Tradesmen International, Inc. CNC Machinist in Burnaby, British Columbia


Tradesmen International is seeking highly motivated CNC Machinist to join our team.


  • Must read blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, orthographic drawings, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and machining parameters; interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T).

  • Able to Troubleshoot and diagnose mechanical or hydraulic problems with associated equipment

  • Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.

  • Maintains specifications by observing drilling, grooving, and cutting, including turning, facing, knurling and thread chasing operations; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.

  • Sets-up mills and lathes by installing and adjusting three- and four-jaw chucks, tools, attachments, collets, bushings, cams, gears, stops, and stock pushers; indicating vices.

  • Loads feed mechanism by lifting stock into position.

  • Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample workpieces; adhering to international standards.


  • Certified Journeymen Machinist with an interprovincial ticket.

  • A valid driver’s license & reliable transportation is required*

  • Candidate owns all the required tools to perform job adequately

  • Valid First Aid an asset**

  • Eagerness and willingness to learn and receive instruction/direction from a qualified Supervisor

  • Strong working knowledge of safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation

  • High standard of integrity and professionalism

  • Able to work in team effort environment and display professionalism at all times

  • Must be punctual, reliable and hard working

  • Self-motivated and able to work without supervision

  • Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills Drug free at all times

  • Ability to work in a team environment and positive attitude are imperative.

  • PPE required

In addition to steady work, safer working conditions and excellent wages, Tradesmen provides a benefits package that is among the best in the industry.


  • Dental Plan

  • Vision Plan

  • Health insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • Disability


To Apply:

Online: Please reply to this ad

FAX: 1-778-328-6484


Recruiter Name:

Shannon Mckibbon

Req ID 2016-88272

Job Location(s) CA - BC - Burnaby

Posted Date 11/18/2016

Category Carpenter - Helper