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Orchid Orthopedic Solutions Machinist, CNC, Orchid Chelsea in Chelsea, Michigan

ABOUT ORCHID Orchid Orthopedic Solutions is a worldwide leader of orthopedic medical device outsourcing, providing contract design and manufacturing services to the medical device market. We have the broadest portfolio in the industry, including design and development casting, forging, machining, finishing, coating and packaging capabilities. Specializing in joint reconstruction, spine, trauma, extremities and dental markets, we are a strategic sourcing partner that can handle an entire project or provide services at a single point in the process. With 13 world-class facilities and approximately 2,000 team members located around the globe, Orchid provides an opportunity for people to live a better life by enabling them to be active longer through our products and services. That is why we do what we do at Orchid! A longer active life is our purpose. Additional information on the company can be found at www.orchid-ortho.com.

SUMMARY OF POSITION The Machinist, CNC set ups, operates and tends CNC lathes and/or mills to apply processes to plastic parts.

The Machinist, CNC reports to the Supervisor, Operations and within the machining value stream.

KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Set up and operate 3-axis, 4-axis or 5-axis machines, including performing tool changes and setting tool and work offsets

  • Perform setups that are a low to medium level of complexity

  • Adjust machine controls and change tool settings in order to keep dimensions within specified tolerances

  • Load correct programs to the machine

  • Move controls to set cutting speeds and depths, feed rates, and to position tools in relation to work-pieces

  • Select and properly load the correct fixtures for the job (proper tools, holders, clearances as needed)

  • Set proper holding pressure on vises and collets

  • Perform in-process inspection of parts to verify conformance with specifications, using instruments such as gauges, micrometers, and dial indicators

  • Sign off and verify CMM scans

  • Verify previous operation documentation is correct

  • Support quality and compliance by utilizing One Orchid global processes and complying with all Quality Management Systems (QMS) documentation requirements and establishing/supporting plan(s) to meet/exceed Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for Quality that support Safety, Compliance, Six Sigma Quality, On-Time Delivery (OTD) and financial objectives.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Ability to read blueprints, including GD&T (ex: theoretical, tolerance zones, radius)

  • Ability to set tool and work offsets

  • Familiarity with setup procedures (setup sheets, check sheets and control plans)

  • Ability to make operational adjustments, including tool and fixture changes

  • Intermediate math skills

  • Determine tooling requirements before starting a set up

  • Demonstrated measuring skills using the following equipment: optical comparator, manual CMM, bench comparator, MICS, calipers and gauge pins

  • Understanding of machining terms and knowledge

  • Ability to apply logic and reasoning to solve problems, including identifying strengths/weaknesses, locating alternative solutions and conclusions, and approaches to problems; and making high-quality, timely decisions

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Education and Certification

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Experience:

  • 1 year of running CNC lathes or mills preferred

  • 1 year of running or programming robots preferred

ABOUT OUR VALUES AND LEADERSHIP COMPETENCIES As a member of our team, leading from our values is foundational.

Values: Integrity First: We Do the Right Thing Teamwork: We Are All Connected Relentless Pursuit: We Are Driven & Curious

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Frequently operates a computer

  • Frequently inspects and places parts

  • Willing and able to work long hours including overtime as required.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Candidates offered employment must submit to a pre-employment background check and pre-employment drug test

  • Candidates must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States through eVerify

EOE, including disability/vets.

Position: Machinist, CNC, Orchid Chelsea

Company: Orchid Orthopedic Solutions

Job Location(s): Chelsea, MI

Employment Term: Regular

Employment Type: Full Time

Work Hours (i.e. shift): 3P-11P

Starting Salary Range: Not Provided

Required Education: High School or Equivalent

Required Experience: Open

Required Security Clearance: None

Related Categories: Production - General, Skilled Trades - Machinist

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