CNC-WaterJet Operator Machinist Job Responsibilities:
Produces machined parts by setting up, and operating a computer numerical control (CNC) waterjet machine; maintaining quality and safety standards; keeping records; maintaining equipment and supplies.
Required Skills and Qualifications:
1 to 3 years of CNC machining experience. Experience with CAM programs is a plus
Tool, die, prototype, aerospace and close tolerance machining experience. Knowledge and ease of use of computers and software including Microsoft Office Word, Excel.
Experience in 3 Axis CNC mills, wire EDM experience is a plus
Positive attitude with a willingness to learn and grow.
Note: this posting is for production machining but would grow into prototype waterjet & potential programming of the waterjets
Compensation based on experience.
CNC Operator Machinist Job Duties:
- Plans machining by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, orthographic drawings, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and machining parameters
- Sets-up waterjets by installing various mixing tubes, orifices, and water pressures
- Loads feed mechanism by lifting stock into position.
- Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample workpieces; adhering to international standards, including ISO 9001
- Maintains specifications by taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.
- Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.
- Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.
- Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
- Documents actions by completing production, quality logs and routers.
Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests