CNC Machinist

Location: Rochester, NY
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $35,000.00 - $45,000.00
Hourly: $17.00 - $22.00
Date: 6/19/2018
Job ID: 02562221
Job Description

Job Summary

This position requires a thorough working knowledge of machining utilizing CNC and manual lathes & mills, and any other applicable machining equipment.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Understands and operates CNC machining equipment, including set-up and editing.
  • Understand CAD drawings and work from drawings to make final part.
  • Apply various machining and processing principles utilizing manual machines, CNC machines.
  • Ability to plan, implement and trouble-shoot a machining process from start to finish.
  • Participates in new technology to improve ceramic manufacturing efficiencies, reduce costs and minimize safety/occupational hazards.
  • Acts as technical resource for all ceramic machining equipment.
  • Provides technical information on machinery, equipment and processes to maintenance personnel for troubleshooting, training and empowerment purposes.
  • Understand and use measuring instruments such as micrometers, calipers, height gages, depth and bore gages, optical comparators, microscopes, CMM’s and the like.
  • Stay current with machining practices and technical advances in the machining industry.
  • Work with both green and fired ceramic materials.
  • Effectively communicate ideas with other personnel.
  • Understand and comply with company policies and procedures as stated in the company quality manual and Employee Handbook.
  • Assumes other special activities and responsibilities as required.
  • Problem solving process.

Qualifications and Skills

  • A minimum of 3 years experience with CNC machining centers, mills, lathes, and/or grinders
  • Must be able to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Ability to learn new processes and new machinery quickly
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to read and follow directions (work orders)
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work independently to complete projects on time
  • Familiarity with geometry and can perform associated calculations