Cell Machine Spec B

Location: Commerce, California US


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Job Number: 12792

Position Title:

External Description:
Cell Machine Spec B

Company: Monogram Aerospace Fasteners

Primary Location: 3423 S Garfield Avenue, Commerce, CA 90040 USA

Employment Type: Hourly | Full-Time

Function: Manufacturing Production / Distribution

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Main Duties & Responsibilities


Completely and independently sets-up and operates (machines running) no less than three Assembly Traubs, while maintaining a high degree of quality standards. There could be as many as 3 set up’s or 3 machines running (maximum), or a combination of both. Generally runs core and common product as required by the Assembly department with high quality and productivity standards.

Machines surfaces of various types of metals to specifications and close tolerances. Understands and knows how to read product blue prints. Uses precision measuring instruments. Selects tools, fingers, cams, wheels, spacers etc. for proper set-up, and make minor repairs to machines. Troubleshoots and fixes most production problems with part or machines and takes corrective actions necessary. Seeks assistance as needed.

Description of Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

Include the following. Other duties may be assigned as necessitated by Company production requirements. Under supervision with general direction and periodic review performs the following:

  • Sets-up and operates Assembly Traubs machines and tools accordingly to run the job. Performs calibration, adjustment, layout, safe operating procedures etc. per requirements on highly complex tools and products. Troubleshoots any production problems with parts or machines and takes any corrective actions necessary.
  • Measures, marks and scribes stock for machining requirements. Verifies dimensions, alignments and clearances to specifications. Visually or with various precision measuring instruments such as calipers, micrometers, gauges, etc. checks product for accuracy. Sets specific machine speeds, feed rates and spacings per task requirements and optimum quality and productivity. Performs machining to close tolerances (± .0001) as called out by blueprints/documentation.
  • Provides necessary counts, processes documentation correctly, and
    maintains daily production logs using computer software applications or
    production worksheets. Keeps interim records for subassemblies, material,
    tooling, rework, etc. while in the cell. Uses knowledge of Statistical Process
    Control (SPC) where applicable.
  • Uses advanced Machine Shop Theory to understand specifications such as blueprints, sketches, models or descriptions, or verbal orders, and visualizes product to determine dimensions, tolerances and parts to be machined. Uses advanced machining procedures, advanced tooling princ8iples and techniques, and concepts of efficiency of optimizing sequence of operations.
  • Works as an active team member by participating in problem solving, team building, and all other team activities to improve the processes, productivity, quality, etc. of the production operations in a cell. Uses interpersonal skills as well as good written and verbal communications. Assists other cell members as required .
  • Understands and executes 3-pan method. Ensures to verify that product is conforming to dimensions required before mixing with product that has already been identified as acceptable.
  • Works patiently and professionally with Qualifiers as they dictate adjustments needed to qualify product. Understands importance and provides quality and courteous service to qualifiers and other assembly personnel to efficiently keep product flow through the department.
  • Must be able to work together with the next or previous shift operator and effectively communicate during a shift changeover any issues with the machine or product, any special requirements, or instructions.

  • Qualifications


    Demonstrated ability to read and write English of a level required in Company shop documents and computer software entry and processing requirements. Must be capable of applying mathematical operations including using fractions and decimals and basic geometry, as required by cell machining operations. Generally equivalent to ninth grade level. Must be able to read blueprints. Must be able to use precision measuring instruments such as calipers and micrometers comparators and torque testers


    Requires 3 years work experience or equivalent skills and advanced knowledge in the set-up and/or operation of a major machine tool, as well as other tools and equipment which are similar or comparable to those used by the Company and which are necessary to fulfill job requirements. Must have read precision measuring instruments such as calipers and micrometers. Must have demonstrated ability to read blueprints similar or comparable to those used in machining operations by the Company.

    City: Commerce

    Location_formattedLocationLong: Commerce, California US

    State: California

    Community / Marketing Title: Cell Machine Spec B

    Company Profile:

    Requisition Number: 745

    EEO Employer Verbiage:

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    TriMas Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.