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Job Title: CNC Lathe Operator
Company Name: Avibank
Contact Person: Human Resources
Business Phone: 818-392-2100
City: North Hollywood
State: California
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Qualifications: Education and /or Experience: • Technical school certification and 3-5 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Job Description: Summary: Completely and independently sets up and operates two or more CNC horizontal lathes to perform the most complex machining operations required by the company such as turning, boring, facing, and threading parts such as castings, forgings, and bar stock by performing the following duties. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: • Reads process sheets, blueprints, work orders and sketches of part to determine machining to be done, setup and operating requirements. • Inserts beginning point of tape in reading head of control unit. • Mounts work piece between centers, in chuck, or to faceplate. • Selects and installs preset tooling in tool posts, turrets or indexing heads, and automatic tool change magazine, in sequence specified on process sheet. • Depresses buttons, toggles, or sets tape and starts machining operation. • Observes numerical displays on control panel and compares with data on process sheet to verify dimensional adjustments, feed rates, and speeds of machining cuts. • Turns dials and switches to override tape control and correct machine performance. • Inspects first run piece and spot checks succeeding pieces for conformance to specifications. • Studies job packet and organizes materials for next run during automatic tape controlled cycles to shorten changeover time. • Sets tools before positioning them in lathe. • Sets up and operates another machine tool during tape controlled machining cycles. • Machines metallic and nonmetallic materials. • Trains others in all aspects of CNC setup and operation • Troubleshoots machines and maintains them in good working order.
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NIMS Credentials: Preferred