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Machinist  

About the Organization Alter Trading Corporation, a 120+ year old company, with 70+ scrap metal processing facilities throughout the Midwest and Southern region. Alter is committed to our customers by being the best source of both ferrous and non-ferrous metal and by giving great customer service. Our corporate support center and marketing is located in St. Louis, MO, with Trading Offices located in St. Louis and in Hong Kong. Our website is www.Altertrading.com  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  
Location AIMS  
Position Machinist  
Description

Job Duties

  • Operates machinery to produce parts used in manufacturing/repair processes. These machines include manual lathes, CNC lathes, drill presses, balance machines, manual mills, CNC mills and numerous smaller hand tools.
  • Reads and interprets blueprints and design sketches to ensure proper dimensions and specifications for parts. Will also be able to offer feedback on design or manufacturing improvements.
  • Selects the appropriate cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials to be used on machines.
  • Examines and measures completed units and parts to identify any defects and to ensure units conform with predetermined specifications; adjusts machine controls to resolve production errors.
  • Inspects machinery for any needed repairs; performs minor repairs within expertise.
  • Maintains cleanliness and safety of work area.
  • Complies with applicable safety standards and regulations.
  • Experience with rotating balance machines, flame surfacing equipment and commutator undercutting equipment a plus.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Vocational/technical school training and apprenticeship required.

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to squat, kneel and crawl to service equipment from below – Up to 20% of your shift
  • Must be able to bend and twist with torque to service equipment and to reach into awkward areas– Up to 10% of your shift
  • Must be able to climb stairs, ladders and or steps to get up onto equipment– Up to 5% of your shift
  • Must be able to work below, at, and above shoulder level to maintain equipment– Up to 90% of your shift
  • Required to push, pull reach and grasp with hands to use hand tools– Up to 50% of your shift
  • Must be able to lift 30-50 pounds individually or up to 100 lbs in a two man lift– Up to 5% of your shift
  • Must be able to stand while working on equipment – Up to 75% of your shift
  • Must be able to manipulate small/delicate parts with hands – Up to 5% of your shift
 
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Position Requirements

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to squat, kneel and crawl to service equipment from below – Up to 20% of your shift
  • Must be able to bend and twist with torque to service equipment and to reach into awkward areas– Up to 10% of your shift
  • Must be able to climb stairs, ladders and or steps to get up onto equipment– Up to 5% of your shift
  • Must be able to work below, at, and above shoulder level to maintain equipment– Up to 90% of your shift
  • Required to push, pull reach and grasp with hands to use hand tools– Up to 50% of your shift
  • Must be able to lift 30-50 pounds individually or up to 100 lbs in a two man lift– Up to 5% of your shift
  • Must be able to stand while working on equipment – Up to 75% of your shift
  • Must be able to manipulate small/delicate parts with hands – Up to 5% of your shift
 
Shift Days  
Category Production  

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