CNC MACHINIST III - Milling - 2nd shift


Posted Under: Wilmington, Massachusetts jobs in Other; Other jobs in zipcode 01887
Posted On: 2020-10-18

The CNC Machinist III produces machined parts by operating, setting up computer numerical---control (CNC) machine; maintaining quality and safety standards; keeping records; maintaining equipment and supplies; may be required to perform some programming. The role requires the above to be accomplished within Tecomet's principles of continuous improvement, customer driven innovation and a win first culture, while meeting company financial and other performance metrics.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operate, set up, and could program CNC machines within specified tolerances following work instructions and in accordance with machine programs and engineering drawings;
  • Propose new production Set ups and change offsets/tooling in machines as part of the new setup;
  • Perform difficult CNC Machinist work including progressive machining of a variety of parts and different metals where very close tolerances must be maintained;
  • Read and evaluate blue prints or specifications;
  • Troubleshoot and understand CNC programs and processes ;
  • Improve and produce work Instructions;
  • Assist Engineering with redesigning fixtures to increase quality standards and productivity, change dull tooling, and/or make minor offsets and adjustments as needed for tooling wear;
  • Ensure product quality is achieved by working to operator owned quality (OOQ) standards and requirements including using a range of measuring equipment and interpreting readings;
  • Propose adjusted speeds and feeds for different machining requirements;
  • Perform routine maintenance as per daily machine checklist and adhere to PM schedule;
  • Perform hand finishing;
  • Follow Good Manufacturing and Good Document Practices (GMP/GDP) at all times including completion of job routers/ cards;
  • Ensure safe working practices are carried out to minimize risks to the job holder and/or colleagues, including identifying and reporting Safety, Health& Environmental issues;
  • Achieve set productivity targets and identify ways of improving productivity;
  • Record all activities in a timely manner on the job tracking system;
  • Identify and support Continuous Improvement activities;
  • Identify and escalate manufacturing issues to the Team Leader and/or Supervisor, participating in the resolution as required;
  • Maintain 5S/housekeeping standards within work area;
  • Performs other duties or special projects as required or as assigned by supervisor;

    Qualification Requirements

    Educational/Training Requirement:

    • High School diploma or general education degree (GED); Associates degree/certificate in Tooling& Machining or Machinist apprenticeship---preferred---

      • Experience of working in a production environment, preferred
        Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

        • Ability to operate, set up, and maintain a CNC Machine
        • Ability to run multiple CNC Machines
        • Ability to set up, adjust offsets and operate and run development and production jobs
        • Ability to program with some level of supervision
        • Solid necessary math skills, including measuring and keeping count records
        • Effective at planning, prioritizing and organizing tasks and activities with the ability to deal with competing demands within specified timescales
        • Able to read and follow technical drawings and diagrammed instructions
        • Proven record of quality, on-time production runs
        • Demonstrable commitment to safety at all times
        • Attention to detail alongside ability to perform repeatable task over a prolonged period of time
        • Positive attitude, reliable, and a team player
        • Problem solving ability
        • Good communication skills, written and verbal
        • Solid computer skills
        • Ability to train new or lower level machinist

          Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer / Protected Veterans / Disabilities / Drug Free Workplace

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