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Kelly Services
Carlsbad, CA 92008
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**At Kelly** **** **Professional & Industrial, were passionate about helping you find a job that works for you. How about this one?** Were seeking a machinist to be responsible to set up and operate a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and tools. The machinist may also fabricate and modify parts to make or repair machine tools or maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures.


Plan machining by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, orthographic drawings, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and machining parameters, as well as, interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T).

Plan stock inventory by checking stock to determine amount available; anticipating needed stock; placing and expediting orders for stock; verifying receipt of stock.

Program mills and lathes by entering instructions, including zero and reference points; setting tool registers, offsets, compensation, and conditional switches; calculating requirements, including basic math, geometry, and trigonometry; proving part programs.

Sets-up mills and lathes by installing and adjusting three- and four-jaw chucks, tools, attachments, collets, bushings, cams, gears, stops, and stock pushers; indicating vices; tramming heads.

Evaluate NPD tooling/fixture requests, and provide input on design and feasibility.

Uses precision measuring tools to check work against specified tolerances.

Ability to produce complicated 3D surfaces.

measuring positions, first-run part, and sample workpieces; adhering to international standards.

Maintain specifications by observing drilling, grooving, and cutting, including turning, facing, knurling and thread chasing operations; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.

Maintain safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.

Support training activities and continuous improvement of existing processes.

Maintain equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.

Document actions by completing production and timekeeping system.

Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading technical publications.

Can-do attitude, resourceful, action oriented, and drive for results.

Ability to meet multiple fast-paced and concurrent deadlines.

Accomplish organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Ability to lift up to 40lbs.

Support team with additional tasks as needed


Associates degree or high school equivalence with 8+ years experience preferred

Must have experience programming and operating CNC operated milling equipment, CNC Lathe, Injection mold making experience

EDM, surface grinding, and toolmaking preferred.

ISO13485 QMS knowledge preferred.

Must manage and maintain safety in all duties.

Must have a working knowledge of 3D solid modeling and 3D Computer Aided Machining.

Knowledge of Solidworks and Mastercam preferred.

Must work well with engineering staff.

Excellent communication skills.

Must be willing to keep a clean and organized shop environment.

Must have a good attitude and willingness to do more than asked.

Skill in blueprint reading and quality inspection techniques required.



**Get a complete career fit with Kelly** **** **.**

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our staffing experts connect you with top companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in your career.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.

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Posted: 2022-09-12 Expires: 2022-10-13

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