Senior Machinist

Place Malaysia

Discipline Engineering, Machining

Graduation level Higher vocational education

Amount of hours 40

Experience Professional, Senior

Date added: 07-12-2018

Job description

A Senior Machinist should be scheduling jobs for Machinists’ ensuring machine utilisation.


Key duties an responsibilities
  • Scheduling jobs for Machinists’ ensuring machine utilisation.
  • Ensuring that work carried out by Machinists’ meet the required quality as stated in customer specifications.
  • Identifying and solving process / manufacturing issues.
  • Drive continuous improvement using problem-solving tools / skills.
  • Provide training and guidance to other Machinists’ to complete their job efficiently.
  • Operating of high precision 3-axis / 4-axis / 5-axis CNC machines.
  • Setting up and operating machines including trial runs to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data.
  • Verification of dimensions for partially finished and finished parts using designated measuring devices. Ensure that required records are duly completed.
  • Installation of machined replacement parts in mechanisms, machines, and equipment. Test operation of units to ensure functionality and performance.
  • Proper control and ensure all functions operate properly to achieve high quality hardware as per standard time set.
  • Confirm with engineers, manufacturing personnel, programmers or others to resolve machining or assembly problems.
  • Complete ad-hoc tasks assigned by Line Management as and when required.
  • Compliance to ISO requirements, company policies and procedures.
  • Practice “5S” to maintain a clean and safe working environment.


Required knowledge, competences and skills
  • Diploma / Degree in Engineering (Electrical / Electronic and Mechanical) or equivalent.
  • 5 years of relevant work experience with extensive knowledge of functioning, operating and setting of 3-Axis / 4-Axis /5-axis CNC machines.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings.
  • Proficient in the use of common measuring equipment.

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