• Category
    Industrial & manufacturing - Manufacturing / Plant
  • Job type
  • Location
    Prescott, Ontario

Job Description:

Set up and operate in a safe manner a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments including precision instrument makers who fabricate, modify, or repair mechanical instruments. You will be required to fabricate and modify parts to make or repair machine tools or maintain industrial machines while applying knowledge of mechanics, mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures.  

Specific Skills:

  • Repair machine tools and parts
  • Maintain, repair and calibrate precision measuring instruments
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings, blueprints, charts and tables
  • Fit and assemble components and machine parts to close tolerance
  • Document and report deviations from specifications and tolerances
  • Maintain inspection records and complete inspection reports
  • Verify dimensions of parts machined using precise measuring instruments (e.g., micrometers, calipers)
  • Set up and adjust production machinery / tools
  • Compute dimensions and tolerances and measure and lay out work pieces
  • Set up, operate and maintain a variety of conventional and computer numerically controlled (CNC) machine tools
  • Verify dimensions of products for accuracy and conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments

Job Qualifications:

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Certificate of Qualification is an asset
  • 5 years or more experience
  • Must pass a criminal background check
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Work with minimal supervision
  • Willingness to be a team player
  • Dependable

Work Setting:

  • General Manufacturing

Safety Equipment Required:

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Safety Glasses/Goggles

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