Machining Team Member

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Our Engine Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you'll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Jamestown, NY for an Assembly Team Member.
Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading engineering projects

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

Operation of equipment including: tool set up and changes, gaging parts, machinery preventive maintenance, housekeeping, and record keeping.

 Responsible to know, understand and comply with all departmental, site, and company policies and procedures.
 Participates in training and personal development; Trains other department personnel.
 Ensures personal operation certification is current and regularly uses certification documentation as a training tool. Operator Certification and Process Documentation are the foundation of Standard Work in machining.
 Actively lead / participate as needed in continuous improvement that improves safety, cost, quality, and delivery.
 Flexible work hours as needed to support any shift.
 Completes all duties assigned
 Actively engages in assuring the continual well-being of themselves and their co-workers.
 Understands safe machine operation adhering to Certification Training, Risk Assessments and Job Safety Analysis, LOTO, Process Documentation, etc.
 Uses a variety of machines to remove metal from castings / raw materials in order to create the proper characteristics and dimensions in accordance with the process documentation.
 Achieve daily production goals.
 Uses material handling equipment including hoists and forklifts to move parts.
 Works with peers, support staff, trades, etc. to maintain / repair equipment.
 Expedites and manages tool change processes; monitors tool usage and tool cost for the operations. Raises issues to minimize cost and quality exposures.
 Conduct daily machine start-up and preventative maintenance tasks on time.
 Maintains clean and orderly work area, including routine housekeeping tasks and machine cleaning tasks and performs planned operator care and maintenance tasks that are defined as part of the production work.
 Obtain and/or maintain a fork truck license as requested / needed.
 Follows process documentation to perform quality checks using gages and other measuring devices;
 Performs rework, scrap transactions, identifies and controls nonconforming materials.
 Communicates needed process documentation updates as appropriate to support staff, required to stay current with product and process changes.
 Collects, analyzes and displays operating data.
 Engages cross functionally in formal use of common problem-solving technique when issues arise.
 Participates in improvement projects;
 Communicates effectively within the team and with all the support teams.
 Responsible to learn and complete certification on several operations and other team related tasks as determined with the area team manager.
 Demonstrates Flexibility. Manages personal work hours to best support the business including working alternate shifts as required.
 Understand team cost goals and is engaged in helping the team manage cost.
 Completes work with minimal supervision.
 Manage time well and work productively.
 Operates within team-based work system and rotates job routine as needed.
 Take on vertical tasks and other jobs associated with TBWS.
 Be reliable - excellent attendance & promptness, meeting commitments to customers and others, etc.
 Participates in improvement projects. Maintains a Continuous Improvement mindset always looking to improve Safety, Quality, Cost and Delivery Reliability.
 Continuously improve personal skills, abilities, and contributions to team efforts.
 Work in a positive professional/adult manner with all others.
 Raise issues in a positive and constructive way.
 Receive and provide feedback from and to others to promote individual and team improvement.

Education, Licenses, Certifications
High school diploma, GED or equivalent required.

Minimal Experience. Described performing skills present.
Six months work experience preferred.
Performance Skills
Team Work: Treat others with dignity and respect. Work closely with other departments / groups, and solicit opinions from coworkers. Demonstrate a high degree of personal integrity. Work effectively with others...e a team player.
Commitment to Task: Ability to start and persist with specific courses of action while exhibiting high motivation and sense of urgency. Follow through on commitments
Integrity: Able to operate in a manner that is completely transparent and focus on doing what is right for the business. Understanding the importance of complying with SOX (Sarbanes Oxley Act) regulations when it comes to the proper collection and analysis of data. Note: SOX compliance requirements include all material transactions, for example production tickets and scrap logs; support planned periodic inventory cycle count activity ensuring all material is controlled.
Decision Making/Problem Solving : Able to take action in solving problems while exhibiting good judgment and a realistic understanding of issues; able to use reason, review facts and weigh options; effectively set priorities.
Leadership : Able to take on leadership of key initiatives and processes that impact the transmission and analysis of key performance data from the Machining business. Willingness to take on small Operations Excellence improvement projects to improve the flow of information.
Communication : Able to clearly present information through the spoken or written word; read and interpret complex information; build and develop strong associations with others, help others; able to maintain confidentiality.
Flexibility : Able to remain open-minded and change opinions on the basis of new information; perform a wide variety of tasks and change focus quickly as demands change; manage transitions effectively from task to task; adapt to varying customer needs.
Tolerance of Ambiguity : Ability to deal with unresolved situations, frequent changes, delays, or unexpected events.
Quality & Attention to Details : Ability to maintain high standards and meet deadlines. Act in accordance with established guidelines; follow standard procedures. Must have ability to pay close attention to detail and have zero tolerance for inaccuracy of data; including SOX related reporting.
Initiative : Ability to undertake additional responsibilities and respond to situations as they arise without supervision.
Compensation and Benefits
Base hourly rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

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At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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