CNC Swiss Lathe Machinist Position Description: CNC Swiss Lathe Machinist will be responsible for the operation CNC controlled machines to produce parts, all of which must meet the dimensional specifications of the mechanical drawing. 


4 DAY WORK WEEK - Monday - Thursday 4:30pm- 3:00am


10% shift differential

 

Job Responsibilities

·        Responsible for the operation and maintenance of swiss machines to produce quality parts.

  • Knowledge of sliding headstock machining, tool specifications and material characteristics, to enable part to run successfully in machine. Load bars / unload parts from machine. Measure and inspect.

·        Accurately complete all quality control documentation and inspection sheets. Capable of verifying conformance of parts to specifications using precision measuring instruments and process control techniques including SPC.

  • Follows verbal and/or written instructions such as blueprints, travelers, work instructions, process specifications, sketches, and directions from supervisor in completing a variety of machining and inspection tasks.

·        Work efficiently to achieve targeted goals and to assure product compliance to quality specifications.

·        Responsible for machine utilization and productivity goals being met on a daily basis, including: machine output to assure cycle times are verified and recorded.

·        Prompt startup of machines at beginning of shift, run machines through breaks and lunch as applicable and smooth hand off of machines at shift change to keep them running.

·        Assure accurate and timely reporting of labor transactions. Clock on and off jobs with production and setups both direct and indirect labor activities

·        Active involvement and support of 6S and continuous improvement efforts.

·        Report to Group Leader and/or Manager immediately if unable to attain these goals.

Qualifications

  • Must have a high school diploma (or equivalent).
  • Ability to read part drawings.
  • Knowledge of sliding headstock (swiss style) CNC lathe operation, preferably on Star and Miyano brand machines or Fanuc controlled machines. Knowledge of Star ECAS machines a plus.
  • Clean, organized, and multi-task capability to operate multiple machines.
  • Team player, open to new ideas and teamwork, self-motivated individual, willingness to continually strive to increase personal knowledge and value.
  • Above average manual dexterity and mechanical aptitude.
  • Intermediate Math skills in geometric and trigonometric formulas a plus.
  • Visual inspection with the use of a microscope on small parts with attention to detail.
  • Flexible, reliable, self-starting team player with ability to work with other employees without conflict and with minimal supervision. 

 Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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