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Rubber Molding Machine Operator-2nd Shift

at Mueller Water Products

Posted: 10/10/2019
Job Reference #: 2294

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This position is primarily responsible for operating a computer numerical control (CNC) lathe and mill machine; maintaining quality and safety standards; and maintaining equipment and supplies.

Essential Functions:

  • Read blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, and machining parameters; interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T).
  • Sets-up mills and lathes by installing tools, attachments, collets, bushings, cams, gears, stops, and stock pushers; indicating vices
  • Loads or feeds mechanism by lifting stock into position.
  • Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces.
  • Maintains specifications by observing milling, drilling, grooving, and cutting, including turning, facing, knurling and thread cutting operations; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.
  • Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.
  • Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions.
  • Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
  • Documents actions by completing production and quality logs.
Required Skills


  • General math skills with the ability to understand measuring/measurement concepts and their applications.
  • Familiarity with basic tools of measuring and when to use for inspection of parts.
  • Must be organized, detail oriented.
  • Ability to read and use micrometer and calipers.
  • Standing for long periods of time and lifting up to 50lbs.
  • Experience in an industrial and/or manufacturing type environment.
  • Work Safely in the Manufacturing Production Environment.
  • Follow detailed verbal / written assembly instructions, processes, and procedures.
  • Read and understand work orders and assembly instructions.
  • Prepare and assemble materials and parts in a manufacturing production environment.
  • Move, process, and organize materials and manufactured products.
  • Perform quality control checks and verification of work order specifications.
  • Properly fill out basic forms, reports, and label products correctly.
  • Communicates and works effectively with others.
  • Report problems with quality, processes, equipment and materials to Supervisor.
  • Maintains a clean and organized work area to facilitate manufacturing functions.
Required Experience

Education & Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • CNC Machining Certification preferred.
  • Experience in G-Code and/or Conversational Programming preferred.
  • Experience in CAD/CAM Nesting Software preferred.
  • 3 or more years operating and S/U experience on CNC equipment.
  • Experience in an industrial and/or manufacturing type environment.
  • Experience with DMG Mori CNC machines and HAAS is a plus.
Job Location
Cleveland, Tennessee, United States