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Position Summary

We are currently seeking a Manufacturing Technician for our Newton, MA location. Under the direction of the supervisor, incumbent sets up and operates all equipment associated with the Plant 6 Machine Shop, including; Lathes, milling machines, and drill presses. Operation of other equipment that support the manufacture of tantalum and niobium products will also be required.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities

  • Programs, sets up and operates both manual and CNC turning centers
  • Programs, sets up and operates 3-axis CNC milling equipment
  • Sets up and operates the UT plate scanner and the water jet cutter
  • Interpret drawings and plan work in a proper operational sequence
  • Selects and sets “speeds” and “feeds” based on material being processed
  • Uses precision measuring tools to verify that all work is completed within the required tolerances
  • Inspects and maintains all tooling required to support the machining process
  • Performs troubleshooting and routine preventative maintenance tasks on production equipment
  • Required to process material samples as required
  • Follows prescribed safety rules and regulations and standard operating procedures to ensure personal safety and high product quality
  • Maintains work area in a clean, safe, and orderly condition by following 5S Standard Work practices
  • Cross train in other process areas as time permits

Required Experience & Qualifications

  • Requires a vocational degree or equivalent
  • 3 years of manufacturing experience is preferred
  • Must possess excellent mechanical and troubleshooting skills
  • Experience in turning and milling equipment required
  • Must have the ability to keep neat and accurate records

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H.C. Starck offers a highly competitive compensation along with excellent benefits, including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k) with company match. Email your resume to

H.C. Starck Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer supporting diversity in all our business practices.

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