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Machinist in Fontana, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 4/26/2019

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Job Description

SUMMARY
Sets up and operates manual machinery, to produce metallic parts to customer specifications by performing the following duties.
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Duties and responsibilities include the following; other duties may be required and assigned at any time.
Conducts pre-operations inspections to ensure machine is ready to be operated in safe and efficient manner
 
Reads and executes daily production schedule as directed by supervisor
 
Will measure, mark, and scribe dimensions and reference points on material or work piece as guides for subsequent machining.
 
Selects, aligns, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machinery.
 
Calculates and sets controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, and depth and angle of cut.
 
Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, and adjusts machine controls or control media as required and reports problems to supervisor as necessary
 
Verifies conformance of finished work piece to specifications and stops production if any part that is detected to be out of specification
 
Will confer with the Machine Shop supervisor to resolve machining problems.
 
Produces daily production reports, inspections and other reports as directed by supervisor
 
Must have understanding and knowledge of company procedures and work instructions.
 
Maintains a safe and organized workstation and follows all company policy, safety and procedures.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  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 GED and a minimum of three years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum three years experience working with close tolerance practices of +/- .010 or less, in a manufacturing environment. Understand how to read blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements.
 
LANGUAGE SKILLS
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
 
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.  Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
 
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.
 
COMPUTER SKILLS:
N/A
 
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Must meet the requirements pertaining to Vision Acuity Testing under the Quality Assurance Manual.


PHYSICAL DEMAND

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  The employee frequently is required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
 
WORK ENVIRONMENT
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.
 
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and outside weather conditions.  The employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions.  The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; extreme cold; extreme heat; and vibration.  The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.