Machinist - Phoenix, AZ

Employer: Ohio Transmission Corporation

Job Description:
OTC is one of the largest industrial distributors and service providers in the United States. We employ a team of experts that prides itself on serving itself on offering technical solutions across a wide variety of industries: automotive, aerospace, energy, medical food and beverage, chemical processing, pulp and paper, steel, and utilities, amongst others. Our customers include many well-known companies such as: Toyota, Dupont, Dow, BP, GE, Pitney Bowes, Honeywell, Delph, Ford, Timken, Bayer and Dephi, amongst others. Our broad product portfolio includes industrial automation, electrical, fluid power, mechanical power transmissions, air compression, pumping systems, industrial finishes and fluid handling.
We employ over 1200 employees across more than 42 locations in more than 32 states.
Our size and strength give us the resources to drive continuous improvement and provide the best solutions of our clients. Our greatest strength is in the local decision-making of our people who have the flexibility to respond quickly to our client’s needs; putting local decision making in the employee’s hands.
We began in 1963 as a small Columbus, Ohio-based industrial distributor of mechanical power transmission equipment and pumps. From the very beginning, our company leaders stressed the importance of hiring and developing great people, treating them right and coupling their talents with a wide range of products from top vendors to provide customers with the best quality products and technical application expertise and services at the lowest possible costs. We have always believed that professional management and state-of-the-art operating and logistics systems are important to the success of the people we work with. While our product lines have expanded significantly over the years, our commitment to integrity and fairness in all transactions with customers, suppliers and associates has remained constant and allowed us to grow rapidly.
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Ohio Transmission Corporation is a diverse and inclusive environment. We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to hiring a diverse workforce; including individuals with disabilities and United States qualified protected veterans.

Position Summary:
Under general supervision, sets up and operates a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments. Includes precision instrument makers who fabricate, modify, or repair mechanical instruments. May also fabricate and modify parts to make or repair machine tools or maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures.

Essential Functions:
1. Fabricate, erect, install, and maintain shop machinery
2. Calculate dimensions and tolerance using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and veneer calipers
3. Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, machines and materials onto machines
4. Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process
5. Machine parts to specifications using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, shapers or grinders
6. Measure, examine and test completed units to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments
7. Set controls to regulate machining, or enter commands to retrieve, input or edit computerized machine control media

Other Duties and Responsibilities:
 Perform preventative and predictive maintenance on shop equipment.
 Select the appropriate tools, machines and materials to be used in preparation of machinery work
 Troubleshoot and repair shop machinery.
 Write and maintain standard operating procedures (SOPs).
 Complete daily maintenance and repair logs.
 Communicate with operators from other shifts.
 Maintain and secure work tools.
 Clean and maintain work area.
 Turn off and lock out equipment when not in use.
 Other duties as assigned by supervisory personnel.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
 Ability to perform preventive maintenance according to published guidelines.
 Ability to interpret technical manuals.

Contact Person:
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Application Method:
Base Pay: DOQ

Posted on September 03, 2020

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