High School diploma or equivalent.
Minimum 1 year experience in a machining environment.
Minimum 6 months employment with Pentair Valves & Controls.
Proficient Blueprint reading skills.
Written and verbal communication skills.
Basic understanding of CNC programming.
Demonstrated above average attendance performance.
Must be self-motivated, and have demonstrated the ability to complete assigned tasks/projects with a minimum of supervision.
Perform the various duties required to operate and set-up proven machine tool processes in a high production machining environment. These duties may include but not be limited to the following:
Install chuck jaws, hang tooling, and touch off tools as specified by the set-up sheet.
Download CNC programs to the machine tool.
Basic understanding of shop drawings and the ability to identify critical features.
Make minor offsets as required to ensure that production conforms to requirements.
Identify and change inserts as specified by the set-up sheet, supervisor, or cell leader.
Handle components in the proper manner to prevent damage to critical surfaces.
Achieve production standards identified as the rate.
Produce components that meet or exceed drawing specifications.
Use basic shop math to calculate offsets and properly complete timecards.
Basic understanding on Inspection Sheets and Set-up Sheets.
Ability to properly identify non-conforming product and properly complete an NCR form.
Pull and replace tooling as required to the proper location.
Properly use basic shop gages to accurately measure machined components. This includes but is not limited to thread plug and ring gages, micrometers, calipers, height stands, etc.
General knowledge of proper speeds and feeds for various type materials.
Ability to edit or make minor program changes as required with direction and supervision.
Basic troubleshooting skills.
Ability to visually inspect components for conformance to drawing requirements.
Second operation drilling and deburr as required.
Follow all established Plant Safety and Housekeeping rules and regulations.
Perform preventative maintenance and general housekeeping as required.
Participate in all process improvement and PIMS projects as assigned.
Assist in the training of new employees.
The above noted duties and job requirements are not all inclusive. Employee may be assigned to other duties as required when necessary.