Precision Castparts Corp. Machine Operator in Henderson, Nevada

TIMET Henderson, a division of Precision Castparts Corporation (PCC), is a manufacturing leader of premium grade Titanium for the Aerospace Industry. We are currently seeking a highly motivated Machine Operator for our Melting Department.

PRIMARY FUNCTION: To machine metal electrodes, stubs and ingots, produce titanium metal to specifications at an acceptable production pace. Follow all safety & standard operating procedures.

TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT: Lathes, milling machines, overhead pendant-controlled cranes, gantry cranes, drill, tool bits, milling cutters, tool grinder, straight wheel and cup wheel, hand tools, cut-off wheel, surface grinder, forklifts, straddle truck, caliper, measuring tape, drum carts, wafer carts, crane scale, variable angle drill grinder, cable slings, large and small Heppenstall Tongs.

MATERIALS: Titanium electrodes and stubs, alloyed electrodes and stubs, titanium wafers, sponge ends, tool stock, lathe turnings, ingots.

SOURCE OF SUPERVISION: Shift Supervisor.

DIRECTION EXERCISED: Trainees

WORKING PROCEDURE:

  • Machines stubs for electrodes to be used in primary furnaces and remelt furnace

  • Machine off sponge end after a primary melt is completed.

  • Machine off wafer after a remelt is completed.

  • Places turnings in proper containers; labels and identifies these containers.

  • Weighs full containers of turnings and moves containers to staging area.

  • Uses crane to position stubs, wafers and electrodes for drilling and machining.

  • Uses machines to obtain samples from electrodes as required.

  • Maintains sample identification.

  • Uses calipers to determine centers on electrodes.

  • Machine off rundowns as required and chamfers electrodes.

  • Weigh electrodes using crane scale.

  • Cuts tool stock using cut-off grinder.

  • Operates variable angle drill grinder to sharpen or reshape tools as needed.

  • Dresses and hand hone tools as needed.

  • Operates straddle truck to move ingots and electrodes as required.

  • Uses hand truck to move turnings and wafers.

  • Palletizes and identifies wafers.

  • Operates forklift to move wafers and turnings within department as needed.

  • Maintains records and make computer entries as required. (Peak entries & sign-off)

  • Makes minor maintenance and repairs to equipment and assists maintenance employees in major maintenance and repairs.

  • Keeps equipment and working area in a clean and orderly condition.

Requisition ID: Hen-MO-175259