CMM Operator/Layout Technician
To dimensionally inspect all standard and complex castings, fixtures, and core assemblies following blueprint specifications by laying out reference lines, points, measuring dimensions, etc., operating all required inspection equipment. 

  • Performs casting layouts by using CMM, Portable CMM, Laser Scanner and White Light equipment utilizing Digital Analysis Software and manual measurement tools.
  • Perform casting layouts by using scriber to scribe lines on castings and verifies feature positions and shapes using precision measuring equipment to determine if existing dimensions meet blueprint specifications.
  • Complete dimensional discrepancy reports, layout reports, engineering lists, customer forms, etc. and reviews with Engineers, Department Supervisors or Pattern Making personnel.
  • Support FA projects and initiatives
  • Analyze castings of all complexities to determine the process for checking blueprint dimensions.  This includes evaluating accuracy of tooling points, the cutting planes and angles for saw operations and providing specific directions or assistance to Inspectors assigned to same P/N inspection.
  • Organize all equipment, materials, fixtures, measuring devices, etc. necessary to complete assigned job and check all documentation (blueprints, travelers, customer records, engineering change requests, special instructions, etc.).
  • Performs Target, Machining, Inspection or Core Assembly Fixture dimensional inspections using height gages, precision hand gages, dial indicators or computerized coordinate measuring machines to verify dimensional accuracy to casting drawing.
  • Write and update work instructions to support production inspection requirements.
  • Provide through feedback to manufacturing and engineering, on special interest findings through written and verbal instruction.
  • Host or co-host customer representatives from Quality Engineering and /or Purchasing in detailed review of dimensional inspection reports.
  • Perform routine maintenance and minor repair of equipment and contact Supervisor for major problems and repairs.
  • Maintain a clean, organized work area
  • Comply with all safety, DOT, HAZMAT and environmental policies and procedures
  • Ability to work overtime
  • Attendance
  • Work on/participate in special projects as needed or assigned by Management
  • Education: High school or equivalent.  Vocational or Technical school in areas such as drafting, pattern making, die making, etc. with additional emphasis on inspection preferred
  • Experience: 1 years in a manufacturing environment.  Knowledge and experience working with CMM, Portable CMM, CT Scanning, Laser Scanning Polyworks or Geomagic software preferred
  • Certifications/Licenses: N/A
  • Other Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:  N/A
  • Working Environment: Indoor working environment within various areas of a foundry facility
  • Required PPE: PPE varies throughout the plant, check with area Supervisor to ensure proper PPE is being used
  • Safety Glasses:  Needed in all areas of the plant
  • Steel toe shoes:  Needed in all areas of the plant

This is a non-management position
This is a full time position

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