Machine Operator (Diamond Turning) in Saxonburg, PA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/10/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Saxonburg, PA
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  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt currently has a direct hire opening for a Machinist. Ideal candidate will have some machining experience with Mills and/or Lathe. 


Set up and operate Two Axis Diamond Turning Machine for production of custom optical components. Machine Operation will be conducted with limited supervisor/engineering/shift lead direction. Operator will be required to measure figure and finish of components. Components should be machined in accordance with documented process parameters or under guidance of department engineers.

Job Requirements:

Education: High School Graduate or equivalent. Competent shop math and algebra skills. Familiarity with trigonometry will be a distinct benefit in this field.

Experience: Machine operation preferred.

Working Conditions: Standing stationary for long periods. Clean environment. Requires consistent attention to quality and ability to multitask in running more than 1 machine. Use of personal protective equipment required.

Special Skills:

  • Good mechanical problem solving.
  • Competent shop math and algebra skills.
  • Familiarity with trigonometry.
  • Well-developed communication and organizational skills.
  • Ability to handle diverse detailed tasks.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and adjust to daily work requirements
  • Knowledgeable in reading drawing and understanding electronic schematic drawings.
  • Must be both team-oriented and self-motivated.

Shift: Afternoon (3p-11:30p) or Midnights (11p-7:30a). Mon-Fri.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer!