Router Operator/Programmer

at Phoenix Marine
Location Atlantis, Atlantis, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Computer & IT
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR

Description

 

Description

Router Operator/Programmer

 

Location: Atlantis

 

MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Education and/or Experience: (The following qualifications can be acquired and demonstrated through experience, education and/or vocational training as noted or as appropriate.)

 

  • 5 years experienced wood/composite and plastic router operator

 

  • Minimum 5 years3 axis CNC router experience

 

  • Unicam/ Mach 3 experience or other related

 

  • CAD/CAM programming experience is beneficial (Fusion 360 a plus)

 

  • 3D modelling experience for basic editing and modification (Solidworks or Fusion 360)

 

  • Manufacturing engineering related experience a plus; or a level of education that, together with experience and training, enables the applicant to demonstrate the required knowledge and experience. (practical experience more than 5 years)

 

  • Composites related training a plus (Maritime industry)

 

  • Thorough knowledge of router safety, maintenance & operation.

 

  • Understanding the machining properties of various materials and the proper application and operation of CNC equipment, tool maintenance

 

 

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Schedule and plan work on router machines.

 

  • Junior CAD/ CAM router programmer (must be prepared to learn and take initiative)

 

  • Tool identification and inspection

 

  • Maintain a high level of production while maintaining quality

 

  • Responding to quick turn-around orders

 

  • Good material knowledge to determine machining parameters and tooling

 

  • Performing well in a fast-paced and team-oriented environment

 

  • Shape parts to prescribed dimensions and finishes. Observe machine operations and adjust operation to ensure conformance with specified tolerances.

 

  • Setup independently new jobs and development jobs on from start to finish, including selection of tools and CNC programming understanding.

 

  • Verify dimensions, alignments, and clearances of finished parts for conformance to specifications. Identify issues and monitor process and troubleshoot concern resulting in resolution.

 

  • Experience reading blueprints, Work instructions to assess workpiece specifications and to determine programming and sequences of operations.

 

  • Visualize and compute dimensions, sizes, shapes, and tolerances of assemblies, based on specifications.

 

  • Inspect finished part for smoothness, contour conformity, and defects.

 

  • Maintain, create, and update setup procedures for all critical process.

 

  • Monitor’s production performance measurements and adjusts process to maintain quality and improve on cost. Skills in optimization of parameters & set up during operation of the router.

 

  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

 

  • Administration for projects & reporting

 

  • Comply to quality, lead time conformance and production requirements.

 

Interested candidates can send their CV

 

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