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MANUAL MACHINIST


Position Summary

Responsible for manually operating machines and producing complex production and prototype parts to high tolerance design specifications in an accurate and timely manner.

Position Key Accountabilities:
  • Operates all equipment and tools with the utmost attention to safety and professionalism.
  • Operates manual horizontal and vertical milling and lathe machining
  • Responsible for cylindrical grinding and the set-ups for Mills and Lathes
  • Capable of reading and understanding: outside and inside micrometers, venier calipers, venier height and depth gauges.
  • Studies blueprints, drawings, schematics, engineering information, or sample parts to determine product dimensions and tolerances as well as best method and sequence of operations needed to fabricate parts.
  • Selects appropriate tools, machines, and materials to be used for machining work.
  • Calculates dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and calipers.
  • Lays out, measures and marks metal stock in order to display placement of cuts.
  • Align/secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, and materials onto machines.
  • Independently sets up and operates various mills and/or lathes.
  • Monitors the feed and speed of machines during the machining process.
  • Observes and listens to operating machines or equipment in order to diagnose machine malfunctions and to determine need for adjustments or repairs.
  • Fabricates and manufactures various parts.
  • Measures, examines and tests completed parts in order to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications.
Certifications/Skills:
  • Knowing Compressor Reciprocating Valves and Pressure and Wiper Packing Cases.
  • Able to trouble shoot compressor problems, valve problems, ring and rider problems, and pressure packing problems.
  • Strong analytical and communication skills a must.

To be considered for the position listed above, please submit your resume to: CECOJobs@ceconet.com