June 22, 2018

Conventional Machinist – Milling & Lathe

The main task of a Conventional Machinist is to set up and operate a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts on a conventional lathe machine. Must be proficient in general machinist competencies as well as reading blueprints/ drawings.



Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Understand and interpret the blueprints and technical drawings;
  • Conduct a first production trial;
  • Make correction according to the results of the first trial and make necessary adjustments as required;
  • Verify machining of parts and make necessary corrections;
  • Polish machines parts;
  • Maintain work area, equipment and tools;
  • Advise your supervisor of necessary repairs or defects of tools and/or equipment;
  • Participate in training new employees;
  • Execute all related tasks;



Skill requirements:

  • DEP in conventional machining;
  • 1 to 3 year of work experience as a conventional machinist;
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings;
  • Be adaptable, capable to learn quickly, detailed-oriented and punctual;
  • Able to work on your own as well as in team;
  • Reach a good execution speed;
  • Bilingual French and English is an asset;




CDS offers a comprehensive total compensation package including a competitive benefits package of life, health, dental, and disability insurance. Furthermore, we provide opportunities for professional competence development and training, as well as, opportunities for career advancement.

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