Machinist

Application deadline:

Monday, December 31, 2018 - 7:31am

Company: 

Automation International, Inc.

Description: 

BUSINESS IS BOOMING and we are looking for an experienced Machinist!

A machinist operates manual and automated equipment to produce and maintain machinery.  Some of the essential job functions are listed below. 

  • Calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and vernier calipers.
  • Machine parts to specifications using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, or grinders.
  • Measure, examine, and test completed units in order to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments such as micrometers.
  • Set up, adjust, and operate all of the basic machine tools and many specialized or advanced variation tools in order to perform precision machining operations.
  • Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials onto machines.
  • Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process.
  • Study sample parts, blueprints, drawings, and engineering information in order to determine methods and sequences of operations needed to fabricate products, and determine product dimensions and tolerances.
  • Select the appropriate tools, machines and materials to be used in preparation of machinery work.
  • Layout, measure, and mark metal stock in order to display placement of cuts.
  • Observe and listen to operating machines or equipment in order to diagnose machine malfunctions and to determine need for adjustments or repairs.
  • Check work pieces to ensure that they are properly lubricated and cooled.
  • Maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures.
  • Position and fasten work pieces.
  • Operate equipment to verify operational efficiency.
  • Clean and lubricate machines, tools and equipment in order to remove grease, rust, stains, and foreign matter.
  • Program computers and electronic instruments such as numerically controlled machine tools.
  • Confer with engineering, supervisory, and manufacturing personnel in order to exchange technical information.
  • Confer with numerical control programmers in order to check and ensure that new programs or machinery will function properly, and that output will meet specifications.
  • Fit and assemble parts to make or repair machine tools.
  • Evaluate experimental procedures, and recommend changes or modifications for improved efficiency and adaptability to setup and production.
  • Design fixture, tooling, and experimental parts to meet special engineering needs.
  • Prepare working sketches for the illustration of product appearance.

 

Qualifications: 

  • Experience on engine lathes, able to turn and hold required tolerances and proficient in all types of thread cutting.
  • Ability to read blueprints and understand geometric tolerances
  • Proficient at running manual vertical milling machine, boring mills.
  • Must be able to pass a drug screen prior to employment and at any given time.
  • Good attendance is a must.

 

Employment type: 

  • Full time

Days per week: 

Monday - Friday

Shift: 

1st

Years of experience: 

  • 1 - 2 years

Salary: 

TBD

Required degree level: 

  • High school

Worksite Info: 

We design, manufacture and support the resistance welding industry with our full-line of special machinery. Please visit our website: www.automation-intl.com

Benefits: 

We offer a full benefits package which includes: Health, Dental, Vision, Short term and Long term disability, Life Insurance, Flex Spending, 401K, vacation and paid holidays. EEO