Plainsman Mfg. Inc. is looking to hire a weekend CNC Operator for our machine shop. We also have day shift & night shift job openings.
**Important: Apply in PDF formatting. Also, no phone calls or drop-ins due to COVID. **
Hours: Fri 4pm-10:30pm, Sat & Sun 6am-6pm.
Setup and operation of equipment that produces components for assembly, outside customers, or resale.
Plainsman Mfg. Inc. is a locally owned manufacturing and distribution company operating out of Edmonton, Alberta since 1966.
We manufacture and distribute products for oilfield production, pipeline maintenance, construction, and gas and water distribution.
We have an in-house engineering department and a full-service manufacturing facility that enables us to respond efficiently to customer and industry needs.
Responsibilities:Attendance - Punctuality:
Always punch in/out on time clock before shift start/end time.
Always back at equipment promptly after breaks.
Not abusing the absenteeism policy.
100% knowledge of use and operation of any measuring tool required to perform CNC operator duties (caliper, od/id micrometer, height gage, thread wires, thread gages, etc).
Strive to learn all equipment of the OJT training checklist.
In-depth understanding of terms and language used in the manufacturing process.
Knowledge of tool geometry offsets and their function.
Knowledge of machine controls and their function during operation.
Knowledge of basic and efficient machine operation.
Knowledge of insert sizes and naming conventions.
Knowledge of basic machine maintenance protocols outlined in the policy.
Ability to use basic machine shop tooling such as grinders, stampers, deburring equipment.
Knowledge of g-code.
Ability to program and set up simple parts.
Ability to troubleshoot and improve upon existing programs.
Knowledge of proper machining practices.
Adherence to Plainsman programming procedures.
Adherence to program saving and revision control procedures.
Knowledge of proper machine setup practices.
Knowledge of machine tooling and its appropriate usage.
Adherence to program setup sheet procedures.
Quality of Work:
Adherence to Plainsman Mfg quality standards and familiarity with the machining of parts to the required dimensions and keeping scrap rates to a minimum.
Thoroughness and pride at ANY task assigned by supervisor.
Filling orders in a timely manner dictated by the WO routings and/or supervisors.
Meeting deadlines assigned by superiors.
Utilizing any spare time in a productive manner.
Completing tasks assigned by superiors in the allotted time.
Following up on tasks semi-completed or in progress to ensure that they are being carried through to the end.
Adhere to the safety program.
The above responsibilities are the basic expectations of any CNC operator, any actions above and beyond will be looked at favorably at review time.
The below tasks may be asked of any CNC operator to be performed as needed. They should also be looked at as going above and beyond the expectations outlined above, during spare time and will be looked upon favorably during reviews.
Cleaning and deburring parts.
Emptying chip bins, disposing of waste/oil coolant appropriately.
Washing shop floors.
Assembly of components as needed.
During busy periods assisting Supervisor and/or manager in the operation of the shop.
During periods of Supervisor absence take over some responsibilities of the operation of the shop.
Skills or Experience Requirements:
High school diploma/GED or equivalent.
Ability to read and write English.
Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings.
Basic computer experience (Internet Explorer / Microsoft Word).
Knowledge of imperial measurement system (inch/pound/feet).
Knowledge of basic hand tools (hammer/wrench/screwdriver).
Knowledge of basic power tools (drill/saw/grinder).
Knowledge of CNC programming and control operations.
Knowledge of safe and effective CNC setup practices.
Knowledge of machine tooling and its use.
Minimum 3 years experience in CNC operations.
Please no phone calls or drop-ins.