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Machinist II (Mid Level) in North East, MD at Headway Workforce Solutions

Date Posted: 5/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Headway Workforce Solutions is currently seeking a Machinist II for a mid level contract opportunity in North East, MD. with our partner, an engineering and plant construction company for clients in the metals industry.


As a Machinist II, you will:
  • Form and shape material.
  • Operate lathes, drill presses, mills, routers, grinding machines, duplicating, and profile machines
  • Work from drawings and written instructions to create replacement and new parts in making repairs to metal parts
  • Work is diversified and machining is performed to ordinary tolerances.
  • Require knowledge of various metals and of measurements used in machining processes.
  • Determine dimensions and tolerances of piece to be machined, sequence of operations and machines required by studying specifications, such as blueprints, sketches, damaged parts or descriptions of parts
  • Compute cutting speeds, feed rates and dimensions
  • Prepare and pre-set all tools needed for machining operations
  • Inspect machined work pieces to verify conformance to specifications
  • Perform housekeeping of machine and work area
  • Handle daily maintenance check of machine
  • Handle other work that may be assigned at Management’s discretion.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
  • Mechanical aptitude required and prefer 2 years of minimum experience.
  • Crane/Forklift. Welding. In house training provided to obtain certifications. Valid Driver’s license.

Physical Requirements:
  • Regularly required to talk or hear.
  • Required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.
  • Requires frequent lifting, pushing and pulling heavy objects.

Additional Information:
  • This is a 8 month contract
  • 40 hrs per week
  • Hours are from 3:00 PM - 11:30 PM OR 11:00 AM - 7:30 PM

Headway provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Headway complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training