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Full time @Malton Electric Company in Machinist
  • Ishpeming, Michigan 49849, United States View on Map
  • Post Date : January 3, 2023
  • Apply Before : March 15, 2024
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  • Job ID 1602

Job Description

Malton Electric Company is an Electric Motor Shop in Virginia, MN, founded in 1946.

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, 401k with match, Health Insurance, relocation assistance.

If you are interested, please send your resume to

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