Set-up, adjust and operate multiple CNC, laser systems to produce parts in accordance with instructions. Set and adjust cutting speeds and optics to ensure proper operation. May make adjustments to programs as authorized.
Reads job order to determine machine programming requirements.
Sets up machine parameters and power settings.
Calls up part number from computer to program machine.
Puts steel into machine to cut part.
Checks to print using various measuring devices to determine accuracy of part.
Perform part verifications.
Performs routine machine maintenance.
Performs simple laser programming.
Troubleshoots problems and adjusts machine as necessary to correct.
Assist Steel Shed Coordinator with unloading & receiving material.
Assist Steel Shed Coordinator with on-line ordering of material.
Instruct laser take off operators.
Assists with scheduling of nests.
Schedules machine maintenance with Maintenance Department.
Cross train Laser take-off and Laser Operator II employees as assigned by Supervisor.
QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE High school diploma or general education degree (GED); 2 to 3 years related experience and/or computer (MAZAK) training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have forklift certification.
LANGUAGE SKILLS Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to effectively communicate with other employees.
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
REASONING ABILITY Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
OTHER QUALIFICATIONS Ability to read blueprints. Ability to use measuring equipment such as vernier, micrometer, etc. Knowledge of computer.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; talk; and smell. The employee frequently is required to stand, sit, and reach with hands and arms. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 250 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Contact lenses are not allowed.
WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts and is exposed to risk of radiation. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.