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Machinist needed in the DeKalb, IL area

Kelly Services
Cortland, IL 60112
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**Machinist needed in the DeKalb, IL area**

**Salary: up to $**

**Duration: Contract to hire (90 days to hire based on performance)**

**Job Summary for the Machinist**

Responsible for independently operating both CNC and manual machine tools to produce precision metal and plastic parts. Responsible for setup and production of small batches and one-offs in an extremely low-volume production environment that produces custom OEM equipment and parts. Ability to work confidently and independently with minimum of work instruction, producing small batches that meet precise specifications with zero scrap or setup pieces.

Primary Responsibilities

+ Operate machine tools with minimum supervision such as Doosan lathe, G&L boring bar milling machines, Haas milling machines, chop saw, as well as manual grinders, Polish lathes, and Bridgeport machine tools to produce metal parts.

+ Review and accurately interpret written blueprints or specifications for a job.

+ Ability to trig calculations on where and how to cut or bore.

+ Shape mild and D2 steel, bronze, and other materials.

+ Safely rigging to load heavy parts and fabrications onto machining centers.

+ Determine how fast or slow workpiece is fed into machine.

+ Determine how much material to remove.

+ Select tools and materials for the job.

+ Plan the sequence of cutting and finishing operations.

+ Safely and accurately position workpiece on the saw, drill press, lathe, or milling machine.

+ Monitor and control feed rate and speed.

+ Ensure workpiece is properly lubricated and/or cooled.

+ Detect problems by listening for specific sounds.

+ Adjust cutting speeds and feeds for best processing time, finish, and tool life.

+ Monitor the accuracy of cuts.

+ Perform basic maintenance and PMs of all equipment, fixturing, and tooling.

+ Replace dull cutting tools as necessary to produce good parts.

+ Check accuracy of work against blueprints and specifications.

+ Proper determination of how automated equipment will cut a part.

+ Concert path, speed, and feed information into set of instructions for machine tool.

+ Proficient use of manual and computer-controlled machinery.

+ Write basic programs.

+ Troubleshooting to modify tooling and/or programs in response to problems.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier 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 in your career. It all adds up.

**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 is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2021-03-26 Expires: 2021-05-15

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Machinist needed in the DeKalb, IL area

Kelly Services
Cortland, IL 60112

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