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Lathe Machinists-TAC in Hawthorne, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/14/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Hawthorne, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    72 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $23.5 - $28.5/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description


Volt is hiring in the city of Hawthorne and would like to offer you an opportunity. We have the following IMMEDIATE position below. 

Job Title:Lathe Machinist  
Shift: 2nd Shift (2:30pm-11:00pm)
Salary: $23.00-28.00/ hourly DOE ~~Temp to hire~~

Location: Gardena, CA


Operates all CNC Lathes and machine centers to machine parts from Billet, Castings & Forgings as required with minimal supervision by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Set up, Program and Run CNC Lathe Machines.

Reads Work Instructions, Blueprints, Basic understanding of GD & T, Basic Speed & Feed Calculations, Basic Trig, Understands fundamental G codes, M codes, Tool Geometry, Sketches, Drawings, Manuals, Specifications, to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece.

Understand and select correct tooling as per set up sheet

Aligns, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines.

Produce parts within required time and tolerance within specifications

Ensure the CNC Machine is operating at the highest level of productivity appropriate to the assigned project

Replace any dull tool when required.

Review set up sheets and specifications to determine setup procedure, machining sequence and dimensions

Assemble cutting tools in tool holders and position in machine spindles as specified using hand tools or insert cutting tools

Measure and maintain tight tolerance by adjusting tool offsets when necessary

Adjust machine speeds and feeds and change cutters to machine parts according to specifications

Maintain part process and conformance of finished part to specifications

Responsible for keeping work area clean and neat

Communicate effectively verbally.

Completes all necessary Documentation, Shop Travelers, Machine Logs, in process Inspection Sheets, etc.

Work with other Team Members.


5-10 years related experience with Live Tooling Lathe Set up equivalent combination of education and experience. High School Diploma or equivalency required.


Familiarity with most tools and equipment in a machine shop, including Mills, Lathes, Grinders, Saws, Debarring Equipment, Various Measuring Tools, Must be able to read and write in English.

What We Offer:

Competitive Salary

Monthly Bonus Opportunity

Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits

Employer Sponsored Life Insurance

401k w/employer match

Paid Time Off

Flexible schedule

If you are interested and would like to take the opportunity, please reach out to me at   310-316-8523 or you can forward your email to smarin@volt.comand in the subject line put the job number you are applying for. 

  ** Please feel free to forward information to family and friends who might be interested**

 Thank you for your time and hope to hear from you. 

Susana (Suzzie) Marin  
Volt Workforce Solutions
1515 West 190th Street #103 Gardena, CA 90248
310.316.8523 | 23507

“Volt is an equal opportunity employer”