Operates computer numerical controlled machines to cut, shape, or form metal
workpieces to specifications by performing the following duties.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES : Other duties may be assigned.
Responsible for all quality aspects of the part being machined.
Reviews setup sheets and specifications, machining sequences, and
dimensions of finished workpieces.
Enters commands to send reprogrammed machine instructions to the
Manipulates controls and enters commands to index cutting tools to remove
Observes and listens to machine operations to detect malfunctions such as
worn or damaged cutting tools.
Measures workpiece for conformance to specifications.
Notifies Supervisor of discrepancies.
Machines materials other than metal, such as composites and plastic
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.
to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages,
area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in
written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete
variables in standardized situations.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand. The
employee frequently is required to use his/her hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach
with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to walk, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl, and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities are required by this job and include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.