Machinist Lead 1st Shift -4172
at Altra Industrial Motion

Date Posted: 5/26/2019

Job Description

ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES

The Machining Team lead will have a proficient working knowledge of machine shop operations and will perform the following tasks/jobs. This leadership responsibility will be in addition to supporting daily machinist responsibilities during the designated shift.

 

Daily Management.

  • Conduct beginning-shift, mid-shift and end-shift checks on personnel
  • Serve as point of contact for associates during off shift and be accountable for each person in the case of an emergency or hazard
  • The associate will use standard work documents to review and participate in daily communication with Area Managers on critical issues/requirements of the shift to ensure that processes are running smoothly
  • Assist other machinist with trouble shooting and report to programmers / management issues that prohibit successful CNC operation.
  • Report any inefficiencies or personnel issues to managers
  • Maintain team’s adherence to Standards of Conduct
  • Active member of Quick Response Team (QRT)
  • Ensure that associates observe prescribed safety practices and precautions
  • Promptly communicate issues as they arise and assist to quickly resolve any such issues
  • Other relevant duties and responsibilities as deemed necessary by Manager

 

 

The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • Must be self-motivated, self-directed and have the ability to work well as a part of a team
  • Must have good time management skills.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Basic knowledge of arithmetic, working knowledge of WindChill, formulas, charts, tables, drawings, specifications, schedules, and adjustable measuring instruments.
  • Knowledge of G-code and/or conversational programming language.
  • Creation, maintenance and interpretation of reports, forms, records, and related
  • Proficiency in electronic communication channels such as Microsoft Outlook
  • Must meet qualifications required for a Machinist

 

  • PHYSICAL DEMANDS  The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

 

  • WORK ENVIRONMENT
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, and sit. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and ability to adjust focus.
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: 

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf.

Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Radford, VA
  • Job Type: Manufacturing
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 5/26/2019

About Us

Altra Industrial Motion is a leading global supplier of quality power transmission and motion control products. Providing the essential control of equipment speed, torque, positioning, and other functions, Altra products are used in nearly any machine or process involving motion. Our products are sold in over 70 countries in a variety of major industrial markets, including food processing, material handling, packaging machinery, mining, energy, automotive, primary metals, turf and garden and many others.

Altra products are marketed under a variety of well recognized and established manufacturing brand names. Operating independently, each of these companies is committed to the guiding principles of operational excellence, continuous improvement and customer satisfaction.

Our products are frequently used in a wide range of high-volume manufacturing processes, where the reliability and accuracy are critical in both avoiding costly down time and enhancing the overall efficiency of manufacturing operations.

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