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Machinist | Boring Mill - Night Shift($4 Shift premium)

Job ID: JRAP22458
Date Posted: Jul 11, 2023
Segment: Connective Industries
Business Unit: Hitachi Industry & Distribution
Company Name: JR Automation
Profession (Job Category): Production & Skilled Trades
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Remote: No

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JR Automation has received state funding to renovate our Machine & Fabrication facility located at 64th Street in Holland, MI. 

We are looking for a night shift Machinist to join our team in Holland, MI. Night shift schedule is Sunday - Thursday, starting between 5:00PM and 7:00PM (Your Choice). You will operate various pieces of equipment to support our operation and help Skilled Trades, Applications, Controls, and Mechanical Engineering teams to design, build, program, and deploy custom automated equipment and solutions.   

*** Apprenticeship Opportunities, Tuition Reimbursement & On the Job Training Available ***

What You’ll Do: 

  • Program, set up, and operation of machine tools such as mills, lathes, grinders and drill press. Typically, will be assigned a CNC vertical mill to be ran daily. Mazak, Hurco.
  • Read blueprints and machines metallic and nonmetallic parts to print tolerances. 
  • Import CAD data and use FeatureCAM software to program CNC machining centers. Will train the right candidate.
  • Calculate feeds and speeds, adjusts for cutting conditions to optimize processing. 
  • Works to the schedule to machine details needed to meet OTD
  • Perform PM on machines and maintains the housekeeping of the work area.
  • Clearly communicates potential quality issues with management

Note: This list of responsibilities is by no means inclusive; however, it is intended to be a guideline for activities.   

What You’ll Bring: 

  • High school diploma or equivalent 
  • 2 years prior machining experience or vocational school preferred
  • Journeyman machinist preferred but not necessary
  • CNC programming experience preferred but not necessary. Will train.

Other Details:

  • Ability to maintain a steady pace while bending, kneeling lifting, and loading machines
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. as required. 
  • Overtime available.
  • Ability to obtain a Hi-Lo (ForkLift), Aerial Platform and Overhead Crane license, along with Lock Out Tag Out training, while employed at JR. 
  • Ability to provide own hand tools and toolbox suitable for the job (a list of those recommended will be provided). Most tools and set up equipment are provided by the shop. Tool bill accounts are provided.
  • Apprentice program available to become journeyman machinist if desired.
  • Fast-paced, high volume, low qty runs.

Company Overview 

At JR Automation, A Hitachi Group Company, our talented teams leverage the latest technologies, innovative thinking, and decades of experience to provide our global customers with world-class automation equipment.  We transform processes & optimize operations with the solutions we design, build, program & deploy for nearly every industry.  Our people are the heart of our operations, and we believe unique skills and capabilities enable us to grow, collaborate and evolve.   

Join our team of 2,200+ at one of the 27 facilities around the globe.  We offer competitive pay, great benefits, apprenticeship programs, tuition reimbursement and training opportunities to develop your skills.      

Come Think. Solve. Create. With Us! 

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