Machinist

Worthington Industries - Chilton, WI (30+ days ago)3.7


Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.

Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”

Summary

The Machinist works in conjunction with other members of the Torch Machining department to ensure production schedules and quality standards are met with little downtime through proper set up of CNC machines (Stars, Hardinges, Eubamas, Nakamuras & Robodrills) and manual machines (Davenports and ACMEs). This position requires strong machining abilities, attention to detail, and strong leadership skills. A detailed orientated, self-motivated, problem solver that utilizes a strong work ethic for a 350+ union facility in Chilton, WI is required. Starting pay various based on skill, ability and previous experience.

Responsibilities

Perform all duties in a safe manner
Ability to work in a team environment focusing on meeting Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost standards
Advanced set up ability to set up and operate multi-axis lathes and mills
Interpret blueprints and machine parts to specification while upholding tight tolerances (will require use of caliper, micrometer, etc.)
Perform in process checks to assure the quality of the product being manufactured
Must be able to work independently; will be responsible for specific or cross-functional tasks, based on equipment
Inspect finished product for completeness and conformance to all quality assurance guidelines
Sets up, troubleshoots, and makes advanced adjustments to machines as needed to maintain good production and quality
Participate in continuous improvement projects throughout the facility including various automation projects
Participate in safety processes and initiatives
Ensure company policies and procedures are followed
Assist others as needed
Maintain a clean work area
Complete paperwork accurate and in a timely manner
Other duties as assigned by manager
Perform all duties in the spirit of Our Philosophy and in accordance to legal, ethical and contractual practices
Critical Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

Basic knowledge of machine repair
Possess good problem solving skills, computer skills, and safety practices
Advanced blueprint reading skills, math skills, and in-process inspection skills
Ability to communicate effectively
Ability to measure, read, write and document work
Must be able to understand and convert both metric and English measurements
Must be proficient at using micrometers, dial calipers, shop gages and depth gages to inspect parts and verify dimensions
Must be able to maintain tolerances and finishes to engineering and manufacturing specifications
Ability to sustain a steady work pace over an entire work day
The ability to multitask and operate multiple pieces of equipment concurrently
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills with the ability to establish working relationships quickly
Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to drive resolution
Comfortable performing a wide range of responsibilities, from thinking broadly to executing detailed tasks
Proven ability to effectively work in a detailed, fact based environment
Commitment to personal integrity and integrity of the product(s) and processes
Customer focused with the ability to function with a high sense of urgency
Confidence to make decisions and a strong commitment to team success
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong presentation, project and organizational skills
Ability to effectively communicate in a professional manner via formal written and oral means to all levels of the organization
Strong computer skills
Prior experience with lean manufacturing and ISO processes
Ability to read, understand, and edit G-code programming
Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.