Job Title: Tool Grinder B
Job Type: Full-Time
Work Location: Franklin Park, IL
Career Level: Union
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
? Work from blueprints, specifications, piece parts and instructions. Braze materials and tools in preparation for grinding operations.
? Set up equipment to perform surface, drill pointing, broach, hob and other similar grinding operations on steel and carbide cutters, reamers, dies, gauges, form tools, or special items.
? Plan sequence of operations, select method of holding a workpiece and verify dimensions, tolerance, tooling, and grinding requirements.
? Select and dress wheels. Mount grinding wheels, set grind, rotation, and spindle speeds, feed rates, angle of the wheel, length of cycle or stroke, and depth of cut
? Position blades, cams, diamonds, and stops. Measure the workpiece to determine the amount of material to be removed.
? position on table, face plate or magnetic chuck in fixture or chuck jaws or between centers of wheels. Start machine, engage automatic mechanism, direct flow of coolant and observe operations
? perform secondary operations to obtain high finish requirements. Obtain first piece inspection approval. Make adjustments to ensure proper operations. Check work for conformance to specifications.
? Place workpiece in designated location. Maintain equipment, clean, oil, change worn wheels and ensure that safety devices are operative.
? Provide assistance to other personnel as requested. Notify supervisor of unusual equipment or operating problems.
? Use micrometer, caliper, comparator, height gauge, band saw and various machine tools and measuring “instruments and hand and hand power tools.
? Follow safety rules and keep work area in a clean and orderly condition. Perform other related duties as assigned.
? Other duties and responsibilities as required.
PHYSICAL AND VISUAL REQUIREMENTS, WORKING CONDITIONS
? Occasionally 1-33%: Sit
? Occasionally 1-33%: Twist/Turn
? Occasionally 1-33%: Stoop/Bend
? Occasionally 1-33%: Push/Pull
? Occasionally 1-33%: Repetitive hand/wrist
? Occasionally 1-33%: Hand Movement – Fine Manipulation
? Occasionally 1-33%: Hand Movement – Gross Grasping
? Occasionally 1-33%: Hand Movement – Simple Grasping
? Occasionally 1-33%: Forearm Rotation
? Frequently 34% – 66%: Walk
? Continuously 67% – 100%: Stand Lifting/Carrying
? Occasionally 1-33%: Lift / Carry 1-10 lbs.
? Occasionally 1-33%: Lift / Carry 11-25 lbs.
? Continuously 67% – 100%: Close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less)
? Continuously 67% – 100%: Distance vision (clear vision at 20 feet or more)
Work Environment & Hazards
? Occasionally 1-33%: Cold
? Occasionally 1-33%: Heat
? Occasionally 1-33%: Machine movement or vibration
? Continuously 67% – 100%: Loud noise, constant or periodic
? High School Diploma or GED
? 3+ Years Manual Machining
? Experience with manual milling, including facing, boring, drilling, and tapping
? Experience with manual lathes, including turning, boring, and single point threading
? Experience using measurement tools such as caliper, micrometer, height gage, and optical comparator
? Skilled at blueprint reading, basic trigonometry, and other basic math skills
Why is This a Great Opportunity:
The Tool Grinder B performs the duties of setting up and operating one or more grinders to perform a normal range of tool grinding operations.