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VIVA USA Inc Machine Operator in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Req Ref No: SRPAMO22-05 Location: Allentown, PA Duration: 11.0 months



CNC Machine Operation Experience or Manual Machine tool operation (lathes, grinders, milling machines) Experience with precision measuring devices and ability to describe their use; will be asked to measure something! Stable employment history (no job skipping, minimal gaps) Come prepared, presentable and show up on time SECOND SHIFT 2pm - 10pm

Essential Responsibilities:

Set-up and operate CNC and/or EDM machines to perform machining operations, fast hole drilling, graphite shaping on metal castings, forgings and bar stock according to specifications and set-up instructions, applying knowledge of machining methods. Study work instructions (mechanical drawings) and set-up instructions to determine machining required, dimensional specifications, work procedures and methods. Determine tool lengths, maintain tool change list and program measuring adjustments. Install work holding devices such as blocks and tooling on table of machine using hand tools. Lift work piece on table manually or with other material handling equipment and position and secure work piece on machine table or in holding device. Select and install tooling, place electrodes in automatic-tool-changer (if required) in sequence specified on process sheet. Observe numerical displays on control panel and compare with data on process sheet to verify dimensional adjustments, feed rates and speed of machining cuts. Check program at start of each shift. Inspect first-run piece, maintain measured dimension list. Record and inspect key dimensions for conformance to specifications using micrometer and precision dial gauges. Notify supervisor if machined first piece does not conform to specifications or of machine malfunction. Deburr all pieces as per specifications and good machining practice. Troubleshoot production problems. Troubleshoot production, machine and quality problems. Maintain tools and measuring instruments supplied by company. Maintain company production and quality standards. Report unusual problems or conditions to supervisor. Observe company safety rules and regulations. Perform, as assigned, other similar and related duties.


High School Diploma or GED equivalent

Minimum of one-year experience in EDM/CNC or tooling production or equivalent (equivalent being metronics tech school grad or similar program) Basic mechanical skills needed Proficient shop math skills


Ability to lift/push/pull at least 30 pounds, with or without reasonable accommodation Ability to work occasional weekend shifts Ability to work overtime as required Willingness to wear personal protective equipment, for example: safety glasses and safety shoes (also provide ear plugs, gloves, gowns and uniform)

Desired Characteristics :

Demonstrates positive attitude, strong work ethic, and self-motivation Has strong ethical stands and integrity Experience in manufacturing preferred Reading Comprehension - Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents Ability to follow written instructions and take verbal instructions for multiple assembly tasks in a manufacturing shop environment. Demonstrates strong communication and follow-up skills Able to work with computerized shop floor tools Strong team player and flexible-willingness to move to different areas Ability to work alone or as part of a team with minimal supervision Has a strong belief in Metem, a client Power business, and the exciting opportunities it is pursuing

VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.