6 months ago
* Good work standards, and housekeeping.
* Solid math skills: Advanced Mathematics a plus. Ability to count, add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
* Mechanical aptitude.
* Basic computer skills.
* Familiar and capable of using a variety of inspection devices.
* A strong desire to become a machinist is critical.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
* High school diploma or GED
* 1-2 years in the manufacturing field
Must be able to effectively communicate with staff, peers and management. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, part prints, process documentation, and work center guidelines.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:
* Stand for up to 3 hours between breaks
* Use hands.
* Regularly lift and/or move 25 pounds and occasionally lift/and or move up to 60 pounds
* Seeing - Must be able to see well enough to read reports and use a computer.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms and occasionally required to sit and stoop, kneel or crouch.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
* Work closely with experienced machinists; learn the operation and set-up of a variety of machine tools. Master necessary skills and knowledge including:
* CNC machine operation, setup, and adjustment
* Manual machine operation such as heli-coil installation tools and Presses
* Use of precision measuring devices
* Completion of required paperwork
* Grow in machining knowledge and skills in preparation for a possible Machinist position.
* Gain understanding of shop routings, materials, fixtures, tooling, and locations.
* Candidates should have a stable education and/or employment history as well as good transportation.