CNC Proof Machinist

Location: Portland, OR
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $52,000.00 - $60,000.00
Hourly: $25.00 - $29.00
Date: 11/1/2017
Job ID: 02509420
Job Description
Position Summary:
Under limited to general supervision, operates and sets-up a variety of machine tool equipment to extremely close and complex tolerances including CNC lathes and other hand and power equipment of similar complexity.  Fabricates component parts where set-ups are non-routine and tolerances are difficult to acquire and maintain. 
Key Job Elements:
  • Work with CNC lathes on large diameter and/or long parts using steady rests and tail stocks
  • Setup and operate multi-axis machines and run close-tolerance work with minimum supervision
  • Use instrumentation and gauges, along with shop tools to verify set-ups, drawing requirements and part conformance
  • Selection of cutting tools and calculation of speeds and feeds to achieve optimal performance or recommendations
  • Comprehension of numbers, basic trigonometry & geometry (basic shop math) to be able to edit programs (G-code), verify setups, and part dimensions
  • Read and understand drawings (GD&T) in order to produce parts that meet specifications
  • Verify machine settings, first-run parts, small batch runs, close-out, and document operations
  • Work closely with other departments within the business unit to ensure proper flow of production is met within area and to resolve machining or quality problems
  • Willingness and commitment to teach and to help improve skill sets in others
  • Maintain safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations
  • Follow company process and procedures to comply with ISO and AS9100 standards