CNC Machinist

Date: Sep 19, 2023

Location: Antigo, WI, US, 54409

Company: Dover Corporation

Dover Precision Components delivers performance-critical solutions for rotating and reciprocating machinery across the oil & gas, power generation, marine, industrial, chemical and general processing markets. Comprising the Waukesha Bearings, Bearings Plus, Inpro/Seal and Cook Compression brands, our portfolio includes hydrodynamic bearings, active magnetic bearings, system and bearing protection, and reciprocating compressor valves, sealing technologies, pistons, rods and more. Each solution is custom-engineered to provide optimum efficiency, reliability and productivity, and backed by comprehensive aftermarket services. Dover Precision Components serves its global customer base through facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, as well as technical sales representatives around the world. Dover Precision Components is part of Dover Corporation’s Fluids segment.


Dover Precision Components is hiring for its brand of Waukesha Bearings. Our facility is climate controlled, ISO certified, and we provide competitive benefits. Included in our benefits are shift premiums, Company provided uniforms, and a tuition reimbursement program.

We offer a competitive starting wages of $22.00 to $31.00 based on skill and knowledge.  

4 ten hour shifts 
3 weeks vacation
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, matching 401k on day 1   

Summary: Sets up and operates computer numerically controlled machines to perform machining operations by performing the following duties.
•    Inserts precision indicator in machine spindle, and depresses switches to jog spindle into contract with workpiece, synchronize tape and tool, and record setup point.
•    Retracts spindle and loads and secures first preset tool and holder.
•    Ability to run multiple machines, simultaneously, as required
•    Starts machine and observes cutting operation.
•    Compares numerical data display with specifications on operations sheet.
•    Assembles and presets tooling for next operation during automated cycle to reduce machine downtime.
•    Replaces  milling tools with drilling and boring tools at specified change points to reduce or eliminate subsequent machining of workpiece on another machine.
•    Operates machine on preliminary dry run before machining first part to detect errors in tape or computer program.
•    Remove workpieces from machines, and check to ensure that they conform to specifications, using measuring instruments such as microscopes, gauges, calipers, and micrometers.
•    Observe milling or planing machine operation and adjust controls to ensure conformance with specified tolerances.
•    Position and secure workpieces on machines, using holding devices, measuring instruments, hand tools, and hoists.
•    Study blueprints, layouts, sketches, or work orders to assess workpiece specifications and to determine tooling instructions, tools and materials needed, and sequences of operations.
•    Move controls to set cutting specifications, to position cutting tools and workpieces in relation to each other, and to start machines.
•    Compute dimensions, tolerances, and angles of workpieces or machines, according to specifications and knowledge of metal properties and shop mathematics.
•    Verify alignment of workpieces on machines, using measuring instruments such as rules, gauges, or calipers.
•    Select cutting speeds, feed rates, and depths of cuts, applying knowledge of metal properties and shop mathematics.
•    Move cutters or material manually or by turning handwheels, or engage automatic feeding mechanisms to mill workpieces to specifications.
•    Replace worn tools, using hand tools, and sharpen dull tools, using bench grinders.
CNC experience preferred 
High School Diploma or GED
Trade school a plus 
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
•    Complex Problem Solving — Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
•    Judgment and Decision Making — Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one
•    Mathematics — Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
•    Ability to review blueprints or other instructions to determine operational methods or sequences.
•    Ability to set-up manual machines and/or program CNC machines independently.
•    Reading Comprehension — Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.

Physical Requirements:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and taste or smell.  The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Working Conditions:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.  

*Note: This Job Description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by the Supervisor. All requirements are subject to change and updates.

Nearest Major Market: Wausau

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