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Machine Tool Builder in Auburn Hills, MI at Valiant TMS

Date Posted: 2/22/2018

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Job Description

To ensure that all components, details, units, and equipment are assembled in a timely manner in accordance with the specifications and tolerances required by the customer specifications and engineering drawings, following established manufacturing procedures and work instructions.

To operate in a manner consistent with the policies and procedures established by the Occupational Health and Safety Act, other applicable legislation and by the Company.

• To follow established manufacturing procedures, work instructions and direction from the Manufacturing Leader(s) with respect to all assigned work functions and activities;
• To examine and review all relevant blueprints, schematic drawings and layouts to determine appropriate work procedures and the necessary sequence of work operations;
• To assemble and install component parts and equipment into machinery being build using various hand and power tools;
• When required, operate metal working machines to file, grind, tac weld, drill or turn machine parts to dimensional specifications;
• Assist other trades (electricians, pipefitters, robot programmers, PLC programmers) during the try-out and de-bug stages, making all necessary adjustments or alterations to equipment and tooling;
• Perform rigging and dismantling functions when the job is ready to be shipped;
• When required, assist in the re-assembly of equipment at the customer’s site and make all necessary adjustments or alterations;
• When requested, provide technical support or feedback related to completed equipment or systems to company personnel;
• To assist in or perform other duties as required or directed by leadership; and
• Has the authority and obligation to stop production in case unsafe working conditions are observed and has the obligation to notify the Manufacturing Leader, Plant Manager and/or HSE Manager for any safety related matters requiring immediate attention.

Job Requirements

• Completed High School Diploma with additional college training, preferably a completed apprenticeship in Machine Tool Builder (or related) trade;
• Knowledge of the machine tool build industry;
• Ability to safely operate, and obtain necessary certification to operate, equipment such as overhead cranes, forklifts, etc.; and
• Ability to work well in a “Team-Based” environment.


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