Grind Operator
Hanover, PA 
Posted 22 days ago
Job Description

Equipment You Will Be Using:

Including but not limited to CNC, Lathe, Milling, Lapping, Grinding Machines, Finishing Machines

Job Description:

  • Operate a variety of set up and operate any machine in the Production Shaft Seal Shop to perform any operation on a wide variety of aerospace and industrial special production work in various size lots for grinding and finishing operations.
  • Generally falling within the milling, turning, boring, lapping, and abrasive machining procedures.
  • Move from operation to operation as necessary.
  • Work from oral and written instructions, prints, sketches, and process sheets. etc. Use precision measuring instruments to assure conformance to known standards.
  • Perform operator capable lubrication and service as needed.
  • Transport items and products.
  • Make minor adjustments, set-ups performed by others.
  • However, set-ups such as placing and blocking items and products on magnetic surfaces etc., are expected to be performed by operators.
  • Programming and troubleshooting can be required at times.
  • Maintain records and paperwork.
  • Assure work areas are kept in a neat, safe, clean, and orderly fashion.
  • Notify supervision of problems or difficulties.

Job Requirements:

  • Due to the nature of the work, US citizenship is required
  • Must be able to read and understand blueprints
  • Knowledge of measurement equipment such as gauges and mics
  • Machine programming knowledge a plus
  • Able to effectively work in an environment requiring considerable independent judgment, analysis, creativity, pragmatism, and self-motivation with customer focus.
  • Refers to supervisor for clarification of priorities, objectives, or policies.

SKF's mission is to be the undisputed leader in the bearing business. SKF offers solutions around the rotating shaft, including bearings, seals, lubrication management, condition monitoring and maintenance services. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in 2020 were SEK 74 852 million and the number of employees was 40,963.

The Aerospace Business Unit is responsible for Aerospace applications with a global responsibility for Sales, Manufacturing, Business development, Product and Process
Development. The Business Unit operates in a large number of countries and markets, all over the world and with a customer portfolio that includes all major players in the Aerospace industry. Our business is fully customer focused, with products specifically designed for an engine / airframe application and then produced in small quantities and small lots on highly flexible equipment. Extreme product range fragmentation, complex product design, very high-quality standards and traceability requirements are the peculiarity of our Business Unit. In Hanover, PA we produce Rings and Seals for the Aerospace and Industrial markets.

Rest and Relaxation. Enjoy a robust vacation policy and 13 paid holidays!

SKF Celebrates Diversity in the Workplace! We actively develop ourselves and our teams to enable outstanding delivery. Trust the strength of diverse teams and encourage agile ways of working.

Health and Wellness Benefits. SKF cares about the wellbeing of our employees. Many options for best in class medical and dental plans to fit your needs; and a wellness plan. Health and welfare benefits begins on the 1st of the month following 30 days of employment.

Invest in your Future. SKF offers amazing retirement options! Participate in our 401K program that boasts a 3% of all eligible 401k earnings contribution (100% Vested after 1 year of service).

SKF Cares! The four fundamental cornerstones of SKF Care - Business, Environment, Employees and the Community are critical for us to sustain long-term success.

Much more! Growth opportunities, voluntary critical illness coverage, voluntary legal plan, employee assistance program, life insurance, vehicle discount programs, mobile phone discounts, and with so many benefits to working for SKF, we could not name them all!

SKF is an equal employment/affirmative action employer. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, call the Human Resources department at 717-633-4304 to let us know the nature of your request.

The position is located Hanover, PA USA and will report to a Production Supervisor. Multiple positions and shifts available.
The Company Title for this position is: Shaft Seal Set Up & Operate Grind and Finish Operator

Reports to: Production Supervisor
Location: Hanover, PA
Job ID: 14083

Equal Opportunity Employer/Disable/Veterans


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
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