Job Title: Machinist III, Second Shift
Reports To: Machine Shop Supervisor
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
SUMMARY The individual in this position is expected to be proficient in set up, programming and operating machine tools specific to Labsphere’s machine shop to fabricate metallic and non-metallic parts in a team environment. This senior level individual will be expected to mentor and/or train junior or new employees.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESinclude the following.
None. However, may be required to mentor and/or train new or junior employees in the department.
QUALIFICATIONSTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. It is expected that this individual will be capable of working without close supervision, able to prioritize own work to meet customer due dates and inspect own product output to ensure quality. The individual in this position must be able to manufacture parts from blueprints and/or CAD models. Creative problem solving is required. Previous experience with Bridgeport Milling machines with 2-axis controls and manual lathes is desired. Conversational CNC Mill and Lathe experience required. Programming capabilities strongly desired. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or equivalent, plus eight to ten years related Machine Shop experience or an equivalent combination of apprenticeships, training, education and hands on experience.
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to apply algebra, geometry, and trigonometry in practical situations, as well as functions, percentages, ratios, and proportions.
REASONING ABILITY Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
PHYSICAL DEMANDSWhile performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to walk and sit. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
WORK ENVIRONMENTThe work environment is casual, yet professional. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, and risk of electrical shock. The employee is occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually very loud.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Job Type: Full-time