Weyers Cave, VA | Machine Operator
. 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 (GD&T).
. Plans stock inventory by checking stock lo determine amount available; anticipating
needed stock; placing and expediting orders for stock; verifying receipt of stock.
. 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;
tramming heads. . Loads feed mechanism by lifting stock into position.
. Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces; adhering
to international standards. . 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 safely procedures and regulations. . Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following
manufacture/s instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs. . Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions,
irregularities, and continuing needs. . Documents actions by completing production and quality logs.
. Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical
. Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and
different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments. #ZR231
A good candidate must have conceptual Skills, Process improvement, Verbal Communication, Functional and Technical
Skills, Controls and instrumentation, Supply Management, Tooling, Coordination,inventory
Control, Attention to Detail & Judgment skills!