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CNC Machinist III

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Orange, CA
Job Type
Direct Hire
Jun 27, 2019
Job ID
CNC Machinist III

The CNC Machinist III is responsible for creating and maintaining CNC programs.  Must be able to set-up, modify, run, and maintain lathe machines production, tooling, maintenance, and inspection projects.  Produce parts within required tolerances and specifications meeting customer and quality requirements
Reports to the Supervisor, Operations, Machining.
CNC Programming - 50%
  • Creates and/or updates CNC programs, set-up work instructions, tool sheets and other documentation related to the manufacturing process, using company-standard software applications.
  • Sets-up and operates CNC and secondary equipment in order to prove-out the operation, troubleshoots and revises programs, and ensures all tooling is available.
  • Reviews designs for manufacturability relative to a specific operation, and adds or revises specifications as needed, including GD&T.
  • Be a reference and training resource for production employees.
Production – 30%
  • Independently sets up, troubleshoot and operate machines to support production demand.
  • Select the appropriate tools, machines, and materials to be used in preparation of machinery work.
  • Observe and listen to operating machines or equipment in order to diagnose machine malfunctions and to determine need for adjustments or repairs.
  • Set controls to regulate machining, or enter commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media.
  • Inspecting equipment to identify the cause of errors or other problems or defects.
  • Recognizes processing and tooling issues, reviews related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
  • Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
  • Utilizes time management skills to perform job efficiently.
  • Utilizes reading comprehension, knowledge of mathematics, and use of active listening skills.
  • Collaborates with Leads, Supervisors, Engineers, Production Control, Quality and other manufacturing departments to resolve assignments and/or machining or quality issues.
  • Ensures that all responsibilities and functions performed are in accordance with company policy procedures and meet the quality standards.
Engineering Support – 20%
  • Assists with the design of fixtures, tools and processes to complete jobs in the most cost effective and timely manner.
  • Generates creative solutions, translates concepts and information into real and practical applications.
  • Responsible for problem solving and applying creative approaches to machining and manufacturing challenges.
  • Investigates root cause of customer and/or supplier rejections and internal quality failures, as well as helps to disposition non-conforming parts and implement effective corrective action as required.
  • Assists with planning of manufacturing processes.
  • Regular and predictable attendance required.
  • Any other duty, task and responsibility as assigned or required
  • Minimum 10 years of experience
  • Minimum 5 years of programming experience
  • Lean experience
  • Proficient performing set-ups on CNC equipment.
  • Use of CAD solid models in order to generate and modify part models.
  • Proficient in the understanding and interpretation of blueprints with GD&T.
  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing, 5S, Root Cause Analysis, implementation of effective preventive and corrective actions.
  • Ability to measure parts using non-digital micrometer, caliper, comparator and other measuring instruments and equipment
  • Must be organized and detail oriented.
  • Ability to work in a stressful and fast paced, quality oriented work environment with little supervision
  • Must be available to work overtime and weekends.
  • Basic Math Skills
  • Repetitive use of hands and fingers
  • Must read, write, and speak English
  • High School Diploma or GED, preferred
  • Degree or Certificate in Engineering or Programming, preferred

No sponsorship visa (H1-B, etc) candidates at this time, sorry.
Qualified candidates must submit their resume in Microsoft Word format along with at least three professional references to:
Phil Montoya
Director of Sourcing
3735 SW 8th Street, Suite 205
Miami, FL 33134
P: 832-266-1610
Fax: 305-520-0138
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