Tool Room Machinist

  • Full Time
  • Temp to Perm
  • McHenry, IL

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Job Title: Tool Room Machinist

Job Duration: Temporary to Hire

Pay Rate: Based on Experience

Hours: 7:30am to 4pm

Locations: McHenry, IL


  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • 3 to 5 years of manual Mill/Lathe machining experience
  • 3 to 5 years Tool Maker experience
  • Ability to read and interpret detail prints and assembly drawings.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints
  • Must have own basic tools

Job Description: 

  • Using manual machines working with aluminum and stainless steel.
  • Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials onto machine.
  • Work from sketches, verbal, and print information in order to produce projects according to specifications.
  • Select the appropriate tools and materials to be used in preparation of machinery work.
  • Machine parts to specifications using machine tools such as Manual Mills/Lathes, Drill Press, Jig Bore, Sanders, Grinders, and other support equipment.
  • Set up, adjust, and operate all of the basic machine tools and many specialized or advanced variation tools to perform precision machining operations.
  • Calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers, depth micrometers, inside diameter gauges, and outside diameter gauges.
  • Read and understand gauging sheets.
  • Read and interpret blueprints to insure parts are being made according to specifications.
  • Listen to machine and tooling to ensure machine and tooling are running properly.
  • Operate hoist in order to load parts onto machining center, lathe, or mill.
  • Takes job down efficiently (Tooling, cleaning fixtures, putting gauges back, etc).

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Tool Room Machinist