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Machine Operator (Machinist) in Burlington at Can-Tech Services

Date Posted: 10/20/2018

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Job Description


:Burlington, ON
:$28 per hour minimum (negotiable)
:5-month contract position (extendable)
:Afternoon Shift (3:00pm to 11:00pm)
Primary Responsibilities:

Please note that this role will start on a Training Shift (Days) and will eventually move into an Afternoon shift. Reporting to the Operations Supervisor, the Machine Operator will be responsible for operating machinery in the overhaul repair shop and for repairing complex parts, producing to close tolerances. Manual experience is a key asset.
•Perform own set-ups by positioning and aligning tooling and components
•Maintain tolerances by observing operation and making necessary machine adjustments, cutter changes, calculating feed and speeds and performing operator self-verification (OSV)
•Document final sizing on work router and communicate all discrepancies in machining to supervision
•Pre-sizing of required bushings to provide desired press fit for installation
•Perform work from set-up sheets and technique sheets and if none, create accordingly
•Support and promote continuous improvement, 5S activities and Standard Work Development in the department
•Support TPM action and daily clean ups
•Perform other duties as assigned
•Work in a safe team-oriented environment and follow the 5 cardinal rules

Minimum Qualifications for “B” Entry Level:
•Grade 12 diploma or equivalent plus recognized and accredited college/trade program plus three (3) years at Machinist “C” level plus General Machinist / Tool Die Certificate of Qualification or recognized and accredited college/trade program plus General Machinist / Tool Die Certificate of Qualification plus five (5) or more years prior outside Machining experience on a boring mill
•C of Q strongly preferred
•Demonstrated ability to read and interpret blueprints, utilize micrometers, verniers, etc., in support of quality requirements
•Demonstrated ability to operate and use an overhead crane in a safe manner
•Strong verbal and written communication skills
•Willingness to train and operate other machines in the department
•Self-starter with initiative and the ability to work independently
•Must be willing and able to work steady Afternoon shifts (3pm-11pm) and support off-shifts as needed, including weekends
Please send your resume to Tayyaba at