WOODS POWR-GRIP MACHINIST/PRODUCTION TECHNICIAN in LAUREL, Montana
JOB SUMMARY The Machinist will set up and operate machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, boring machines, CNC equipment, and grinders, to machine metallic and nonmetallic work pieces by performing the necessary steps according to drawings as outlined in the procedures and drawing. Machinist will also routinely clean machines and tools being used in the manufacture of parts. When not machining, this employee will operate various metal fabrication machinery and use various types of hand tools in the layout and fabrication of metal plates, brackets, and frame members in accordance with production drawings. This employee will also be required to do any and all tasks deemed necessary by his/her supervisor for the safe and efficient operation of the company.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSThis position requires the following minimum qualifications: Vo-Tech Training in CNC operation or equal experience; driver's license; must be a self-starter and must be able to work under pressure; knowledge in the areas of CNC equipment, manual lathes, mills, and other equipment, assembly, parts, machining, machining symbols, quality control, and safety; must be able to read and evaluate drawing and product specifications requirements, and/or operation procedures; ability to communicate verbally and in writing effectively to the extent required by the position; ability to effectively and cooperatively work with other people both in and outside the company; strong analytical skills to the extent required by the position; ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide to the extent required by the position; ability to speak, write and understand English; must be familiar and comfortable with various machines/equipment/tools and must have strong general mechanical skills; and must be able to meet the working conditions and physical demands identified below.WORKING CONDITIONS and PHYSICAL DEMANDS Production floor/welding area environments; frequent exposure to noise, heat, welding fumes, dust, and hazardous chemicals. For full-time employees the work day may either be four 10-hour days per week or five 8-hour days per week as assigned by the supervisor.The position requires the employee possess all body senses, which may include the ability to distinguish colors. Must be able to work in the production floor/welding area environment identified above. Must be able to walk, sit, stand, bend, reach, and carry throughout the shifts described above. Must be able to consistently lift 80 lbs. from a floor or table position to chest high using a proper lifting technique and repetitively use arms, hands, and fingers in the manipulation of parts. Must demonstrate good hand/eye coordination and demonstrate good manual dexterity. Must be able to stand for the length of the shifts described above. Must be able to write, use assorted office equipment and all pertinent software, calculator, and copier.