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York, PA - (USA) 1550 Kenneth Road PA York , PA - 17408 Phone : 717-764-7841



Job Description

Manpower is currently assisting a local company in Red Lion, PA for Toolmaker with CNC Lathe programming experience. As a Toolmaker you will Lays out, fits, and assembles parts to make and repair cutting tools, jigs, fixtures, gauges, or machinists' hand tools, analyzing specifications according to knowledge of tool designs, shop mathematics, machining and layout and assembly procedures.

Job Duties:

* Studies blue print to determine machining to be done and plans layout and assembly.

* Measures, marks and scribes metal stock to lay out for machining by other workers.

* Operates drill press to drill and tap holes in parts.

* Smoothes and scrapes parts to fit, using hand tools such as files and scrapers.

* Positions and secures parts on surface plate with devices such as V-Blocks, vises, and angles plates.

* Assembles parts into product, using tools such as wrenches, hammers, and tweezers and verifies dimensions and alignments using measuring instruments such as micrometers, height gauges and gauge blocks. May set up and operate surface grinder to grind surface of parts.

* May test assembled mechanism

* Will be required to set up and run various CNC lathes and milling machines including but not limited to, Hardinge CHNC II, Hardinge Conquest SP, Maho Mill 1000C, Okuma LC30 & LC40 lathes, and other machines as required and assigned.

* Must possess fundamental skills to make offset adjustments, write programs to turn and/or bore diameters, write threading programs, etc.

* Conventional machinery experience skills required pertain to the ability to set up and operate various engine lathes, milling machines, surface grinders and use all peripheral machine shop accessories such as dividing heads, rotary blades and job specific equipment.

* Perform gauge grinding and light assembly

* Accurate documentation of his/her daily work performed by using the tool room work order system.

* Daily use of all standard measuring devices will be required.

* Must be capable of working overtime and weekends on little or no notice.

* Must be able to work off-shifts or be directly assigned to an off-shift.

* Other duties as requested.

Job Requirements

Ideal candidates have very positive attitude and previous experience.

Other requirements of the role include:

* All applicants must have steady work history with a good attendance record

* Ability to repeatedly lift up to 30lbs and occasionally lift up to 50lbs

* Must be able to meet physical demands including standing for extend periods, walking, bending, kneeling and reaching

* Have knowledge of using and programming CNC controllers

* Have experience in setting up machine with jigs and fixtures

* Have background in machining and solid understanding of metals, angels, measuring, grinding, deburring, proper inspection and quality control

* High School or GED required

* Pre-employment background check & drug screen will be required as a condition of employment - Free for all Manpower candidates!

Candidates can apply for this position online at or by calling Manpower at 717-764-7841.

We offer our employees great career opportunities, competitive wages, holiday/service bonus, access to health insurance options after only 40 hours and more!

Referrals are welcome and rewarded ($50 referral bonus)

Manpower is an equal opportunity employer.