Milling Set Up Operator

Rocky Mount, NC posted on March 2

Posted by

Gail Kennedy Rocky Mount, NC (27801)
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The Set-up Technician sets up (operates, or tends) more than one type of cutting orforming machine tool or robot to blueprint specifications and is responsible for producing a quality product at the standards rate or above.

Key Qualifications

  • Reads blueprints, layouts, sketches, or work orders to determine product specifications and tooling instructions and to plan operational sequences

  • Sets up and operates machines, such as lathes,cutters, shears, borers, millers, grinders, presses, drills, and molding machines, to make metallic work pieces

  • Remove work pieces from machines, and check toensure that they conform to specifications, using measuring instruments such asgauges, calipers, and micrometers.

  • Observe milling machine operation and adjustcontrols to ensure conformance with specified tolerances

  • Position and secure work pieces on machines,using holding devices, measuring instruments, hand tools, and hoists.

  • Watches gauges, dials, or other indicators tomake sure a machine is working properly

Performs prescribed preventative maintenance onmachines as required