Mazak VMC Operator

Job Description-Mazak VMC Operator

  • Prepare or acquire (also edit) programs from Engineering, set-up and operate Mazak Vertical Center Smart 530CKY with Mazatrol Smart Control
  • Inspect work pieces for defects and measure work pieces to determine accuracy of machine operation, using rules, templates or other measuring instruments
  • Observe machine operation to detect work piece defects or machine malfunctions, adjusting machine as necessary
  • Read blueprints or job orders to determine product specifications and tooling instructions and to plan operational sequences
  • Review production schedule, process procedures and specifications regarding the parts needed and complete on a timely basis
  • Record data required for costing and inventory management purposes
  • Perform daily machine maintenance, such as oiling or cleaning machine, dies, work pieces or adding coolant to machine reservoir
  • Perform preventive maintenance on machine and peripheral hardware at specified intervals and schedules

Required Skills

  • Operation Monitoring – Watching gauges, dials or other indicators to make sure machine is working properly
  • Quality Control Analysis – Conducting tests and inspections of parts to ensure quality
  • Monitoring – Monitoring/assessing cost of product to make sure pricing programs and AS400 are correct
  • Complex Problem Solving – Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop options and implement solutions

Job Requirements

  • At least 2 years of experience required on CNC machines (Mazak or Haas)
  • Good machining skills with experience in CNC Mill, CNC Lathe and manual equipment
  • Mazatrol programming experience strongly preferred
  • Blue print reading
  • Have basic machinists tools
  • Use of inspection tools with the ability to make quality parts with minimal assistance
  • Experienced with fabricating equipment
  • Experienced in fabrication techniques
  • Knowledge of different materials
  • Highly motivated, results-driven individual who thrives in a fast paced work environment
  • Strong work ethic, attendance and attention to detail
  • High school diploma or equivalent required

This position offers an excellent compensation package and room for growth.