EDM Machine Operator

Job Description:

EDM Machine Operator has the ability to run multiple machines effectively and efficiently on a continuous basis and can identify problems during the production run, position work pieces, and inspect parts on a daily basis using various types of inspection equipment.

Job Function:

Performs required operations on EDM machines, including setups, loading and unloading of parts, part inspection, electrode preparation and changing; Cleaning and performing preventive maintenance and minor adjustments of assigned equipment; Prepares various logs and records to document machine operation and daily production, enters required data into computer; Moves/transports parts to appropriate location as needed; Maintains safe, clean and orderly work areas; Receives, reviews, and /or refers to various records or reports including travelers, SOP, shift reports, safety sheets, etc.; Prepares labor sheets and non-conformance forms; Interacts and communicates with various groups and individuals including the immediate supervisor, co-workers, and other shop personnel; Operates EDM machine, grinders, micrometers, gauges, various power tools, computer, etc.; Performs related duties as required.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Set up and switch jobs as required
  • Produce more than 98% efficiency on a daily basis
  • Keep track of materials in the area
  • Minor maintenance of machine
  • Maintain excellent attendance
  • Verify all parts are conforming before signing off on traveler
  • Keep track of all scrap and seek corrective action
  • Run and maintain the function of 2+ machines in a cell
  • Maintain all inspections and tooling
  • Perform miscellaneous duties and projects as assigned and required.
  • Function effectively within a team environment


  • Must be a Canadian Citizen or have a Canadian work permit
  • Must demonstrate a high ability in the area of machining
  • Must have High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Be able to write and document information clearly
  • Must have a general understanding of ISO and its process within the company
  • Must be able to run parts to spec on a daily basis on multiple machines
  • Must be able to read part drawings
  • Must be able to use and read micrometers and dial calipers accurately
  • Must be able to calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics
  • Must be able to follow verbal and written instructions
  • Perform any other task management deems necessary or needed by the company

Preferable Experience:

1-5 years’ experience in EDM machining

Physical Demands/Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands, reach with hands and arms, and communicate. The employee must frequently lift or move up to 35 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.  The noise level in the work environment may be loud.  Must be able to use required Personal Protective Equipment.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Must be able to work in a supportive team environment that is fast paced with a strong commitment to accountability.

This posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required in this job.


To apply please submit resume noting job inquiry ID#1405060119CA to the Human Resources Department by email at: receptionist@meyertool.com.


An Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetics, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


This post will expire on Saturday February 23rd, 2019