Lathe Operator in Pottstown, PA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/1/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Pottstown, PA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    12 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $24.0 - $24.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is currently searching for the right candidate for one of our major client’s in Pottstown, PA as a Lathe Operator.

Position:        Lathe Operator

Hours:           Monday – Friday   6:00AM - 2:00 PM

Duration:       Temp to Perm

Pay Rate:       $24.00/hour


Operate powered forklift trucks, hoists and other material handling equipment.

Perform housekeeping to ensure department is clean, safe, and well organized.

Maintain safe working habits always.

Follow Departmental Safety Guidelines.

Maintain equipment in safe working condition.

Perform daily check of equipment for condition and function.

In the event of any equipment malfunction, inform the supervisor or person in charge.

Plan a routine to keep plasma and water jet tables supplied with materials.

Mark materials and material locations properly.

Complete inventory and routing documents correctly.

Focus on continuous improvements of material handling processes.

Perform other duties as assigned..


High School diploma or GED

2-4 Years related experience as a Material Handler in a Steel/Processing/Service Center

Experience running manual vertical turning lathes (Bullard, Webster Bennett) and horizontal engine lathes (Lublond).

Experience machining Stainless and Nickle Alloys.

Ability to read CAD drawings.

Possess a current license to operate a fork truck and ability operate an overhead crane.

Occasionally bends and lifts 50 pounds independently and ability to stand for an 8 hour shift

Must be able to wear safety glasses, steel toed shoes, hearing protection and any other necessary PPE

Ability to diagnose, troubleshoot and solve problems to complete assigned tasks.

Ability to plan, prioritize and multitask.

**Candidate must consent to criminal background and drug screening.

Please contact Connie @ 215-606-6971 or forward your resume to this posting to discuss this opportunity further!  We are searching for you!

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.  

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.