Machinist

  • Menomonee Falls
  • Herker Industries
Our machinists will operate multi-spindle lathe type screw machines equipped with automatic indexing and feeding mechanisms to machine metal bar stock by performing the following duties.

1st and 2nd shift opportunities available!

We offer competitive pay and will offer a starting wage dependent on experience with screw machines and/or precision machining equipment. $0.90/hour shift premium for 2nd shift!!

Duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Reads blueprint or job order for product specifications such as dimensions, tolerances, number of parts to be machined, and tooling instructions such as cutting speeds, feed rates, depth of cuts, and cutting tools to be used.
Positions and secures specified collets, bushings, and stock pushers onto stock feeding mechanism and loads bar stock into feeding mechanism.
Installs and adjusts specified cams, gears, and stops to control stock and tool movements at each station.
Positions and secures tools in tool holders.
Sets cutting speeds and feed rates.
Moves controls to cycle machine through settings, stopping machine and adjusting tool positions and machine controls to allow for operating factors such as timing, clearance between moving parts, and chip removal.
Starts machine, observes operation, and inspects first run and sample work piece to ensure machining conforms to specifications.
Replaces worn tools.
Operates bench grinder to sharpen tools.
Carry out work according to safety policies, OSHA standards and ISO requirements.
Machines metal materials.
Must have basic math skills (add, subtract, multiply, divide, convert to decimals, read measuring instruments.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High school diploma or general education degree (GED);
or one to three months related experience and/or training
or equivalent combination of education and experience.

HOURS (4-day work week!)

1st Shift: 6:00am - 4:00pm (Monday to Thursday)
2nd Shift: 3:50pm - 3:05am (Monday - Wednesday); 3:50pm - 10:05pm (Thursday)

BENEFITS

Health, Dental, Vision, 401K, Paid Vacations, Paid Personal Time, Holiday Pay (Eligible Upon Hire), Flexible Spending Account, Company Paid Life Insurance & AD&D, Voluntary Life Insurance, Paid Uniforms, Paid Breaks, Reimbursement for Safety Shoes, Short & Long Term Disability, Tool Program, and more!

Why work with Herker Industries, Inc.?

In addition to offering competitive pay and benefits, we are committed to furthering the career development of our employees. We believe in providing training and career development opportunities for employees who demonstrate a strong work ethic, think creatively, and manage time and projects efficiently and safely.