The Tool Room Machinist will be responsible for operating tool room equipment such as lathes, mills, grinders, and potentially EDM (Electro Discharge Machinery) to maintain high speed steel and carbide tooling used in our production of construction fasteners. (Detailed tool design and manufacture is not required as new tooling is purchased from outside vendors in the US and offshore.)
|% Time||Job Responsibilities|
|50%||Operate machinery such as grinders, mills, lathes, and potentially EDM (Electro Discharge Machinery) to produce construction fasteners.|
|20%||Monitor and modify tool inventory by machining when standard part does not fit specification. Insure machines remain ready to their established standard.|
|20%||Assist and advise engineers on designing components for optimum tool life. Conduct studies to monitor and improve tool life on assigned machinery.|
|10%||Work closely with other departments to anticipate future tooling needs. Coordinate with purchasing to insure tooling is ordered/received timely.|
|Required or Preferred||Degree or Certification||Required||High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED)|
|Required||Minimum 2 years technical college in engineering or related subject|
|Years||Type of Experience|
|5 years||Relevant experience in a Machine shop / tool room|
|5 years||Proven experience of tooling, close tolerance machining and heat treatment processes. EDM (Electro Discharge experience preferred)|
|Skill Knowledge or Ability||Explanation|
|Mathematical Reasoning||Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.|
|Reading Comprehension||Ability to read and interpret documents such as tooling and part drawings and safety rules.|
|Analysis/Reasoning||Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form.|
|Problem Solving||Ability to identify options for solving a problem encountered during the manufacturing process.|
This full-time, non-exempt position is located in Gallatin, TN.
Relocation will not be considered for this position.
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Job posted: 3/1/2018
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