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Senior Machinists - 3rd shifts(15 openings)

Memphis, TN 38116

Posted: 11/17/2023 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Production Job Number: 593198 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

General Summary This position requires a person to perform complex set ups and operate CNC and manual machinery to manufacture medical components from raw material in a team based environment. Must be able to comply with all governing rules including S.N.E. policies and procedures and adhere to safety and cleanliness practices in the work place . This position works under minimal supervision.

Essential Job Functions Job Function % of Position -

1. Machine medical components including but not limited to:
  • Perform complex set ups and operate CNC and manual metal fabricating equipment including turning milling grinding drilling tapping EDM and honing.
  • Operate multiple machines simultaneously.
  • Actively participate in product/process improvement and development.
  • Set up and operate various inspection instruments as required.
  • Ability to set up and operate various manual/CNC machines.
  • Set up train and monitor lower level employees.
  • Work closely with engineers and toolmakers in the areas of fixture design cutting tool design process development and part design.
  • Ability to make minor fixture modifications and repairs.
  • Trouble shoot problems in production and development.
  • Provide other machinists with technical support.
  • Prepare material and work orders for production as needed.
  • Open and secure building as needed.
  • Read and understand blue prints.
  • Establish cutter compensation and tool offsets.
  • Identify and change dull tooling.
  • All essential job functions of a Machinist II.
  • May write/edit simple to moderate programs for new product and processes.
  • May operate DNC equipment as needed.
  • Set up and operate various inspection equipment as required. 85%
2. Complete and understand documentation needed to comply with S.N.E. policies Quality Manual and procedures including but not limited to:
  • FDA QSR and various domestic and international standards and regulations.
  • Company policies and procedures.
  • Labor transactions and bar code scanning. 5%
3. Work in a team environment using the skills of communicating listening and participating in developing continuous improvement on products and processes. 5%

4. Safety cleanliness of equipment and company product including but not limited to:
  • Simple maintenance as required.
  • Clean work area as needed.
  • Complies with all health safety and environmental policies procedures and job hazard assessments applicable to specified job activities including medical evaluations as required by job function. 3%
5. Perform other related duties as assigned. 2% Scope of Position Responsibilities For Supervision None. For Internal and External Relationships.


1. Must be able to read/write English and have basic math skills.
2. Must be knowledgeable of the operation of hand finishing medical components.

High School education or equivalent required. Vocational school preferred.

1. Must have minimum of 3 years experience in the operation of machining moderate to highly complex components from an array of materials.
2. Must have 3 + years experience with CNC milling turning grinding and EDM machines.
3. Must have experience with CAD / CAM and basic shop math computations including geometry and Trigonometry.
4. CNC programming class or equivalent experience is required.
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