Machinist Jobs in East Peoria IL

Full time @Foremost Industrial Technologies in Machinist
  • 6518 West Plank Road, Peoria, Illinois 61604, United States View on Map
  • Post Date : February 23, 2023
  • Apply Before : April 5, 2023
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  • Job ID 2137

Job Description

Foremost is an Electric Motor Repair Company in East Peoria IL. We offer Electro-mechanical repair services and have over 30 Years of Experience. Our company prides itself on maintaining a clean, state of the art facility, providing quality service to our customers and employing and retaining great people.

We are seeking a skilled Machinist to operate a variety of machines to perform assigned tasks.


You will produce or repair precision parts using manual equipment and accurate measurements. Review samples, drawings or instructions to understand specifications of output. Plan the sequence of necessary actions for the completion of a job. Take measurements and mark material for cutting or shaping. Select appropriate machines (e.g. lathes) and position or load material for a job. Determine and program size of batches, speed of machine etc. Monitor machine while working to adjust the feed, maintain temperature and identify issues. Check output to ensure consistency with specifications and discard defects. Keep records of approved and defective units or final products. Perform routine machine maintenance and repair minor damages

Requirements and skills:

Proven experience as machinist. Experience in using and/or programming manual, semi-automated or automated tools and machines (lathes, grinders etc.)Ability to use precision tools (e.g. calipers) to take accurate measurements. Knowledge of the properties of metal and other material. Ability to read blueprints, schematics and manuals. Good at math with analytical abilities. Physical stamina and strength to lift heavy items. High school diploma or equivalent; completion of vocational training or an apprenticeship will be an asset.


· Minimum of years programming and operating Lathes/Mills in a job shop environment.· Expert Programmer comfortable with holding ≤.0005” total diameter tolerances with ≤.0005” concentricity requirements.· Extensive experience manufacturing shafts and parts with complex geometries a must.· The ideal candidate must be self-sufficient in reading and interpreting drawing requirements as well as developing sound machining processes to meet drawing requirements.· High level of commitment to first time quality.· Preferred experience with manual machine shop equipment (such as lathes, milling machines, boring mills, etc.).

Salary and Benefits:

Our company offers competitive pay and a benefit package:

PTO, Paid vacation, Paid Holiday, retirement, Health Insurance, relocation assistance and more.

If you are interested, please send your resume to

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