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Newell Brands Machinist in Wichita, Kansas

Position Title: Machinist

Reports to: Machine Shop Leader

Shift: Night (6pm to 6am-2on,2off,2on,3off schedule)

Location: Winfield Kansas

Job Summary:

The Machinist will set up and operate a variety of machine shop machines including; lathes, grinders, milling machines, saws, drill presses and a variety of welding machines. The Machinist will create, make and repair various parts, molds or tools from blue prints, mechanical drawings or design sketches as needed by production or engineering. The machinist will also be working on injection and blow molds.

Job Duties:

  • Proficient at performing detailedmachining operations.

  • Properly set up machines accordingto blueprints, drawings, or design specifications.

  • Properly provide timely feedbackto ensure minimal downtime, and communicate any safety issues or possibleimprovements to processes, design, and the building or repairing of parts.

  • Proficient at testing the properfunction and performance of repaired or machined items.

  • Proficient in all safety andhousekeeping requirements.

  • Perform other duties as required.

  • Proficient in the use of measuringtools such as micrometer, vernier caliper and depth gauge.

  • Preferred experience with injectionmolds and/or blow molds.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have a High school diploma orGED

  • Must have a completed a technicaltraining school or will substitute minimum of three (3) years’ workexperience.

  • Must be able to safely operate alift truck to properly transport and unload material such as tools andparts.

  • Must have good written and verbalcommunication skills to communicate and consult with individuals at alllevels of the organization with regard build requirements or providingupdates and recommendations.

  • Must be a self-starter, motivated forchange and improvement.

Newell Brands (NASDAQ: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.

Newell Brands is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide all employees and applicants for employment with equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship, immigration status, marital status, military status, any covered veteran status, disability status, genetic information, caregiving responsibilities or any other basis prohibited by law.