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Cox Machine Inc 5 Axis CNC Machinist/Operator in Wichita, Kansas

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5 Axis CNC Machinist/Operator (1st & 2nd shift)


Set up and operate a variety of 5 & 3 axis machines, cutters, and work holding tools to produce precision parts. Includes reading and understanding the function of precision instruments to verify product conformance.


Position Responsibilities


+ Calculate dimensions or tolerances, using instruments such as micrometers or calipers and portable CMM or FARO.


+ Machine parts to specifications, using 5 & 3 axis machines


+ Set up, adjust, or operate basic or specialized machine tools used to perform precision machining operations.


+ Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, or materials onto machines per set up documentation.


+ Measure, examine, or test completed parts to check for defects and ensure conformance to customer using precision instruments, such as micrometers, calipers, and faro arms.


+ Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process.


+ Maintain machine tools in proper operational condition.


+ Study sample parts, blueprints, drawings, or engineering information to determine product conformance


+ Operate equipment to verify operational efficiency.


+ Diagnose machine tool malfunctions to determine need for adjustments or repairs.


+ Confirm with engineering, supervisory, or inspection personnel to verify technical information.


+ Fit and assemble fixtures and cutters to make or repair customer product.


+ Dispose of scrap or waste material in accordance with company policies and environmental regulations.


+ Separate scrap waste and related materials for reuse, recycling, or disposal.


+ Evaluate machining procedures and recommend changes or modifications for improved efficiency or adaptability per Kaizen process.


Basic Skills


+ Active Learning Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.


+ Active Listening Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.


+ Critical Thinking Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.


+ Learning Strategies Selecting and using training/instructional methods and procedures appropriate for the situation when learning or teaching new things.


+ Mathematics Using mathematics to solve problems.


+ Monitoring Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.


+ Reading Comprehension Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.


+ Science Using scientific rules and methods to solve problems.


+ Speaking Talking to others to convey information effectively.


+ Writing Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.


+ Complex Problem Solving Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.


Technical Skills


+ Equipment Maintenance Performing routine maintenan ce on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.


+ Operation Monitoring Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.


+ Operation and Control Controlling operations of equipment or systems.


+ Programming Writing computer programs for various purposes.


+ Quality Control Analysis Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.


+ Troubleshooting Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.


Handling and Moving Objects


+ Assemble electromechanical or hydraulic systems.


+ Assemble machine tools, parts, or fixtures.


+ Disassemble equipment for maintenance or repair.


+ Install mechanical components in production equipment.


+ Mount attachments or tools onto production equipment.


+ Move product using pallet jack or fork lift to designated area


Inspecting Equipment


+ Check for safety hazards per 6S checklist


+ Verify calibration and offset alignment of production equipment


+ Verify certification of inspection equipment


Maintaining Mechanical Equipment

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