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Instru-med is always looking for talented new employees. If you would like to join our team, please apply for general employment to be considered for our next open position.


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Mill Setup (2nd Shift)


SUMMARY OF POSITION: Responsible for the set-up of moderately complex jobs and operation of CNC equipment: i.e., Swiss Lathes, Chucker Lathes, Vertical Mills, Wire and Sinker EDMs etc. Ensuring that all required processes are completed to produce parts that meet quality and ISO standards. Responsible to assist in the training of personnel as required.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Set-up moderately complex jobs and operate computerized numerical control (CNC) machines to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts applying knowledge of machine shop theory and procedures, shop mathematics.  Able to run multiple machines at one time.
  • Review and understand blueprints, process drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and set up requirements.
  • Calculate and set controls to regulate machining factors, such as speed, feed, coolant flow and enter command to retrieve, input or edit computerized machine control media; observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of–tolerance machining and adjusts machine controls or control media as required.
  • Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjusts machine controls or control media as required.
  • Verifies conformance of finished work piece to specifications, using precision measuring instruments such as micrometers, height gauges, and gauge blocks.
  • Responsible to assist in the training of personnel as required.
  • Confers with Supervisor, engineers, production personnel, programmers or others to resolve machining problems.
  • Complete essential documentation as required.
  • Assure all policies and procedures are followed and safety precautions are taken to reduce the risk of injury
  • Maintain a clean work area and assure safe operation of all equipment.
  • Must be available on reasonable notice for unscheduled overtime to meet production schedules.
  • Perform and document Operator Preventative Maintenance operations as needed.

EXPERIENCE/ EDUCATION: High School Graduate or equivalent. Three or more years CNC machining experience or demonstrated performance.

SKILLS:

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision. Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize accordingly.
  • Ability to read blueprints.
  • Knowledge of GD&T.
  • Complete knowledge of G-Codes.
  • Ability to be a team player.
  • Knowledge of Cad Cam software such as Surf Cam or Part Maker is a plus.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • CNC Machinist: 3 years

We offer a comprehensive wage and benefit package, including:

  • 401k and group health, vision, and dental insurance.
  • Discounted membership pricing for the Kosciusko County YMCA.

Drug screen and background check required. We are an equal opportunity employer.


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Mill Setup (3rd Shift)


SUMMARY OF POSITION: Responsible for the set-up of moderately complex jobs and operation of CNC equipment: i.e., Swiss Lathes, Chucker Lathes, Vertical Mills, Wire and Sinker EDMs etc. Ensuring that all required processes are completed to produce parts that meet quality and ISO standards. Responsible to assist in the training of personnel as required.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Set-up moderately complex jobs and operate computerized numerical control (CNC) machines to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts applying knowledge of machine shop theory and procedures, shop mathematics.  Able to run multiple machines at one time.
  • Review and understand blueprints, process drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and set up requirements.
  • Calculate and set controls to regulate machining factors, such as speed, feed, coolant flow and enter command to retrieve, input or edit computerized machine control media; observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of–tolerance machining and adjusts machine controls or control media as required.
  • Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjusts machine controls or control media as required.
  • Verifies conformance of finished work piece to specifications, using precision measuring instruments such as micrometers, height gauges, and gauge blocks.
  • Responsible to assist in the training of personnel as required.
  • Confers with Supervisor, engineers, production personnel, programmers or others to resolve machining problems.
  • Complete essential documentation as required.
  • Assure all policies and procedures are followed and safety precautions are taken to reduce the risk of injury
  • Maintain a clean work area and assure safe operation of all equipment.
  • Must be available on reasonable notice for unscheduled overtime to meet production schedules.
  • Perform and document Operator Preventative Maintenance operations as needed.

EXPERIENCE/ EDUCATION: High School Graduate or equivalent. Three or more years CNC machining experience or demonstrated performance.

SKILLS:

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision. Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize accordingly.
  • Ability to read blueprints.
  • Knowledge of GD&T.
  • Complete knowledge of G-Codes.
  • Ability to be a team player.
  • Knowledge of Cad Cam software such as Surf Cam or Part Maker is a plus.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • CNC Machinist: 3 years

We offer a comprehensive wage and benefit package, including:

  • 401k and group health, vision, and dental insurance.
  • Discounted membership pricing for the Kosciusko County YMCA.

Drug screen and background check required. We are an equal opportunity employer.


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Polisher (1st Shift)


Immediate opening for Polisher. Qualified candidates must have orthopedic experience with the ability to work in close tolerance manufacturing and have the ability to read mics, calipers and prints.

We offer a comprehensive wage and a benefit package including group health insurance, 401k profit sharing plan, life insurance, dental and vision, paid vacation and holidays. Drug screening/Background check are required. Equal opportunity employer.


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Assembly Technician / Gundrill (1st Shift)


Instru-med is looking for a full time employee in our Assembly department. Ideal candidates have some experience in machining and welding. An ideal candidate would also be mechanically inclined. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: assembling orthopedic parts with small components for customers, TIG welding, and the ability to run manual mills.

We offer a comprehensive wage and benefit package, including 401K, group health insurance and many others. Drug screen and background check required.We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Process Engineer


Maintain all manufacturing process planning documentation which typically consists of item masters, bills of material, routers, and machine and labor standards.

Initiate improvements in current manufacturing methods and processes to improve part quality, schedule performance and reduce manufacturing cost.

Provide technical support to purchasing personnel and suppliers by interpreting product drawings and initiating the development of manufacturing drawings and resolving technical production problems.

Resolve technical production problems in machining, metal finishing and assembly operations.

Recommend and implement measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, production floor layout, yields, and quality of product.

Participate in investigation/corrective action efforts during production interruption circumstances.

Ensure all activities are in compliance with Quality System requirements.

Create conceptual designs for tools, fixtures, and gages.

Apply a working knowledge of manufacturing, QA procedures and regulatory requirements.

Utilize their experience with measurement tools including micrometers, calipers, and digital readouts.

We offer competitive hourly wages, and also a benefit package that includes group health insurance, 401k plan, and paid vacations/holidays after 90 days. Background check/Drug screening is required.


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Swiss Setup Operator (1st shift)


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Other duties may be assigned.

 –Set-up, basic program editing and operate various lathe machines.

-Inspect to verify conformance with specifications, using mics, calipers, gages and other measuring equipment and report defective material or questionable conditions to their Supervisor.

-Monitors machine performance regarding quantity output and quality, making adjustments as needed.

-Adjust machine controls and change tool setting in order to keep dimensions within specified tolerances.

-Lift metal stock or work pieces manually, position and secure them in machines using fasteners and hand tools.

-Move controls to set cutting speeds, depths and feed rates and position tools in relation to workpieces.

-Position, secure and align cutting tools in tool holders on machines using hand tools and verify their positions with measuring instruments.

-Select cutting tools and tooling instructions, according to written specifications or knowledge of metal properties and shop mathematics.

-Study blueprints and job orders for information on specifications and tooling instructions to determine material requirements and operational sequences.

-Computer unspecified dimensions and machine settings, using knowledge of metal property, shop mathematics and CAD/CAM systems.

-Maintain work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follow prescribed safety procedures.

-Read and interpret drawings, follow routes, using simple math to perform basic calculations and use handheld and other measuring tools.

-Perform inspection of machined products, including the documentation of the results.

-Complete and maintain paperwork for parts.

 


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Swiss Setup Operator (2nd Shift)


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Other duties may be assigned.

 –Set-up, basic program editing and operate various lathe machines.

-Inspect to verify conformance with specifications, using mics, calipers, gages and other measuring equipment and report defective material or questionable conditions to their Supervisor.

-Monitors machine performance regarding quantity output and quality, making adjustments as needed.

-Adjust machine controls and change tool setting in order to keep dimensions within specified tolerances.

-Lift metal stock or work pieces manually, position and secure them in machines using fasteners and hand tools.

-Move controls to set cutting speeds, depths and feed rates and position tools in relation to workpieces.

-Position, secure and align cutting tools in tool holders on machines using hand tools and verify their positions with measuring instruments.

-Select cutting tools and tooling instructions, according to written specifications or knowledge of metal properties and shop mathematics.

-Study blueprints and job orders for information on specifications and tooling instructions to determine material requirements and operational sequences.

-Computer unspecified dimensions and machine settings, using knowledge of metal property, shop mathematics and CAD/CAM systems.

-Maintain work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follow prescribed safety procedures.

-Read and interpret drawings, follow routes, using simple math to perform basic calculations and use handheld and other measuring tools.

-Perform inspection of machined products, including the documentation of the results.

-Complete and maintain paperwork for parts.