Machinist 3-Full Time-2nd or 3rd shift-Lathes or Grind in Warsaw, IN at Tecomet

Date Posted: 8/19/2018

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Job Description

Machinist 3:

Demonstrate established knowledge and skill in performing set-ups and operating machines on new or repetitive jobs. Specialized understanding and skill requires performing more complex machine set-up and adjustments and figuring out how to run unusual parts.  This is accomplished by maintaining Tecomet’s  principles of Safety, Quality, Customer Satisfaction and Innovation.


Harmonized core technical skills:

•   Intermediate Math

•   Blueprint

•   CNC

•   Machine control

•   Machine setup / adjustments

•   Standard measuring

•   Tooling

 Harmonized core education and experience:

•   High school  diploma or equivalent  or

•   3- 4 year of CNC fabricating  machining experience and/or training

•   Or combination of education and/or experience. 


•   1 year certificate from College


•         Ability to set-up, adjusts, and operates all basic machine tools within the process team to perform precision machining process/operations under limited direction of Process Engineer Technician.

•         Produce product after optimization process has taken place and complete to yield acceptable safety, quality, schedule and cost guidelines.

•         Ability to interpret CMM readings only asking for assistance from Processing Engineering Technician or Engineer when in doubt of action required.

  • Measure dimensions of finished work pieces to ensure conformance to specifications, using precision measuring instruments, templates, and fixtures.

•         Keep organized and thorough notes of machine settings and production specifications.

  • Ability to adjust machine feed and speed, change cutting tools, or adjust machine controls when automatic programming is faulty or if machines malfunction after communicating with Process Engineer Technician.
  • Listen to machines during operation in order to detect sounds such as those made by dull cutting tools or excessive vibration.  Adjust to compensate for problems after communicating with Process Engineer Technician.
  • Mentors Process Intern.
  • Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisor/Manager as deemed appropriate.


  • Ability to read and interpret complex drawings and work instructions.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Demonstrates use of intermediate computer operations and intermediate software packages.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.
  • This position offers motivation and feedback of assigned tasks to Process Intern.


Requirements, skills, and abilities included have been determined to be the minimal standards required to successfully perform the positions.  In no instance, however, should the duties, responsibilities, and requirements delineated be interpreted as all inclusive. In accordance with Americans with Disabilities Act, it is possible that requirements may be modified to reasonably accommodate disabled individuals.  However, no accommodations will be made which may pose serious health or safety risks to the employee or others or which impose undue hardships on the organization. Job descriptions are not intended as and do not create employment contracts.  This organization maintains its status as an at-will employer.  Employees can be terminated for any reason not prohibited by law.

Tecomet is an EOE M/W/VET/Disability


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