CNC Machine Operator - Youth Apprentice

Date: Sep 20, 2022

Location: Pendleton, SC, US, 29670

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 55441 
Title: CNC Machine Operator - Youth Apprentice 
Division: Arthrex Manufacturing Inc (US02) 
Location: Pendleton, SC





Main Objective:  

To produce superior products following Arthrex Manufacturing Inc. machining processes and procedures. Responsible for set up and running machines.  


Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • With direct supervision follow written process and operate a variety of CNC machines and special processes 

  • Receives work order and verifies that the components are correct 

  • Receives material and loads on bar feeder 

  • Performs and records line clearance  

  • Verifies the machine is running the correct program 

  • Deburr parts as required 

  • Measure parts for conformance to blueprint specifications using precision measuring instruments 

  • Interact in a Manufacturing environment with a variety of personnel and shift change over on a daily basis 

  • Confirms that inspection process is kept at AQLS C=0 

Example: check parts every 30 minutes 

  • Maintains good quality and production output 

  • Sort/rework parts as required 

  • Assists out on other operations as required 

  • Data entry in SAP system 

  • Shows exceptional teamwork and interact in a Manufacturing environment with a variety of personnel and shift change over on a daily basis 

  • Maintain their work area in a clean orderly condition and follows safety procedures 

  • Report any safety or maintenance concerns to management immediately 

  • Performs first cut-off 

  • Returns all axis to the home position 

  • Stops machine to change settings, replace tools and perform tool offsets  

  • Recommends process improvements with supervisor or programming personnel to resolve problems 


Incidental Duties: 

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management. 


Education and Experience: 

  • Actively enrolled in CNC Manufacturing, Machine Tool Technology, or similar program at High School Career Center or High School Student dual enrolled in Vocational/Technical College 

  • 1 year of indirect CNC experience through enrolled program required 


Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training: 

Ability to operate CNC machines, use different types of measuring tools and perform all aspects of line clearance. Basic computer literacy, basic math skills, a desire to improve in all areas, and work as part of a team committed to safety, quality, and efficiency. Attention to detail.  


Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills: 

Multi axis Swiss lathes 


Milling machining centers 



Reasoning Ability: 

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.  Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables. 


Mathematical Skills 

Ability to comprehend and apply mathematical principles to the degree required to perform the job based upon job requirements.   


Language and Communication Skills: 

Ability to comprehend and apply language skills to the degree required to perform the job based upon the job requirements listed above.  Ability to verbally communicate ideas and issues effectively to other team members and management.  Ability to write and record data and information as required by procedures. 


Physical Demands: 

Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Physical Demand requirements are in excess of those for Light Work. 


Vision Requirements: 

Visual acuity necessary to do the job safely and effectively.   


Work Environment: 

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risk of electrical shock.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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