Nidec Production Machinist in North Mankato, Minnesota

Carries through to completion with minimum supervision the machining and fitting of all kinds of metal parts, tools, and machines. Interprets engineering drawings, blueprints, sketches, written specifications and schematics to properly lay out and perform work. Sets up and operates all available machines and machine tools and performs progressive machining operations on work involving very close tolerances or unusual requirements. Determines operation sequences. Uses skillfully all machinists' hand tools and determines machinability of metals to determine proper tooling selection (geometry) and application (fields, speeds). Requires experience, trade skill and knowledge of machine shop practice. Operation of CNC machines including working knowledge of programming fundamentals is required. Work produced must consistently meet specification. Monitor coolant quality and change coolant as required. Daily/weekly TPM tasks must be performed with accuracy and consistency. Acquired by two years of machine shop vocational school education or 10,000 hours of applied machine shop experience. Performs other duties as designated by supervisor in the same salary grade or below. Must be a US Citizen Starting pay is commensurate with pay grade/computer integrated machining education/experience.