CNC Technician - 2nd Shift in Jackson, Mississippi

Date Posted: 2/20/2019

Job Snapshot

Employee Type: Full-time
Job Type: Manufacturing
Date Posted: 2/20/2019

Job Description

The CNC Setup Tech is responsible for ensuring employees in their area follow all safety procedures and work in a manner that meets the objectives for quality, delivery and cost.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Demonstrate problem solving skills in all areas of responsibility
  • Ensure all employees are adhering to standard work and any applicable engineering standards related to work station, machine or department
  • Train team members as needed in all areas of responsibility
  • Ensure paperwork is being maintained and accurate (reject log, quality log, scrap tickets and stock tickets)
  • Consistently ensure all team members are using PPE and that all safety procedures/guides are strictly followed (ear plugs, safety glasses, gloves, shoes)
  • Provide PPE to team members as needed
  • Position team members at start of shift to maintain adequate hourly/daily output to standard work and line balance
  • Verify correct OMS are in place for current production and prior to changeovers
  • Work with engineering to make appropriate changes to OMS as required
  • Identify and resolve conflict with team -- be a team player and ensure team is playing together
  • Work closely with supervisor on team tasks and ensure alignment for goals and objectives
  • Work with material and assembly teams to ensure smooth, trouble free changeovers
  • Work with engineering support on any suggestions, improvements or issues that will improve output
  • Fill in for team members when they need to leave their production area -- may have to run production for extended periods at times if necessary
  • Work with Quality Team on any potential or current quality issues that arise
  • Practice and maintain 5S - must become able to implement where necessary
  • Maintain Positive Attitude and Team Work
  • Must adhere to attendance policy
  • Responsible for shift stand-up meetings
  • Monitor shift start-up exercise - all team members participate including team leaders

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Strong machining background or equivalent technical background
  • Must have working knowledge of CNC applications or equivalent manufacturing processes
  • Must understand quality gauging techniques and processes and how they relate to manufacturing methods (calipers, micrometers, comparator and other required applications)
  • Must be able to work closely with engineering entities on technical issues and new products when starting production
  • Understand and follow verbal and written instructions, as well as OMS sheets when available
  • Must have strong working knowledge of G,D&T and posses ability to read and interpret engineering documents/drawings
  • Must have strong ability to problem solve with operators, engineers, quality technicians and other personnel related to the manufacturing process
  • Intermediate to advanced math skills
  • Computer proficiency -- able to understand and create reports, operations data and be able to operate JDE and/or AX as required.
  • Flexible technical skills that can be utilized in either assembly processes and methods or technical manufacturing processes (machining, welding, forming)
  • Perform set-ups for equipment and/or lines in areas as required to meet customer demand
  • Perform quality inspections on test equipment and ensure employees are following quality procedures at all times
  • Leadership skills -- must be able to organize and maintain a team atmosphere at all times and understand when to incorporate supervisor to assist with personnel issues
  • Must be key driver for team to meet objectives related to Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost
  • Must understand area goal/deliverables
  • Able to learn quickly and be able to adapt as necessary
  • Must be able to demonstrate and exemplify the Milwaukee Culture: Obsessed, Candid, Speed, Agility, Urgency, We Create Empowered Leaders, Never Settle, Always Improving

Education and Experience Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 2-year Associates or Vocational Certification a plus
  • Previous management experience a plus
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