Tool and Cutting Grinder

Operator, Tool and Cutter

Minimum ? Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

Preferably minimum experience of up to 1 year in relevant field

The tasks a Grinder, Tool and Cutter is expected to perform include:

Grinding machine tools and cutter to correct specifications by special grinding machines and wheel

Studying drawings and other specifications to understand the nature of grinding operation required

Mounting cutting tool to be ground on machine using dividing head, jig or fixture as required

Manipulating swivel tables, wheel head and work holding device, guide finger, etc.

Setting speed and feeding machine according to nature of work and wheel used

Grinding proper angles, clearance, flutes, etc. as required on tool or cutter set

Checking the cutter with gauge or measuring instrument while grinding to ensure accuracy

Ensuring that no part of work gets burnt or damaged while grinding

Changing grinding wheel and position of tool as and when required

Basic knowledge of grinding machines and wheels

Skilled in studying engineering and related drawings

Skilled in using cutting fluid to avoid damage of any working part

Basic knowledge of appropriate fan and cutter speed

Not applicable

Attention to detail

Analytical skills

Problem-solving skills

Team player

Decision-making ability

It is not a desk job

Need to handle a team of workers

Local travelling is not part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are not available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available in some companies

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?This job is suitable for candidates with One Leg (OL) and those who have their Hearing Impaired (HH)

The job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous as per The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)

For freshers - INR 28,000 to INR 32,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Overview of Capital Goods & Manufacturing Sector in India

India?s manufacturing sector is on a high growth trajectory. According to the National Manufacturing Competitiveness Council (NMCC), it is set to contribute 25% in the country?s GDP. Strong growth has been accompanied by a change in the nature of the sector ? evolving from a public sector dominated set-up to a more private enterprise driven one with global ambitions. Manufacturing accounts for a large chunk of Indian industry, a fact borne out by the sector?s 75.5 per cent share in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP).

This above mentioned data and increasing positive sentiment in the market makes the future of the manufacturing sector in India a very viable one. Also, this creates ample job opportunities for professionals such as Grinder, Tool and Cutter, making it a great career path in the future.

Manufacturing industry

Automotive companies

Iron and steel industry

Cities and towns across India

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Various private and government institutes across India

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