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Machinist

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Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Operators

Overview

Set up, operate, or tend grinding and related tools that remove excess material or burrs from surfaces, sharpen edges or corners, or buff, hone, or polish metal or plastic work pieces.

 

 
 
Sample Job Titles
Abrasive Worker
Air Grinder
Axle Bearing Polisher
Axle Polisher
Band Reamer Machine Operator
Band Saw Filer
Barrel Centerer
Barrel Polisher
Barrel Polisher, Inside
Bearing Grinder
Bearingnizer
Belt Polisher
Bench Grinder
Bevel Polisher
Billet Grinder
Bit Grinder
Bit Sharpener
Bit Sharpener Operator
Blade Filer
Blade Grinder
Blade Groover
Blade Sharpener
Blocker and Polisher, Gold Wheel
Body Finisher
Bottom Polisher
Bottom Sander
Brass Buffer
Brass Burnisher
Brass Finisher
Brass Polisher
Broach Grinder
Brush Polisher
Buffer
Buffing Line Set Up Worker
Buffing Machine Operator
Buffing Machine Operator, Silverware
Buffing Machine Tender
Burnisher
Burnishing Machine Operator
Burr Bench Hand
Burr Bench Operator
Burr Filer
Burr Machine Operator
Burr Sander
Burrer
Burrer Operator
Burrer, Machine
Burring Machine Operator
Burring Wheel Operator
Cell Operator
Centerless Grinder
Centerless Grinder Operator
Chrome Polisher
CNC Operator (Computer Numerically Controlled Operator)
Color Buffer
Crankshaft Grinder
Cutlery Grinder
Cutter Grinder
Cylinder Grinder
Deburrer
Deburrer, Strip
Deburring and Tooling Machine Operator
Dial Buffer
Die Maintenance Technician
Dinger
Disc Sander
Disk Grinder
Disk Sander
Disk Sharpener
Double Reamer Operator
Dresser
Drill Bit Sharpener
Drill Grinder
Drum Sander
Dry Sander
Edge Grinder
Edger
Edging Machine Operator
Emery Grinder
Emery Wheel Worker
Enamel Buffer
End Polisher
External Grinder
Eye Glass Frame Polisher
Faucet Polisher
Fender Finisher
Fiberglass Finisher
File Machine Operator
Filing Machine Operator
Finish Filer
Finish Grinder
Finish Opener
Finisher
Finisher, Machine
Flat Polisher
Flute Grinder
Flute Polisher
Gear Finisher
Gear Lapper
Gear Lapping Machine Operator
Gold-Nib Grinder
Grinder
Grinder Machine Setter
Grinder Operator
Grinder Operator, Automatic
Grinder Set Up Operator
Grinder Set-Up Operator, Centerless
Grinder Set-Up Operator, Gear, Tool
Grinder Set-Up Operator, Jig
Grinder Set-Up Operator, Thread Tool
Grinder, Gear
Grinder, Lap
Grinding Machine Operator
Grinding Machine Tender
Grinding Wheel Dresser
Grinding Wheel Facer
Grinding Wheel Operator
Hob Grinder
Honer
Honing Machine Operator
Honing Machine Operator, Production
Honing Machine Set-Up Operator
Honing Machine Set-Up Operator, Tool
Internal Grinder
Jet Blade Polisher
Jewel Bearing Facer
Jewel Bearing Grinder
Jewel Bearing Polisher
Job Setter
Job Setter, Honing
Key Filer
Key Sander
Knife Blade Polisher
Knife Edger
Knife Glazer
Knife Grinder
Knife Sharpener
Lap Machine Tender
Lapper
Lapping Machine Operator
Lapping Machine Operator, Production
Lapping Machine Set-Up Operator
Lawn Mower Sharpener
Linter Saw Sharpener
Machine Grinder
Machine Operator
Machine Setter
Machine Tester
Machine Tool Dresser
Machinist
Magnetic Grinder Operator
Manufacturing Assistant
Manufacturing Associate
Manufacturing Operator
Metal Buffer
Metal Burnisher
Metal Burrer
Metal Dresser
Metal Filer
Metal Finisher
Metal Grinder
Metal Polisher
Mirror Finishing Machine Operator
Mold Cutting Machine Operator
Mold Sander
Needle Grinder
Nicking Machine Operator
Notch Grinder
Operator
Pallet Rectifier
Pattern Filer
Pinion Polisher
Pivot Maker
Plate Grinder
Platen Grinder
Polisher
Polisher and Buffer
Polisher Apprentice
Polisher, Balance Screwhead
Polisher, Eyeglass Frames
Polisher, Metal Furniture
Polisher, Sand
Polishing Machine Operator
Pot Sander
Printing Roller Polisher
Process Equipment Operator
Profile Grinder Technician
Rail Grinder
Razor Grinder
Razor Sharpener
Roll Grinder
Roll Grinder Operator
Sample Grinder
Sand Bobber
Sand Buffer
Sander Operator
Sanding Machine Operator or Tender
Satin Finisher
Saw Grinder
Saw Setter
Saw Sharpener
Scissors Grinder
Scissors Sharpener
Scratch Brusher
Scratch Finisher
Screw Machine Operator
Screwhead Polisher
Seater Grinder
Set-Up Person
Shear Grinder Operator
Shot Grinder Operator
Shot Polisher
Silver Buffer
Silverware Buffer
Silverware Cleaner
Sizing Machine Operator
Smoother
Snag Grinder
Snagger
Snailer
Steel Buffer
Steel Grinder
Stone Polisher
Stoner and Polisher, Bevel Face
Stove Polisher
Surface Grinder
Swing Grinder
Tap Grinder
Thread Grinder
Tool and Die Maker
Tool Dresser
Tool Grinder
Tool Polisher
Tooth Grinder
Tooth Polisher
Top Polisher
Track Grinder
Trimmer
Trimmer, Castings
Universal Grinder Operator
Valve Grinder
Watch Case Polisher
Watch Parts Grinder
Water Sander
Wet Sander
Wheel Buffer
Wheel Grinder
Wheel Polisher
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1134 Machinist Jobs Found


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Express Employment Professionals - TN - Nashville - posted 28 days ago
CNC Machinist Guaranteed 50 hours a week! This is a Permanent Opportunity CNC Machinist $20-24/hr. depending on experience First Shift with a focus...
Micro Tech Staffing - MA - Lakeville - posted 22 days ago
Local company in search of qualified Manual Machinist. Your day-to-day tasks may include: Setting up and operating a variety of machine tools to pr...
Fleet Staff, Inc - TX - Texarkana - posted 4 days ago
2nd shift Corona, Ca Pay rate: $13 to $16 Hours: Training on 1st shift, move to 2nd shift 2:30 pm -11:30pm Conventional Machinist Experienced conve...
Key Skilled Personnel, Inc - CA - Corona - posted 28 days ago
The position is first shift Paying $15-$20 DOE per hour. MAJOR JOB FUNCTIONS To perform difficult set-ups and machining operations on a conventiona...
VSSI, LLC - TX - Dallas - posted 11 days ago
CNC Screw Machinist Full Time Opportunity $18-20/hr DOE CNC Screw Machinist will perform tasks related to the safe operation of a CNC Swiss-style, ...
Micro Tech Staffing - RI - Cranston - posted 22 days ago
Machinist/Millwright Corning Pharmaceutical Glass is the leading pharmaceutical borosilicate glass-tubing producer in the country. If you are a ski...
Corning Pharmaceutical Glass - NJ - Vineland - posted 1 day ago
Job Title : Junior Machinist SD Technician **Shift: Candidate must be able to work first and second shift. A 10% shift differential will be paid wh...
The Computer Merchant Ltd - CA - San Diego - posted 7 days ago
Spark Talent is seeking CNC Machinist! We are hiring full time. Seeking Operators, Set Up Operators, and Programmers! Multiple openings on ALL SHIF...
- NOVI, MI - posted 8 days ago
This is a great position with a rapidly growing company in McHenry county. My client is looking for an experienced CNC machinist to perform setups ...
Express Employment Professionals - IL - Marengo - posted 11 days ago

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