VERMEER MANUFACTURING COMPANY Machining Specialist - Plate in PELLA, Iowa
You're not likely to find another company like Vermeer. Our people are from all walks of life in locations around the world, rolling up our sleeves and getting tough work done every day. Together. We're a family-owned and operated company with an unmatched culture, one that is built on the belief that every Vermeer team member has real, personal impact - on our people, our customers and our world. Whoever you are and where you are in your career, Vermeer helps you be Equipped to Do MoreTM.Job SummaryThe Machining Specialist - Plate is proficient in setting up and operating computer numerically controlled (CNC) equipment. Equipment may include, but is not limited to, press brakes and lasers.Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.1. Demonstrate the Vermeer characteristics of caring culture, demonstrating agility, customer focused, and stewardship and model the associated behaviors.2. Study blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specification, or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished product.3. Determine the sequence of operations and set up requirements. Select proper fixtures, tooling, accessories and materials to be completed.4. Calculate and set controls to produce quality parts in the most efficient manner.5. Verify conformance of finished product using various measuring tools.6. Operate all equipment in a cell environment.7. Perform and document level 1 TPMs and level 2 TPMs if required.8. Work in a safe manner while following all safety guidelines.9. Support 5S/workplace organization goals of the department, offering suggestions and making improvements that achieve the department's performance board metrics.Education and/or Experience- Associate's degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school in machining.- Minimum six months related experience and/or training.Other Skills and Abilities- Read blueprints.- Write routine reports and intra-department communications.- Calculate figures and apply concepts of fractions, percentages and ratios.- Apply concepts of basic algebra, geometry and statistical quality control.- Effectively present information verbally and written and respond to questions from groups of managers, suppliers, customer, and dealers.- Perform basic Microsoft Office skills, CAD and other software.- Perform problem solving techniques and root cause analysis.- Perform multiple tasks simultaneously; ability to assess, evaluate, and carry out appropriate action for a given situation.Essential FunctionsStanding: FrequentlySitting: FrequentlyWalking: FrequentlyHand Coordination: At least average/bilateralTwisting: Rarely (up to 1 minute in position)Bending - Trunk: Rarely (up to 1 minute in position)Bending - Neck: Occasionally (up to 25 degree flex & 30 degree extension for up to 2 minutes)Elevated Work/Reach: Rarely (up to 1 minute in position)Squatting/Kneeling: Rarely (up to 1 minute in position)Climbing: RarelyPulling: Rarely (up to 80 lbs) Occasionally (up to 20 lbs) Frequently (up to 10 lbs)Pushing: Rarely (up to 80 lbs) Occasionally (up to 20 lbs) Frequently (up to 10 lbs)RH Grip: Rarely (up to 80 lbs) Occasionally (up to 20 lbs) Frequently (up to 10 lbs)LH Grip: Rarely (up to 80 lbs) Occasionally (up to 20 lbs) Frequently (up to 10 lbs)RH Pinch: Rarely (up to 15 lbs) Occasionally (up to 5 lbs) Frequently (up to 2 lbs)LH Pinch: Rarely (up to 15 lbs) Occasionally (up to 5 lbs) Frequently (up to 2 lbs)Floor to Waist Lift: Rarely (up to 50 lbs) Occasionally (up to 20 lbs)Horizontal Lift: (up to 50 lbs) Occasionally (up to 20 lbs) Frequently (up to 10 lbs)Waist to Crown Lift: Rarely (up to 40 lbs) Occasionally (up to 5 lbs)(#LI-AS2)All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.