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COMPLETE Machine Shop Technician - Grinding - Afternoon Shift - LOC13049 1400 South Service Road West,Oakville,Ontario,L6L 5Y7,Canada

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LOC13049 1400 South Service Road West,Oakville,Ontario,L6L 5Y7,Canada, Canada   [ View map ]

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LOC13049 1400 South Service Road West,Oakville,Ontario,L6L 5Y7,Canada

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Collins Aerospace is looking to hire Machine Shop Technician – Grinding who will be reporting to the Surface Finish Supervisor. You will be responsible for internal and external grinding of large diameter green grind as well as chrome/HVOF plated surfaces.

Work Location: Onsite at Oakville Facility, Ontario - Canada

Work Shift: Afternoon Shift 4X10 (Monday – Thursday – 4:00 pm - 2:00 am)


  • Studies blueprint or layout on work piece to visualize grinding to be done, and plans sequence of operations.
  • Selects grinding wheel and secures it on spindle.
  • Dresses wheel with dressing device.
  • Lifts work piece and positions and secures work piece to holding device.
  • Selects feed rates, grinding speeds, depth of cuts, and grinding wheel of size, shape, and grade for each operation.
  • Positions and tightens stops to limit travel of work pieces or grinding wheel.
  • Moves controls to position wheel and work piece in relation to each other, and to set feed, speed, and depth of cut.
  • Starts machine, turns hand wheel to feed grinding wheel to work piece or vice versa, and engages power feeding device.
  • Verifies dimensions of ground work pieces for conformance to specifications.
  • Works to tight tolerances.
  • Measures, marks, and scribes work piece to lay it out for grinding.
  • Dresses grinding wheels to complex profiles.


  • Grade 12 diploma or equivalent
  • Typically 3 years previous machining experience.
  • Experience of machine shop practices, turning, milling, with an emphasis on grinding
  • Experience in reading blueprint an understanding of applicable measuring equipment.
  • Eligible to work in Canada; Successful candidates must meet and be cleared under all requirements relating to ITAR and CGD

Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.


The high quality products we design, test and produce in our Mechanical Systems help millions of passengers reach their destinations safely – every day! From landing systems and actuation to propellers, flight controls and hoist and winch – the products we manufacture work together behind the scenes to enhance the overall flight experience. We delight our customers with superior products and best-in-class service. Our global team is committed to continuous improvement – we work hard to make our solutions lighter-weight, stronger and more technically advanced, so that plane travel can be safer, more affordable and more sustainable in the years to come. We are looking for the best and brightest to fly and land with us!


Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.

RTX is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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