Machinist

ALLSTAFF

Machinist

1st Shift

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

Record all data necessary to produce expected service and/or design results, including sizing and illustrations

Assembles, repairs, and fabricates parts by operating mechanical equipment

Uses blueprints and design sketches to ensure the proper dimensions and tolerance levels of the finished product

Use measuring devices and techniques to ensure proper sizing and adherence to specifications as work is very precise with no variances in dimensions

Maintain, Repair, and Machine components for plastic injection molds

Maintain and Repair dies and die components

Perform mold set-up and changeovers

Understand materials and applications as required

Uses various materials including stainless steel, tool steel, aluminum, brass, and plastic

Uses various equipment including manual and CNC lathes, mills, grinders, and drill presses

Perform milling operations such as drilling, tapping, boring, and conventional milling and lathe work, using various engine lathes

Uses various hand-held and stationary power and non-power tools as well as cutting tools and measuring instruments on a frequent basis

Lift, tighten, adjust and/or secure heavy objects in order to perform work and to observe safety precautions

Observe all safety procedures and use proper protective gear

Keep work area neat and clean

Assist other machinist in department with skilled or non-skilled duties as directed by supervisor

Follow company safety procedures and OSHA lockout-tag out regulations for equipment under power.

Perform other duties as assigned

 

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND REQUIRED SKILLS:

High School diploma

1-2 years direct experience as a machinist

Must be able to produce tooling and fixtures as well as perform inspection for adherence to quality and tolerances.

Must be able to work with minimal supervision producing parts in a variety of materials including metals and plastics.