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Machinist II (PERM)

Lowell, MA 01826

Posted: 04/05/2022 Industry: Manufacturing Operations Job Number: 14211

Job Description

Connexion’s mission is to provide "best in class" services to job seekers. We strive to achieve excellence in job placement, staffing, and recruiting services while treating candidates with the professionalism and respect they deserve.


Title: Machinist II

Hiring Organization: Connexion Systems & Engineering

Compensation, Benefits, and Employment Type

  • Duration: Temp
  • Pay rate: $26/hr
  • Job Location: Lowell, MA
  • Job#: bh14211

Machinist II

Essential Job Duties:

  • Set up and operate a full range of bench and machine tool equipment such as a knee mill and engine lathe
  • Perform general milling operations, turning, facing, drilling, boring, threading, tapping and grinding, etc. to fabricate metal parts
  • Design and build tools and jigs
  • Perform preventive maintenance on all machines
  • Perform tramming
  • Perform work involving unusual set-ups, close tolerances, and critical interrelated dimensions
  • Work from sketches, preliminary drawings, blueprints, or from the verbal direction of engineers
  • Plan, layout, and performs work on assignments including all types of machine and hand operations, fitting, adjusting, and checking dimensions to very close tolerances
  • Provides feedback on engineering drawings to design and quality engineering
  • Ensure that quality requirements are met
  • Perform peer inspections
  • May provide training to other employees
  • Meet delivery schedules
  • May be required to improvise, use shop tools to make special and unusual adaptations of common machine tools




Essential Skills and Attitudes Required:

  • English verbal and written communication skills
  • Communicate effectively and respectfully with a diverse population
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Possess interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Ethical
  • Adaptable
  • Thrive in a fast-paced setting
  • Prioritize work efficiently and effectively
  • Maintain composure in stressful situations
  • Function as part of a team
  • Commitment to company values
  • Meet deadlines
  • Meet established labor standards
  • Detail-oriented
  • High level of accuracy
  • Professional in behavior and appearance
  • Dependable and punctual
  • Maintains a high level of quality and quantity of work
  • Maintains a positive attitude
  • Perform simple shop math
  • Excellent computer skills in a windows environment, MRP/ERP systems; MS Office

Educational and Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma, preferably from a technical HS
  • 4-6 years of related experience
  • Knowledge of six sigma and ISO process controls
  • Forklift and overhead crane trained/certified


Physical Requirements:

While performing the essential duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:

  • Sit
  • Use hands to type, finger, handle, or feel
  • Talk and hear
  • Stand, walk and reach with hands and arms
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 lbs; anything over that requires a two-person lift or other lifting equipment
  • Specific vision requirements include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and adjusting focus


Environment and Job Hazards:

  • Manufacturing Environment

Identifiable job hazards:

  • Work in or around a welding area; Weld arc will be present
  • Work with or around machine shop tools, compressed gases, mechanical robotic equipment, Acetone, IPA
  • Occasional high noise levels



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