Turret Operator - 3rd Shift

Greenwood, IN, USA Req #318
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Avalign produces innovative, high-performance, and cost-effective medical devices with a particular focus on high growth and ingenuity. Our team is growing quickly and proud of the fact that our custom-made devices continue to make a huge difference in the lives of medical professionals and their patients. Our employees are actively involved in the design, engineering and manufacture of technologically advanced medical devices that ensure that we meet our customer’s quality specifications for each product we produce.

We are looking for a CNC Mill Operator to join our Greenwood, IN facility on a 3rd shift schedule. You will operate numerical control machines or machining centers to perform various machine functions, such as cutting, drilling, milling, reaming, boring, and broaching of metallic and nonmetallic work pieces. If you are interested, please apply on our career page or via email to hr.greenwood@avalign.com.

Job Scope:

What You’ll Do:

  • Reads and interprets blueprints, planning sheets, sketches, and related technical data to determine tooling requirements, setup procedures, control settings, and machining methods and sequences
  • Prepares tools needed for machining operations; Verifies that fixture setup meets acceptable quality standards regarding milling and boring sizes, depths, angles, or other specifications
  • Mounts, aligns, and secures tooling, attachments, and work-piece on machine; Assembles cutting tools in tool holders and positions tool holders in machine magazines
  • Loads control media, such as tape, card, or disk, in machine controller or enter commands to retrieve preprogrammed instructions from database
  • Calculates and sets machine controls to position spindle in relationship to work piece and to regulate factors such as cutting depth, speed, feed, and coolant flow
  • Conducts prove-outs and manual programming during setups; only when approved by Supervisor
  • Starts machine and monitors displays and machine operation to detect malfunctions
  • Stops machine to change cutting tools and setup according to required machining sequence or to measure parts for conformance to blueprint specifications
  • Enters commands or manually adjusts machine controls to correct malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining
  • Operates machine manually to perform non-automated functions and when automatic programming is faulty or machine malfunctions
  • Discusses control media errors with supervisor or programming personnel to resolve problems
  • Cleans machine, tooling, and parts; Performs machine maintenance as needed or required
  • Adheres to established company policies and procedures paying special attention to safety regulations; Wears personal protective equipment in accordance with safety and training guidelines
  • Helps train new employees as required

What You Won’t Do:

  • Feel stuck – we offer great opportunities to advance and learn
  • Get bored – we make custom products so no day is the same
  • Feel like a number – we’re a close-knit bunch and always have each other’s backs

Job Responsibilities:

Who You Are:

  • A self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • A quick learner who is always ready to gain a new skill
  • A reliable worker who knows the importance of showing up when it counts
  • A detail-oriented worker with an ability to solve problems skillfully
  • A strong written and verbal communicator

What You’ll Need:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 1 year of related experience and/or training
  • Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
  • Mathematical skills to manage units of measure, fractions, decimals, whole numbers
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and operations sheets to determine set-up and operations to be formed
  • Ability to set-up and operate CNC machinery, input and maintain data in Traverse Manufacturing System
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

What You’ll Enjoy:

  • Competitive wage and benefits package
  • PTO and immediate eligibility for paid holidays
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life and AD&D insurance, disability insurance
  • Great 401k with company match

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Greenwood, IN, USA