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Machine Operator - Waukesha Bearings

Date: Apr 3, 2021

Location: Antigo, 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, sign-on bonuses for select positions, and a tuition reimbursement program.

Summary

The Machine Operator sets up and operates machine tools such as saws, milling machines, boring machines, and grinders, to machine metal work pieces. The Machine Operator will be able to work to exact tolerances, determine speeds and feeds, and sharpen own tools.  Must be able to visualize finished product, recognize and report corrections in blueprint errors.

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

The essential duties and responsibilities of this position are:

  • Actively promote and participate in advancing the safety culture of the facility.
  • Reads blueprint or job order for product specifications such as dimensions and tolerances, and tooling instructions such as fixtures, feed rates, cutting speeds, depth of cut, and determines sequence of operations.
  • Selects, positions, and secures tool in tool holder.
  • Positions and secures work piece in holding device, machine table, chuck, centers, or fixtures.
  • Moves controls to position tool and work piece in relation to each other, and to set specified feeds, speeds, and depth of cut.
  • Sets up fixture or feeding device, starts machine, and turns hand wheel to feed tool to work piece or vice versa, and engages feed.
  • Observes operation of machine and verifies conformance of machined work piece to specifications.
  • Operates bench grinder to sharpen tools.
  • Sets up and operates machines and equipment other than machine tools. 
     

Supervisory Responsibilities

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

 

Qualifications

  • Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; Shares expertise with others.
  • Listens and gets clarification.
  • Able to read and interpret written information including blueprints.
  • Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently.
  • Meets productivity standards; Completes work in timely manner; Strives to increase productivity; Works quickly.
     

Education and/or Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • At least 1 – 3 year related experience and/or training or a equivalent of education and experience.
     

Language Skills

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
 

Mathematical Skills

Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
 

Reasoning Ability

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
 

Physical Demands

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.

 

Work Environment

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. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Wisconsin : Antigo

Sub Division : Antigo - E0069

Job Requisition ID : 35684


Nearest Major Market: Wausau

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Industrial, Machinist, Manufacturing