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Laitram®

CNC Machinist - Lathe Dept

Location:

New Orleans, LA

Category

Manufacturing & Production

Division

Laitram Machine Shop

Hours

Days
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Laitram Machine Shop, L.L.C., a division of Laitram, L.L.C., and a supplier of quality, high precision components has a position available for a CNC Machinist in our lathe department. This individual will be responsible for all duties involved with the setup of equipment and the machining of a variety of materials to produce parts that meet dimensional and workmanship standards.

Laitram, L.L.C, a global company offers an unparalleled opportunity for those who want to work for an established, yet growing company in the private sector.  To learn more about the culture, philosophy, and benefits at Laitram, please visit our Careers website


Responsibilities

  • Performs set-ups across a wide variety of CNC lathes
  • Load stock into work holding devices and monitors the machining process
  • Make necessary adjustments to machine code, work holding, offsets, and tooling to maintain nominal print dimensions and required surface finishes
  • Performs visual and physical inspection of parts produced per Laitram Machine Shop Quality Management System
  • Performs accurate transactions (clock on, clock off, entering quantities, closing out operation when done, filling in appropriate paperwork)
  • Cleans equipment used and keeps work area clean/organized

Requirements

  • Has a high school diploma or equivalent
  • 3 years minimum experience setting up CNC lathes
  • Must be able to perform the essential job requirements identified in the Functional Job Description for this position, including the ability to lift 47 pounds
  • Proficient using inspection tooling (i.e., micrometers, calipers, gages) to accurately measure part features
  • Blueprint reading skills
  • Math skills. Fluent with trigonometry and geometry a plus
  • Is a self-managed individual able to work well individually or in a team environment
  • Must be able to work rotating shifts
  • Is flexible and responsive to changing demands
  • Possess strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Possess basic computer skills
  • Ability to work overtime as needed
EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

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