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JOB REQUIREMENTS: Set up and operate a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments. Includes precision instrument makers who fabricate, modify, or repair mechanical instruments. May also fabricate and modify parts to make or repair machine tools or maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures. Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, or materials onto machines. Calculate dimensions or tolerances, using instruments such as micrometers or vernier calipers. Check work pieces to ensure that they are properly lubricated or cooled. Confer with numerical control programmers to check and ensure that new programs or machinery will function properly and that output will meet specifications. Design fixtures, tooling, or experimental parts to meet special engineering needs. Diagnose machine tool malfunctions to determine need for adjustments or repairs. Dismantle machines or equipment, using hand tools or power tools to examine parts for defects and replace defective parts where needed. Dispose of scrap or waste material in accordance with company policies and environmental regulations. Evaluate machining procedures and recommend changes or modifications for improved efficiency or adaptability. Install repaired parts into equipment or install new equipment. Lay out, measure, and mark metal stock to display placement of cuts. Machine parts to specifications, using machine tools, such as lathes, milling machines, shapers, or grinders. Measure, examine, or test completed units to check for defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments, such as micrometers. Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process. Operate equipment to verify operational efficiency. Program computers or electronic instruments, such as numerically controlled machine tools. Separate scrap waste and related materials for reuse, recycling, or disposal. Set up or operate metalworking, brazing, heat-treating, welding, or cutting equipment. Set up, adjust, or operate basic or specialized machine tools used to perform precision machining operations. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Produces machined parts by programming, setting up, and operating a computer numerical control (CNC) machine; maintaining quality and safety standards; keeping records; maintaining equipment and supplies. Conceptual Skills, Process Improvement, Verbal Communication, Functional and Technical Skills, Controls and Instrumentation, Tooling, Coordination, Attention to Detail, Judgment ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply In Person: 508 Highway 18 West Marquette, Iowa 52158 E-Mail a R sum :