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Ducommun CNC Waterjet Operator - 5 Axis in Parsons, Kansas

CNC Waterjet Operator - 5 Axis

Job Description

This position either requires a 3-3-1 schedule of either B Team, or 1st Shift Schedule. Shift and training schedule will be determined upon offer. Once training is completed, employee will go to offered shift if different than training schedule.

(Team B Schedule 6:00pm-6:30am) which includes:

Week 1: 3 days (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday)

Week 2: 4 days (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and every other Sunday)*

(1st Shift Schedule 8:00am-4:30pm) which includes:

Monday - Friday schedule*

*Hours/schedule may be modified due to Company need.

Includes: 80 Hours of Holiday Pay per year, 80 Hours of Vacation accumulating bi-weekly per year, 40 Hours Sick accumulating bi-weekly per year.

Job Summary & Essential Functions: The following describes in general terms the purpose and scope of the position. Sets up and operates 5 axis computer-numerical control (CNC) machine to cut and fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts.

•Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements.

•Measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and references points on material or work piece as guides for subsequent machining.

•Selects, aligns, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machine.

•Calculates and sets controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed.

•Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, and adjusts machine controls or control media as required.

•Verifies conformance of finished work piece to specifications.

•Sets up and operates machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data.

•Confers with engineers, production personnel, programmers, or others to resolve machining problems.

•Collects SPC data according to control plan attached to work order.

•Responsible for the proper handling and management of hazardous waste generated in their work area.

•Other duties as assigned.

Skills & Qualifications

Required Skills & 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, skills, qualifications, competencies, abilities and any physical demands if required. Physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential requirements of this job.

•Strong mechanical aptitude desired

•Ability to use measuring instruments including but not limited to calipers, indicators, and scales

•Ability to operate a forklift

•Ability to operate overhead crane and/or hoist

•Read and understand internal procedures and policies

•Understand and follow through on both verbal and written instructions

•Team oriented with a continuous improvement outlook

•Basic Computer Skills - able to learn new screens, reports, functions and simple software programs with assistance

Required Experience/Education/Training/Certifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must possess the outlined experience level, education, training, minimum years of experience, product or industry knowledge plus any certifications in order to be considered.

•High school diploma; up to 3 years related experience in job function and/or training; equivalent combination of education and experience

•One year CNC operator experience is preferred

•Math Skills – decimals, percentages, fractions - geometry and trigonometry is a plus

•Ability to read and interpret blueprints and mylars

•Basic Computer Skills - able to learn new screens, reports, functions and simple software programs with assistance

Work Environment and Safety Equipment Required: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job.

•Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

•Must be able to communicate effectively.

•Frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms.

•Annual baseline hearing test is required.

•Occasionally required to sit, stoop, kneel, or crouch.

•Must be able to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

•Working conditions are: 100% manufacturing environment.

•Regularly required to work near moving mechanical parts.

•Regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and airborne particles.

•Noise level is usually loud.

•Hearing protection is required.

•Safety glasses (ANSI Z87 compliant) required in all manufacturing areas.

•Safety Footwear shall be in accordance with the following: ASTM standard F2413-05 with minimum impact resistance, compression resistance and metatarsal designation ratings of 75 foot pounds (i.e. ASTM F2413-05 I/75 C/75 Mt/75), which are viewable on the inside tag of footwear.

Management reserves the right to add, modify, change or rescind the work assignments in accordance with business needs, and to make reasonable accommodations so that qualified employees can perform the essential function of the job.

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

3333 Main Street

Parsons, Kansas, 67357

United States