|Title:||Screw Machine Operator|
|Job Location:||Missoula, MT|
At American Eagle Instruments Inc., we pride ourselves on hiring and developing the best people. The growth of AEI has been fueled by the commitment and hard work of this special group of people. As an established industry leader, AEI offers excellent career growth opportunities, competitive salaries and benefits and a dynamic work environment. AEI is comprised of a diverse and intelligent workforce. Our employment practices are implemented without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex religious beliefs, age, disability, sexual orientation or any other basis protected by federal, state or local fair employment law practices.
AEI/Young Innovations is looking for a CNC Operator, to work on our Swing Shift, who thrives in a dynamic and fast-paced role. Screw machine operators perform a variety of tasks in their work with one or more multiple-spindle, automatic lathe-type screw machines. These machines are used to produce custom parts from stock metal or other materials. Screw machine operators ensure the machine is properly set up to perform the various operations needed to produce these parts. Operators read blueprints and determine exactly what screw machine settings are needed to create an actual working part from the plans. The operator chooses cutting speeds, the depth of cuts, how fast the machine should run and which cutting tools should be used for each operation. Operators base their decisions on experience, knowledge about the materials being used and basic mathematic principles. Operate and Maintain equipment.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Knowledge of G-code programming, ability to read prints (dimensional drawings preferred). Operators install and adjust cams, gears and stops to the screw machine and verify the positioning of cutting tools by using gauges or other instruments. Operators are responsible for turning the machine on and off according to safety protocols. During an operation, operators carefully monitor the screw machine, making changes to speed, feed rates or tool position to ensure accurate reproduction of the plans. After a sample part has been produced, screw machine operators verify that the part meets specifications of the blueprints by using a variety of tools, such as calipers and micrometers. Responsible for operation and maintenance of equipment.
American Eagle Instruments /Young Innovations, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer