NC Lathe Programmer

Blanco Kays Eyecare Llc   Mendota, IL   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on January 6, 2022
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Job Purpose Statement: Perform duties to operate and setup NC Lathe to machine a variety of parts and materials in accordance with job specifications and established quality standards. 


Job Functions:

  • Review job prints and program new jobs on NC Lathe as required, determine operation sequences, tooling required, tool stations and machine feeds and speeds to perform a variety of rough and finish turning, boring, drilling, tapping, threading, grooving and facing operations.
  • Pull and install required tools, fixtures and holding devices, position, align and fasten in place, input operating instructions and test program.
  • Locate material in fixture, run sample parts, check parts with prints to ensure set up and program meets job specifications and make necessary machine adjustments and tape modifications.
  • Run job, inspect parts as required to ensure work quality standards are maintained. 
  • Replace worn tools and re-sharpen as necessary.
  • Experience with G-Code, Siemens, or Fanuc controls preferred.
  • Move material and parts to and from work areas to staging areas using hand trucks and carts.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Follow safety rules and keep work area in a clean and orderly condition.