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  • Job Title
  • Grinding Machine Operator
  • Location
  • Garden Grove
  • Job Number
  • 119292
  • State
  • California
  • Job Class
  • Contract/Temp
  • Category
  • Skilled
Job Description


Salary: DOE

  • Remove metal by the application of abrasives which are bonded to form a rotating wheel.
  • Rough and finish flat, cylindrical, and conical surfaces.
  • Read and interpret charts, drawings, and blueprints.
  • Determine product specifications such as dimensions, tolerances, and number of parts to be ground.
  • Collect and assemble required products.
  • Determine grinding speeds, feed rates, holding fixtures, and grinding disks to be used.
  • Mount grinding wheels and disks.
  • Use dressing devices.
  • Position work rest to specified height.
  • Lift or hoist work-pieces.
  • Confirm ground work-piece has the correct specifications.
  • Change worn grinding wheels and disks.
  • Check grinding wheels for cracks.
  • Utilize micrometers, calipers, and preset gauges.
  • Set up automatic work-feeding device.
  • Use proper wheel guards on all grinding machines
  • Grind nonmetallic materials.
  • Observe machine during operation.
  • Operates production machines after setups are completed.
  • Makes machine adjustments to support product quality.
  • Utilizes hand tools to check for dimensional conformances and follows work instructions shown on the shop order, print, control plan, SPC charts, conformance charts and any other appropriate documents.
  • Communicates effectively with co-workers and department supervisor.
  • Communicates problems to the appropriate setup or supervisory personnel in an effective, efficient and prudent manner.
  • Abides by all company policies and procedures as stated in the Employee Hand Book, policy manuals, work instructions, bulletins and dated memos.
  • Other duties as assigned.

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