Company: Hunter Douglas Window Fashions Division
Posted on: November 22, 2022
Fabricates metallic and nonmetallic workpieces for use in the
design and building of production equipment in accordance of
specifications, general descriptions and drawn sketches and/or
blueprints. Calculates feed rates, cutting speeds, depth and angles
of cuts using a variety of machine tools. Determines cutting tools
to be used. Observes machine operation for malfunctions and out of
tolerance machining and makes necessary adjustments as needed.
Verifies accuracy of workpiece measurements to specifications by
use of calipers, micrometers, height gauges. May install machined
parts into production equipment to insure functionality and
An employee in this position may be called upon to do any or all of
the following essential functions. (These examples do not include
all of the functions which the employee may be expected to
Works with specifications, general descriptions and sketches
supplied by Engineers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic
workpieces for existing production equipment or those being
designed and built for new products.
Selects stock material to be used by examining blueprints, sketches
or specifications to determine type of stock material to be used.
Lays out design for workpiece according to dimensions computed from
blueprints and scale drawings.
Calculates and sets machine controls to regulate the speed, feed,
coolant flow, depth and angle of cut and type of cutting tool to be
used. Determines what shop related equipment such as drill press,
lathe, milling machine, CNC machining center and grinders should be
Aligns and secures holding fixtures, attachments and accessories
and materials on such machines as, mills, lathes, grinders, and CNC
Operates machine equipment while observing and detecting
malfunctions of equipment or out of tolerance machining. Adjusts
machine controls as needed.
Verifies dimensions and alignment of machined parts in accordance
with specifications by using various mechanical measuring devices
such as, micrometers, calipers, height gauges, gauge blocks and
Files, grinds, burnishes and polishes workpieces needed for smooth
Fits and assembles machined parts into a complete assembly. May
install machined parts into or on the production equipment to
insure the functionality and performance of the workpiece.
Ability to work in a constant state of alertness and safe
Position requires regular and predictable attendance.
Employees are held accountable for all duties of this job.
Confers with Engineers and Machine Operators on the assembly and
operation of machined parts.
QUALIFICATIONS AND KSA'S FOR EMPLOYMENT
An employee in this position, upon appointment, should have the
equivalent of the following:
Knowledge of the properties of metals, nonmetals and resins.
Knowledge of machine shop theory and procedures.
Knowledge of machining.
Knowledge of machine shop mathematics.
Knowledge of and actual experience setting up and working with
drill presses, milling machines, lathes, CNC machine and
Knowledge of, and actual experience working with, various measuring
instruments such as calipers, micrometers, height gauges, gauge
blocks and surface gauges.
Skill in developing and maintaining effective work
Ability to follow written and verbal directions and sketches with
Ability to read and follow blueprints, sketches and
Ability to review blueprints and visualize machining required.
Refer to training matrix for more detailed information.
Acceptable Training and Experience includes a high school diploma
or equivalent. An Associate's degree in machining and/or machine
shop theory and procedures would be highly beneficial. Job shop
experience would be highly beneficial. Previous machine shop work
experience within an R&D engineering area is highly
Shop equipment area. Exposures to fumes from cutting oils and
coolants. Dust from metal chips. Possible hazards from parts
shattering while being machined.
Changeability: Management of Hunter Douglas, Inc. - Window Fashions
Division reserves the right to modify, change, or eliminate this
job description at any time, with or without notice.
Pay Range: $26.00-$40.30 + discretionary bonus
Keywords: Hunter Douglas Window Fashions Division, Broomfield , Manual Machinist, Other , Broomfield, Colorado
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