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Machinist - Lathe Setup Operator - Swiss Turn and Standard Lathe

Loves Park, IL 61111

Posted: 04/30/2024 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Mfg & Industrial Job Number: H 950765410 Pay Rate: $20-25 / hour

Job Description

Machinist – Lathe Setup Operator Long-term contract position for a Machinist-Lathe Setup Operator.   This position could become a Furst-to-Hire opportunity!  Our client manufactures small parts for the aerospace industry.   Hours: 7am to 3:30pm, but can be flexible with a start time between 6am and 9amPay: $22.50/hour Machinist-Lathe Setup Operator Responsibilities:
  • Set up production machines following prints and specifications; assigned machines may include lathes, grinders, mills, and similar equipment
  • Choose, align, and securely attach holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and other materials on machines
  • Apply knowledge of mathematics and instruments to calculate dimensions and tolerances
  • Identify malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining; adjusts controls of machine to correct errors
  • Inspect and measure completed production units to identify defects
  • Start or restart equipment after power outages or interruptions
 Machinist-Lathe Setup Operator Requirements:
  • Able to read blueprints, use calipers, mics, and pin gauges
  • Forklift experience a plus
  • Able to stand on feet all day and operate several machines
  • Able to speak, read and write in English
  • Demonstrate understanding of AS/ISO/IATF/Medical production procedures
  • Able to interpret and translate engineering designs and documentation
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Able to complete accurate documentation and work on computers
  • Flexible to work overtime or change shifts as required
  • Able to move, push, pull, lift, and carry up to 50 pounds repeatedly over entire shift
  • Able to walk, stand, bend, twist, and sit for entire shift
 If you meet the hiring criteria above, we want to talk to you!   Please apply here or contact Heidi at 815-229-7810.
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