Manual Machinist

Location Clinton
Discipline: Manufacturing and Production, Technical
Salary: $25.0
Job ref: 193
Published: 4 months ago

Thompson First Group is seeking Manual Machinist for temporary to hire opportunities for a local client in Clinton, NC.

The right candidate will have at least one year of experience as a machinist, be able to interpret blueprints and use tools and measuring instruments, and be able to accurately enter data into a data collection system.


  • Operates and maintains lathe and milling machines.
  • Reviews drawings, instructions, blueprints or samples to ensure accurate production.
  • Takes precise measurements for cutting or shaping.
  • Selects appropriate machine and settings for a given task.
  • Plans proper sequence of tasks to complete the assignment.
  • Monitors production, adjusting feed and other settings as necessary.
  • Maintains inventory of completed products.
  • Checks output for quality assurance and documents or discards defects.
  • Identifies need for and performs machine maintenance and minor repairs.
  • Remanufacture parts to support continuous maintenance operations
  • Maintains a safe and clean workstation.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related tasks as needed.

Thompson First Group is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.