Machine Operator


Manufacturing and Production

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Ames, IA - (USA) 1103 Buckeye Avenue Suite 101 IA Ames , IA 50010



Job Description

Perform routine machine change-overs by accessing and loading correct program when required, changes tooling as specified, changing work holding as needed, and ensuring that the process is running correctly prior to implementing regular production mode

* Use written, known, and established control plans (machine programs, job travelers, Process Inspection Plans, trace sheets when applicable, work instructions and set up sheets or reference documents).

* Identify and make routine and necessary adjustments (machine controls, tool offsets to home or to a tool, authorized program edits.)

* Measure product accurately using dedicated gaging according to control plan specifications.

* Check product for cleanliness, rust and burr-free conditions to meet customer expectations.

* Calibrate gaging and refer gaging problems to assigned personnel.

* Complete required documentation accurately, legibly and on-time.

* Prepare and package product for shipment and/or transfer to next operation according to established procedures.

* Perform secondary operations (counting, cleaning, removing burrs, packaging) and shall operate secondary equipment during process cycle times.

* Perform necessary housekeeping duties to maintain a neat, clean and safe work environment.

* Attend and participate in Company required meetings and discussions

* Learn new equipment and processes and assist less experienced operators as directed.

* Perform all other job duties as assigned or requested by management.

* Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

* Knowledge - High school diploma or equivalent is required, with a minimum of 6 month-experience as a machine operator or other relevant role is preferred but not required.