Lathe Operator

Lathe Operator

Location: Austintown, OH

Company Order Number: DRDV1L-Aup

# of openings: 1


Lathe Operator
Austintown, OH


Job Summary

To set up and operate Turret Lathe, Engine Lathe, or Band saw for production of parts to customer specification.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Receives numerical work orders, prints and instructions from Team Lead.
  • Locates work piece and positions piece in machine and transfers finished piece from machine to shipping & receiving.  Turns all parts end for end as required.
  • Sets up machine for various size parts as required by adjusting tail stock, head stock jaws, roll clamping, v-blocks, roller rest, indicate or layout.
  • Sets up and operates machine tools, adjusting stops, feeds and speeds, etc., for operations being machined.
  • Performs straight and taper turning, boring, threading, facing, drilling, tapping, reaming, plugging and mill work, etc., to the required dimensional specifications and tolerances.
  • Uses tape measures, calipers, micrometers, scales, gauges, etc., to check for finish sizes.
  • Cleans, lubricates, and makes minor adjustments or replacements to machine.  May assist in repairs.
  • Remove chips from machine.  Maintains clean and orderly working area.

Training will be available for this position.

Education/Experience (education required unless noted as “preferred”)

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)

Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (all knowledge, skills and abilities are required unless noted as “preferred”)

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to effectively organize and prioritize projects
  • Ability to function in a team environment
  • Continual attention to detail

The above statement reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job identified, and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all of the work requirements that may be inherent in the job.

Competitive Wage, Medical, Dental, 401k

Pre-employment physical, background check and drug screening for all new hires

We have created a culture and environment that fosters personal and professional growth.  If you would like to become part of our dynamic organization, visit our website at and send a resume and cover letter for immediate consideration to:


Union Electric Steel Corporation

An Ampco-Pittsburgh Company

Post Office Box 465

Carnegie PA 15106-0465

Attention:  Human Resources (AULATHE)

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