Junior Machinist - Compression Experience Preferred


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Job Number: 21700

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Job Description

Purpose: To set up and operate a variety of machine tools to cut or grind metal, plastic or other materials to make or modify parts or products with precise dimensions.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Starts and operates typical manual machines including, but not limited to lathes, mills, drills, grinders, and saws.
  • Position is expected to know how to operate a diverse variety of machines, at the accepted industry standards for the type of tooling being used.
  • Read and understand engineered drawings, blueprints, charts, process sheets, tables and parts blow ups and verbal instructions to tolerances of .0005".
  • Manufactures complex parts, maintains calibration of tooling and complete calibration forms as required.
  • Sharpens and sets tools.
  • Works with all metallic and non-metallic materials.
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings, blueprints, charts and tables or study sample parts to determine machining operation to be performed, and plan best sequence of operations
  • Compute dimensions and tolerances and measure and lay out work pieces
  • Ability to select appropriate tooling for the work to be done.
  • Verify dimensions of machined parts using precision measuring instruments.
  • Fit and assemble components and machine parts to industry standards.
  • Maintain, repair and calibrate precision measuring instruments, uses gauges, calipers, micrometers to measure work.
  • Document and report deviations from specifications and tolerances.
  • Complete log books for each job, at each workstation.
  • Maintain work area to the highest housekeeping standards.
  • Monitor and maintain equipment as per maintenance requirements.
  • Perform non-production related work as requested by the shift leader.
  • Adhere to all Health and Safety, and Environmental requirements.
  • Works with minimum supervision, under direction of senior JM Machinist
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills


  • Ability to work independently
  • Must be able to use complex equipment requiring continuous attention.
  • Analytical skills
  • Developed judgment skills
  • Solution broker
  • Ability to coordinate required tasks on own initiative
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Ability to multitask
  • Team player with positive attitude and good interpersonal skills
  • Communicate effectively in English (written and verbal)
  • Ability to initiate and complete projects within a specific timeframe
  • Must be able to make minor decisions
  • Must be able to follow routine procedures.
  • Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) oriented
  • Willing to work flexible hours and overtime as required

  • 2-5 years of experience as a machinist or combination of machinist/millwright
  • High school diploma
  • Min completion of Level 1 Machinist Apprenticeship program or a combination of over three years of work experience in the trade and some college or industry courses in machining.
  • All required & company specified HSE tickets

Job Location
Medicine Hat, Canada
Position Type




Community / Marketing Title: Junior Machinist - Compression Experience Preferred

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Requisition Number: 2015628

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