General Assembly/Operator

Columbia Falls, Montana
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
4:40 PM - 3:10 AM
US$ 14.00 - US$ 14.84 per hour
Ref. Number
Nikki Demars, Spherion
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Job Description

Do you like working an evening shift? Are you mechanically inclined and like working in a production environment. If so, we are seeking Entry Level General Assembly Machine Operators to work on variety of machine tools such as lathes, drills, milling machines, boring machines and grinders to cut, shape and fit parts to fabricate various parts of a firearm.

- Reads blueprint or job order for product specifications such as dimensions and tolerances, and tooling instructions.
- Positions and secures work piece in holding device, machine table, chuck, centers, or fixtures.
- Moves controls to position tool and work piece in relation to each other, and to set specified feeds, speeds, and depth of cut.
- Starts machine, directs coolant or cutting oil flow, and feeds tool to work piece or vice versa, and engages feed.
- Observes operation of machine and verifies conformance of machined work piece to specifications.
- Grind, sand, clean, or polish objects or parts to correct defects or to prepare surfaces for further finishing, using hand tools and power tools. Measure and mark equipment, objects, or parts to ensure standards are met.
- Ensure that parts are machined to specifications and meets quality guidelines..

Working hours: 4:40 PM - 3:10 AM

- Basic mechanical or metalworking skills a plus.
- Knowledge and understanding of firearms and how they operate.
- Demonstrated ability to utilize power and hand tools, including, but not limited to: drills, lathes, grinders, mills, or other metalworking tools.
- Proven ability to complete tasks in a precise and accurate manner.
- Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with customers, co-workers, and supervisors.

High School

1-4 years

-High school diploma or equivalent required. Specialized training in metalworking or manufacturing preferred.
-Ability to lift/move up to 25 pounds and move up to 50 pounds
-Ability to stand for 10 hours a day

Current schedule available are Evening Shift- (Monday - Thursday 4:40 pm to 3:10 am) however shift schedules may vary and require flexibility as demanded by business requirements.

Starting pay is $14.00 an hour to train and with a shift differential your pay will be $14.84 an hour

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Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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