Maintenance Machinist

Location Norcross, Georgia Job Number 173324 Brand The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Description

Summary:

The machinist is a hands-on position reporting to the mechanical maintenance department. Position will assist in the day-to-day operations of the plant. Will install, repair, machine and maintain all types of mechanical and HVAC equipment throughout the facility.


Job Duties and Tasks:

  • Troubleshoots and repairs production equipment.
  • Perform routine PM's as assigned in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for work area and promptly respond to all trouble calls.
  • Report on all work done and parts used.
  • May be required to assist other departments or any other part of building as required.
  • Studies blueprints, sketches, machine parts or specifications to determine type and dimensions of metal stock required.
  • Measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points on metal stock surfaces, using such measuring and marking devices as calibrated ruler, micrometer, caliper, and scriber.
  • Dismantles machine or equipment, using hand tools or power tools, to examine parts for defect or to remove defective part.
  • Replaces defective part with new part or repairs or reproduces part from various kinds of metal stock, using hand tools, such as scraper, file, and drill, and machine tools, such as lathe, milling machine, shaper, borer, and grinder.
  • Assembles and test operates machine to verify correction of malfunction.
  • Maintains and lubricates machine tools and equipment.
  • May weld parts using arc or gas welding equipment.

Qualifications

Education:
High School Diploma/GED or Equivalent Experience
Experience:
Journeyman Machinist with 4 years' experience. Basic mechanical knowledge including welding and pipe fitting. HVAC experience a plus. Working knowledge of MS Office.
Additional Requirements:
Good communication and interpersonal skills, ability to take initiative, ability to work in a fast paced, diverse-team environment, ability to take and follow instructions, but also trouble shoot equipment and make repairs unsupervised, making parts as required, and to work overtime, and holidays as required. Prefer experience with running Lathe, Milling Machine, and Surface Grinder.
Interface Requirements:
Internal Contacts: Work with all the production departments
External Contacts: Outside vendors

COX.326


Cox Media Group (CMG) is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company that also includes the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa.  The company’s operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations; more than 60 radio stations; six daily newspapers, more than a dozen non-daily publications; and more than 100 digital sites and services, like Rare.us, Clark.com, Dawg Nation, SEC Country, Hookem.com, and All22. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 31 million TV viewers, more than 3.5 million newspaper readers, and nearly 15 million radio listeners.  For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.



Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-GA-Norcross-6455 Best Friend Road

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing