Westlake Pipe & Fittings, a Westlake company (NYSE:WLK), is the second-largest polyvinyl chloride pipe and fittings manufacturer in North America. With 35 manufacturing and distribution locations, the company supplies gasketed, solvent weld and restrained joint pipes and a wide range of fittings for a diverse list of markets including municipal water and sewer, plumbing, water well, pool and spa, and agricultural and turf irrigation. Westlake Pipe & Fittings is an industry leader in product development with Certa-Lok spline-lock technology and product systems that are focused on building a better foundation. To learn more, visit the website at and follow us on , and .
SO WHY WESTLAKE PIPE & FITTINGS?
We believe in creating a supportive and inclusive culture that empowers and encourages our associates to succeed through individual achievement and teamwork. A career at Westlake Pipe & Fittings, is enriched with an innovative spirit, high work ethic, and rewarding experiences. We foster a culture that supports professional development, personal growth, and opportunities for advancement.
COMPETITIVE PAY & BENEFITS
Summary: Repair and building of highest quality complex tooling without direction in most efficient time. Must have willing attitude.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The primary responsibility of the MACHINE SHOP MACHINIST is to safely and efficiently perform top-quality operational duties on a daily basis which include (but are not limited to) the following:
Must be able to run standard lathe, mill, grinder
Must able to work alone
Must be capable of starting and completing projects
Must be able to instruct others working with him/her
Must be able to run CNC machines
Provide manufacturing with correct tooling components, solve problems such as prints - tooling differences
Train others, provide leadership, provide manufacturing with low cost tooling and correct tooling components.
Any other duties as assigned by supervision or management.
Supervisory Responsibilities: None
Qualifications: Certificate of completion from an accredited machine shop or tool and die vocational school with CNC training as part of the curriculum.
Education and/or Experience: High School or GED and machine shop and tool and die school preferred. Minimum of 3-5 years' experience in a professional machine shop.
Language Skills: Ability to read and comprehend sufficient English to follow work instructions and able to read and understand engineering drawings.
Mathematical Skills: Basic mathematical skills and a solid understanding of engineering drawings/tolerances required.
Reasoning Ability: Must be able to handle stress of holding close tolerances and meeting schedules, mentally alert, safety conscious, communicate verbally well with others, receive and follow instructions and get along well with others.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: Ability to earn and keep a forklift license.
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Must be able to lift 50 pounds, climb, drive and operate equipment. - CNC lathe, CNC mill, CNC horizontal mill, all conventional machinery.
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Exposed to noise, grease, coolants, metal and aluminum shavings, grinder dust, oil and dust.
General Job Duties: machining in a professional machinist shop
Line Operation: N/A
Quality Control & Auditing: N/A
Westlake Management Services, Inc. is proud to offer equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants to join our company and to succeed as members of our team regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, disability, genetic information, marital status, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.