Prince Industries CNC Operator - 2nd Shift in Carol Stream, Illinois
Prince Industries is looking for a CNC Operator in our Turning or Swiss Department on 2nd Shift. This position operates machines such as Citizen, Tsugami, Eurotech, and Multiplex.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Understands and observes all necessary safety procedures: safety glasses, shoes, ear protection, machine interlocks, lifting guidelines, etc. as designated in specific work area assigned.
Operates production machinery to print specifications.
Performs a variety of tasks by using established guidelines with limited judgement to perform functions of the job.
Visually and dimensionally inspect production parts for any defects and reports defects to immediate supervisor.
Verify conformance of workpiece to specifications, using measuring instruments such as micrometers, calipers, and go-no-go gauges.
Required to use statistical process control techniques.
Relies on instructions and preestablished guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
Reads blueprints for such information as dimensions and tolerances (i.e. GD&T)
Reads and interprets the Job Traveler for such information as number of workpieces to be machined, job rate, sequence of operation, etc..
Understands and follows Prince Industries quality certifications (i.e. ISO, QS) as relates to position.
Independently perform all job duties of machine operation with little or no instruction required such as:
Adjust tooling to maintain proper sizes
Replace broken or worn tooling
Identify non-functioning safety equipment or unsafe conditions
Conduct daily preventative maintenance checks to include proper coolant levels, filters, fan operation, cleans the machine as needed,etc.
Secures all tooling and instruments required (Doc: PQ01F03).
Completes necessary job related paperwork to include tags, inspection documents, production log, etc...
Cleans all spills and noticeable grease spots on floor in shop.
Responsible for maintaining the quality, protection and storage of the completed product (ex: layer packing, rust preventative oils, box weight, etc.)
Identify necessary tooling required for safe and efficient daily operation. (i.e. insert changes, drills, work holding, etc..)
Proficient in the use of basic inspection equipment (including height gauge and optical comparators)
Able to begin simple machine set ups and/or machine adjustments as needed (ex: remove and/or set tools or diamonds, reset jaws, collets, guides, etc.)
Transports finished materials, manually or using pallet jack, to area indicated on the Job Traveler.
Maintains established production rate as indicated on the Job Traveler and reports any discrepancies immediately to department supervisor.
Observes and listens to machine operation to detect malfunctions, such as worn or damaged cutting tools, etc.
Positions and secures workpiece in holding device, machine table, chuck, centers, or fixtures.
Maintains good housekeeping in work area.
Works under direct supervision.
Works effectively with all department personnel and co-workers in a harmonious and cooperative manner to meet the needs and goals established by the company.
Additional responsibilities as assigned by supervisor; may include department transfers to meet production needs.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or GED equivalent
Previous experience, apprenticeship or formal training
1-3 years of related turning and/or swiss machining operation experience
Ability to recognize and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to communicate effectively with supervisor and co-workers as needed.
Ability to comprehend and follow simple oral or written instructions.
Ability to perform intermediate shop math skills and calculations: fraction conversions, divide, multiply, percentages, etc.
Basic computer skills required in order to perform inquiry, data collection or input.
Familiar with standard concepts, practices and procedures within production field.
PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Regularly required to stand and reach the duration of shift, 8-10 hours.
Frequently required to talk or hear.
Occasionally required to walk, sit, stoop, kneel, crouch, or bend.
Frequently required to perform repetitive or short-cycles work.
Regularly lift, push or pull up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 50 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision in which 20/20 vision or corrected vision to 20/20 vision is required..
Regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts
Occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles resulting from metalworking coolants and oils.
The noise level in the work environment is generally loud, in which hearing protection is required.
Paid vacation and holidays (9 per year)
Medical, Dental, & Vision Plans
Short and Long Term Disability Plans
401(k) Retirement Plan with strong employer match
Company paid life insurance & AD&D
100% tuition reimbursement for job relation classes
Your specific benefits package will depend on your position, location, and years of service with Prince.