Manual Lathe Operator

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Manual Machinist

We are currently looking for a machinist whom under limited supervision, sets up and operates machine shop equipment to produce high quality machined parts using the most efficient method. The opportunity is located in the Norcross area and is on 1st shift.

Responsibilities of the Machinist:

  • Set up and run manual lathe
  • Turning, boring, threading, grind cutting tools and machine angles
  • Load, align, and operate machine per work order instructions
  • Install and adjust chucks, tools, attachments, etc.
  • Prepare tooling for changeover and perform machine changeovers
  • Ability to interpret dimensions and tolerances
  • Ability to accurately use and interpret measuring equipment
  • Maintain specifications by observation and measuring equipment 
  • Consistent output of accurate parts
  • Ensure work area is clean and safe
  • Meet all quality, quantity, and established manufacturing practies to satisfy customer and regulatory requirements
  • Comply with ISO 9001 procedures

Requirements of the Machinist:

  • Knowledge of manual lathe set-up, machining methods, and procedures for all general manual lathe work
  • Ability to use shop mathematics, blueprints and drawings, use of machine speeds and feeds.
  • Strong critical thinking and problem solving ability 
  • Ability to follow verbal instructions
  • Good hand eye coordination 

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