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Mustad Hoofcare Group is the world’s largest manufacturer and seller of Hoofcare products, as well as the global leading supplier of equine hoofcare products with operations across 11 countries on five continents. Mustad Hoofcare Group aims to realize profitable and sustainable growth in order to create long-term value for their customers. Mustad Hoofcare Group has also exemplified strong growth through their dedication to their customers, employees, and communities.

Job Description

As a CNC Machinist, you will be responsible for setup, machining, programming, and inspection of work for any type of tooling. You will also demonstrate Mustad Hoofcare Group values, showing respect for and engagement with co-workers, especially as they contribute to a quality product and organization success.

Day to Day Responsibilities

  • Set up and machine all tooling required for making horseshoes, following all safety and SOP regulations and procedures, including Mustad Performance Systems (MPS)
  • Operate a minimum two (2) CNC machines at one time
  • Prepare, cut, and grind raw materials used in the horseshoe manufacturing process
  • Perform setup and run the Wire EDM and other equipment as needed
  • Prepare documents and reports as needed or requested with ERP software
  • Perform quality control checks on all jobs
  • Obtain cross training on all machines and cross train other machinists
  • Make recommendations on process improvements and changes
  • Perform other duties as requested by management
  • Operate during prolonged periods of standing and walking
  • Frequently lift up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift up to 50 pounds

Minimum Years of Experience

Possess training and/or certification in CNC machines operation. 3 years CNC experience (including setup experience). 5+ years of CNC experience may be considered in lieu of formal CNC training. Possess working knowledge of standard inspection tools. Ability to work independently with minimal supervision. Ability to train and coach others and contribute as a team member. Excellent problem-solving skills and blueprint interpretation. CNC (5-Axis) programming experience desired but not required. Mastercam/Solidworks experience strongly preferred but not required. Ability to frequently stoop, kneel, bend, balance, reach above shoulders, and crouch. Ability for frequent use of hands to feel, handle, touch, or manipulate and use foot/feet to operate machines. Specific vision requirements for this position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

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About Company
Active in the Hoofcare market for 180 years, Mustad Hoofcare Group is the world’s largest manufacturer and seller of Hoofcare products, serving the needs of farriers, horse owners, and veterinarians.

907 Southwest 15th Street, Forest Lake, Minnesota

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