Reference : 572369


  • Technical Production
  • United States
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 11/07/2019

Position description

The Machinist position produces production parts by setting up and using a variety of machines including lathes, mills, grinders, and saws.  The candidate will operate the appropriate equipment to make fixtures, machine new parts, rework old parts, cut material to size, and perform any other machining work required.

Job duties include:

  • Sets up and operates conventional, special purpose, and numerical control (NC) machines and machining centers to fabricate parts
  • Verifies that manufactured parts are within specifications and tolerances.
  • Repairs previously made parts by reworking them as required.
  • Determines type and dimensions of materials needed for repairs
  • Makes necessary adjustments to equipment and performs minor maintenance on and lubricates machine tools and equipment.
  • Observes machines and equipment operation to diagnose machine or tooling malfunctions.  Also determines the need for adjustment, repair, or replacement of tools or tool holders
  • Reads and interprets drawings, sketches, written instructions, specifications, and charts; sets up equipment accordingly. Measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference point on material surfaces.

  • Other machining duties may be assigned as required.


High school diploma or equivalent

Minimum one year experience in machining

Who are we ?

Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest building materials companies and manufacturer of innovative material solutions, helps create great living spaces by combining comfort and sustainability. For more than three-and-a-half centuries, Saint-Gobain has been enhancing the wellbeing of people everywhere, whether it’s by addressing climate change, delivering true sustainable development, advancing the information revolution, participating in medical breakthroughs or playing a vital role in space exploration. Focusing on the intersection of people, innovation and purpose, Saint-Gobain helps to address the needs of today and the challenges of tomorrow – offering employees the opportunity to invent themselves and reshape the world.

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