Machinist Posted on Jan 03, 2018 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 Jan 17, 2018
Norquest Industries Inc
Other trades certificate or diploma
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- Machinist Trade Certification
- Machinist Red Seal Endorsment
Some college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Engine lathes
- Computer numerical control (CNC) machines
- Automatic lathes
- Honing machines
Experience an asset
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
- 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
Steel-toed safety boots
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Repetitive tasks
- Physically demanding
- Standing for extended periods
- Tight deadlines
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.
Jan 17, 2018
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Interest in setting up and programming machine tools for use by machining tool operators when required
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
Interest in compiling information to verify dimensions of products for accuracy and conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments
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