Job Summary


  • Location:
    Livermore, California
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  • Contract Type:
    Contract/Temp to Hire

A Machinist job in Livermore, California is available through Modis Engineering and Information Technology. You will be responsible programming and setting up mill, lathes, and other equipment. This contract-to-hire job is anticipated to start in early March 2018.

Shift Schedules:
Weekends: Friday – Sunday (6:00 AM to 6:30 PM)
Swing Shift: Monday – Thursday (3:15 PM - 1:45 AM)

Machinist job responsibilities include:

Responsible for programming and set up of computer numeric controlled production equipment.
Must be familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
Define tooling and fixturing requirements.
Setup equipment required to produce parts (vertical and horizontal mills and lathes).
Document manufacturing processes.
Troubleshoot and correct manufacturing issues that may arise.
Develop and deploy plans for continuous improvement.
Interface with customer to resolve manufacturing issues.
Maintain current with industry standards, equipment and process improvements.


Minimum HS Diploma or equivalent plus 3 years of hands-on machining experience.
Must have extensive knowledge and ability in interpreting engineering drawings and developing manufacturing processes.
Advanced knowledge/experience with set-up and operation of vertical and horizontal turning and milling equipment – required.
Demonstrated skills in fixture design and tool selection, as well as strong communication skills.
Good understanding of geometric tolerance (GD&T) practice and concepts.
Ability to use a variety of mechanical instruments and tools.
Proficient with CAM programming and design standards for precision parts, design of experiments (DOE) techniques.
Geopath familiarity is a plus.
Must own tools required to perform basic set up of equipment and inspection of manufactured product.
Demonstrated skills in MS Word and Excel, Pro-E or Solid Works related experience required.
Must be able to understand schematics, component descriptions, symbols and designators.

If you are interested in this Machinist job in Livermore, California then please click APPLY NOW. If you have questions about this position, please contact Amy Alix via e-mail:

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