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Manual Machinist

  • Full Time
  • Electromechanical Repair
  • Charlotte, NC

Manual Machinist

Jenkins Electric, a Charlotte-based electro-mechanical repair company, is looking for an experienced Manual Machinist. This is a ‘job-shop’ environment that requires the operation of manual lathes for a range of industrial parts. Candidates for the position must be mechanically inclined, with a demonstrated aptitude for mechanical measurement. Experience in a similar machine shop or motor shop environment is a plus. Welding experience is a plus.


  • Experience running manual lathes and milling machines
  • Must have manual machining background
  • Ability to read micrometers accurately
  • Experience repairing component for rotating machinery
  • Some overtime and travel required


  • Basic reading, writing, and some advanced arithmetic skills required.
  • Basic computer skills required
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical schematics
  • Ability to use the following tools: micrometer, caliper, basic measuring tools
  • Manual dexterity required for operating machinery
  • Ability to lift up to 30 pounds required


Working conditions are normal for a manufacturing environment. Work involves frequent lifting of materials up to 30 pounds. Machinery and tool operation requires the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to; eye safety glasses, hearing protectors, work boots, and hard hats. Loose fitting clothes and jewelry are not permitted.

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