Master Machinist

Perform complex fabrication, shaping, modification and repair work performed on a variety of electric rotating and linear equipment, including parts and tools used on machinery and equipment. This work involves the calculation of dimensions and tolerances, the set-up, adjustment and operation of machine tools. Will work with various types of metals, plastics, imperial and metric measurements and close tolerances.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Capable of performing all mechanical measurements as they relate to the rebuilding of motor components and tooling
  • Basic mathematical capabilities with an understanding of tolerances and bearing fits
  • Capable of reading mechanical drawings and specifications to applicable standards
  • Knowledge of mechanical instruments, calibration techniques and requirements
  • Capable of successfully fabricating complex metal components and sub-components to a high level of accuracy and precision (up to .0001″)
  • Liase with Engineering, Production Supervisor, and President to complete programs as assigned.

Operating principles and the proper use of the following equipment

  • Milling Machine
  • Lathe Machine (Set-up and Operation)
  • Drill Press (vertical and radial)
  • Undercutting machines and tools (Automatic and Manual)
  • Balancing Machine
  • Brush Plating Machine (SIFCO)
  • Understanding of undercutting requirements, polishing, finishing (ie-deburring) as specified in documentation.
  • Usage of overhead cranes and material handling equipment
  • Understanding of documentation requirements of work performed
  • Able to understand Internal Test Reports
  • Welding principles and application. Basic manual ARC welding
  • Usage of Pneumatic, Hydraulic and Air Tools
  • Understanding of Safety concepts and ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management System
  • Perform related duties as assigned

Qualifications and Requirements


  • Must possess a valid General Machinist Certificate of Qualification and a Certificate of Apprenticeship, normally obtained through Grade 12 technical school education or its equivalent


  • Must have a mechanical or electrical aptitude


  • 2-5 years or more experience in a related industry


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