CNC Machinist

companyBarry-Wehmiller Companies
locationPhillips, WI 54555, USA
PublishedPublished: 1/5/2024
CNC Machinist
Full Time
About Us:
BW Papersystems, part of Barry-Wehmiller, combines extremely strong brands, innovative technologies and long-standing global experience in the corrugating and finishing, sheeting and packaging, and stationery, book-binding and security-documents industries. BW Papersystems brings together 11 brands-BW Bielomatik (BWB), BWP Zerand, Curioni, JAG SYNCHRO, K&H Machinery Co. Ltd., Kugler-Womako, MarquipWardUnited (MWU), SHM, VortX, WillPemcoBielomatik (WPB) and Wrapmatic-that synthesize manufacturing in the paper process industries. We offer market-leading technology for full corrugators in a variety of configurations, rugged rotary die cutters and flexo folder gluers, as well as starch-mixing systems. Customers rely on us for folio-size, cut-size and digital-size sheeting and packaging of paper, board and other materials. In addition, BW Papersystems' portfolio includes stationery, passport production and specialized paper-converting applications, as well as book-on-demand binding lines, digital print finishing and RFID processing technology.

Barry-Wehmiller is a diversified global supplier of engineering consulting and manufacturing technology for the packaging, corrugating, sheeting and paper-converting industries. By blending people-centric leadership with disciplined operational strategies and purpose-driven growth, Barry-Wehmiller has become a $3 billion organization with nearly 12,000 team members united by a common belief: to use the power of business to build a better world.

Job Description:

As the CNC Machinist, you will perform duties required to set up and efficiently operate two or more CNC machines to perform rough and finish milling, turning, drilling, reaming, tapping, facing, boring, and other operations on parts, following routings and prints and using knowledge of machine capabilities and shop math.


Essential Functions
  • Read and interpret blueprints, sketches, and technical data to determine tooling requirements, setup procedures, control sequences, spindle/tool coordinates, machining methods, tooling, and sequences.
  • Load program into machine controller or enter commands to retrieve pre-programmed routines, and continually inspect as needed.
  • Position parts relative to pre-programmed location using parallels, fixtures, shims, and other holding devices.
  • Set positions on control panel using offsets to prevent crashing of spindle into part or holding device.
  • Calculate and set machine controls to position spindle in relation to workpiece.
  • Start machine and monitor display and machine operation to detect malfunctions.
  • Enter commands or manually adjust machine controls to correct malfunctions or out of tolerance machining.
  • Confer with supervisor or programmer to resolve problems.
  • Follow prescribed rules for safety and cleanliness, maintaining work area and equipment in accordance with standards and policies for safe conduct and operation of equipment.
  • Report defective material, parts, equipment, and unusual conditions to leader.
  • Mount, align and secure tooling, attachments, and workpiece on machine.
  • Manipulate dials and switches to override program and correct machine performance, applying practical knowledge of machine operation.
  • Observe and listen to machine operation to detect malfunctions, such as worn or damaged cutting tools.
  • Measure finished parts for conformance to specifications, using precision instruments such as calipers, micrometers, dial indicators and gauges.
  • Instruct and assist other machinists with complex machining problems, setups and operations.
  • Manage machining jobs to ensure completion of required machining work within specified time frames.
  • Identify, communicate, and document improvements to procedures and processes.
  • Set up and operate multiple CNC machines effectively and efficiently that is required to the plan.
  • Comply with company standards for attendance and hours of work.
Skills and Abilities

Which may be representative but not all inclusive of those commonly associated with this position:
  • Apply common sense to carry out instructions given in written, oral or diagram form.
  • Deal with problems in standard situations encountered on the job.
  • Perform basic arithmetic with common and decimal fractions.
  • Understand and work with practical geometry such as circumference and properties of pairs of angles.
  • Communicate job related issues to teammates and leader.
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent is required with 4+ years of CNC Machine operating experience.
  • 2-year technical certification of a CNC or Machine relatable experience.

At Barry-Wehmiller we recognize that people come with a wealth of experience and talent beyond just the technical requirements of a job. If your experience is close to what you see listed here, please still consider applying. We know that our differences often can bring about innovation, excellence and meaningful work-therefore, people from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply to our positions. Please let us know if you require reasonable accommodations during the interview process.

Barry-Wehmiller is an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V This organization uses E-Verify.

Applicants may be subject to pre-employment screening which may include drug screening, reference checks, employment verifications, background screening and/or skills assessments.

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