Production CNC Machinist

Date: Dec 5, 2022

Location: Lynchburg, VA, US

Company: Dover Corporation

Belvac is the world leader in the design and production of continuous motion rotary machinery. We provide beverage canmakers with high-speed trimming, necking, base reprofiling and reforming, shaping, bottom rim coating, flanging and inspection technology. Over the years, we have been responsible for numerous advances in canmaking technology. This technology has enabled our customers to steadily increase line speeds and improve quality and productivity, while significantly reducing materials costs.  Belvac was founded in 1962 in Lynchburg Virginia. Philosophies of quality, pride, craftsmanship, and work ethic set extremely high standards and quickly drove Belvac to become the world leader in its industry revolutionizing many manufacturing processes.   For over forty years Belvac has turned innovative ideas into world class machinery.  Serving both the Can Making and Plastics industry.sts.

General Function:     Set up and operate numerically controlled machines to perform series of machining operations, such as turning, milling, and grinding according to work instructions and procedures to assure Belvac’s quality of work is upheld.


Physical Requirements:

  • Requires long periods of standing (up to 10 hours/day)
  • Although all production areas have overhead cranes, on occasion Manufacturing, Stockroom and Assembly employees may choose to lift items by hand for convenience.  It is the responsibility of all employees to follow correct lifting techniques and seek help or utilize mechanical lifting aids as appropriate to avoid potential injury.
  • Requires good eye, hand coordination
  • Requires use of hand tools, files, sanders and grinders


Primary Responsibilities:

  • It is every BPM, Inc. Employee’s responsibility to be aware of and work with Belvac's current documented Quality Management System as it pertains to their job requirements
  • Follow established Safety Policies and Procedures
  • Reads prints, job order and tooling instructions to determine product specifications, work-holding arrangement and cutting tools to be used
  • Download programs
  • Operates multiple CNC machines simultaneously
  • Adjust machining origin and tool offsets as necessary
  • Understanding and correction of machine alarms
  • Recognize and monitor cutting tool wear
  • Setup, selection, and measurement of predefined cutting tool assemblies
  • Setup and install tooling in lathe turrets and automatic tool change magazine as specified in programs/setup sheets
  • Proper use of precision measuring instruments such as micrometer and caliper to perform continuous inspect to maintain 100% compliant product
  • Must keep assigned machine(s) and work area cleaned and neat
  • Lifts parts manually and positions/secures them in fixture
  • Operate machine safely to perform first piece and program prove-out to verify setup and process
  • Perform preventative maintenance
  • Deburr/Part mark as needed
  • All employees utilizing dispatch sheets shall run jobs in date sequence unless directed otherwise by cognizant Manager and/or Production Planners.
  • It is every employee’s responsibility to improve processes to reduce set-up and run-time standards.  This shall be a performance measure during all employee evaluations.



Education:                 HS Diploma or Equivalent Certificate


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.

Nearest Major Market: Lynchburg
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

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