Boring Mill Operator
- Job Title
- Boring Mill Operator
- Requirement ID
- Begin Date
- Fraser, MI 48026
- Other Location
Verify conformance of machined work to specifications, using measuring instruments, such as calipers, micrometers, or fixed or telescoping gauges.
Study machining instructions, job orders, or blueprints to determine dimensional or finish specifications, sequences of operations, setups, or tooling requirements.
Select and set cutting speeds, feed rates, depths of cuts, and cutting tools, according to machining instructions or knowledge of metal properties.
Install tools in spindles.
Change worn cutting tools, using wrenches.
Position and secure workpieces on tables, using bolts, jigs, clamps, shims, or other holding devices.
Move machine controls to lower tools to workpieces and to engage automatic feeds.
Turn valves and direct flow of coolants or cutting oil over cutting areas.
Operate single- or multiple-spindle drill presses to bore holes so that machining operations can be performed on metal or plastic workpieces.
Establish zero reference points on workpieces, such as at the intersections of two edges or over hole locations.
-Tools used in this occupation:
Boring tools — Horizontal boring mills; Jig boring machines Gage block set — Gauge blocks; Precision gauges Gauges or inspection fixtures — Surface gauges; Telescoping gauges Mainframe console or dumb terminals — Computer terminals Shim — Shims Workshop presses — Computerized numerical control CNC drill presses; Multiple spindle drill presses; Radial drill presses; Single spindle drill presses Industrial control software — Computerized numerical control CNC software Inventory management software — Automated inventory software Spreadsheet software — Microsoft Excel Word processing software — Microsoft Word
- Required Skills
Minimum 5 years exp.
DeVleig exp. is good to have and or Horizontal or Verticale Saddle Type Boring Mill exp. is good have