Summary: The CNC Swiss/CNC Lathe Set-Up Technician performs set ups and manufactures parts per customer specifications utilizing CNC Single Spindle Swiss Screw Machines and/or CNC Lathes, troubleshoots machining processes, and assists in CNC machine process and programming practices. Serves as a department liaison to the other functional areas within the company.
Essential Duties and/or Responsibilities: This list of duties and responsibilities is not all inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities that may be necessary from time to time.
Comply with all safety regulations.
Comply with all Quality System requirements.
Perform data entry tasks.
Use a variety of measuring devices to inspect parts and verify conformance of work to specifications.
Set up and/or operate any part, using any CNC Single Spindle Swiss Screw Machine and/or CNC Lathe.
Adjust machine tools to maintain quality specifications.
Sharpen and replace cutting tools as needed.
Adjust or replace collets and bushings as needed.
Replace raw material when needed to continue the manufacturing process.
Separate chips from parts, wash parts, and count parts.
Perform general preventive maintenance tasks on equipment.
Train other machinists to maintain or improve job skills.
Assist with CNC programming and machining process tasks.
Serve as a department liaison to other functional areas of the company for the purpose of quoting, process improvement, troubleshooting, training, scheduling, and corrective/preventative action activities.
Keep up-to-date with technology changes in the industry as it relates to Swiss-Tech.
Contribute to continual improvement initiatives.
Maintain departmental housekeeping standards.
Perform other duties and responsibilities as requested or required.
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, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Must demonstrate a quality and results driven approach.
Must demonstrate a customer and company focused attitude.
Ability to communicate effectively with other employees of the organization.
Ability to work in a team-oriented environment.
Ability to read and understand documents such as blueprints, operating instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to write standard documentation.
Ability to use a computer for daily activities.
Ability to set-up and operate all CNC Single Spindle Swiss Screw Machines and/or CNC Lathes for any part.
Ability to address duties and responsibilities using a systematic progression of thought to deliver value added results.