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Machinist

 

  • Req ID: 98484
  • Department: Mechanical Loco
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Position Type: Union
  • Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Country: Canada
  • % of Travel: 0-10%
  • Job Available to: Internal & External
  • Deadline to apply: 12/01/2022

 

Canadian Pacific is a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States with direct links to major ports on the west and east coasts. CP provides North American customers a competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of the globe. CP is growing with its customers, offering a suite of freight transportation services, logistics solutions and supply chain expertise. Visit cpr.ca to see the rail advantages of CP. For more on our purpose, culture, and strategy, visit cpr.ca/en/about-cp.

 

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

Machinists set up and operate a variety of machine tools to precision cut, mill, turn, bore, drill or grind metal and similar materials into parts or products. They study specifications and drawings, calculate dimensions and tolerances, and then measure, set up and manufacture their projects.

POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES:

Read and interpret engineering drawings, blueprints, charts and tables or study sample parts to determine machining operation to be performed, and plan best sequence of operations

Set up, operate and maintain a variety of machine tools including computer numerically controlled (CNC) tools to perform precision, non-repetitive machining operations such as sawing, turning, milling, boring, planning, drilling, precision grinding and other operations

Verify dimensions of products for accuracy and conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments such as micrometers, verniers, calipers, height gauges, optical comparators, co-ordinate measuring machines (CMM) or other specialized measuring instruments

Report deviations from specifications and tolerances to supervisor

Complete and maintain inspection reports.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • An Inter-Provincial Red Seal in the trade of Machinist is required.
  • Strong problem solving and computer skills;
  • Must be able to work within strict established safety and work guidelines/rules to complete job;
  • Will be required to have obtain all CP certification pertaining to specific tasks and assignments;
  • CP operates 7 days a week, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year; must be able to work on various shifts and days off

WHAT CP HAS TO OFFER:

  • Flexible and competitive benefits package
  • Employer funded Retirement plan
  • Annual Fitness Subsidy
  • Part-time Studies program

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Medical Requirements:

Operating safely is a core foundation of CP. Our commitment is to protect our people, customers, communities in which we operate the environment and our assets. We are also committed to a healthy and safe workplace. CP’s Alcohol and Drug Policy and Procedures (“Policy and Procedures”) support these commitments.   All new hires for a safety sensitive position will be required to complete a pre-employment medical that includes a physical, vision, hearing, alcohol and drug audit assessment.

Background Investigation:

The successful candidate will need to successfully complete the following clearances:   

  • Criminal history check
  • Last 3 years of driving history
  • Last 7 years of employment history; includes military service
  • Social Security number verification

CP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, inclusive of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. 

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