United Technologies Corporation EDM Operator in West Des Moines, Iowa

Job ID: 70627BR

City: West Des Moines

State: Iowa

Country: United States

Category: Operations

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar withus.

Do you want to be a part of a global business, creating innovative solutions for the aerospace industry’s biggest customers? This is the core of what we do in the Electric, Environmental & Engine Systems (ES) business. Our major product lines are on-board virtually every aircraft flying. Be it keeping passengers safe with our emergency power generation systems, or creating a positive in flight experience through reliable cabin pressure controls and quieter engines, ES focuses on delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. We hire the top people in the industry. Their ideas drive our performance, and their integrity keeps our customers happy. Join us as we take flight!

EDM Operator I is deemed as an entry position with no certification required. The purpose for an operator at thjs level is to learn and train on the basic understandings of all EDM specific operations. Operators are required to set up and operate a variety of EDM equipment to produce precision parts under direct supervision by a more senior EDM operator (level II or above). Operator follows and complies with established standard work practices under general supervision in efforts to obtain verification within 120 days. Typically refers problems or deviations to more experienced operators including Lead Technicians, supervisors, or engineers.

Primary Responsibilities :

  • Learn how to set up and operate computerized EDM centers according to standard work.

  • Learn how to adjust machine feed/servo speeds and changing of tools per EDM specifications.

  • Learn how to read and interpret blueprints and specifications.

  • Understand and follow quality testing techniques.

  • Learn how to inspect product using precision gauges measuring instruments and equipment.

  • Demonstrate proficiency in Manufacturing Documentation and Labor Transactions.

  • Accurately complete production documentation and performs necessary labor transactions.

  • Support and follow all rules/guidelines/standards set by EHS, Quality, and CI functions as set by your leader and position.

  • Actively participate in the Continuous Improvement process as well as safety related activities.

  • Over 40 hours per week as scheduled to meet business needs.

  • All other duties as assigned including working extended shifts/overtime as required by the business.

Work Environment:

  • Minimal travel required (<10%)

  • Willingness to work nonstandard hours

  • Some Holiday hours may be required based on business need

  • Working extended shifts/overtime as required by the business

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Manufacturing background preferred.

  • Manual dexterity to perform tasks associated with EDM operations.

  • Ability to learn how to read and understand prints.

  • Basic computer proficiency (e-mail, print documents, internet) and ability to learn how to operate a computer to access prints and/or specified work instructions.

  • Basic shop math including knowledge of Geometric Tolerances.

  • Basic proficiency with identifying, analyzing and resolving problems.

  • Ability to learn basics of the position within first 3 months of employment.

  • Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of employees and management.

Education:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

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United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Manufacturing background preferred.

  • Manual dexterity to perform tasks associated with EDM operations.

  • Ability to learn how to read and understand prints.

  • Basic computer proficiency (e-mail, print documents, internet) and ability to learn how to operate a computer to access prints and/or specified work instructions.

  • Basic shop math including knowledge of Geometric Tolerances.

  • Basic proficiency with identifying, analyzing and resolving problems.

  • Ability to learn basics of the position within first 3 months of employment.

  • Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of employees and management.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.