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Ceramic Machine Operator in Winchester, CT at Schaeffler Group

Date Posted: 11/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Winsted Precision Ball, a division of Schaeffler Group USA, is seeking a qualified 2nd shift Machine Operator to support our Winsted, CT location.

Operate a group of production machines to achieve specified levels of quality and production standards.  Maintain machines, including preventive maintenance, including disposal of swarf from waste tanks to assure a high standard of operating efficiency.  Move work to and from work area as required.  Keep accurate records of production output.  Assist set-up operator as required.  Keep work area clean and orderly.  Assist in other duties as required by supervisor.  Use micrometer, snap gauges, electronic gauges to check size.  Clean finish loads of work as required.  Work under direction and follow established practice and clear-cut policy in performing majority of duties.  Make decisions when general instructions, established methods and clearly defined precedents indicate action to be taken, but refer unusual problems to supervisor.

Job Requirements

Additional knowledge on the order of understanding decimals & using arithmetic involving decimals; comprehension of simple drawings, charts or diagrams.  Equivalent to partial (technical) high school education or comparable brief shop training.  Frequent lifting of up to 50 lbs. unassisted, excess of 50 lbs. assistance required.  Frequent loading and unloading of machines.  Considerable amount of pushing and pulling (guidance of an average of 700 lb. tubs on hoist).  Operate overhead hoist, high degree of hand eye coordination required due to closeness of machines and overhead wiring.  Ability to read and follow instructions, procedures and route cards.  Must be able to use measuring devices.

3 – 6 months experience.

Schaeffler is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans