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CNC Machinist/Machine Operator/Machinist in Sumter, SC at Kaydon

Date Posted: 10/26/2018

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Job Description

No experience required. SKF Kaydon has multiple openings for CNC Machinists. Majority of openings are for off shift positions. Most successful candidates have good math skills, some mechanical aptitude, and comfortable with computers. Apply now to join the SKF team, manufacturing precision bearings for aerospace, military and robotic applications. SKF offers world class benefits including:

  • 5% contributed to 401K by SKF



  • 5% Match of 401K (Contribute 5% get 15%)



  • Excellent Health, Dental and Life insurance at competitive rates



  • Personal time/Vacation/Holidays



  • Tuition Reimbursement



Starting pay will be determined based on qualifications, interview process, and any related experience. Majority of no experience candidates will start as temporary employees then be converted to permanent employees once they prove they can do the job. Usually 3 to 6 months. Exceptions will be considered for right candidates.

Duties and Responsibilities (included but not limited to):


  • Start up and shut down a variety of machine(s) following established company procedures and safety guidelines.



  • Sets up and operates computer numerically controlled (CNC) lathes and grinders.



  • Mounts work piece in chuck, or faceplate, manually or using hoist or cranes.



  • Performs machining operations on a variety of parts at times with high levels of complexity, ensuring machining operations are performed within established parameters, minimizing scrap and rework with acceptable levels of output.



  • Reads and interprets a variety of engineering and quality specifications.



  • Applies practical and working knowledge of machines to make the necessary adjustments to program to override machine control and correct machine performance.



  • Responsible for all inspections ensuring conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments. May also perform inspections for other operators if required.



  • Performs continuous improvement (lean) activities as may be assigned or required.



  • Responsible for maintaining a clean and safe environment including identification of unsafe conditions. Steel toed shoes and ANSI approved safety glasses with side shields must be worn at all times.



  • Performs other duties and assignments as scheduled and/or required.



  • Ability to stand and/or walk for long periods.



  • Ability to lift 50 pounds and push, pull, lift, climb, bend, stoop, or squat as needed to perform job duties.




Job Requirements


You must submit your application for employment online to be considered

You must have a high school diploma or equivalent and be 18 years or older

You must pass a pre-employment test, physical and drug test

You must be will to submit to a background investigation

Prior metal working/machine operating experience a plus.

Must be able to work any shift



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