We are seeking to recruit a CNC Set Up person to operate automatic spring coiling machines to fabricate helical coil springs and rings from wire according to blueprints and setup charts.
Reviewing a blueprint to determine setup procedures to follow, machine attachments required and stock to use or obtain details from setup charts.
Selecting machine attachments, such as taper cams, wire size block, coiling point, pitch tool and cutting tool according to a blueprint or setup chart and installs them on the machine.
Selecting production speeds.
Verifying wire diameter with a micrometer or caliper and threads the wire through drive rollers and machine guides.
Setting cams, turnbuckle and pitch tool to control the spring dimensions.
Establishes and inputs required data into the computer for CNC controlled machines.
Makes a trial run including stress relief and measures a sample product for conformance to specifications using gauges, load testers, micrometers and calipers.
Adjusts the machine to attain specified tolerances.
Installs guards to conform to safety standards if necessary.
Grinds cams and pitch tool to maintain their dimensions.
Understands blueprints and is able to use a variety of precision measuring devices.
Records data relative to the quality of the springs produced.
May recommend blueprint changes to resolve production problems.
May make tools and attachments, such as coiling point, cams, forming tools and cut-off tools, if not in stock.
May prepare production and quality records.
May use hoist to transport material to work area.
May set up eddy current scanner.
Qualified candidates will possess a high school diploma and at least one year of experience. Ability to read/use micrometer and verniers.
We offer a competitve benefit package including a matching 401K plan.