Terex Corporation

  • Machine Operator - North Bend

    Location US-WA-North Bend
    Posted Date 2 months ago(5/15/2018 2:13 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
  • Overview:

    Genie Industries/Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP), a business segment of the Terex Corporation, is headquartered in Redmond, WA with branch offices worldwide; we manufacture material lifts, aerial work platforms, trailer-mounted booms and light towers, telehandlers, scissor lifts and self-propelled telescopic and articulating booms. 


    Position:  Machine Operator 


    Responsibilities and Scope:


    Operates equipment and other related machining/fabrication equipment in a production environment.


    Essential Functions (Listed in order of % of time)


    • Plans and participates in tool selection and work set up.
    • Sets up and operates machines to cut, shape, or form metal work pieces to specifications. Reviews setup sheet and specifications to determine setup procedures, cutting sequence, and dimensions of finished product.
    • Attaches fixture to machine bed and positions and secures the work piece in the fixture according to the setup instructions using clamps, bolts, hand tools, power tools, and measuring instruments such as rules and calipers.
    • Assembles and positions cutting tools in tool holders and/or spindles specified for that machine.
    • Manipulates controls and enters commands to a specified start point, then starts the machine. Observes and listens to machine operation to detect malfunctions.
    • May perform simple adjustments to the machine.
    • Changes cutting tools and location of work pieces during the machining process as specified in the setup instructions.
    • Measures work pieces for conformance to specifications, using measuring devices such as micrometers, tape measures, and gauges.
    • Applies “Just in Time” production techniques to promote maximum machining operations.
    • Maintains records related to completed machine operations to provide up-to-date reference for scheduling.
    • Performs other duties as assigned that support the overall objective of the position. 


    Minimum Qualifications


    • Knowledge and SkillsWorking knowledge of the procedures and techniques, materials, tools, equipment, layouts and set-ups used in the operation of cutting and machining on fabrication equipment. Requires a basic knowledge of machine equipment maintenance. Must have an in-depth knowledge of safe work practices. Working knowledge of reading and interpreting blueprints. Must possess good communication and interpersonal skills.


    • AbilitiesThe ability to perform all of the essential duties in the area machine operations with minimal supervision is required. Team Member must be able to use and maintain all of the tools and equipment used during the routine performance of duties. Must be able to read and use micrometers, gauges, calipers, and other measuring and inspection equipment. Requires ability to identify and analyze machine operation problems and communicate with maintenance. Must be able to understand and follow oral and written instructions, maintain routine records and interpret plans and specifications. Must be able to perform arithmetic operations quickly and accurately.


    • Working ConditionsWorks in a manufacturing environment that requires moving equipment weighing up to 50 pounds, bend, pull, push and stand for long periods of time.


    • Education and ExperienceThe position requires a minimum of two years experience operating tube benders and production saws, a good working knowledge blueprint reading, and precision measurement. Experience operating multi-types of forklifts is preferred.  



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