Toro Company of Minnesota Prototype/CNC Machinist in Bloomington, Minnesota

Tracking Code 20180616 Job Description BASIC FUNCTION: Adjusts and operates lathes, milling machines, and computer numerically controlled machines, including 3D printers, to produce small quantities of prototype parts, temporary dies, models, and patterns in accordance with prints, sketches, or concepts. Must determine correct processes, machining sequences, and tooling requirements. Must do own programming, editing, and offset adjustments on all CNC equipment. Must be able to visualize, design and produce work holding and / or special tools required during the machining process utilizing current CAD and CAM software systems that are active in the PDL. Must operate any auxiliary equipment required. Does layout work to assist in development or review of prints and parts. Must perform total preventative maintenance of associated equipment. Parts must be made to print and process specifications. Responsible for own set-ups and inspection of parts produced. Responsible for following safety rules, producing quality workmanship, and for good housekeeping in and around the work area. Completion of all associated paper work and record keeping as required. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/TRADE KNOWLEDGE: High school diploma or equivalent. Two or more years of proven machining experience. Two or more years of proven CNC programming experience. Minimum of 48 months of combined experience in machining and CNC programming to be proficient in all aspects of the job. Core skills training in basic shop math, measuring tools, blueprint reading, and Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing, demonstrated equivalent knowledge is required. Proven previous machining experience on engine lathes, standard milling machines, and grinders. Additional classes: CNC Progressional Training or demonstrated equivalent knowledge and proven previous experience in CNC programming and equipment operation. Must be capable of using advanced mathematics, geometry, tables and handbook formulas. Knowledge in the use of respective inspection instruments required to inspect own parts. Trade knowledge in areas such as tool and die, jig and fixture, etc is helpful. Initiative & Ingenuity - A prototype machinist is required to organize own area, and use initiative and independent action in programming and setting up machines, developing work processes, fabricating required tooling, problem solving, and meeting parts delivery requirements. Physical Demands - This position will require occasional lifting of materials up to 25 pounds. Attention and Concentration - Employee will spend a high percentage of day in programming and machine set up. Parts are produced to close tolerances. This requires constant mental concentration and visual attention. Hourly Rate of Pay - $26-$29 per hour depending on experience. NOTE: Proven CNC programming experience must be demonstrated by successfully programming and producing an assigned test piece within the first four weeks of employment. Following introductory period, successful candidate is required to join the affiliated union. About The Toro Company: The Toro Company (NYSE: TTC) is a leading worldwide provider of innovative solutions for the outdoor environment including turf, snow and ground engaging equipment, and irrigation and outdoor lighting solutions. With sales of $2.4 billion in fiscal 2016, Toro's global presence extends to more than 90 countries. Through constant innovation and caring relationships built on trust and integrity, Toro and its family of brands have built a legacy of excellence by helping customers care for golf courses, landscapes, sports fields, public green spaces, commercial and residential properties and agricultural fields. For more information, visit . We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Job Location Bloomington, Minnesota, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular About Toro: Headquartered