Simply stated, Materion makes advanced materials that improve the world. We are a global leader in creating innovative, high performance engineered material solutions and services for a wide range of growth industries: high-tech consumer electronics , telecommunications , commercial aerospace , defense , medical , automotive , and many more.
Our products, services and expertise help enable our customers' technologies. We supply sophisticated thin film coatings for hard disk drives, specialty inorganic chemicals for solar energy panels, bio-compatible materials for implantable medical devices, specialty alloys for miniature consumer electronics components, optical filters for thermal imaging, critical components for infrared sensing technology, special materials for LEDs and much more. As the world's only integrated "mine-to-mill" supplier of beryllium-based products, we also offer beryllium, specialty engineered beryllium alloys and beryllium composites.
In 2016, we generated approx. $1B in revenue. As a team of 2,500 associates, we partner with customers in more than 50 countries. In early 2017, Materion closed on an exciting new acquisition that expands our footprint in the U.S., Europe and Asia.
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JOB PURPOSE AND REPORTING STRUCTURE
Under the direction of the Machine Shop Supervisor, the Machinist sets up and operates machine tools to produce a target that matches the production orders stating customer's specifications including tolerances and density. The Machinist plans and executes assignments using a wide variety of machines such as: lathes, milling machine, drill press and bench grinder to manufacture PVD materials. He/she may operate computer controlled machine (CNC) and uses precision measuring instruments to check accuracy of work.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Set up and operate machine tools such as engine lathe, drill press, milling machine, bench grinder and diamond tool grinder
Read and interpret drawings, blueprints and job instructions to determine procedures and operational sequence and measuring devices such as: micrometers, calipers, dial indicators, verniers, scales and similar tools
Check measuring devices on a rotational basis using standards established by the Quality Assurance Department
Prepare and maintain necessary production records and reports
Report equipment malfunctions and assists with routine maintenance and repairs
Follow all clean-up and housekeeping procedures. Comply with all quality, safety, and work rules and regulations
The above statement reflects the general details necessary to describe the principle functions of the position described and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the role.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or GED is required
Machine shop training in mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties and layout procedures