STATE CLASSIFICATION JOB DESCRIPTION


Salary Group A15

Class No. 9514

MACHINIST II

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Performs highly complex (senior-level) machinist work. Work involves operating machines and tools in repairing, rebuilding, and constructing mechanical equipment. May train, coordinate, and lead the work of others. Works under limited supervision, with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED

Designs and builds special equipment.

Designs jigs for use in machine parts.

Sets up, adjusts, and operates specialized machine tools.

Sets controls to regulate machine tools.

Measures, examines, and tests completed parts and instruments to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications.

Operates welding equipment.

May train, coordinate, and lead the work of others.

Performs related work as assigned.

GENERAL QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES

Experience and Education

Experience in operating machine shop equipment. Graduation from a standard senior high school or equivalent is generally preferred. Experience and education may be substituted for one another.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of machine shop methods and material used to manufacture and repair mechanical equipment.

Skill in designing and manufacturing special equipment.

Ability to interpret blueprints and drawings; to communicate effectively; and to train, coordinate, and lead the work of others.


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Revised 9-1-17