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CNC Machinist
Machine Shop Supervisor
Clayton, NC
Job Description:

Program, operate, and maintain CNC turning/milling center in order to machine quality parts in accordance with Baker Thermal Solution standards.

Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:
  • Read engineered drawings and translate the requirements into a turning/milling CNC machines program.
  • Selecting appropriate cutting tools and accurately keying in codes and tool number into machine controller.
  • Develop or modify programs used for production in order to efficiently achieve production output requirements set by Supervisor.
  • Document and track all program logs, new programs developed with set up instructions and corresponding cutting tool and fixturing needed.
  • Develop and make various machined parts from drawings and verbal instructions.
  • Able to meet close tolerances in turning, milling drilling and keying to within .0005.
  • Set up and operate various types of manual drills, horizontal/vertical milling and lathe equipment.
  • Perform necessary hand operation such as filing, fitting pressing, pushings, tapping which includes some close fit machine assembly.
  • Build and design required fixtures.
  • Make/modify tooling to accomplish tasks.
  • Perform these and other comparable work-related duties as directed
  • Perform quality inspection on previous work and notify QA on discrepancies
  • Perform necessary safety inspections on equipment.
  • Training of other machinist on new techniques and programs that have been developed.
  • Employee is to supply precision measuring instruments as well as any hand tools to perform his/her job.
  • Observe and comply with company safety and work rules. Including maintaining a   clean and orderly work area.
Minimum Qualifications: Education, Experience, Skills, License/Certification:
  • Able to read blueprints
  • Use of shop math (geometry and trigonometry) and perform calculations
  • Use of precision measuring instruments (micrometers, calipers, steel rule, plug gages, etc…)
  • Technical training equivalent to 1year technical college or combination of on the job experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of cutting tools and their functions
  • General knowledge of various types of metals and their properties
  • PC literate
  • 3 –5 years machinist experience
  • 1 year programming experience
  • Welding and fabrication skills a plus.
  • Ability to work without immediate supervision