Aerospace Machinist - Machine Operator (Afternoon shift) in Burlington at Volt

Date Posted: 10/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    16 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $30.77/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

We are looking to hire a Machinist - Machine Operator (Aerospace) for an Afternoon Shift our Client in the Aerospace industry in Burlington, ON for approximately a 4 months' contract, through Volt Workforce Solutions Canada.

Job Description:

  • Client: in the Aerospace industry
  • Employer: Volt Workforce Solutions Canada
  • Job Title: Machine Operator / MACHINIST (Aerospace)  
  • Work Location: Burlington, ON L7L5H7
  • MAX Pay Rate: $30.77/hr (T4) + benefits available (Approximately 
  • This role will start on a Training (Day Shift) and will eventually move into a different shift (i.e afternoon) - Details will be confirmed during interviews. Please submit candidates with flexibility. 
  • Shift: Afternoon shift Mon-Fri from 3pm-11pm EST + will need to support Weekend schedule if needed

*Candidates who apply must be eligible to work in Canada without Employment Sponsorship

*Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information


Primary Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Operations Supervisor, the Machine Operator will be responsible for operating machinery in the overhaul repair shop and for repairing complex parts, producing to close tolerances. Please note this position is for Afternoon Shift. 

• Perform own set-ups by positioning and aligning tooling and components 
• Maintain tolerances by observing operation and making necessary machine adjustments, cutter changes, calculating feed and speeds and performing operator self-verification (OSV) 
• Document final sizing on work router and communicate all discrepancies in machining to supervision 
• Pre-sizing of required bushings to provide desired press fit for installation 
• Perform work from set-up sheets and technique sheets and if none, create accordingly. 
• Support and promote continuous improvement, 5S activities and Standard Work Development in the department 
• Support TPM action and daily clean ups 
• Perform other duties as assigned 
• Work in a safe team-oriented environment and follow the 5 cardinal rules 


Minimum Qualifications for “B” Entry Level: 
• Grade 12 diploma or equivalent plus recognized and accredited college/trade program plus three (3) years at Machinist “C” level plus General Machinist / Tool Die Certificate of Qualification or recognized and accredited college/trade program plus General Machinist / Tool Die Certificate of Qualification plus five (5) or more years prior outside Machining experience on a boring mill 
• C of Q strongly preferred 
• Demonstrated ability to read and interpret blueprints, utilize micrometers, verniers, etc., in support of quality requirements 
• Demonstrated ability to operate and use an overhead crane in a safe manner 
• Strong verbal and written communication skills 
• Willingness to train and operate other machines in the cell • Self-starter with initiative and the ability to work independently 
• Must be willing and able to work steady afternoon shift (3pm - 11pm EST) and support off shifts as needed including weekends. 
• Client values including Ethical Behavior, Customer Focused Improvement, Accountability & Teamwork and Openness and Trust 
• The successful candidate must meet all requirements under the Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CCGP) and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer