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Machinist III - 2nd Shift

Company: Progress Rail Services Corp.
Location: Winston Salem
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

7533BRPRS Facility Location:Winston Salem, NCJob Purpose:--- Benefits start on your first day!--- Monthly production bonus program!--- Work in a state-of-the-art, clean facility with a climate-controlled environment!2nd shift position (supporting east machining)--- Set up, operate and adjust all machines and equipment in a computer controlled manufacturing system equipped with a supervisory control which integrates all machine controllers and programmable controllers within the system;--- May also be required to operate manual machines such as lathes and grinders.Req ID:7533BRCompany Description:Railroads transport goods and people millions of miles every day. At Progress Rail, we believe in going the distance with them. We are looking for talented and innovative team players to address the challenges of the rail industry today, ensuring success for the future. Build a long-term career with opportunities for growth and advancement as part of a vibrant network of close to 200 global locations. Our innovative team members work together to forge the bridge between ideas and success!As a Caterpillar company, Progress Rail is an integrated rolling stock and infrastructure provider, delivering a full range of products and services to domestic and international railroad customers. Our customers enjoy one-stop shopping and comprehensive railway solutions - whether it rolls on the rail or is the rail itself. From locomotives, transit, freight cars and engines, to tracks, signals and advanced technology, we ensure customers can count on us to meet their needs.Learn how we keep our customers rolling by following us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn, and by visiting .Education / Training:--- Requires high school diploma or GED;--- Technical degree or Certificate in Machining or up to 3 years of experience in CNC Machining required.Job Title:Machinist III - 2nd ShiftCity:Winston SalemKey Job Elements:--- Setup, operate and adjust all machine tools to perform all cutting tool maintenance;--- Performs quality inspections, charts quality data and monitor quality trends. Diagnose malfunctions and perform adjustments or repairs to manufactured products to meet quality standards;--- Operate and troubleshoot machine cell automation;--- This role also requires excellent problem identification; diagnostic skills, communication and teamwork to ensure component quality levels while have direct control of key aspects of component quality. These skills will be required multiple times a day and must be handled rapidly and accurately in order to avoid potential warranty claims that could exceed $100,000;--- Perform machining operations using standard work documents, blueprints, safe job procedures, and visual aids within Takt time. Some rework may be performed without standard work documents as needed;--- Meet daily/weekly/monthly production targets;--- Participate in continuous improvement initiatives and provide feedback in areas of quality, safety, velocity, and cost;--- Maintain and conduct preventive maintenance on machines. Check air pressures, oil levels and perform minimal maintenance to correct issues;--- Assist in scheduling manufacturing cells & utilize fixtures & templates;--- Transport very heavy loads with crane, power pusher, or electric pallet jack;--- Expectation is all tasks are to be conducted in a 100% safe manner.Qualifications and Experience:The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to perform the essential functions of the job:--- PC literate, Blue Print Reading, Geometry and/or trigonometry experience required;--- Must be able to work in a team environment, be a self-starter and demonstrate strong initiative;--- Leadership skills desired;--- Must be capable of interpreting technical instructions, dealing with large degrees of variation with part and process consistency while delivering the highest levels of quality components;--- While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be working near moving mechanical parts, overhead cranes and lift truck traffic.The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met successfully to perform the essential functions of the job:.--- Requires long periods of standing, reaching and using hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls;--- Must be able to frequently lift and/or move up to 35 pounds;--- Metatarsal safety shoes are required as well as safety glasses.EEO:Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Sex/Religion/National Origin/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Vets/DisabilitiesBenefits:Progress Rail offers an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, paid time off for vacation and holidays, 401(k) plan with company match, medical/dental/vision/life/disability insurance and flexible spending accounts. Relocation assistance may be available for some positions. Benefits eligibility differs by job position and employment status - governing plan documents control such benefits.Job Category:Operations/Production (includes Facilities)Work Location Options:Winston Salem NCState::NC

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