CNC Machine Set-up II
This position is eligible for a $4,000 sign on bonus after successful completion of 90 days on the job!
SIG SAUER, Inc. is a leading provider and manufacturer of firearms, electro-optics, ammunition, airguns, suppressors, and training. For over 250 years SIG SAUER, Inc. has evolved, and thrived, by blending American ingenuity, German engineering, and Swiss precision. Today, SIG SAUER is synonymous with industry-leading quality and innovation which has made it the brand of choice amongst the U.S. Military, the global defense community, law enforcement, competitive shooters, hunters, and responsible citizens. Additionally, SIG SAUER is the premier provider of elite firearms instruction and tactical training at the SIG SAUER Academy. Headquartered in Newington, New Hampshire, SIG SAUER's workforce is located across eight locations in the United States. The tremendous growth of SIG SAUER has fueled outstanding opportunities for experienced professionals to join our team.
CNC Machine Set-up performs all the job duties, pre-requisites of the CNC Operator Level I, II, III and can perform all the tasks proficiently. In addition to CNC Level III tasks, the CNC Set-up will perform additional tasks and have additional job knowledge.
Job Duties & Responsibilities:
*Successfully setup proven / existing programs and processes with minimum supervision / guidance
*Proficiency in setting up either Swiss style multi axis machining centers, or slant bed lathes (multi turret preferred)
*Setup and measurement of tooling in a variety of holders
*Ability to read and edit part programs in order to establish initial set-up and mapping the machine out for production readiness
*Basic troubleshooting skills in identifying/resolving part tolerance issues caused by various setup, programming, tooling issues.
*Strong communication skills and ability to work in fast paced team environment while maintaining professionalism under tight deadlines
*Familiarity with variety of materials including aluminum, 400 series stainless, mild steel, etc.
*Maintain inventory by verifying receipt of stock and performing necessary completion transactions in ERP system
*Train operators on best practices with both machine operation and quality inspection methods
*Ability to perform calculating requirements, including basic math, geometry, and trigonometry; proving part dimensions.
*Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces; adhering to control plan standards.
*Maintains specifications by taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.
*Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations. Testing of safety features of a machine during set-up
*Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
*Documents actions by completing production and quality logs.
*Familiarity and understanding of basic Lean principles including 5S and Visual Management
*Operate machines when set-up work is complete
*Minimum 5 years- experience as a CNC Machine Operator Level III or equivalent.
*Other duties may be assigned.
Education and/or Experience:
*Machinist apprenticeship highly desired
*Technical college work preferred
*Machine Operation Experience
*Has operated at least two of these types of machines proficiently;
*Swiss lathes, Slant bed lathes, Vertical machining centers.
*Can set-up and map out effectively with minimal supervision at least one category of machines (CNC Verticals, Slant bed Lathes, Swiss style lathes)
*Can identify and replace worn or damaged fixturing components
*Will make tooling recommendations and troubleshoot tooling problems
*Can make or direct minor modifications to tooling
*Can read programs and make changes to speeds and feeds as well as making fixture offsets without supervision.
*Work is primarily standing (90 + % of the shift) with the exception of breaks, lunch periods
*Able to lift up to 40 pounds
*Must wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which is required in designated areas.
SIG SAUER, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.
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