Machine Operator

Washington, Pennsylvania
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
M-F 8-5
US$ 14.00 - US$ 20.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Spherion Canonsburg, Spherion
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Job Description

A full-time opportunity is available in a local Machine Shop. This is a great opportunity for qualified candidates as they are seeking long term employees and are expecting a significant increase in growth in a short period of time.  Position comes with a comprehensive benefits package.  Selected candidate will be responsible for operating lathes, milling machines and grinding.

Primary responsibilities are as follows: ·        
  • Review electronic or written blueprints or specifications for a job.      
  • Select tools and materials for the job ·         
  • Calculate where to cut or bore   Determine how much material to remove ·        
  • Plan the sequence of cutting and finishing operations ·        
  •  Mark the work piece to show where cuts should be made ·        
  • Position work piece on the drill press, lathe or milling machine. ·        
  •  Monitor and control feed rate and speed. ·       
  •   Ensure proper lubrication or cooling of work piece ·         
  • Detect problems by listening for specific sounds ·         
  • Replace dull cutting tools ·         
  • Replace cutting tools ·         
  • Check accuracy of work  ·         
  • Use manual and computer-controlled machinery ·         
  • Quality inspection 
IF you are qualified and happen to be exploring new opportunities, please contact us at 724-745-5767 or e-mail us at!  


 Qualifications are included below:       
  • Must have High School Diploma or equivalent          
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience or equivalent training        
  • Conventional machining experience is a plus         
  • Ability to read and follow blueprints and shop drawings       
  • Proficient at reading and understanding measuring devices      
  • Work well with people      
  • High level of organizational skills      
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.       
  • Basic machinist math skills ·        
  • Ability to pass a drug screen and criminal background check        
  • Experience on Mills and Lathes   

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