Rockwell Collins Machine Operator in Medley, Florida

B/E Aerospace

B/E Aerospace, a wholly owned subsidiary of Rockwell Collins Inc., is a leading manufacturer of aircraft interior products and solutions.

The Executive Aircraft Seating division manufactures interior products for business jets. Realize your full potential, in our dynamic and fast-paced environment where ideas, talents and experiences are valued. It is conveniently located between Miami and Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.

As a leader in the aerospace industry, we are growing rapidly and have a number of exciting positions available right now, including a Machine Operator in our Executive Aircraft Seating business located in Medley, FL.

JOB SUMMARY

Reporting to the Manufacturing Supervisor, the Machine Operator in the Sheet Metal department is responsible for operating similar production machines to perform similar operations or produce similar parts by a single or closely related step. Jobs are frequently of short duration, requiring frequent change in set up. Operator has limited control over product quality.

PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Operates (set-up, run) machines to manufacture a diverse range of products to fulfill customer requirements, according to production orders, work instructions, best practices and drawings.

  • Works from specific written or verbal instructions and general operating practices.

  • Makes routine adjustments/set ups of equipment for limited and readily definable and measurable variables such as length, temperature, or pressure.

  • Loads raw material into the machine, manually cycles, and unloads finished product.

  • Performs additional operations such as identifying, removing flash, gates or other excess material, lubricating product or tooling.

  • Checks product against fixed gauges routinely and adjusts set up accordingly.

  • Maintains production and equipment records.

  • Performs other related duties as required.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED

Normally receives no instruction on routine work, general instructions on new assignments.

JOB COMPLEXITY

Works on assignments that are moderately complex in nature where judgment is required in resolving problems and making routine recommendations.

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).

  • Minimum of two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Must be able to read blueprints and use precision measuring devices.

  • Experience using automated production equipment.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Previous sheet metal fabrication experience is preferred in the following: punch press, press break and laser machine.

LANGUAGE SKILLS

  • Ability to read a limited number of two- and three-syllable words and to recognize similarities and differences between words and between series of numbers.

  • Ability to print and speak simple sentences

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

  • Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's.

  • Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance

REASONING ABILITY

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.

  • Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk or hear; frequently required to walk; and occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The associate must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles; risk of electrical shock; vibration; and occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals.

The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

The above description reflects the details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be construed as a detailed descriptions of all the work requirements that may be performed in the job.

EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.