Randstad 1st Class Outside Machinist in Norfolk, Virginia

1st Class Outside Machinist

job details:

  • location:Norfolk, VA

  • salary:$27 - $28 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, March 1, 2018

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:S_617237

  • questions:matthew.spillman@randstadusa.com757-425-4540

job description

Sets up and operates conventional, special-purpose, and numerical control machines and machining centers to

fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts, and fits and assembles machined parts into complete units, applying

knowledge of machine shop theory and procedures, shop mathematics, machinability of materials, and layout

techniques: Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions

and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements.

Measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points on material or work piece as guides for subsequent


Selects, aligns, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines,

such as mills, lathes, jig borers, grinders, and shapers.

Calculates and sets controls to regulate machining factors, such as speed, feed, coolant flow, and depth and angle of

cut, or enters commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media.

Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, and adjusts machine

controls or control media as required.

6) Verifies conformance of finished workpiece to specifications, using precision measuring instruments.

Sets up and operates machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data.

Fits and assembles parts into complete assembly, using jigs, fixtures, surface plate, surface table, hand tools, and

power tools.

Verifies dimensions and alignment of assembly, using measuring instruments, such as micrometers, height gauges,

and gauge blocks.

May install machined replacement parts in mechanisms, machines, and equipment, and test operation of unit to

ensure functionality and performance.

May operate welding equipment to cut or weld parts.

May develop specifications from general description and draw sketch of part or product to be fabricated.

Working hours: 4pm-12:30am


Must have own tools

Knowledgeable with HAAS controller and HAAS milling machine and lathe

Knowledgeable with Solidworks and Solidcam

Able to write as well as edit CNC programs

Ability to operate manual machines a strong plus

Minimum of 5 years of Related Experience Required

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