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Machine Attendant / Archbald

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A88603:Machine Attendant
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Machine, fabricate or assemble parts to print and operation sheet specifications using conventional, CNC and sheet metal machines and hand tools, including riveters, fasteners, setters, presses, spot welders, grinders, helicoil installation tools, etc.

Perform secondary operations during machine cycle.

Deburr parts using standard deburring tools.

Uses various hand tools such as files, hammers, wrenches, etc.

Inspects parts as they are produced using standard gages, micrometers, indicators, vernier calipers, depth gages and other measuring devices, to ensure conformity to specifications.

Reports and tags out-of-tolerance parts and machining problems to supervisor, so machines can be adjusted accordingly.

Reports defective parts to determine acceptability to customer.

Inspects cutting tools for wear to ensure quality of parts, reports worn tools to supervisor or set up person and makes adjustments during production run as required to maintaining quality parts and to keep machine running.

Reports machine problems to supervisor to keep machine running.

Perform minor preventive maintenance to equipment. Keep machine and immediate work area clean, neat, and organized.

Mixes cutting fluids and maintains coolant levels to ensure a steady supply of coolant/cutting fluids to machine.

Must have a thorough understanding of the correct procedures to follow and precautions to take when performing his/her work in order to prevent damage to the equipment and/or material or injury to himself/herself and/or others.

Receives written and/or verbal instructions, interprets prints, sketches, etc.

Performs miscellaneous duties and works in other departments as assigned.

Cleans up machine, equipment, work area, etc.

Basic Qualifications
Able to read and interpret operation sheets and complex blue prints

Previous experience in sheet metal fabrication and assembly, welding or machining in a production environment.

Must differentiate between thread sizes and tell differences between course and fine threads, metric and standard threads

Use various types of measuring instruments such as calipers, depth gages, micrometers, functional gages, etc.

Strong Math Background

Mechanically-inclined and a fast learner

Understanding of the cutting properties of both ferrous and non-ferrous metals.

Basic Machine Shop Technology training or related job experience.

Experienced in using hand tools for metal finishing.

Able to use overhead hoist and pallet jacks and follow all safety procedures.

Able to work safely with cleaning chemicals and solvents.

Lift a 50 pound part

Able to operate multiple machines and machine types concurrently

Able to work in a team-oriented environment

Able to work 2nd shift and work OT if necessary

Desired skills
Painting processes including powder and wet coat painting and marking

Chemical conversion processes such as aluminum chromate conversion

Spot Welding

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Job Location(s): Archbald Pennsylvania
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9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2
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