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ResourceMFG | Manufacturing Workforce Specialists

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ResourceMFG is currently hiring for a Screw Machine Operator in the Lancaster area!

$24.00-$28.00 per hour (depending on experience)

Come and join our team!

Temp to hire


  • 6:00am to 4:30pm 
  • 4:30pm-3:00am

Machine Operator Job Description:

  • Sets up and operates single- or multiple-spindle lathe-type screw machines equipped with automatic indexing and feeding mechanisms to machine metal bar stock
  • Reads blueprint or job order for product specifications, such as dimensions, tolerances, number of parts to be machined, and tooling instructions, such as cutting speeds, feed rates, depth of cuts, and cutting tools to be used.
  • Uses inspection and measurement equipment to ensure quality of products produced.
  • Use of micrometers, calipers, indicator, comparators and other inspection tools.
  • Positions and secures specified collets, bushings, and stock pushers onto stock-feeding mechanism, using wrenches and screwdrivers, and loads bar stock into feeding mechanism, manually or using hoist.
  • Installs and adjusts specified cams, gears, and stops to control stock and tool movements at each station.
  • Positions and secures tools in toolholders, verifying positions with gauges and other measuring instruments.
  • Sets cutting speeds and feed rates.
  • Moves controls to cycle machine through settings, stopping machine and adjusting tool positions and machine controls to allow for operating factors, such as timing, clearance between moving parts, and chip removal.
  • Starts machine, observes operation, and inspects first-run and sample workpiece to ensure machining conforms to specifications, using measuring instruments, such as plug and ring gauges, calipers, and micrometers.
  • Replaces worn tools.
  • May operate bench grinder to sharpen tools.
  • May machine nonmetallic materials.


ResourceMFG offers:

  • Weekly pay
  • Immediate health benefits--medical, dental, vision
  • Paid training
  • FREE online courses 
  • Career advancement 
  • and MORE 

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

  • Mechanical skills
  • Screw machine operator experience is required
  • May be required to have experience with particular material or product or machine of particular size, type, or trade name

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