Textron Hone Operator - 2nd shift in Wichita, Kansas

Hone Operator - 2nd shift



To perform precision honing and internal finishing.


Works from blueprints, shop routers, written and oral instructions to perform the following principal duties:

I. Sets-up and operates honing machines to perform precision honing and internal finishing.

a. Selects, mounts, and adjusts chuck.

b. Selects and makes stone recommendations.

c. Sets height and depth of stroke.

d. Determines and sets spindle speed.

e. Sets automatic expansions head.

f. Removes and replaces worn out abrasive pads.

II. Uses precision measuring instruments which may include air and bore gauges.

III. Works in accordance with safety rules and general safety practices.

IV. Keeps immediate work area clean and orderly.

V. Responsible only for own work.

VI. Performs other related duties as required.



Requires knowledge of several different types of hone machines or related CNC machines.


Over one year experience directly related to conventional honing or related CNC machines.


Somewhat disagreeable working conditions due to exposure of hands continuously to coolant and spray on clothing.

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Job Manufacturing

Primary Location US-Kansas-Wichita

Recruiting Company Textron Aviation

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift Second Shift

Req ID: 262703