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CNC Machine SETUP / OPERATOR in Hudson, WI at United Stars

Date Posted: 8/29/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


SETUP / OPERATOR

SUMMARY:

Sets up and operates CNC machine to perform operations on lathes, mills, grinders, turning, shapers, broaching, hobs.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Reads process sheets, blueprints, and sketches of part to determine machining to be done, dimensional specifications, set up, and operating requirements.
  • Mounts work piece between centers, in chuck, or to faceplate, manually or using hoist.
  • Selects and installs preset tooling in tool posts, turrets or indexing heads, and automatic-tool-change magazine, in sequence specified on process sheet.
  • Depresses buttons, toggles, and starts machining operation.
  • Observes numerical displays on control panel and compares with data on process sheet to verify dimensional adjustments, feed rates, and speeds of machining cuts.
  • Turns dials and switches to override tape control and correct machine performance, applying practical knowledge of lathe operation.
  • Inspects first-run piece and spot-checks succeeding pieces for conformance to specifications, using micrometers and precision dial gauges.
  • Studies job packet and organizes materials for next run to shorten changeover time.
  • May set tools before positioning them in lathe, using precision gauges and instruments.
  • May set up and operate another machine tool during machining cycles.

Job Requirements


SETUP / OPERATOR

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIREMENTS:

  • Intermediate reading, writing, and arithmetic skills required.
  • This is normally acquired through a high school diploma or equivalent, or a 2 year degree program.
  • Computer literate with the ability to learn, and work statistical and manufacturing software applications.
  • Duties require verbal and written communication skills.
  • Microsoft Office Professional, Word, Excel, statistical and manufacturer software a plus.

Important Qualities for Successful Job Performance (Y for Yes, N for No):

  • Problem Solving: Y
  • Analytical Ability: Y
  • Communication Skills: Y
  • Bilingual: N
  • Interpersonal Skills: Y
  • Dexterity: Y

Physical Demands (By percentage of activity):

  • Standing: 90%
  • Walking: 50%
  • Sitting: 5%
  • Balancing: 0%
  • Stooping: 5%
  • Kneeling: 0%
  • Crouching: 5%
  • Crawling: 0%
  • Climbing: 0%
  • Hearing: 40%
  • Talking 25%
  • Tasting or Smelling: 0%
  • Reaching/working overhead: 0%
  • Keyboard use/repetitive Hand Motion: 1%
  • Pushing: 10%
  • Weight: 50 lbs
  • Pulling: 10%
  • Weight: 50 lbs
  • Lifting: 80%
  • Weight: 50 lbs
  • Carrying: 10%
  • Weight: 50 lbs

Work Environment (Percent of the on-the-job time exposed to each condition):

  • Vibration: 0%
  • Radiation: 0%
  • Explosives: 0%
  • Electricity: 0%
  • Non-weather heat: 0%
  • Non-Weather cold: 0%
  • Outdoor Weather: 0%
  • Height: 0%
  • Toxic/caustic chemicals: 0%
  • Moving mechanical parts: 0%
  • Fumes or airborne particles: 90%
  • Non-weather wet, humid conditions: 0%

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