Turn/Mill Machinist 2nd or 3rd Shift

At the forefront of advanced materials innovation for more than 75 years, Kennametal Inc. is a global industrial technology leader delivering productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 11,000 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated nearly $2.1 billion in revenues in fiscal 2017. Learn more at www.kennametal.com


This position works under the supervision of the Supervisor Production, or in his/her absence, the designee.  Duties are performed without constant supervision.  Assignments are made daily and results are reviewed daily or as needed. This position requires:  (1) a high school diploma or general equivalency diploma; (2) understanding of basic math, blueprint reading and gauge-reading; and (3) ability to understand written and oral instructions and communicate with supervisors and coworkers; (4) Basic knowledge and understanding of computer applications and software; (5) must be able to lift 40 lbs. throughout the day. Certification as a Journeyman in the metal trades industry, current enrollment in an Apprentice Machinist Program or previous machining experience is preferred.  Previous manufacturing experience is preferred. Accountability Safety: Perform pre-operation checks for both individual machines and work area. Perform safety inspections required for individual machines and associated equipment.Work in a safe manner consistent with safety policies and procedures.Production: Setup and operation of a variety of conventional and CNC machine tool(s) working on part features using prescribed tooling, gauging, and methodsQuality: Manufacture, inspect, and respond accordingly to resolve issues ensuring parts meet established requirements Delivery: Support functions and process shop orders to meet established due dates.Cost: Responsible for tracking and problem solving of the materials used and efficient equipment use to reduce cost.Inventory: Responsible for management of WIP, raw and semi-finished materials.  Perform cycle counts as specified.Lean: Participate in lean events and utilize lean processes in daily dutiesTPM: Perform daily required TPM on associated equipment5S: Perform daily required 5S activities for work areaMetrics: Perform daily activities associated with gathering and posting established metricsData: Accurate and timely recording of required data (i.e. Production, quality etc) 
Kennametal, Inc.
Full time
New Market, Virginia 22844, US