DESTACO, a Dover Company, is a global leader in the design and manufacture of high:performance automation, workholding, and remote handling solutions. The company serves customers in variety of end:markets, including the automotive, life sciences, consumer goods, packaging, aerospace, and nuclear sectors.
Built on a legacy of over 100 years, DESTACO offers a comprehensive portfolio of products to engineer precise movement, placement and control solutions that drive productivity and uptime for manufacturers around the world. The DESTACO family of products consists of industry:leading brands such as DESTACO Manual and Power Clamps, Camco and Ferguson Indexers, Robohand Grippers and CRL Manipulators and Transfer Ports.
DESTACO is based in Auburn Hills, Michigan, and operates globally through 800 employees across 13 locations.
Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenues of 7 billion. The company delivers innovative equipment and components, specialty systems, and support services through four major operating segments: Energy, Engineered Systems, Fluids, and Refrigeration and Food Equipment. Headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, Dover trades on the New York Stock Exchange under "DOV."
The Machinist sets up, operates and adjusts various types of conventional or automatic machines including CNC machines, lathes, drill presses, grinders and other precision equipment and may assist Manufacturing Team Members in the set:up of machines. This position reports to the Manufacturing Supervisor.
Essential Job Functions:
:Works from drawings and written instructions to create parts.
:Performs a wide variety of duties to set up and operate CNC machines. Performs diversified and complex operations on one or more machines simultaneously as required.
:Writes and edits programs as needed to meet overall part tolerance requirements.
:Requires basic knowledge of various metal and of measurements used in machining processes in order to provide technical leadership and assist in training less experienced machinist.
:Understands all aspects of operating machines (every switch/button) and can proficiently run multiple machines simultaneously in the department.
:Handles change overs without assistance, has the ability/understanding of CNC machine logic, able to write basic programs, post:edit CNC programs to fine:tune processes for optimal performance and is able to read, find errors and troubleshoot programs.
:Capable of setting up jobs, running jobs and inspecting parts.
:Capable of performing all external setup tasks for the next job, while the machine is running.
:Possesses basic math and problem solving abilities.
:Reads prints to recognize specifications for various surfaces being machined.
:Works from prints and determine operational sequences; select tools, spindle speeds, tool feed rates and chucking/holding requirements in accordance with materials.
:Inspects work pieces at beginning of and throughout production run to insure part meets tolerance requirements.
:Inspects and understands when to replace cutting tools.
:Demonstrates ability to effectively use all necessary measuring tools in order to assure conformance to print.
:Understands and verifies tolerances for machined surfaces.
:Detects worn tools and replaces tooling as appropriate.
:Establish proper tool offsets and make necessary adjustments.
:Performs preventative maintenance as needed on assigned equipment.
:Advises supervisor of conduct that may violate rules, policies, and procedures.
:Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs):
:Safety : Understands safe operation of equipment, tools and PPE. Recognizes potential for dangerous situations; uses safe work practices. Utilizes behavior based safety methods to sustain a safe working environment.
:Ethics and Work Standards : Maintain the highest ethical and work standards, while promoting th