Lead Machinist

Niles, Michigan
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
Various Shifts Available
US$ 18.00 - US$ 25.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Kaczmarek, Valerie, Spherion
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Job Description

EXCEPTIONAL BENEFITS!! DIRECT HIRE!!! STATE OF THE ART FACILITY! GROWING EMPLOYER! What more do we need to say to convey what a great opportunity this is?

$18 to $25 per hour, DOE--$5 shift premium for 2nd shift

**Outstanding benefits & brand new state-of-the-art facility
**Established and stable company since the 1960's


Will be responsible for using machine tools to make or modify parts. The Mill/Lathe Cell Expert is responsible for training, creating quality parts and being up to date on all documents, rules and regulations. Will also lead by example and help direct trainees to be successful in their everyday operations.

Working hours: Various Shifts Available

1.1st Articles, review schedule
2.Make efficiency changes / recommendations
3.Engineer change orders / traveler change orders
4.Initiate job splits to the Manufacturing Admin
5.Check parts / inspection of parts
6.Set up and troubleshooting.
7.Working with the area Operator to optimize production.
8.Monitoring of plant equipment and working with maintenance ensuring safe, compliant operations.
9.Assisting other Operators in starting up and/or shutting down various pieces of equipment in the work area.
10.Sets-up and operates special purpose equipment, conventional (lathe and/or mill), and/or numerical control (NC) machines and machining centers for fabrication of metallic and non-metallic parts.
11.Reads and interprets blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work pieces, sequence of operations and setup requirements.
12.Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjusts machine controls as required.
13.Equivalent to a level 4 Operator and is an expert on the cell technology they are managing.
14.Capable of skill delegation and knowledge transfer and supports in the creating of bench strength within scheduling work center by ensuring at least two Cell Expert resources exist or are in training stages.
15.Train new Operators on current machines to be able to set up and operate.
16.Be a role model for other employees.
17.Reports to personnel as described in the Company's organizational structure.

High School

1-4 years

State certified Journeyman, preferred.

Must be able to use all gauging and tooling applicable to department, such as indicating micrometers, test indicators, gauge blocks, and depth micrometers.Must have a proven working background of machining experience.Have exceptional machine programming skills.Must be willing to continue education, ie., outside classes or any other additional training.

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