Ability to completely set-up CNC lathes and mills; write “G” code programming via cad-cam software, program file management, Quality planning, set-up chucks, tool holders, tooling, fixtures and adjust tooling offsets as required to manufacture product meeting print specifications by means of standard measuring instruments. Strong knowledge of Brown & Sharp MicroHeight a plus!
Adjust tool position, functions, and settings properly as well as feed and speed rates as they relate to insert wear and chip formation.
Understand and perform basic machine maintenance and assist with repairs as needed and replace worn inserts, drills, and/or tooling.
Operate hand and power tools as required to perform job assignments.
Minimum 5yrs machine shop experience, at least 3yrs experience with respect to management or progressive supervision
Experience within the gear manufacturing industry a plus
Previous experience with respect to developing and executing material flow plans in efforts to achieve production requirements
Experience with procurement and machine operating such as CNC, milling, lathe, finishing, manual lathe
Experience with and exposure to CNC programming methodologies as well as cellular manufacturing also a plus
Effectively and productively interface with employee issues, customer needs, and any supplier issues with respect to production requirements
Proven track record of operational improvements accomplishments such as cycle time reductions, tooling cost improvements, and performance output
Performs multiple operations as required.
Work plan and development implementation to improve turn-around time and inventory management.
Machine shop environment background preferred. Basic mathematical skills, ability to read, understand and interpret prints, experience with measuring instruments, experience completing reports and documentation, read and understand written directions & procedures. Self-motivated and willing to work with minimal supervision.