Machine Operator Manual Lathe

Adecco is currently assisting one of our clients in Burbank looking for a Machinist with Manual Lathe experience.  This position is a long term temporary position, permanent for the right candidate.  If you feel you qualify please apply.

SUMMARY: Under minimal supervision, sets up and operates manually controlled machines in skilled precision and bench work in the fabrication, maintenance, repair and alteration of machinery, machine parts, tools and equipment.


  • Performs all tasks in a safe and responsible manner.
  • Reads and interprets blueprints. Uses gages and measuring instruments to meet tolerance requirements. Uses precision tools, machinery and equipment such as lathe
  • Fabricates and shapes parts such as tools and machine parts out of metal, plastics and composites Properly and safely selects, aligns, secures and removes holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories and materials onto machines
  • Recognizes, deploys and properly uses inserts, fixtures and tooling
  • Performs daily and regular cleaning and light maintenance tasks on machinery and equipment
  • Ability to track parts and jobs into the vantage system Utilizes and abides by ISO requirements and safety procedures
  • Complies with all quality policies, specifications, regulations and instructions


  • Must have a general knowledge of 1) estimating time and materials for machine jobs, 2) metals and the quality and machinability and uses of metals, alloys and other materials, 3) machines and tools, including their design, uses, repair and maintenance, 4) design techniques, tools and principals involved in the production of precision technical plans and drawings.
  • Three years related experience (journeymen certification preferred)
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Effectively communicate and understand job instructions both verbally and written in the English language.

Adecco provides one of the most comprehensive benefits package in the industry to contract workers. Benefits are available to you as a contractor after one week of employment.

Click on Apply Now to be considered for this Machinist with Manual Lathe experience position in Burbank.

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Reference number US_EN_99_025142_378377