Master Machinist

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Location
Montgomery, Alabama
Industry
Manufacturing & Production
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Salary
US$ 15.00 - US$ 22.00 per hour, $15 - 22 per hour + none
Ref. Number
S_18952
Contact
Hart, Patrick, Spherion
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Job Description

SUMMARY:
Under general supervision, sets up and operates standard milling machines, lathes, and other machine tools as directed in the support of research and development activities, to support F-35 Lightning II. Assists in the design and fabrication of fixtures, tooling, and experimental parts to meet special scientific needs. Supervise manual department.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Operates manual lathes, manual mills, or other machine tools to fabricate parts.
2. Builds and/or modifies part(s) in accordance to established specifications to meet specific project requirements.
3. Repairs and/or modifies existing part(s) in accordance with established specifications and procedures.
4. Assembles or assists in the assembly of experimental apparatus according to engineering instructions and technical manuals.
5. Check machined parts in accordance to specifications and with Quality Control manual.
6. Performs basic measuring instruments.
7. Assists in the maintenance of parts and supply inventory and in the ordering of materials.
8. Assists in record keeping, to include schematics, mechanical drawings, documentary photographs, and sketches.
9. Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies; promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices.
10. Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Working hours: Monday-Friday 1st shift

Skills:
MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:
- Technical certificate, or equivalent coursework and/or training in a directly related area
- 3 to 5 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
- Ability to operate manual lathes, manual mills, and other related equipment to fabricate parts.
- Records maintenance skills.
- Ability to perform standard shop computations.
- Ability to read schematics, engineering drawings, and technical manuals.
- Ability to assemble, repairs, and modify scientific equipment.
- Ability to read, understands, follow, and enforce safety procedures.
- Ability to read and understand measuring instrument
- Ability to make administrative/procedural decisions and judgments.

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
- Successful candidate must require pre-employment background and drug testing check.

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:
- Work involves moderate exposure to unusual elements, such as extreme temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, unpleasant odors, and/or loud noises.
- Moderate physical activity. Requires handling of average-weight objects up to 50 pounds or standing and/or walking for more than four (8) hours per day.
- Work environment involves some exposure to hazards or physical risks, which require following basic safety precautions.
- Working hours are normally 40 hours per week (8 hours for five days each) but may expand and/or contract with level of business.
- The individual must be flexible relative to the work schedule including possible mandatory overtime.

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