Toolmaker Sr

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POST DATE 9/1/2016
END DATE 3/3/2017

Parker Hannifin Corporation IRVINE, CA

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Founded in 1918, Parker Hannifin Corporation is a $13 billion, global company. With annual sales of approximately $13 billion in fiscal year 2015, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company employs approximately 55,000 people in 50 countries around the world. Parker s engineering expertise and broad range of core technologies uniquely positions the company to solve some of the world s greatest engineering challenges. By partnering with customers, Parker improves their productivity and profitability and seeks new ways to solve humanity's biggest challenges. POSITION SUMMARY: Operates various tool room or tool cutter grind equipment in the construction, alteration, and repair of tools, dies, fixtures, test equipment, or other related tool making functions. Works from blueprints, sketches, planning sheets, verbal instructions and/or engineering, tool, or equipment information. Contributes to lean initiatives to increase productivity and reduce costs. Works independently with minimum guidance in a team environment. RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Sets up and operates tool room equipment and multiple machines. Maintains close and exacting tolerances and finish requirements. 2. Selects proper materials and tooling, and proficiently works from rough sketches or concepts in the absence of proper specifications. Improvises, trouble shoots, and resolves complex machining problems. 3. Inspects finished products for conformance to dimensional specifications using precision measuring instruments such as gages, calipers, micrometers, comparators, and complex surface plate techniques. May be required to use coordinate measuring machine (CMM). Ensures equipment is calibrated in accordance with schedule. 4. Advises and assists with tooling design and improved manufacturing methods and techniques. 5. Responsible for machining and checking tools and fixtures to maintain a high level of quality and efficiency. 6. Actively contributes to lean initiatives, by identifying and providing suggestions on areas for improvement. Effectively applies lean concepts and tools in work area. 7. Observes all company policies and procedures, including safety rules, and maintains a clean and orderly work area. 8. Trains and mentors less experienced team members. 9. Performs other related responsibilities, as requested. Job Requirements: 1. Five or more years tool making or direct related machining experience in a high technology manufacturing environment. Able to work with minimum supervisory guidance. 2. Handles multiple tasks with changing priorities to meet customer needs. 3. Reads, understands, and follows blueprints, complex drawings, engineering specifications, and informal written or verbal instructions. 4. Able to make and evaluate complex machine set ups. 5. Has working knowledge of advanced machine shop mathematics, including trigonometry. Possesses knowledge of cutting tool geometry for different cutting tool types and materials. 6. Able to implement lean initiatives. 7. Demonstrates effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills, as well as the ability to work in a team environment on research and solution development. 8. Possesses effective mentoring and training skills, and ability to serve as a resource to other team members. 9. Interpret reports and uses job specific software applications. Able to use employee self service systems to access on line information and use specialized automated systems (i.e. PMR, TORS, e mail). 10. Effectively demonstrates team member competencies and participates in goal setting, performance feedback, and self development activities. TYPICAL MENTAL AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS: While performing the duties of this job, the team member is required to walk, stand, and sit for extended periods of time. The team member is required to demonstrate manual dexterity and use hands to operate machinery. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision. Also expected of the team member is regular attendance, and the ability to work cooperatively and professionally with others. May be required to lift up to 50 lbs. (The essential functions have been provided as examples of types of work performed by team members assigned to this job classification. The Company reserves the right to modify work assignments and/or to make reasonable accommodations so that qualified team members can perform the essential functions of the job. The physical and mental demands described above are representative of those required to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.) (01/12/2004) (C/O July 2015) Parker is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Parker is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job related reasons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. U.S. Citizenship/Permanent Resident is required for most positions. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/VEVRAA Federal Contractor.