Machine Operator in Winterset, IA at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 1/10/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Title: Machine Operator

Location: Winterset, IA

Pay: $16-18/HR

Elite Staffing Inc. is currently hiring dayshift Machine Operator for our client in Winterset, Iowa. Our client is a OEM client that specializes in exhaust, radiator, coolant pipes along with other specialties.

Major Job Functions & Responsibilities:

  • Plans daily workload by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, locations of surfaces, and machine parameters.
  • Edits CNC programs by entering instructions, including zero and reference points; setting tool dies, offsets, compensation, and conditional switches; calculating requirements, including basic math, geometry and proving part programs.
  • Optimize as the machine in the best possible way to improve throughput and overall efficiency.  Recommend and implement process changes to better product quality and turn times.
  • Set up staging areas for specific machine areas.  Consistently think of better layout options to improve product flow through the area. 
  • Sets-up CNC bender by installing and adjusting tooling dies and any needed attachments.
  • Loads bender die and any fixtures by lifting into position.
  • Able to communicate specific directions to a personnel to assist with loading / unloading bender dies.
  • Able to work as a team player with other employees to ensure business objectives are met.
  • Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces; adhering to specification standards.
  • Maintains specifications by observing machine 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 safety procedures and regulations.
  • Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.
  • Documents actions by completing production and quality logs.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical publications.
  • Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Adheres and drives plant 5S objectives.
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