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2221 Washington St.
Grafton, WI 53024

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Prototype Machinist

Summary:  Supports Engineering and Production efforts by fabricating prototypes, tooling and fixtures utilizing a variety of complex CNC and manual machining equipment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 
• Works with Engineering on new product designs, including prototype machining of components, fabricating and assembling prototype models and participating in product design meetings.
• Supports production by fabricating tooling and fixtures for various manufacturing operations.
• Studies prints, sketches, models or specifications to plan sequences of operations for fabricating tools, dies or assemblies.
• Programs, sets up and operates CNC machines such as lathes, milling machines, etc. to bore, grind or otherwise shape parts to prescribed dimensions and finishes.
• Performs manual production machining processes that include assembly/pinning operations.
• Assists production as needed.
• Programs and operates Fanuc Wire EDM.
• Researches and develops Laser/Welding capability.
• Researches and designs/builds Electopolish system and racking.
• Inspects components to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments.
• Accurately completes production and quality documents.
• Maintains a professional working relationship and effectively communicates with employees, managers, vendors, customers and regulatory agencies.
• Understands and complies with company policies and procedures, regulatory requirements and safety regulations.
• Regular attendance at work is required.

• High school diploma or general education degree (GED); two years or more related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.



Gauthier Biomedical is an equal opportunity employer.