Manual Lathe Machinist

Irving, TX

Posted: 02/22/2023 Employment Type: Temp to Perm Industry: Manufacturing/Distribution Job Number: 11766 Pay Rate: 29.00

Job Description

Minimum Qualifications to qualify for consideration, you must meet each of the following minimum qualifications and requirements, with or without reasonable accommodations:
  • Certificate or diploma from a trade school a plus
  • Extensive conventional machining experience (CNC only experience does not qualify)
  • 3  years relevant experience using manual machining equipment (lathes, mills & balance machines)
  • Experience working on lathes with 24" - 72" chucks; work using Bridgeport type mills with 48" table desirable
  • Experience from a motor shop preferred; machine job shop, oil field or similar industrial manual machining large parts may be considered
  • Prefer experience machining electric motors or generators of 200 HP or larger; experience machining pumps may substitute
  • Must have proficiency in interpreting correct tolerance class to .0002" for machined fits
  • Must have own tools including basic hand tools, micrometer, dial calipers, indicators, etc.
  • Experience with tig or stick welding and/or oxy/acetylene brazing or cutting a plus, but not required
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions, have initiative and the ability to think and act independently
  • Must be able to safely lift up to 75lbs, safely work around machinery with moving parts, stand and walk, use hand and power tools, and operate an overhead crane
  • Must be and remain Drug-Free; subject to periodic, unannounced random drug tests
  • Must have and maintain a good criminal background check
Job Responsibilities and Expectations:
  • Operate conventional, manual lathes (vertical and horizontal), mills and balance machines (no CNC)
  • Select proper tools and speeds for the machining process
  • Perform set up and check runout on rotors, armatures, housings and parts as needed
  • Machine and fabricate parts using engine lathes, mills, and drill presses; occasionally may operate grinder
  • Measure and record machined part fits to .0002" with precision on ID and OD using micrometer or caliper
  • Machine threads, turn and undercut commutators, bore and bush endbells
  • Removal or installation of specific parts for machining or balancing
  • Draw accurate prints for parts needing to be fabricated
  • Properly order materials

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Jason Russell

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