Machine Operator

Company: Elwood Staffing ( Learn More )

General Information
$11.00 - $13.00 /Hour
High School
Not Specified
Job Description

Machine Operators needed for local family owned business in Cheyenne, WY!

Pay: $11.00-$13.00 DOE 
Schedule: Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm

Machine Operator Summary:

  • Setting up and operating a computer numerical controlled (CNC) machine.
  • Maintaining quality and safety standards
  • Maintaining equipment and supplies
  • Machine Operator Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Setting up and operating a computer numerical controlled (CNC) machine.
  • Maintaining quality and safety standards
  • Maintaining equipment and supplies CNC Operator Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Plans machining by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, orthographic drawings, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and machining parameters; interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances.
  • Programs mills and lathes by entering instructions, including zero and reference points; setting tool registers, offsets, compensation, and conditional switches; calculating requirements, including basic math, geometry, and trigonometry; proving part programs.
  • Sets-up mills and lathes by installing and adjusting three- and four-jaw chucks, tools, attachments, collets, bushings, cams, gears, stops, and stock pushers; indicating vices.
  • Loads feed mechanism by lifting stock into position.
  • Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces.
  • Maintains specifications by observing drilling, grooving, and cutting, including turning, facing, knurling and thread chasing operations; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.
  • Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.
  • Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions.
  • Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
  • Complies with all quality policies, specifications and instructions. Complete production and quality logs.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading technical publications.
  • Job Requirements

    Machine Operator Qualifications:

    • Conceptual skills
    • Verbal and written communication
    • Functional and technical skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Use of hand tools
    • The employee is regularly required to stand, walk and reach for 8 hours.
    • Ability to lift 50 lbs. when required.
    • Applications may be subject to a background check and drug screen. *

    *A conviction record will not necessarily prevent you from being employed. You will be required to complete and submit a questionnaire. We will consider your age at the time of the offense, when the offense occurred, the seriousness and the nature of the offense, as well as any rehabilitation to determine your employability.

    Elwood Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer 

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