Machinist Level C/ Machine Shop Technician (Day Shift) in Burlington at Volt

Date Posted: 4/27/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    44 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $35.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

We are looking to hire a qualified Machinist at Level "C" /Machine Shop Technician for the Day shift for our Client in the Aerospace industry for approximately a 10-11 month assignment in Burlington, ON.

Job Description:

  • Employer: Volt Workforce Solutions Canada
  • Client: in the Aerospace industry
  • Job Title: Machinist Level "C"/ Machine Shop Technician – Day Shift
  • Start: ASAP 
  • Length of Assignment: 10-11 months assignment
  • Afternoon Shift: 8 am - 4:30 pm EST (flexible) Mon-Fri
  • Pay Rate: Depending on experience, the pay rate goes upto $35/hr (T4) + benefits available
  •  Location: Burlington, ON L7L5H7

*Local candidates preferred*

*Candidates must be eligible to work in Canada without sponsorship*

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

Interested Applicants must be able to meet the following Main Requirements:

1) Must have at least a High School Diploma
2) Must have at least 3 years of Machining experience
3) Must be willing and able to support the business on off-shifts, weekends, and holidays as required.

Job Description

Summary: Reporting to the Assembly Supervisor, the Machine Shop Technician (Bush / Hone) will be responsible for operating machinery in the overhaul repair shop and for repairing complex parts, producing to close tolerances.

Primary responsibilities:

*Please note this position is for the Day Shift. 

Level I & II:
•Verifies and inspects work performed with all available types of measuring equipment. Ensures compliance with Engineering and Overhaul instructions.
•Utilizes all measuring equipment in order to maintain specified tolerances.
•Performs own inspection as job progresses.
•Reports any discrepancies that cannot be altered independently.
•Machines parts as requested on the Rework Material Shop Order or salvage drawing.
•Monitors machine oil, fluid levels and operation.
•Ensures proper running of machine and minimizes down time.
•Installing, honing and reaming of bushings in line to final dimension as per Rework Material Shop Order or per Fits and Clearances Table.
•Read blueprints for parts identi fication and repair limits and refinishing.
•Maintains and cleans the equipment and work area on a daily basis.
•Completes necessary paperwork to accompany machined part.
•Performs complete set-up and inspection procedures.
•Troubleshoots machining problems and trains co-workers as required.
•Wears company-provided personal protective equipment designated for this department.
•Uses hydraulic press and related tooling to install bushings.
•Presize components by performing calculations to insure required fit.
•Attend and participate in CI initiatives, 5S events and ACE meetings for the department.
•Maintain shelf life control item and calibration of equipment.
•Upon the installation of a bearing, swaging operation to be performed as per shop work order instructions.
•Participate in DIVE or event as required.
•Other duties as required
•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
•Minimum 4 years of Bush/Hone experience
•C of Q strongly preferred
•Ability to read and interpret blueprints required
•Ability to work shifts as required to business needs.
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•Self-starter with initiative and the ability to work independently as well as demonstrated teamwork skills
•Our Client's Enterprise 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)

  • Note: Volt is committed to meeting the needs of applicants and employees with disabilities in a timely manner, and will do so by preventing and removing barriers to accessibility in support of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please let us know if you need an accommodation during any part of the application and selection process.
  • Volt is an Equal Opportunity employer.