Tag Archives: Machine/Tool Technology

Machine Operator

General Summary:

Performs daily duties using manual machines. Load and unload machine parts on automated machinery.

Essential Job Functions:

Performs machining through the use of manual machine tools.
Performs machine set-up on manual machines.
Conducts and measurement of finished product.
Conducts general and preventive machine maintenance.

Your qualifications:

Basic knowledge of manual machine operation, machining standards, practices, and procedures.
Knowledge of basic mathematics.
Skill in reading blueprints and technical instructions.
Ability to identify tooling problems.
​Ability to set up manual machines.

To apply, email HR@schenckprocess.com.

Metal Fabricator

Your responsibilities:
Performs CNC and manual fabrication to blueprint specifications or cut lists on a variety of metal products such as layout, rolling, cutting, shearing, drilling, breaking, and punching.
Performs general basic maintenance on equipment and workstation ensuring a clean, safe, and orderly work environment.
Maintains steel inventory unloading raw materials from trucks and stocking racks.
Sorts, kits, and assembles parts for work orders.

Your qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent.
Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations.
Skill in reading blueprints and technical instructions.

To apply, email HR@schenckprocess.com.

Metal Fabricator

Your responsibilities:
Performs CNC and manual fabrication to blueprint specifications or cut lists on a variety of metal products such as layout, rolling, cutting, shearing, drilling, breaking, and punching.
Performs general basic maintenance on equipment and workstation ensuring a clean, safe, and orderly work environment.
Maintains steel inventory unloading raw materials from trucks and stocking racks.
Sorts, kits, and assembles parts for work orders.

Your qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent.
Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations.
Skill in reading blueprints and technical instructions.

Applicants can go to www.icon-structures.com/apply/ to fill out an application, or submit your resume to info@icon-structures.com.

Welder/Machinist

Adams Land and Cattle has an opportunity for a highly motivated and disciplined individual with a high aptitude in mechanics. At times, this individual may be required to assist with other projects in the Maintenance department.

This person will be responsible for:

– Working safely in shop and feedlot environments, following all company safety guidelines.

– Working with Machine Services/Lot Maintenance teams on a diverse range of projects, from build, to repair, rebuild and retrofit of production assets, including feedlot facilities (processing, feed mill, fencing, water and sprinkler systems) and equipment (feed and straight trucks, heavy equipment, tractors).

– Performing skilled work in welding, cutting, shaping and machining accurately and precisely, using welding and machining equipment.

– Assembling, fabricating/machining and repairing parts to specifications including taking mechanical fits, welding parts and machining parts.

– Set-up, adjustment and operation of the following welding equipment: arc and MIG welding.

– Set-up, adjustment and operation of the following machining equipment: mills and lathes.

– Using project plans, blue prints, job specifications and design sketches to ensure proper dimensions and tolerance levels of finished product.

– Inspecting and testing final product for conformance to quality standards and/or blueprint specifications.

– Performing related material handling duties.

– Coordinating ordering of required welding materials, such as rods, gas and metals.

– Maintaining accurate parts use and/or other records.

– Cleaning and maintaining the shop work area.

– Cleaning and performing preventative maintenance (PM) and general repairs on utilized welding/machining equipment.

– Communicating with engineering, supervisory, production services and feedlot personnel to effectively exchange technical information.

– Responding to emergency or high priority work which may, on occasion, be outside of normal working hours.

– Recognizing that weather conditions may require change in activities and that cattle comfort is first and foremost regarding this activity.

– Evaluating current processes/procedures to recommend changes/modifications for improvements.

Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:

– Commitment to safety and quality culture.

– Welding certificate or a minimum of two years welding experience with arc and MIG welders required.

– Machining certificate or a minimum of two years machining experience such as lathe, milling machine, drill press, band saw and any machinist related hand tools required.

– Electrical, hydraulic and water system experience preferred.

– Ability to read and comprehend blueprints, welding symbols and geometric tolerance/dimensioning.

– Experience with precision measurement and calibration, including measuring fits of mating parts.

– Basic mathematical skills.

– High attention to detail.

– Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple requests simultaneously.

– Ability to work with others to gather and share information and creatively solve challenging problems.

– Excellent verbal communication.

– Team-oriented.

– Vocational/technical diploma/certificate preferred but may substitute diploma/certificate with applicable experience.

To apply, visit our website at adamslandandcattle.com/careers.

Machinist – CNC

The Machinist – CNC sets up and operates computer numeric control (CNC) machines to fabricate metallic and non-metallic parts.
• Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished workpiece.
• Measures, marks and scribe dimensions and reference points on material on workpiece as guides for subsequent machining.
• Select, align, and secure fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines such as mills, lathes, and surface grinder.
• Calculates and sets controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, depth, angle of cut or enters commands to retrieve input or edit computerized machine control media.
• Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjusts machine controls or control media as required.
• Verifies conformance of finished workpiece to specifications using precision measuring tools.
• Ability to read machine dial gauges and precision measuring instruments.
Job Qualifications:
A high school diploma or GED is required
Previous CNC experience. Break Press experience a plus
Knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems is preferred
Basic knowledge of NC controls, CAD CAM software, Microsoft Windows

Hourly pay: $20.70-$21.70 day shift; Comprehensive benefits package after 30 calendar days of employment: Medical – company pays 75% of premiums, Dental – no carrier cap Vision – company paid & includes dependents, Basic life insurance and short and long-term disability – company paid, Aflac products, Flexible Spending Account – medical and/or dependent care 401(k) and Roth Savings Plans with up to 4.5% Company match and vested on first contribution, Student loan repayment program including trade school and community college loans, One weeks paid vacation after 30 days and a second weeks paid vacation after one year service, Six days paid sick leave annually 12 paid company holidays, eligible upon hire $300 wellness reimbursement, including home equipment and fitness plan subscriptions plus annual safety shoe reimbursement

Go to: www.AdeccoUSA.com; select Topeka and apply for the Machinist position and submit your resume.

CNC Programmer

CNC Lathe and Mill programmer

Responsibilities:

• Setup, and operate a variety of CNC equipment to produce high-precision components using engineering drawings and specifications.
• Remove any roadblocks on orders by communicating what they are to management
• Monitors manufacturing activities to ensure correct manufacturing methods are used and department activities are consistent with manufacturing objectives.
• Responsible for meeting standard production timelines.
• Advises machine shop personnel about manufacturing methods to ensure compliance with specifications
• Identifies and implements corrective action when required.
• Leads process improvement, process development, and productivity improvement efforts.
• Manages tool and supply usage, report usage levels and identify methods to reduce tool and supply costs.
• Responsible for managing daily priorities, assigning personnel to appropriate process/operations to ensure compliance with production schedules and efficient work flow.
• Performs and documents in-process QA inspections.
• Responsible for managing and consistently maintaining a clean and organized department.
• Other duties as assigned.

$25-$35 per hour
Free top tier Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurance.

Send resume to:

Amanda Solt – asolt@finn-kool.com

Finn-Kool
3161 US 24
Beloit, Ks 67420

785-738-3125

Manufacturing Specialist

Manufacturing Specialist – 2nd Shift – Wamego, KS

*NOW OFFERING NEW HIRE BONUS OF $500*

Your Work Shapes the World

Whether it be groundbreaking products, best in class solutions or creating a lifelong career, you can do the work that matters at Caterpillar. With a 95-year legacy of quality and innovation and 150 locations in countries around the world, your impact spans the globe.

When you join Caterpillar, you are joining a team of makers, innovators and doers. We are the people who roll up our sleeves and do the work to build a better world. We don’t just talk about progress and innovation. We make it happen. And we are proud of that, because it helps our customers build and power the world we live in – the roads, hospitals, homes and infrastructure. Without a dedicated workforce Caterpillar could not effectively meet our customer’s needs. Join us.

Description:

As a Manufacturing Specialist at Caterpillar’s Wamego Kansas facility, you will perform a variety of processes using varied machines and/or hand tools.. Tasks include but not limited to cutting steel by using a numerical controlled (NC) machine, tracer, radiograph and hand torch, moving plates with a forklift or overhead crane, inventory lists, accurate recordkeeping, and various tasks in a fabrication environment.

Possible Work Areas:

Fabrication
Paint
Entry Level Welding
Machinist
Basic Qualifications:

3 to 6 months manufacturing work-related experience or training, or 1 year certificate from a college or technical school, or a combination of education and experience
Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 35 pounds
Occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl
Additional Information:
2nd Shift: fulltime- 3:30 pm to 2:00 am (Monday – Thursday) with a night shift premium of 7% of base pay
Overtime on Friday
Starting pay rate: $15.75 (plus an additional 7% nigh shift premium)
*Manufacturing bonus pays $250 after 60 days successful performance and an additional $250 after 6 months of successful performance in the Wamego facility
*Additional benefits include paid vacation days and paid holidays (prorated based upon hire date).*

Employee Benefit Details:
Our goal at Caterpillar is for you to have a rewarding career. Our teams are critical to the success of our customers who build a better world.

* We offer a total rewards package that provides day one benefits (medical, dental, vision, RX, and 6% matching 401K).

Apply online at caterpillar.com/wamego. 

Tool Trailer Coordinator

As a Tool Trailer Coordinator at United Rentals, you will be responsible for managing the daily operations of an on-site tool trailer and tool rooms. You’ll be in charge of issuing tools to customers and inspecting returns. You will also perform visual safety inspections of all tooling, properly maintain fleet and consumable levels with the operation, utilize and create reporting mechanisms as needed.

If you would enjoy the advantage of selling for the world’s largest equipment rental provider, consider a future with United Rentals. Excellence in this challenging and rewarding position will allow for learning and advancement into higher levels of sales and management roles.

Additional duties include the following:

Act as primary contact for customer

Responsible for marking/entering tools in Total Control system

Assist in mobilization and setup of the trailer at the customer’s site

Maintain a clean and presentable trailer

Provide regular communication with customers to maintain sufficient supply of tool quantities in conjunction with manager

Other duties assigned as needed

$20-$24/hr, full benefits and company stock

Apply online at https://ur.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/URcareers/job/Edwardsville-KS-USA/Tool-Trailer-Coordinator_24459.

Welder/Machinist

This person will be responsible for:

Working safely in shop and feedlot environments, following all company safety guidelines.
Working with Machine Services/Lot Maintenance teams on a diverse range of projects, from build, to repair, rebuild and retrofit of production assets, including feedlot facilities (processing, feed mill, fencing, water and sprinkler systems) and equipment (feed and straight trucks, heavy equipment, tractors).
Performing skilled work in welding, cutting, shaping and machining accurately and precisely, using welding and machining equipment.
Assembling, fabricating/machining and repairing parts to specifications including taking mechanical fits, welding parts and machining parts.
Set-up, adjustment and operation of the following welding equipment: arc and MIG welding.
Set-up, adjustment and operation of the following machining equipment: mills and lathes.
Using project plans, blue prints, job specifications and design sketches to ensure proper dimensions and tolerance levels of finished product.
Inspecting and testing final product for conformance to quality standards and/or blueprint specifications.
Performing related material handling duties.
Coordinating ordering of required welding materials, such as rods, gas and metals.
Maintaining accurate parts use and/or other records.
Cleaning and maintaining the shop work area.
Cleaning and performing preventative maintenance (PM) and general repairs on utilized welding/machining equipment.
Communicating with engineering, supervisory, production services and feedlot personnel to effectively exchange technical information.
Responding to emergency or high priority work which may, on occasion, be outside of normal working hours.
Recognizing thatweather conditions may require change in activities and that cattle comfort is first and foremost regarding this activity.
Evaluating current processes/procedures to recommend changes/modifications for improvements.

Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:

Commitment to safety and quality culture.
Welding certificate or a minimum of two years welding experience with arc and MIG welders required.
Machining certificate or a minimum of two years machining experience such as lathe, milling machine, drill press, band saw and any machinist related hand tools required.
Electrical, hydraulic and water system experience preferred.
Ability to read and comprehend blueprints, welding symbols and geometric tolerance/dimensioning.
Experience with precision measurement and calibration, including measuring fits of mating parts.
Basic mathematical skills.
High attention to detail.
Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple requests simultaneously.
Ability to work with others to gather and share information and creatively solve challenging problems.
Excellent verbal communication.
Team-oriented.
Vocational/technical diploma/certificate preferred but may substitute diploma/certificate with applicable experience.

This position requires:

Exerting 50 to 100 pounds of force occasionally; 25 to 50 pounds of force frequently; 10 to 20 pounds of force constantly. Standing, sitting, walking, carrying, and lifting/lowering frequently; pushing/pulling, bending, twisting, climbing, reaching/handling/grasping, and kneeling/crouching occasionally; crawling and stairs rarely.
Standing in place continuously at least four-six hours during the workday.
Individual must be able to work in adverse weather conditions, if needed.

Apply online: https://www.adamslandandcattle.com/careers. 

Machine Services Technician

This person will be responsible for:

Repairing and maintaining feedlot facilities and equipment, including but not limited to processing barns, mobile vet units, feed mill, equipment, water, power and sprinklers.
Welding (mig and arc) to complete repairs and new fabrication.
Machining parts that are used throughout the feedlot operation.
Maintaining welding/machining equipment in a good state of repair.
Repairing/maintaining hydraulic, plumbing and water systems.
Completing electrical, carpentry, concrete and/or fencing work in support of feedlot operations.
Supporting the operation, maintenance and troubleshooting of the feedlot sprinkler system.
Supporting Lot Maintenance activities.

Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:

Welding and/or machining skills.
Experience with mechanical applications.
Excellent verbal communication.
High attention to detail.
Commitment to safety and quality culture.
Individual must be team-oriented.
Any electrical, hydraulic, and water systems experience is helpful.

This position requires:

Exerting 50-100 pounds of force occasionally; 25-50 pounds of force frequently; 10-20 pounds of force constantly. Standing, sitting, walking, carrying, and lifting/lowering frequently; pushing/pulling, bending, twisting, climbing, reaching/handling/grasping, and kneeling/crouching occasionally; crawling and stairs rarely.
Individual must be able to work in adverse weather conditions, if needed.
Valid Driver’s License.

Apply online at https://www.adamslandandcattle.com/careers/.