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Machinist Posted on Dec 07, 2017 by Norquest Industries Inc

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $26.00 to $31.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 21, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Norquest Industries Inc

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Machinist Trade Certification
  • Machinist Red Seal Endorsment

Education

Some college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Engine lathes
  • Computer numerical control (CNC) machines
  • Automatic lathes
  • Conventional
  • Honing machines

Experience

Experience an asset

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work Setting

General manufacturing

Specific Skills

  • Read and interpret engineering drawings, blueprints, charts and tables
  • 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 machineries/tools
  • Verify dimensions of products for accuracy and conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Measuring Tools

  • Micrometers
  • Callipers
  • Calibre

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

Dec 21, 2017

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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Machinist is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Machinists
NOC code: 7231.1
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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