Lentech, Inc. provides technology-enabled IT Solutions and Mission Technical Solutions to civil, defense and intelligence customers. Through our accumulated years of experience, industry expertise, and strategic partnerships, Lentech has built mission-critical solutions for our federal and commercial customers. Lentech’s clients achieve full life-cycle support and cost effective managed services supporting enterprise computing and applications initiatives for Government agencies. Lentech’s newly established Mission Technical Solutions Division is focused on providing engineering, operations, I&T and technical services to civil and defense customers primarily in the aerospace fields.
Lentech, Inc. is a performance-based company providing employees with challenging and interesting work, competitive pay and benefits, and opportunities to learn and grow. We focus on providing an environment of fun, sharing, collaboration and connection. Our culture is team oriented, non-hierarchical and entrepreneurial. It gives people a chance to participate and be a factor in the company’s growth and success.
Lentech, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identification, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other factor prohibited by applicable law. We are proud of the diversity of our staff and seek diversity in our applicants.
Bed Maker To CNA
Symphony of Tillers is looking for C.N.A. in training / Bed Maker to join our dynamic team!
Symphony of Tillers is considered by many to be one of the area’s most innovative leaders in the delivery of post hospital nursing and rehabilitation. We are a family-oriented operation that takes a uniquely personal approach to delivering quality outcomes for the patients in our care.
The Bed Maker / Nursing Assistant (NA) in Training will:
- The primary purpose of your job position as a full-time staff member is to acquire the knowledge, skills, and certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant by participation in the facility’s planned educational program consisting of classroom instructions, clinical practice, and on-the-job, supervised training, and to perform certain services for which you have been trained and found to be competent during the training period.
- Demonstrate a high standard of ethics
- Demonstrate excellent customer service and teamwork
- Ability to work every other weekend
- Opportunity as well for advancement within the facility and also at other member facilities of the Symphony Post Acute Network (www.symphonypan.com).
- Competitive benefit and paid time off
- Health, dental and vision benefits available
Symphony at The Tillers
4390 Rt. 71
Oswego, IL 60543
Tool & Die Maker Journeyman
Plan and construct a wide variety of tools, dies, fixtures and gauges to very close tolerances, or construct more complex units where design is available.
Perform development work, layout and difficult tool room machine operations, fitting, timing and adjusting, e.g. combination dies for parts or irregular contour, box type drill jigs with difficult locating or nesting features, ordinary index milling fixtures.
Dismantles and repairs or replaces parts of damaged dies and fixtures, fits and assembles parts, and tests repaired dies for proper operation.
Operates cranes safely to remove and/or relocate dies to specific work stations/equipment.
Establishes and maintains an effective preventative maintenance program. Ensures all tools are properly fit for use.
Prepares sketches for machining of tool details.
Performs basic layout inspections of both tooling and manufactured components in press.
Must have all tools common to trade practice
Proficient in reading and working with blueprints.
Capable of working with varied ranges of ferrous and non-ferrous materials.
Proficient in workshop theory and calculation.
Overhead Crane Operation.
Ability to work with SPC.
Participates in ongoing Continuous Improvement processes.
Takes direction from Supervisor/Lead Hand, as applicable.
Protects own health and safety by working in compliance with established safe work practices and procedures.
Maintains safety standard and cleanliness of workplace and equipment as outlined by company policy.
Any other reasonable request made by management
Skills (language, technical, computer, etc.)
Competent in all Tool Room machining to close tolerances.
Able to work with limited guidance and supervision.
Able to troubleshoot tooling problems and estimate timelines for resolution.
Recognized technical trade certificate Tool & Die Maker or minimum 5 years of experience working in the trade.
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