CNC Press Operator

Superior Technical Ceramics is a leading materials technology provider specializing in advanced ceramic products for development and production programs.  Our St. Albans, Vermont campus features a state of the art processing equipment, ranging from automated presses to 5-axis machining centers, an advanced materials laboratory and specially designed facilities for industry leading OEMs.
The 160+ highly skilled employees bring together a range of scientific, engineering and manufacturing capabilities to provide leading solutions to the Aerospace, Industrial Process, Semiconductor, and Instrumentation Markets.
CNC Press Operator
The CNC Press Operator runs the machines, such as mechanical and isostatic presses, to efficiently produce quality ceramic components.

Requirements: 
  1. 1-2 years of prior machine operator/manufacturing experience a plus, or equivalent classroom experience
  2. Ability to read calipers and micrometers
  3. Attention to detail, with the ability to follow precise instructions and procedures
  4. High comfort level working with computers and related equipment
  5. Ability to work independently, and under the pressure of deadlines
  6. Strong shop math skills
  7. High mechanical aptitude      
  8. Disposition to problem solving and continuous improvement
Responsibilities: 
  1. Safely loads and unloads the production machines
  2. Runs the machines to make the finished product, staying focused despite the routine nature of the job
  3. Checks the quality of the finished product using the tools assigned
  4. Identifies non-conforming products and halts production when necessary
  5. Fills out SPC (statistical process control) sheets when applicable
  6. Keeps track of individual production by logging in/out of our MRP/Barcode system and counting completed parts
  7. Reads and follows routing instructions, and brings finished parts to the next department.
  8. Other duties as assigned, including but not limited to, performing a variety of other machining operations in any one of STC’s three production locations