CNC Machinist in Anaheim Hills
Anaheim, CA 92807
Under general supervision, the CNC/Machinist III sets up and operates computer numerical control (CNC) equipment and some experience on manual engine lathes, milling equipment and variety of other automated equipment to produce parts, and checks parts for conformance with work standards and specifications. Perform related functions as needed.
Examples of Essential Functions
The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the class.
- Read work orders. Machine prints, and drawings to understand specifications and instructions.
- Plan machining by checking materials, specifications, reference plans, locations of surfaces, and machining parameters, dimensions and tolerances.
- Enter instructions and programs, including reference points to ensure smooth operations and to minimize downtime.
- Set up and operate a range of CNC vertical machining center milling and lathe equipment and turning centers for long cycle jobs.
- Set up turning centers and mills by adjusting three and four-jaw chucks, tools, attachments, collets, bushings, cams, gears, and stops; loads feeding mechanism by lifting stock into proper position.
- Load materials and verify settings by measuring positions, first run parts and sample work pieces, and adhere to standards.
- Maintain specifications by observing drilling, grooving, and cutting, including turning, facing, knurling, and thread chasing operations.
- Ensure that all CNC machinery is lubricated properly before each process initiation.
Examples of Essential Functions (continued):
- Use measuring tools such as calipers, micrometers, height gauges, and indicators to assure that machined parts meet specifications.
- Verify parts to print before sending to Quality Control.
- Record completed work orders and follow company procedures.
- Maintain clean and organized work area.
- Post completed operations in the SAP Database.
Education/Training: High School Diploma and or a GED are required
Experience/Certification: Three years of machining experience is required, including the use and maintenance of CNC and manual lathes and milling equipment.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Knowledge of CNC set-up operations, and trouble-shooting procedures of a variety of computerized milling, lathe, and work center turning equipment.
- Knowledge of CNC programming techniques, specifications, and use of machining tools to ensure parts meet efficient run time and quality standards.
- Knowledge of different types of materials, including various steels, stainless steel, titanium, plastics, and Teflon for machining.
- Knowledge of tooling design and applications.
- Knowledge of feed rates and processing speeds for various jobs.
- Knowledge of machinery maintenance procedures.
- Knowledge of math, computer logic, geometry, and measuring procedures.
- Knowledge of quality assurance procedures and use of standard measurement tools.
- Knowledge of safe procedures for handling hazardous materials.
- Knowledge of liquid handling procedures.
- Knowledge of trouble-shooting procedures.
- Knowledge of basic staging and inspection procedures.
- Knowledge of chemical and materials hazards, Safety Data Sheets, and proper handling and storage procedures.
- Check parts to prints, drawings, and specifications.
- Communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing.
- Prioritize tasks to meet deadlines.
- Read and understand prints, schematics, manufacturing procedures, and instructions.
- Resolve manufacturing equipment and maintenance problems.