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  • Manufacturing Jobs
  • Reno, NV, United States
  • Feb 08, 2018
Part time Manufacturing Skilled Labor Warehouse RENO-SPARKS

Job Description

Title:                           Machinist

Status:                        Temp to Hire

Shift:                           1st Shift

Public Transportation: On Bus Route

Basic Job Description:

  • Set up and operate a variety of machine tools, most notably the end mill and lathe, to produce precision parts and instruments.
  • The machinist will create, modify, or repair mechanical instruments and machines applying knowledge across mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layouts, and machining procedures to solve problems as they arise.
  • The machinist will be an independent worker able to devise the best possible plan to achieve objectives based on blueprint drawings.
  • If a tool does break, the machinist must know when to repair tools on their own or notify the manufacturing manager to purchase a replacement quickly.

Job Duties and Tasks for: "Machinist"

  • Manage each stage of the machining process starting with blueprints and setup to operation, quality assurance, and completion.
  • Determine the proper dimensions and tolerances of a variety of metals using measurement tools like micrometers and vernier calipers.
  • Shape parts to desired specifications using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, shapers, and grinders.
  • Ensure the quality of completed units through hands-on testing of each item.
  • Keep an ongoing knowledge of each machine, sample parts, and engineering trends in order to complete projects most efficiently.
  • Maintain machines’ efficiency by listening to and observing machines in operation to diagnose possible malfunctions, proper cooling and lubing workpieces, and fastening workpieces properly.
  • Train new manufacturing personnel on end mill and lathe operation.