Machine Operator 1

Fort Wayne, Indiana
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
US$ 15.00 - US$ 18.00 per hour, $15 - 18 per hour + none
Ref. Number
Rosa Betancourt-Avila, Spherion
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Job Description

Summary: Responsible for the efficient production of quality machined components meeting all production requirements.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Receives written and/or verbal instructions
- Loads raw castings and other parts into a computer controlled machine center for processing.
- Willing to accept and follow all company rules and policies.
- Pass a general machinist knowledge test and measurement test.
- Knowledge of proper use and care of inspection equipment, (I.e.: micrometers, calipers, indicators, plug and ring gages.)
- Removes parts de-burrs them, and completes a check of critical dimensions upon completion of the machine cycle.
- Records time and materials used in a prompt and accurate manner.
- Recognizes and change dull tooling.
- Makes appropriate work offsets.
- Works with extremely close tolerances
- Ability to perform setups following work documented procedures.
- Completes quality parts within established rate guidelines.
- Maintains a good work ethic.
- Maintains good communication with supervisors and management.
- Records scrap materials using established procedures.
- Maintains a safe and orderly work area.
- Receives direction from Managers and Supervisors.

Working hours: 1st shift

- Receives work instruction from higher level machinists
- Consults with Supervision, Level 2 and Level 3 Machinists to identify quality problems and resolve production issues when needed.
- Interacts with Production Manager, Supervisors, QC personnel and others in a respectful and responsible manner.
- Judges the quality of the product that they complete.
- Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Ability to stay focused and be productive during a complete shift.
Ability to understand industrial drawings.
Ability to understand mechanical systems.
Attention to detail
Close-Tolerance work
Common Hand tools
Computer skills
Follow verbal and/or written instructions.
G & M Code
Hand truck
Interpersonal Relations
Machine work-offsets
Making of offsets
Measurement Instruments
Mechanical Aptitude
Oral Communication
Project Management
Read Blueprints
Recognition of tool wear
Speeds and Feeds
Time Management
Tooling offsets
Tooling/insert changes
Use of hand and power tools
Written Communication (10th grade level)
High School Diploma or GED equivalent
Comfortable with making correct choices within a high degree of complexity
Prior CNC machining
Physical Requirements:
Lifting up to 70 pounds
Visual inspection of work
Written and oral communication
Able to bend, twist, push & pull
Capable of standing/walking more than 80% of work time
100% of working time (except for assigned breaks) is spent on the production floor

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