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Machinist - Fabrications and Metals

Kimball Electronics - Indianapolis, IN
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
November 27, 2016

Position Overview

The mission of the CNC Machinist is to follow company’s policies relative to setting up our CNC machines while not jeopardizing the quality and integrity of our parts. This position reports to the Supervisor of Machining Department of a rapidly growing contract manufacturer focused on various medical devices, telecommunications, and automotive.

Position Summary

Produces machined parts by programming, setting up, and operating a computer numerical control (CNC) Lathe or Mill; maintaining quality and safety standards; keeping records; maintaining equipment and supplies.

Basic Background Requirements

This position will require

•Minimum of 3 years Setup experience

•Capable of interpreting blue prints

•Background in medical machining preferred

•High School Diploma or equivalent

•Ability to work in a team environment and motivate team members

•The ability to work with all levels of the organization

•Ability to work independently

•Maintain a general knowledge of regulatory requirements such as ISO 9001, etc.

•Works overtime as required

•Must have strong background in precision measurement using surface plate/layout experience, calipers, height gauges, micrometers, and microscope

•Programming experience a plus

•Able to understand G and M code.

Key Performance Objectives

Short Term (0 to 3 months)

•Learn KEFAB Quality system requirements

•Learn Good Documentation Practices

•Learn and adopt Kimball Electronics philosophies and culture

•Works according to procedure or work instructions

•Communicates concerns to supervisor and appropriate team members

•Maintains clean and safe working environment

•Maintains regular attendance according to the company’s attendance guidelines

•Able to setup CNC Mills/Lathes

•Clocks in on work order selecting Setup check box.

Midterm (3 to 6 months)

•Proficient with KEFAB Quality requirements / system

•Is capable of recognizing opportunities to optimize cutting paths to reduce run time.

•Read and interpret program, blueprints and work instructions as to tooling requirements.

•Verify that material and tooling is in stock and log correct material lot number on work order.

Long Term (6 to 12 months)

•Works independently with minimal supervision

•Works professionally with the programmers to streamline the process and reduce cost

•Verifies program and tool paths by running program on machine lock.

Kimball Electronics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.