Manual Machinist in Edmonton at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 5/20/2022

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Job Description

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As part of Curtiss-Wright's Valve Division, Dyna-Flo is a control valves manufacturing business that services many of the world's most critical markets. As a recognized leader within the Petrochemical, Chemical, Oil & Gas, Refining, Dyna-Flo offers a diverse product portfolio of Control Valves.

Curtiss-Wright invests in the development, recruitment, and retention of critical skills as part of its model for business success. We offer a competitive wage, a comprehensive benefit package, RRSP, tuition reimbursement, and paid vacation/holidays.

Manual Machinist

Under general supervision, performs routine and semi-routine assignment planning, layout, set up, operating and making tool adjustments for various types of manual machines and shop equipment, general supervision, works from blueprints, process sheets and sketches to perform production tasks, which may include the cutting and shaping of metal to precision dimensions. May communicate directly with engineers to understand the purpose of a part assembly. Checks and inspects machining operations against specified tolerances. May identify and repair minor machine malfunctions.

Location: Edmonton, AB

Your Challenge:

  • Manufacture and inspect detailed parts and tools from blueprints, sketches, drawings and verbal instructions
  • Extensive lathe 4-jaw use with special attention to concentricity and parallelism
  • Knowledge of manual milling, radial arm drill, and other manual machining tools as required.
  • Machining parts from castings and/or bar stock from a variety of materials including stainless steel, carbon steel, exotic alloys, plastics, and hard facing (Stellite).
  • Machining repair of valve and components for daily repairs as well as rush shutdowns
  • Meeting company established safety, quality, and productivity goals
  • Other duties as required.

Your Expertise:

  • 2-3 years of manual machining experience
  • Previous experience manufacturing and repairing valve components is an asset
  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Ability to read and interpret process worksheets, inspect parts and maintain acceptable quality and efficiency level.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request. #IND