Set up and operate a variety of conventional machinery to produce precision parts and tooling. May also fabricate and modify parts to make or repair conventional machinery or maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, mathematics, metal properties, layout and machining procedures.
McWane is a Federal VEVRAA contractor and an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices. McWane will not discriminate against any applicant for employment because of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran or service member status, marital status, citizenship status (In IL - sex, including same sex, ancestry, order of protection status, physical or mental disability, military status, pregnancy, unfavorable discharge status, genetic information), (In IA - gender identity), (In CA - gender identity or expression, and genetic information) or any other category protected by federal, state or local law.
•Follow all processes and procedures associated with the Tyler Union Safety Management Program. Advise management of any deviations from this program.
•Calculate dimensions or tolerances, using instruments such as micrometers or calipers.
•Machine parts to specifications, using conventional machinery, such as lathes, milling machines, drill presses, and band saws.
•Set up, adjust, or operate basic or specialized conventional machinery used to perform machining operations.
•Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, or materials onto machines.
•Measure, examine, or test completed units to check for defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments, such as micrometers.
•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 methods or sequences of operations needed to fabricate products.
•Operate equipment to verify operational efficiency.
•Check work pieces to ensure they are properly lubricated or cooled.
•Diagnose conventional machinery malfunctions to determine need for adjustments or repairs.
•Must keep and maintain a neat and orderly workstation.
•High school diploma or GED required.
•Associates degree in a technical field or training in a vocational school preferred.
•Three to five years of related on-the-job experience required.