$5000 Sign On Bonus - Intermediate Machinist - 3rd shift

Date: Feb 12, 2019

Location: Minneapolis, MN, US, 55422

Tennant is a recognized leader in designing, manufacturing and marketing solutions for industrial and commercial markets, with more than $820 million in annual revenues. With a vision to become a global leader in water-based sustainable cleaning and other technologies, Tennant creates innovative solutions, such as our ec-H2O products, that are changing the way the world cleans.

 

Tennant employees work to create a cleaner, safer, healthier world.  Tennant is a company that cares about what it's doing, and the sustainability of its products, and works every day to develop new solutions that clean exceptionally well, but don't damage the environment.  Employees of Tennant Company work with a spirit of Stewardship. Very simply, Stewardship is a filter for our actions and decision-making, as we strive to leave things in better condition than when we found them. 

Tennant Company is currently seeking an Intermediate Machinist to work 3rd shift from 10:00 pm to 6:00 am Sunday night through Friday morning.  This role is responsible for successful operation of machining operations and producing quality parts. We are currently offering a $5,000 Sign On Bonus for the role.

 

GENERAL RESPONISIBILITIES: 

  • Set up and operate a variety of machine tools including but not limited to manual lathes, mills, and drill presses, to produce precision parts and instruments. 
  • Fabricate, modify, or repair mechanical instruments. 
  • Process is easily repeatable, requiring a low amount of troubleshooting and adjustment to yield a quality product.
  • Read engineering blueprints, and measuring devices such as caliper, micrometer, and other gauges used in machining
  • Continuous Improvement:
  • Focus on continuous improvement. Acts as agent of change on the shop floor by influencing peers.
  • Set up and operate a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments. 
  • Fabricate, modify, or repair mechanical instruments.  May also fabricate and modify parts to make or repair machine tools and maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, mathematics, metal properties, layout and machining procedures.
  • Process requires some troubleshooting and adjustment to build a quality product.
  • Performing tooling and programming prove-outs with manufacturing engineering. 
  • Safely set-up and operate a CNC Vertical Machining Center OR CNC Lathe while achieving and maintaining established quality and efficiencies standards.
  • Make parts to meet the requirements of Design and Manufacturing Engineering using proper tooling, inspection equipment and through proper set-up and operation of equipment.
  • Measure, examine, and test completed units in order to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments.

 

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION:

  • H.S. Diploma or Equivalent and Technical degree and 2 or more years of machinist experience

    OR

  • 5 or more years machinist experience
  • Machinist certificate preferred
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship

 

 

REQUIRED PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Requires standing 90% of shift
  • Frequent bending, twisting, squatting, and lifting with arms extended
  • Must be able to lift up to 45 lbs. Average part weighs 5 - 15 lbs
  • Requires good manual dexterity

ENVIRONMENTAL EXPOSURES:

  • Hearing and vision protection required in all areas
  • Safety shoes required in all areas
  • Exposure to oil, grease, dust, metal particles, sparks, sharp edged materials

SAFETY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Exposed to hazards/risks that require body protection (gloves, pants, steel toes, sleeves, safety glasses, etc.).

 

REQUIRED INTERPERSONAL & BEHAVIORAL SKILLS:

  • Ability to problem-solve.
  • Ability to concentrate on tasks, make decisions and work calmly and effectively in a high-pressure, deadline oriented environment.
  • Willingness to be flexible with time and adjust to a changing work environment.
  • Ability to build and maintain positive relationships, both internally and externally, while maintaining a client service orientation.
  • Ability to use sound judgment and discretion in dealing with highly confidential information.
  • Consistent attendance either onsite or remotely as needed by the business.
  • Ability to take direction and accept supervision.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, organize and accurately prioritize work, be detail-oriented, understand when urgency is required and use good judgment in varied situations.
  • Must be able to set-up and operate at least two of the fabrication processes (Radial Drill, Saws and Single Spindle Drills) while achieving and maintaining established quality and efficiency standards.
  • Make parts to meet the requirements of Design and Manufacturing Engineering using proper tooling, inspection equipment and through proper set-up and operation of equipment.
  • Measure, examine, and test completed units in order to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments.
  • Applies basic and intermediate level skills.  Moderate comparable complexity of fabrication processes requires longer training period.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Windows and SAP

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Tennant Company is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made on the basis of individual skill, ability, reliability, productivity, and other factors important to performance. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, veteran status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other basis protected by state or federal law or local ordinance.


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