Machinist - Direct Hire - $37/hr in Irvine, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/9/2019

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    Irvine, CA
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Job Description

Job Description:
Job Title: Machinist  
City: Irvine
State: California
Job Duration: Direct Hire
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time / Hourly
Schedule: 2nd shift (2:30pm-11pm)
Pay Rate: $21.00-$37.00/HR DOE

Volt Workforce Solutions has partnered with Shur-Lok Aerospace to hire for a number of Machinists positions in Irvine. We are looking 20+ candidates who are experienced and self-motivated.

Location Profile:

Headquartered in Irvine, CA, Shur-Lok manufactures fastening systems with superior locking devices for critical requirements including engine module assembly, structural assembly, rotor blade attachment, and aircraft engine shaft and spindle applications.  Operations at the Irvine location include:  CNC Machining, CNC Waterjet Cutting, Laser Marking, Heat Treating, NDT, and EDM.

Position Summary:

The Screw machinist “B”, performs basic sets up and operates one or more multiple-spindle, automatic lathe-type screw machines. These machines are used to produce custom parts from stock metal or other materials. The machinist follows layout with help from Lead or Supervisor to perform basic set-up functions. 

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for following blueprints and job order specifications such as dimensions, tolerance, number of parts to be machined. Basic Set-up and Tool grinding.
  • Positions and secures specified collets, bushing, and stock pushers onto stock feeding mechanism and loads bar stock into feeding mechanism.
  • Installs and adjusts specified cams, gears and stops to control stock and tool movements at each station.
  • Positions and secures tools to tool holders.
  • Constantly checks parts using micrometers or gages and records SPC data as instructed.
  • Reports completion of run orders to lead/supervisor.
  • Replaces worn tools and make adjustments.
  • Under supervision, operates bench and surface grinder to sharpen tools and participate in bench assembly operations as work load requires. Perform various grinding, deburring, tapping, tap burning reaming, etc., to obtain proper fit, alignment and/or operation of items. Operate various hand tools, drill presses, tap burner, etc.
  • Remove burrs on all machined parts.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 3 to 4 years’ experience of basic setting up and operating Multiple Spindle Screw Machines or CNC’s preferred.
  • Knowledge of standard tools required to include precision measuring instruments, such as calipers and micrometers.
  • Capable of gaining knowledge of materials, tool wear, and tool geometry (radius on insert tooling,) and tool sequence.
  • Ability to apply concepts such as metrics, fractions, percentage, ratios and proportions fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry to practical situations.

Desired Skills:

  • Highly organized, self-motivated individual who can work independently as well effectively in a collaborative team environment.
  • Strong communication skills, attention to detail.
  • High energy level, ability to work in a team-oriented environment and results oriented.


  • High School Diploma and Technical training.  

The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.Reasonable accommodations, may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform functions.

**For immediate consideration please contact VOLT and ask for Amanda Bonilla at 657-205-3056 for more information about this position.**

Amanda Bonilla
Sourcing Specialist
Volt Workforce Solutions
950 South Coast Drive, Suite 185 | Costa Mesa, CA 92626
t 657.205.3056 | f 714.434.3945 | x 23015 | LinkedIn | Facebook | Twitter

**Volt is an equal opportunity employer**