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Machinist / Apprentice Machinist
We are seeking a Machinist / Apprentice Machinist to join our team! You will operate a variety of manual machines including and not limited to lathes, mills, drill presses, etc.
- Operate machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments
- Modify parts and materials to improve overall production
- Test completed equipment to detect and remove defects
- Perform routine maintenance on machinery
- Calculate dimensions and tolerance using measuring instruments
- Previous experience in machinery or other related fields
- Familiarity with machine tools and equipment
- Strong attention to detail
- Willingness to learn a new trade
We specialize in all types of fabrication services, including:
- Steel and Aluminum Fabrication
- Specialized Cutting
- Complete Machining Services
- Drafting, Mechanical, and Structural Design
Lingis is the area’s leading custom metal fabrication and machine shop. We are strategically located near Waynesburg, Pennsylvania, so that we can provide quality products and services to the coal, natural gas, and utility industries in a five-state area.
Apprentice Machinist (2Nd Shift)
Eaton in Searcy, AR is seeking an Apprentice Machinist to work second shift. This individual will work to gauge and operate different manual and CNC machinery. Essential Functions:
Work from drawings, specifications, programs, data, and schedule
Operate machine tools to perform a series of progressive machining operations on repetitive work to exacting tolerances
Work from programming, operational data, fixtures, and material clamping methods
Calibrate and operate onboard measurement probes to establish work coordinate
Operate Coordinate Measurement Machines (CMM) to verify part quality
Arrange, mount, and secure tooling in machine rack. Support and clamp work piece in absence of holding fixtures,
- Will work directly with CNC Machinist II Qualifications
High School Diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship
- No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area of Searcy, AR will be considered
Knowledge of shop math for machinist (inch to metric conversion, addition / subtraction of decimals and fractions, etc.)
Knowledge of gauging concepts and techniques (calipers, height gages, micrometers, profilometer, roundness gages, plug gages, air gages, dial depth gages, etc.)
The ability to perform Machine Preventative Maintenance (changing filters, coolant concentration management and monitoring oil levels)
Ability to lift and manipulate up to 40 lbs We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters. Job: Manufacturing & Operations Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico Organization: HYD PMC Power Motion Control Job Level: Entry Level Schedule: Full-time Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No Does this position offer relocation?: No Travel: No Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
• I am seeking several apprentices to work directly under our Senior Tool and Die maker, Engineer, Machinists,and Pressman
• The successful candidates must possess strong mechanical skills matched with top math and analytical ability.
• A strong desire to succeed in a very competitive industry and most importantly an oversized pride in building things. Our products are on the fastest aircraft, and Autos. Our components are in the finest guns.
• If you are looking for high pay and great benefits go somewheres else. If you wish to have the skills to demand these things come learn from the best.
Prototype Machinist Apprentice
Milwaukee Electric Tool has launched a new Tool and Die apprenticeship program! Apprentices will support our expanding Rapid Protoype Department. Our Rapid Protype Department contains state of the art equipment and is crucial to the success of Milwaukee products. We are seeking highly motivated, mathematically and mechanically inclined, creative individuals to join our team. The apprenticeship program will be time based, established to be 5 years (10,400 hours). The apprentice will attend school one day a week (compensated) and work alongside a skilled tool and model maker the remaining four days of the week. Upon successful completion of required schooling and the probationary period the apprentice will obtain their Journeyman's card and remain employed with Milwaukee Electric Tool. Duties and Responsibilities
Plan, lay out and perform all bench and machine operations required to construct, alter or condition production tools, dies, fixtures, gauges or special machines, and/or set up and operate a variety of plastic, wood and metalworking machines and equipment to make complex and intricate parts and complete units of experimental and pilot models of electric tools, accessories and patterns.
Work involves setting up and performing recognized machining operations, occasionally improving standard tooling for special adaptations; performing all requiring bench operations to fit, assemble, adjust, align and finish precision gauging and/or holding fixtures. Develop and condition form cutters for own work and/or for production. Work from drawings, sketches and samples of brass, bronze or steel as indicated. Machines used include milling, lathes, gear hobbs, drill presses and grinders working to close tolerances.
Layout and develop less complicated parts and units; may receive more detailed drawings and instructions on complex units. Use a variety of precision measuring devices including calipers, micrometers, gauges and protractors as well as handbook formulae, charts to layout and check work.
Program and operate semi-complex CNC, CAD and CAM equipment to satisfy assignment responsibilities.
Maintain tools and equipment; lubricate and make minor adjustments and repairs as necessary. Education and Experience Requirements
Requires an education equivalent to four years of high school
Attend schooling as required by the program
Possess above average mathematical, special, and creative thinking skills
Show dedication, interest, and progress throughout the program Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Family owned and operated for nearly 70 years, Paragon D&E is a leader in advanced manufacturing. With a strong history in injection and compression tooling, Paragon has evolved into a multifaceted organization with a diverse product line serving Aerospace, Defense, Nuclear, Heavy Truck, Automotive, Agricultural, Oil and Gas and other industries. Paragon has a state of the art facility with the latest machining technology and continually invests in our team and equipment.
Paragon is committed to the highest standards of ethical conduct in all that we do. We believe that honesty and integrity create trust, which is the cornerstone of our business.
We recognize that our success depends on the talent, skills and expertise of our people and our ability to function as a tightly integrated team. Communication and respect are essential elements of a positive and productive business relationship. We promote a caring and helpful approach to those we work with and the community around us.
* Paragon has received the 101 Best & Brightest in West Michigan companies to work for award 3-years running*
What you will do:
All Apprentices start in the Material Handler role for 3-6 months familiarizing themselves with all areas of the shop. Responsibilities include:
- Operate an overhead crane and fork lift truck with trailer to move raw blocks and tooling for job preparations and job transitions for CNC machines.
- Utilize schedule board to assist in job transitions and task prioritization.
- Ensure that material in the shop is identified and clearly labeled.
- Check incoming material, verify shippers and prepare finished jobs for shipping.
- Assist with finishing processes, including cleaning and deburring material, maintenance and clean-up for each job.
As an Apprentice, your responsibilities include:
- Learn and demonstrate the skills needed to become proficient in the assigned area of responsibility.
- Responsible for the completion of the Apprentice Training Plan.
- Required to attend monthly Apprentice meetings to provide feedback on how training is progressing.
As a Machinist, your responsibilities include:
- Setup, adjust and check out programming and operate numerically controlled machine tools to
- Review machine schedule board for machining needed daily.
- Works from programming instructions, operational data and machine setup instructions
- Manage scheduled hours, estimating hours accurately and communicate to supervisor estimated over/under hours.
- Manage machine program files.
- Verify tooling and setup of job on the machine.
- Communicate with programming or the lead Machinist on any concerns with the programs.
- Responsible for maintenance of machine and cleanliness of area daily.
What qualifications you need to be successful:
- High School diploma or equivalent is required.
- Availability to work days, nights and weekends required .
- Experience operating a crane and fork lift truck (with trailer) preferred
- Experience in a tool & die environment and a high-degree of mechanical aptitude is ideal.
- Must have been trained and worked-in Paragon’s Material Handler role for at least 3 months and/or equivalent experience.
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Paragon has the experience to tackle your most difficult project. Our engineers, business unit managers and mold leaders average over 25 years of experience.
We take pride in our ability to take your project from concept to mold. We’ve developed expertise in various forms of precision cutting and machining and have the unique ability to handle very large parts. Our modern facilities house one of North America’s largest double gantry mills and a new building expansion is in progress. You can count on the Paragon team to help you with your next project.
1st shift: 6:30am-3:00pm
2nd shift: 3:00pm-11:30pm
The Machinist sets up, operates and adjusts various types of conventional or automatic machines including CNC machines, lathes, drill presses, grinders and other precision equipment and may assist Manufacturing Team Members in the set-up of machines. This position reports to the Manufacturing Supervisor.
Essential Job Functions:
· Works from drawings and written instructions to create parts.
· Performs a wide variety of duties to set up and operate CNC machines. Performs diversified and complex operations on one or more machines simultaneously as required.
· Writes and edits programs as needed to meet overall part tolerance requirements.
· Requires basic knowledge of various metal and of measurements used in machining processes in order to provide technical leadership and assist in training less experienced machinist.
· Understands all aspects of operating machines (every switch/button) and can proficiently run multiple machines simultaneously in the department.
· Handles change overs without assistance, has the ability/understanding of CNC machine logic, able to write basic programs, post-edit CNC programs to fine-tune processes for optimal performance and is able to read, find errors and troubleshoot programs.
· Capable of setting up jobs, running jobs and inspecting parts.
· Capable of performing all “external” setup tasks for the next job, while the machine is running.
· Possesses basic math and problem solving abilities.
· Reads prints to recognize specifications for various surfaces being machined.
· Works from prints and determine operational sequences; select tools, spindle speeds, tool feed rates and chucking/holding requirements in accordance with materials.
· Inspects work pieces at beginning of and throughout production run to insure part meets tolerance requirements.
· Inspects and understands when to replace cutting tools.
· Demonstrates ability to effectively use all necessary measuring tools in order to assure conformance to print.
· Understands and verifies tolerances for machined surfaces.
· Detects worn tools and replaces tooling as appropriate.
· Establish proper tool offsets and make necessary adjustments.
· Performs preventative maintenance as needed on assigned equipment.
· Advises supervisor of conduct that may violate rules, policies, and procedures.
· Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA’s):
· Safety – Understands safe operation of equipment, tools and PPE. Recognizes potential for dangerous situations; uses safe work practices. Utilizes behavior based safety methods to sustain a safe working environment.
· Ethics and Work Standards –Maintain the highest ethical and work standards, while promoting the same attributes in co-workers and others.
· Communication – Expresses thoughts clearly, both orally and in writing, using good grammar. Listens to understand input, feedback and concerns. Provides complete information in an open, honest and straightforward manner. Responds promptly and positively to questions and requests.
· Teamwork/Relationships–Works with other employees willingly and in a spirit of cooperation and teamwork. Supports cooperation. Demonstrates a commitment to the entire business and is supportive of all initiatives (company and departmental) to help grow the business. Cooperates fully with others to achieve organizational goals. Is tactful, courteous, and considerate. Embraces a positive outlook. Is respected and trusted by others.
· Continual Improvement and Problem Resolution – Identifies and communicates suggestions for work improvements. Works with others to develop solutions which meet company-wide needs and objectives. Applies a sense of urgency to resolve problems or creates opportunities that will increase productivity and create value. Shares best practices with other employees.
· Accountability – Accepts responsibility regarding projects/programs/duties as outlined in this job description. Advises supervisor of concerns, problems and progress of work in a timely manner.
· Minimum 4 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment
· Knowledge of CNC machining and programming operations as generally acquired in one to three years of trades training or vocational schooling
· 3-5 years of experience in setting up, operating and programming CNC machine
Education and Certification
· High school diploma or equivalent education or experience
· Associates degree preferred
(To be met with or without accommodations)
· Ability to lift up to 40 pounds
· Stand 10 hours a day
· Good manual dexterity
· Eye hand coordination and attention to detail
· Ability to bend, twist and turn
Apprentice Machinist - Precision Machining And Tool Maker
Need to have machining aptitude, great attitude and a strong desire to learn.
Need to be a dependable hard worker that can focus on the job at hand and have the mindset to get the job done on time with quality workmanship.
4 year apprenticeship program is through the Department of Economic Security. Mandatory schooling costs will be reimbursed for a "C" grade or better. May be able to apply past schooling and experience toward the program.
Located by the 101 and Red Mtn 202 in Tempe.
Check out our website: tmwinc.net
Tool Room Machinist
SummarySets up and operates conventional, special purpose, and numerical control (NC) machines and machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts by performing the following duties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilitiesinclude the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished workpiece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements. Measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points on material or workpiece as guides for subsequent machining. Selects, aligns, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines such as mills, lathes, jig borers, grinders, and shapers.
Calculates and sets controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, and depth and angle of cut, or enters commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media. Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, and adjusts machine controls or control media as required. Verifies conformance of finished workpiece to specifications.
Sets up and operates machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data. Operates welding equipment to cut or weld parts. Develops specifications from general description and draws sketch of part or product to be fabricated. Confers with engineers, production personnel, programmers, or others to resolve machining or assembly problems.
QualificationsTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Education and/or Experience High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
Language Skills Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
Mathematical Skills Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Reasoning Ability Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
Physical DemandsThe 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; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. The employee must 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.
Work EnvironmentThe 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 moving mechanical parts and fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; toxic or caustic chemicals; risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Bump caps, steel toe safety shoes, and safety glasses are required in all production areas. Hearing protection is encouraged and may be required in specific areas. NTN offers a competitive salary and a benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, life 401K, vacation and paid holidays. NTN Accepts the NCRC EOE
Job:* Tool Crib Technician
Primary Location:* Illinois-Elgin-1500 Holmes
Job Posting:* Jan 6, 2017, 9:03:25 AM
Req ID:* 15016B
Tool Room Machinist
TitleTool Room MachinistEOE StatementCategoryManufacturingDescriptionThe Machinist sets up and operates conventional, special-purpose, and computer numerical control (CNC) machines and machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts, applies knowledge of machine shop theory and procedures, shop mathematics, machinability of materials, and layout techniques in the most cost effective manner possible with the machine tools, equipment and instructions provided.Duties and Responsibilities Include:Demonstrate the knowledge and ability to set up and run all shop support equipment and at least one of the following standard shop machines; mill, lathe, grinder, and CNC machinery.Study blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements.Select, align, and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines, such as mills, lathes, jig borer, shaper and grinders.Calculate and set controls to regulate machining factors, such as speed, feed, coolant flow, and depth and angle of cut, or enter commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media.Start and observe machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, and adjust machine controls or control media as required.Verify conformance of finished work piece to specifications, using standard and precision measuring instruments.Position RequirementsIn-depth knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, benefits, repair, and maintenance.Expertise in blue print reading, both piece part and assembly.Proficient use of standard and precision measuring devices.Skilled in shop math, including geometric, trigonometric and algebraic functions.Advanced knowledge of machining/manufacturing processes, assembly procedures and mechanical functions.Ability to develop specifications from general information and draw sketches of part or product to be fabricated.Demonstrable knowledge of design techniques, principles, tools and instruments involved in the production and use of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.Full-Time/Part-TimeFull-TimeShiftVarious ShiftsKeywordsDivisionTDS AUTOMATION INCExempt/Non-ExemptNon-ExemptReq NumberMAN-17-00011LocationTDS Automation, Inc.About the OrganizationDoerfer Companies is a leading global supplier of process automation that solves the product manufacturing challenges of companies worldwide. A series of strategic acquisitions and affiliations gives Doerfer nearly three centuries of innovation experience spanning across multiple divisions.
This allows clients to benefit from a significant pool of intellectual capital that leverages experience from multiple industries to meet their needs.Doerfer was founded in 1961 to provide assembly automation and engineering services to the agricultural and metalworking industries. It has since grown to become the leading entity providing turnkey factory automation, press technology, tooling and automated guided vehicle technologies.These core competencies, applied to a diverse industry cross section, incorporate numerous advanced technological capabilities, including specialized expertise in the nuclear, specialty fibers and chemical industries.Doerfer manufactures large format hydraulic presses, ranging in size from 500 to 13,000 tons, for the aerospace, automotive, building products and transportation industries.Operating one of the largest tool and die facilities in the Southeast United States, as well as a facility in the Midwest, Doerfer serves the forming needs of customers in the aerospace, appliance, automotive and HVAC industries.Doerfer specializes in custom heavy capacity Automatic Guided Vehicle Systems with traditional wire or laser-guidance systems as well as inertial guidance technology. In addition, Doerfer's proprietary Wheelift technology offers customers i
Tool Maker-Tool Room Machinist
2nd shift Toolroom Machinist-Maker with experience on tooling and dies for production presses and machining equipment. Build, maintain and trouble shoot tooling, fixtures and dies. Build special tooling, fixtures and other related metal forming and fabrication tools. This position requires experience on CNC mills, lathes as well as some manual. Set ups.
Position on 2nd shift. Journeyman level or possibly lighter. $26-$35/hour
Milwaukee-NW side. Good pay and benefits. 3-5 years experience and machine tool schooling or 6-10 years experience. Manual, CNC mills, drills, lathes, grinders etc.
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