Custom Metal Forging

Manual Lathe Machine Operator

Specific Responsibilities

  1. Set up, adjust and operate various sizes of engine lathes to perform a wide variety of operations on a diversified line of close tolerance work.
  2. Select speeds and feeds, operational sequences, and tooling for turning operations.
  3. Calibrate machine during operations.
  4. Grind or prescribe grind for special and standard tooling.
  5. Lay out and check work.
  6. Work on short-run, specialized jobs or large and expensive projects involving critical tolerance and finish requirements.
  7. Work from drawings and specifications.
  8. Use a wide variety of precision measuring instruments.

Previous experience working with manual lathe machines is preferred

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