Talascend Machinist Assistant in Spokane, Washington

Talascend is currently seeking a Machinist Assistant for a contract opportunity in Spokane, Washington. RESPONSIBILITIES: *Verify consumables are at each machine and quantities are to standards. *Fill as needed or requested. *The least amount of interruption to the machinist is of primary concern for both safety and productivity. *Check all machines for oil levels, chemical bottle levels and fill as needed. *Verify that the specific oils and chemicals are the exact replacement. *Get tooling, inserts, portable equipment, jaws or fixtures for the machinist as needed. This may be prompted by a signal (Andon) or by request. *Move carts to the next process step whether 10 feet away or to another location within the factory. *Support machinist with manual tasks including but not limited to: Measuring parts, flattening parts on presses, moving and replacing chip bins, retrieving carts and polishing parts. *Checking, filling and performing full coolant clean out of machines as scheduled. *Maintain Honeywell Operating System standards by replacing worn tape on floors, replacing absorbent cloths around machines, and cleaning as scheduled and directed. *Change out grit media by checking scheduled change out intervals. *Remove trash and used wipes by following standard procedures. *When directed by the Lead or Supervisor other tasks will be required. REQUIREMENTS: *Candidates must be able to stand, walk, bend and reach on a consistent basis *Lift/carry up to 30lbs with or without assistance *Must have a high school diploma or GED *6+ months of manufacturing experience required *Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field **1st Shift: Mon - Thurs: 6:00 AM to 4:30 PM, OT as needed** We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those qualified individuals who closely meet the qualifications of the position will be contacted. The details of the position are only a summary, other duties may be assigned as necessary. Background Check and Drug Screen may be required for this position. Apply Now Talascend is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran.