Machinist and Machinist Trainee in Lincoln, NE at Volt

Date Posted: 7/13/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Lincoln, NE
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is currently hiring Machinists at all levels of experience!  These are direct hire positions paying up to $25/hour for our client's location in Lincoln, NE.  Apply today for an immediate interview!



Performs various types of machine operations including welding, grinding, milling, and other machining to construct or repair component parts for tools, jigs, fixtures, punches, molds and dies. 


Makes adjustments on tools, fixtures and other equipment to produce parts of the required quality.  Inspects parts to blueprint.  Uses sketches, blueprints, tools, equipment and instruments.  Makes sketches of parts to be built.  Obtains and uses correct materials, supplies or parts.  Inspects for and reports needed repairs to supervisor.  Maintains and lubricates machines and related equipment.


Places materials, parts, tools, fixtures and equipment in proper locations.  Records information on forms for record keeping purposes.  Keeps equipment and work area clean and orderly.  Assists trainees in assigned work.  Performs similar duties of a comparable nature.  May handle plant waste, both hazardous and non-hazardous, in a manner which will insure compliance with local, Nebraska Department of Environmental control (NDEC), and EPA regulations.  Hazardous waste handling may include any of the following:  Drying wastes, containerizing wastes, moving wastes in-plant, and offering wastes for shipment.


Machinist Trainee:

Education:  High School Diploma or G.E.D plus Two year technical degree and/or apprenticeship.

Experience:  Previous work experience preferred, but not required. Should possess mechanical aptitude.


Education:  High School Diploma or G.E.D.  Two year technical degree and/or apprenticeship.

Experience:  At least 2 years related experience.

                     Should posses mechanical aptitude.


-Ability to use measuring instruments.

-Ability to work safely, use good judgment, and work well individually and with others.

-Ability to maintain quality and productivity standards.

-Ability to identify and use standard mechanics / machinist tools.

-Ability to read, write and count in order to keep records.

-Basic computer knowledge.

-Must have the ability to communicate, including verbal and written English.

-Ability to use measuring instruments such as:  calipers, micrometers and indicators.

-Ability to use standard tools such as:  open end wrenches and allen wrenches.

-Ability to do arithmetic.

-Ability to read and understand complex diagrams and blueprints.

-Ability to work safely, use good judgment, and work well individually and with others.

-Ability to maintain quality and productivity standards.


-Heavy work.  Ability to move 65 lbs maximum.

-Ability to exert heavy pressure when using tools.

-Ability to operate forklift and other material handling equipment and successfully complete

 standardized exam for its operation.

-Ability to remain on feet for an eight hour period.

-Two handed work required to operate equipment.

-Must have the ability to communicate.

-Visual inspection of work performed is required to operate machinery.


-Climate controlled.

-Exposure to moving parts on machines and moving objects in the plant.

-Uses various machinery to do machining applications.

-Eye protection is required.

-Noise exposure, may be required to wear hearing protection.

-May work on any of three shifts:  Daytime, afternoon/evenings, nighttime and required overtime.

-Must adhere to factory regulations and safety rules.

Volt Workforce Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.


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