Machine Shop Assistant in Larkfield-Wikiup, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 2/10/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Duration:
    96 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Machine Shop Assistant

Shift: 6am to 2:30 pm

As a Machinist Support Assistant, you will support machining processes. Working closely with Journeyman Machinists, you will provide technical support that will increase efficiency of the precision machine shop.

Our client is looking for a highly motivated individual with good mechanical or technical aptitude. This position will require a person with proven success in working in support of mechanical, machining, or other technical processes accompanied by a knack for precision and mechanical aptitude. Must be able to follow process documentation. Must have the willingness and desire to learn, strong teamwork, positive attitude, dedication, and job/shift flexibility are a must.

Typical job duties might include:

  • Unloading parts from machines
  • Deburring, sanding, or removing tabs of machined parts
  • Assembling of components
  • Gathering and checking tools needed to set up a job
  • General area cleaning
  • Verifying gages for specific jobs are available and calibrated
  • Ordering/staging/pulling of lower level material
  • Pulling blueprints and prepare work orders
  • Perform updates and transactions in manufacturing execution system(s)
  • Clean finished parts
  • Other tasks as required


Experience with any/all the following is highly desired:

  • Machine tools, machining technologies
  • Measurement of mechanical components using hand measurement tools
  • Mechanical inspection
  • Mechanical assembly
  • Deburring, grinding, sanding
  • Gaging, tool crib attendant
  • Various metals and other materials used in machining components
  • Blueprint reading
  • Basic computer skills
  • Experience in a machine/mechanics shop environment desirable

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors

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