Machine Shop Supervisor in Peabody, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/22/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Peabody, MA
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    (781) 496-4360

Job Description

Volt is in search of a Machine Shop Supervisor to join our client in the contract manufacturing space who has grown significantly over the past couple of years and plans to continue steady growth in next couple of years. Experienced Machinists looking to take the next step in their career are encouraged to apply!

Responsibilities / Duties

  • Monitor all Machinist and Operators daily performances within the work cells
  • Train all employees in the proper shop processes that must be performed during the course of a work day
  • Manage machinist training and development program with OJT mapping for specific Operators development
  • Perform spot checks on critical parts and processes to aid in performance assessments and coaching
  • Review spot checking results / requirements job to job with operators, share best practices and improvements
  • Drive 5S execution with team insuring tooling and fixtures properly managed by shop personnel
  • Fill specific machining skill gaps for various parts and processes as defined, ie. working lead

Education / Experience / Skills:

  • Proven set up machinist 10+ yrs experience machining stainless steel and similar metals in prototype manufacturing or similar environment. High mix, set up and cut over experience is a must
  • Familiar with lean manufacturing technics and methodologies, experienced driving Continuous Improvement
  • Experience developing Operators to Machinists, with examples of past successes and failures
  • Strong ability to read drawing packages and drive process documentation
  • Experience with Mazak CNC controllers, Pallet changing systems, related fixturing methods, and familiarity with EDM and varying material types such as aluminum, steel and copper

VOLT is an equal opportunity employer