Centerless Grinder Operator

EJ Basler Co
October 6, 2021
9511 Ainslie St, Schiller Park
Job Type


E. J. Basler in Schiller Park, IL is looking to hire a Centerless Grinder Operator.

Position Summary:

Sets up and operate centerless and double disc grinding machine to grind external or internal cylindrical or tapered surfaces of metal workpieces to blueprint specifications by performing the following duties.

Primary Duties

· Reads blueprint and job order for product specifications, such as dimensions, tolerances, and number of parts to be ground, and tooling instructions, such as grinding speeds, feed rates, holding fixtures, and grinding wheels to be used.

· Mounts grinding wheel and regulating wheel on spindles with wrenches.

· Dresses wheels to specifications, using dressing device.

· Moves controls to set specified grinding speeds, feed rates, and spacing between wheel faces.

· Positions and secures work rest at specified height, using wrenches.

· Lifts and positions workpiece manually or with hoist, and secures between wheels and on work rest. Starts machine and observes operation.

· Verifies dimensions of ground workpiece for conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments, such as micrometers, calipers, and preset gauges.

· Changes worn grinding wheels, using wrenches.

· May set up automatic work-feeding device. May grind nonmetallic materials. May be required to have experience with custom or production work or with particular material, product, or precision level, or with machine of particular size, type, or trade name. May use SPC techniques.

· Cleans machine, tooling and parts and removes chips from machine sumps when necessary.

· Performs preventative machine maintenance and minor repairs.

Education and Experience

· Graduation from high school or GED equivalent preferred.

· 2 years of related experience

EJ Basler Co is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

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