Machine Operator

Receives instructions and directions from Lead Manufacturing Associate and work assignments from Supervisor. Sets up and operates various production machines to produce roller bearing components to specifications. Patrols assigned machines to see that they are functioning properly. Checks product for conformity to specifications using various measuring instruments, makes minor machine adjustments to overcome size deviations and logs machines accordingly. Replaces work or broken diamonds, grinding wheels, honing tape, etc., in machines as necessary. Makes minor repairs such as replacing broken bolts, belts, etc. Assists maintenance personnel in making major repairs. Handles and transports material and equipment in and about department using material handling equipment or by hand carrying. Notifies Supervisor or Lead Manufacturing Associate - Grind Cup & Cone in case of machine or equipment malfunction. Responsible for quality and quantity of work produced in assigned production area. Performs various related assignments such as performing repair of the product, clearing conveyor jams, filling oil reservoirs, and keeping equipment and work area clean and orderly.