Machinist

Requisition ID:  27310
Job Location(s): 

Searcy, AR, US

Job Description

We have an immediate opportunity for Machinist ​to join us at our diverse team in Searcy, Arkansas.   The general machinist will report directly to the Manufacturing Supervisor.  The general machinist’s primary function is to set-up, adjust, operate several machining tools, and process parts through operation that meet quality and productivity standards of Danfoss and our customers.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following. 

  • Work from part drawings and specifications.
  • Set up, adjust, and operate several machine tools on standardized work where setup detail and operating procedures are prescribed, or operate and maintain setups on special and single purpose machines where operations may involve several progressive machining sequences.
  • Largely repetitive work where fixtures, machine stops and indexing devices are utilized to control critical tolerances or where dimensions are not difficult to maintain.
  • Care required to keep material holding fixtures or clamping devices clear of chips to ensure proper positioning of work and to recognize defective tooling and machine malfunctions and dimensional deviations.
  • Use scale, calipers, adjustable, direct reading, and fixed gauges to set up, operate and check work.
  • Employee must follow all safety rules, report all accidents or unsafe conditions to supervision immediately and wear all required personal protective equipment.
  • Employee is responsible for the quality of their work.  Employee is responsible for the housekeeping of his/her work area and should maintain these areas to the highest degree possible.
  • Attendance and punctuality are a key component in performing his or her job functions.  Perform other duties as assigned.

Background & Skills

The ideal candidate possesses these skills. 

  • High School diploma or equivalent. 
  • Blueprint reading certificate
  • Prefer one (1) to two (2) years of applied machine shop experience.  A formal job training or equivalent program to acquire a general knowledge of machining techniques, setup methods and operating procedures.
  • Ability to read blueprintnavigate a computer, and read and follow work instructions.
  • Must be able to work and communicate with others.  Must be able to adhere to all safety rules.  Ability to lift up to 40lbs.  Must be able to stand for extended periods of time.

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.  Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

 

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

 

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.