Centerless Grinder


Indianapolis, IN

What you'll be doing

Mount and adjust track and locate spider; on thru feed work mount special push type carriage and adjust guide; place work on carriage and position pusher mechanism. Adjust angle of regulating wheel to pull work through properly. Determine number of pass to make according to the amount of out of roundness, section thickness etc. Run trial part and check visually for proper finish. Use various type of precision measuring instrument such as micrometer or indicator gauge to check for size, out of roundness, squareness of face etc. Periodically dress wheel and make any necessary adjustment to wheel, support blade, guide, speed or feed to maintain proper size and finish. Submit parts to supervisor or inspector for approval and resume work cycle. Move work around machine as needed. Notify supervision of circumstance out of the ordinary with machine, tool, gauge or material. Maintain oil or coolant level of machine as required. Move parts to designated area within the department and to designated area in other department for subsequent operation if required. Perform SPC & CPK auditing procedure as required. Fill out required document such as identification tag, scrap tag, hour by hour chart, setup log and any other document requested by supervision. Follow total productive maintenance instruction sheet on equipment where applicable and notify supervision of all malfunction. Maintain a clean and orderly work area at all time in accordance with 5-S procedure by using hand or portable power equipment such as broom, rag, mop, shovel, rotary brush, magnetic sweeper, paint and painting material, various cleaning compound and solution. Rearrange work area when requested by moving item such as tooling, cabinet and shelve where possible.

What your background should be

Requires the ability to read detailed written instructions and part specifications from part drawings and specification sheets, such as eccentricity, concentricity, total indicator reading, micro inch finish, squareness of face, etc. Requires sufficient job experience to perform work of a diversified skilled type involving the application of a variety of techniques in grinding cylindrical outer diameters on ball and roller bearing parts such as outer rings, inner rings, cartridges, etc. Requires the exertion of physical effort averaging over (20) pounds and up to and including (50) pounds intermittently in loading and unloading machine and checking parts and may occasionally exert an effort of over (50) pounds when changing grinding wheel or carriage and in moving containers of parts.

Required Schooling / Training

Not specified

Who is the client company

This is a growth-oriented, multi-platform industrial company with leading market shares and highly trusted brands that serve a diverse array of global end markets.
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