EDM Operator III Summary

Set-up and operates one or more EDM electrical discharge machines by applying knowledge of machine processes and methods for the production of metal parts.  Assists in programming jobs.

Training and Experience Requirements

  • 7 years minimum work experience, trade school, vocational education, or 4 year apprenticeship required with 3 years work experience.

Licenses Required

  • N/A

Specific Job Functions

  • Complete assigned tasks without supervision in a timely manner.

  • Knowledge of machine capacities in order to make accurate production process decisions.

  • Able to give tooling and fixture design specifications to other departments or outside vendor for manufacture.

  • Assist in training lower level employees.

Must have sufficient tools needed to perform job functions:

  • Test Indicator

  • Allen Wrench Sets (Standard and Metric)

  • 1”– 3” Micrometer

  • Safety Glasses

  • 6“ Caliper

  • Magnetic Base

  • 6” Rule

  • 12” Rule

  • Combination Square

  • Toolbox-rollaway