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Machinists - 2nd Shift or Weekend Shift in Eden Prairie, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 6/11/2019

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Job Description

Machinist (contract to direct) $25/hr. ($1.10/shift differential)

Numerous openings for 2nd shift and weekend shift!!!!!

Primary Objective: Perform machining operations in accordance with Machine Shop procedures and work instructions. Utilize documentation and skills to provide parts and assemblies to internal and external customers that meet quality and schedule requirements.


  1. Performs machining operations on a variety of parts and is fully competent in the following areas:
    • Accept responsibility for completing required operations in an efficient manner.
    • Take initiative and make decisions to meet the customers' expectations.
    • Perform set-ups in a timely and efficient manner.
    • Perform normal preventative maintenance as required or apparent.
    • Maintain a clean and well-organized work area; work in conjunction with both shifts to do so.

    2. Demonstrate an understanding of / ability to:
    • Machining prints and meet print requirements.
    • Machine Shop routing system.
    • Inspect and verify dimensions to required accuracy.

    3. Perform machining operations in the following manner:
    • Provide constructive feedback to area supervisor on quality issues, trends and workload. Exhibit willingness to help resolve issues regarding schedules and priorities.
    • Demonstrate flexibility and willingness to work overtime and to meet demands of other work stations.
    • Interact and communicate effectively with all colleagues, including supervisors. Display ability to work as a part of team.
    • Operate and maintain equipment in a safe manner. Identify safety hazards and involve appropriate parties to resolve.
    • Initiate creative and/or innovative ideas and shows willingness to implement them.


  • Two-year certification from college or trade school with previous experience or 4+ years applicable experience in a machine shop environment.
  • Ability to read and understand CNC G-code and M-code for CNC operators or ability to run multiple manual machine.
  • Possesses advanced knowledge of machining tolerances and measuring equipment, tooling selection, machine setup and operation.
  • Ability to enter machine offsets and calculate tool compensation for CNC operators.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer