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Swiss Screw Operator

Point of Contact:

Debra Heesemann – [email protected]
Human Resources Manager

10 Skyline Drive
Plainview, NY 11803

+1-516-719-4146 ext.220

Job Title:

Swiss Screw Operator


Role Overview:

The Machine Operator’s primary job is to control the process provided to him/her by the applications engineer. Identify dimensional deviations by measuring part according to inspection plan and keep dimensions within 50% of the tolerance. Change inserts, remove chips, insure a good oil flow, clean collets as needed to insure a stable reliable process. Its important to anticipate the upcoming issues and prevent them. Finding bad parts or broken tools is a product of poor process understanding or lack of attention.


Key Duties /Responsibilities:

  • Consult with suppliers, management, and personnel in other departments to determine manufacturing processes to ensure the accuracy of quotes.
  • Break down the manufacturing process by operations and inspections including any parts, tools, and equipment needed.
  • Confer with customers to resolve issues and/or questions.
  • Liaison with Engineering, Logistics, Production, and Customers to coordinate production and customer delivery needs.
  • Compile, review and analyze data to generate quotes.
  • Creates manufacturing process plans for details and assemblies, including, but not limited to, determining material sizes, finishing/polishing requirements, plating requirements and quality requirements.


Experience Requirements:

  • Working knowledge of a wide variety of measuring instruments.
  • Must have the ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and blueprints.
  • Working knowledge of various materials & tools (inserts, endmills, drills ).
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Good communication skills and positive can-do attitude (Basic English required).
  • Must be dependable and possess a willingness to learn new techniques.
  • Working knowledge of Fanuc controls is required.
  • Knowledge and experience with Swiss Screw Machines is required. (Tornos, Star, Citizen, TsugamiSwiss).


Education Requirements:

  • Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.
  • High school diploma or GED; at least 2 years of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.


Communication Skills:

  • All Employees are required to be able to speak and understand English language enough to understand the written and verbal instructions provided by management or other co-workers.


Mathematical Skills:

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide into all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.


Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift 50lbs.


Work Environment:

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced deadline orientated environment.
  • Must be able to work in a team environment.
  • Hand and eye protection may be required at times.

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