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Job Details

Precision Machinist

Employer

Alpek Machine Works Inc

Date Posted

January 10, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $32.00 to $37.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jan 31, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Alpek Machine Works Inc

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Surface grinders
  • Shapers
  • Planers
  • Milling machines
  • Engine lathes
  • Boring machines
  • Automatic lathes
  • Conventional
  • Gear cutting machine
  • Sawing machine

Experience

5 years or more

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Work Setting

General manufacturing

Specific Skills

  • Repair machine tools and parts
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings, blueprints, charts and tables
  • Verify dimensions of parts machined using precise measuring instruments (e.g., micrometers, calipers)
  • 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

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Safety glasses/goggles

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

Relocation costs not covered by employer

Measuring Tools

  • Gauges
  • Micrometers
  • Callipers
  • Verniers

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Dependability

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Jan 31, 2022

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Precision Machinist is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Machinists
OBJECTIVE

Interest in setting up and programming machine tools for use by machining tool operators when required

INNOVATIVE

Interest in performing precision machining operations such as sawing, turning, milling, boring, planing, drilling, precision grinding and other operations, and in planning best sequence of operations

METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information to verify dimensions of products for accuracy and conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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