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Entry Level Manual Machinist $17-20/hr



Posting ID: JP-002024458

Full Time
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We have openings for long-term positions on both Day Shift and Weekend Shift



This is an entry level industrial manufacturing skilled trades position that where candidates will utilize manual machining principles to operate a blanchard grinder. This is a great opportunity to join a well established and stable company along with learning the machining trade and have opportunity for career advancement into the CNC machining path.


-Studies blueprints and machining instructions to determine grinding operations and to plan sequence of operations.

-Computes machine indexing ratios and cam dimensions for specified spacing and contour of gear teeth.

-Selects index plate, cams, grinding wheel, feed rates, grinding speed, and depth of cut.

-Positions and secures index plate, cams, and grinding wheel in machine.

-Sets up automatic dressing device to dress wheel to specified profile.

-Moves controls to set synchronized rotation speeds and feed rates.

-Positions and secures workpiece on mandrel between centers or in chuck, and turns handwheels to position workpiece and wheel, verifying positions with thickness gauges, dial indicators, and micrometers.

-Turns valve handle and directs flow of coolant against wheel and workpiece.


micrometer, caliper, dial, height gauge, manual machining, industrial manufacturing, CNC operation

Top Skills Details:

Industrial Shop or Construction Experience

Metal Grinding

Mechanically Inclined

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

-Must be comfortable and eager to work in an industrial manufacturing environment

-Basic math comprehension, need to be able to identify measurements down to thousandths

-Proven mechanical aptitude

-Will work with precision measurement instruments such as micrometers

Experience Level:

Entry Level

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Skylor Elgarico


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