Machinist Technical Assistant in Santa Rosa, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/2/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Duration:
    96 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $24.75/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Shift: Weekend, Tuesday - Saturday, 6:00am to 3:30pm


The Precision Meso-scale Technology Center (PMTC) located on our customers campus in Santa Rosa, CA exists to provide mechanical solutions that enable the capabilities of their industry leading electronic measurement equipment. As a Machinist Support Technician you will support machining processes. Working closely with Journeyman Machinists, you will provide technical support that will increase efficiency of the precision machine shop.

Typical job duties might include:

  • Monitor process parameters and report or take prescribed action
  • Tear down work setup
  • Perform metrology for offset adjustments
  • Load tools into collets
  • Surface grinding
  • Load machine
  • Entering basic offsets
  • Part inspection
  • General clean up
  • Other tasks as required


Our customer is looking for a highly motivated individual with good mechanical and other technical skills. This position will require a person with proven success in working in support of mechanical, machining, or other technical processes with several years of industry experience accompanied by a knack for precision and detail. Must have the willingness and desire to learn, strong teamwork, positive attitude, dedication and job/shift flexibility are a must. In addition, you will interface with PMTC Model Shop Business Team Coordinator, engineering, management as well as production schedulers and use manufacturing execution software.

Experience with any/all the following is highly desired:

  • Machine tools, machining technologies
  • Metrology and inspection of mechanical components
  • Deburring, grinding, sanding
  • Annealing, heat treat processes
  • Gaging, machine tools
  • Working with metals and understand their properties
  • Blueprint reading, CAD system
  • Machine control


• May require some specialized training/certification, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

• 1 to 3 years of shop experience

Volt Workforce Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.