Machinist - (12151)
Company: Silgan Containers LLC
Posted on: November 23, 2021
Position Summary:Within a team environment, perform the
functions of a skilled Machinist/Tool and Die maker capable of
operating all necessary machine shop equipment and applicable
measuring instruments pursuant to the fabrication of tooling/dies
and associated equipment while adhering to strict manufacturing
tolerances (+/- 0.0001') essential to the quality performance of
the operations.Essential Functions:
- Maintenance and overhaul of all gearboxes, pumps and other
- Ability to execute machining tasks and other work from
engineering drawing, written procedures or, verbal
- Measure/make calculations for raw material requirements, select
tooling/equipment and appropriate jigs and fixtures and their
- Maintain inventory information and cause the adequate resupply
of Machine Shop tooling and raw materials as necessary.
- Catalog, organize and issue all production tooling.
- Assist all production and electrical/mechanical personnel as
- Occasional production work as required to cover breaks,
lunches, vacations and absenteeism.
- Responsible for housekeeping in maintenance and General shop,
as well as in areas where work has been performed in the production
- Adhere to all safety regulations, guidelines, JSA's, policies,
procedures, and/or directives. Employ safe work habits at all
times. Report any hazards to supervision without delay. Excercises
proper care and protection of company property.
- Operate mobile equipment, including forklift trucks, lifts, and
booms to assist with all production work
- Work within a team environment.
- Demonstrate necessary mathematical ability regarding fractions,
decimals, complex angles and radii.
- Perform other duties as directed by supervision.
Equipment:Manual and numerical control lathes and mills, inside and
outside diameter grinders, surface grinders, drill presses, saws,
tooling, various power and hand tools, engineering
drawings/sketches, micrometers, dial indicators and other precision
measuring instruments. Job Requirements EDUCATION: High School
Diploma or Equivalent; Two-Year Trade School required without
minimum manufacturing experienceEXPERIENCE: Five years
machinist/tool and die experience; Will consider a Two-Year
Technical degreeREQUIRED SKILLS: Mechanical Aptitude, proficient
with all tools of the trade, ability to read blueprints and
drawings, handbook specifications, equipment manuals, parts lists
and other material related to the trade.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Ability to kneel, stoop, crawl, squat and stand for extended
periods of time while performing job duties (up to 12-hours a day).
Ability to push, pull, bend, climb, walk, and lift on a continuous
basis (up to 12-hours a day). Be able to lift a minimum of 50
pounds overhead on an occasional basis. Possess excellent hand-eye
coordination, adequate dexterity and strength in order to maintain
and operate equipment. Ability to distinguish through the use of
audio, visual, olfactory, and tactile senses when the equipment is
properly operating. Required to wear personal protection equipment
as required.WORK ENVIRONMENT: High noise levels, vibrations,
varying atmospheric conditions and temperatures, hazardous
chemicals. LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMER The above job description is
meant to describe the general nature and level of work being
performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list
of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the
position. All job requirements are subject to possible modification
to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Some
requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or
significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other
employees. This job description in no way states or implies that
these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying
this position. Employees will be required to follow any other
job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties
requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State
Laws. Requirements are representative of minimum levels of
knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job
successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes
to perform each duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on
an "at-will" basis. Silgan is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We
consider applicants for all positions without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, or the
presence of a disability, which would not prevent the performance
of essential job duties with, or without reasonable accommodation
of any other protective status. Silgan is a drug-free workplace.
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