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Senior Machinist








Naples, Florida, United States






TAD PGS, INC. is currently seeking a Senior Machinist for one of our clients in Naples, FL. Job Description: Operates various conventional and/or numerically controlled machining centers on semi-complex jobs. Works from blueprints, sketches, planning sheets, verbal instructions, and/or engineering, tooling, or equipment information. Contributes to lean initiatives to increase productivity and reduce costs. Works with limited guidance in a team environment. Job Responsibilities: *Sets up and runs multiple production machines. Performs machine operations (including reworking parts) *such as cutting, shaping, deburring, forming, drilling, and reaming parts. Performs machine operations where the materials, tooling, and sequence of operations have been pre-planned and established. Makes necessary machine adjustments and reports improper machine functioning or cutting action for correction. *Aligns and fastens work using standard fixtures and established methods. *Installs and adjusts cutting tools consistent with type and size of material being machined. *Follows established manufacturing methods using standard production machines, materials, and tooling. *Adjusts feeds, speeds, and depth of cut to machine quality parts, per documentation. *Operates hand and power tools to deburr precision and complex machine parts in accordance with semi complicated engineering blueprints and route sheets to close tolerances. *Inspects parts for conformance to specifications using measuring instruments such as gages, calipers, micrometers and comparators. Uses various types of magnification equipment (including a microscope) to detect and avoid damage to surfaces and critical areas. Visually inspects parts for burrs or damaged machined surfaces. *Routinely maintains equipment to ensure cleanliness, accuracy, and reliability specific to division requirements. *Accurately and regularly performs statistical process control (SPC) specific to division requirements. *Actively implements lean initiatives by identifying and providing suggestions on areas for improvement. *Effectively applies lean concepts and tools in work area. *Observes all company policies and procedures, including safety rules, and maintains a clean and orderly work area. *Performs other related responsibilities, as requested. Work with limited guidance in a team environment. *Make machine set ups. *Reads and follows blueprints, specifications, and verbal instructions. *Exercise machine shop mathematics, may include trigonometry. *Able to effectively apply lean initiatives. *Demonstrates effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills, as well as the ability to work in a team environment. *Interprets reports and uses job specific software applications. Use employee self-service systems to access on-line information and use specialized automated systems (i.e., PMR, TORS, e-mail). Basic Hiring Criteria: *At minimum 3 years of machinist experience *High school diploma or equivalent