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Machinist - 2nd Shift

Company: PDS Tech, Inc.
Location: Kent
Posted on: January 19, 2023

Job Description:

PDS Tech is seeking a Machinist for our client in Kent, WA ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Has capabilities to perform tasks associated with the Machine Shop:

  • Running manual and CNC lathe and milling machines.
    • Setup and use manual machining equipment, hand tools, measuring equipment
    • Capable of reading and understanding outside and inside micrometers, vernier calipers, vernier height and depth gauges.
    • Perform light maintenance of equipment as needed.
    • Calculates dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and calipers.
    • Lays out, measures and marks metal stock in order to display placement of cuts.
    • Align/secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, and materials onto machines.
    • Independently sets up and operates various mills and/or lathes.
    • Monitors the feed and speed of machines during the machining process.
    • Measures, examines and tests completed parts in order to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications.
      High school diploma or equivalent. MINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCE
      2 to 5 years' experience (more preferred) with manual and/or CNC machines, mills, and lathes.
      Familiarity with FAA regulations and requirements preferred
      Read, understand, and interpret blueprints OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES
      Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events; Attention to detail, ability to balance multiple work assignments; organized work habits; ability to work independently. Understand feeds and speeds for manual mill and lathe set up. Has excellent communication skills, and proficiency with major software programs: e.g., Made2 Manage. TYPICAL PROBLEM SOLVING
      Applying common sense understanding to carry out detailed and complicated written or oral instructions. Manages problems involving many variables in sometimes difficult and stressful situations. WORK ENVIRONMENT
      The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high as found in typical production floor environment. PHYSICAL DEMANDS
      While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

      PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status. Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:
      • Health insurance
      • Paid holidays
      • Weekly payroll
      • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
      • Completion Bonuses
      • Training
      • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit $$$ PDS pays for referrals! $$$

Keywords: PDS Tech, Inc., Kent , Machinist - 2nd Shift, Other , Kent, Washington

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