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Machine Shop Machine Operator

Location: KITTERY, ME, United States
Job Family : Manufacturing
Job Type : Regular
Posted : Nov 20, 2020
Job ID: 19014

Job Description
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With annual sales of $14.3 billion in fiscal year 2019, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company has operations in 50 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 63 consecutive fiscal years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index.

Operate production machines performing a normal range of primary and secondary operations to produce quality component parts. Starting Wages of $16.40, Up to $17.70 after 1 Year!

Essential Elements:

  • Operate one or several production machines simultaneously.
  • Inspect parts completing SPC charts and note any trends indicating potential problems. Report defective parts to lead person or setup and operate personnel.
  • When required, make simple machine adjustments to correct problems, referring more complex problems to either setup and operate person or lead person. Ensure adequate supply of correct material is at machines to satisfy production requirements.
  • Perform machine preventive maintenance, ensuring adequate levels of lubricating and cutting oils. Remove chips from base and into carts.
  • Maintain manufacturing order (MO) and pull card integrity by producing appropriate quantities in proper sequence of operations.
  • Ensure drawing and setup sheets are properly filed and maintained at point of use location.
  • Move materials as necessary in the performance of duties or as directed. Detect and report improper operation of faulty equipment and unusual conditions to the supervisor. Maintain quality standards.
  • Load and unload material such as rod stock, resin and casting.
  • Ensure work area and equipment are maintained in a clean, safe and orderly condition and that prescribed safety measures and procedures are followed.
  • Perform other duties as requested or required.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent and 1-3 years of manufacturing experience in similar environment preferred.
  • Able to read and understand blueprints, route sheets, and test specifications.
  • Must be familiar with the use of Vernier calipers, drop gauges, and plug gauges. Must be familiar with the torque gun setting machine, and know how to adjust the torque.
  • Demonstrate effective verbal, written, and basic computer skills.
  • Possess effective interpersonal communication skills, as well as the ability to work in a team environment.
  • Physical Demands:

  • May work at different workstations as production needs require, or shift from one station to another, during the assembly process.
  • Work performed in a manufacturing environment.
  • Light to medium physical effort equal to frequent lifting or moving of lightweight to medium weight material.
  • Regularly required to sit, stand, and bend.
  • Regularly lift and/or move up to ten pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

    Parker is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Parker is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job related reasons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. U.S. Citizenship/Permanent Resident is required for most positions. (“Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/VEVRAA Federal Contractor”) If you would like more information about Equal Employment Opportunity as an applicant under the law, please go to and
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