Bench Worker - 1st Shift in Wilmington, MA at Tecomet

Date Posted: 1/20/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The role of Bench worker is to perform a variety of metal finishing operations including; deburring, hand grinding, polishing, sand blasting while maintaining quality in accordance with Tecomet standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform a variety of metal finishing operations including deburring, hand grinding, polishing, and etching.
  • Receive work order, drawings, and parts to be finished.
  • After instruction from Supervisor/Lead person, select and utilize hand and power tools such as grinders, sanders, drills and drill bits, knives, deburring tools, etc.
  • Perform critical, close tolerance deburring/finishing of minute/very small parts where radii and chamber/edges are critical, using microscope and small tools.
  • Inspect all finished parts for quality/specification requirements and place in containers/trays, and tag or record order data.
  • Move materials as necessary in performance of duties.
  • Detect and report improper operations, faulty equipment, defective materials and unusual conditions to Supervisor/Lead person.
  • Maintain work area and equipment in clean, safe, and orderly condition.
  • Follow established company rules and regulations, safety precautions, and maintain quality standards.
  • Perform other related duties as required or as directed.

Qualification Requirements

Educational/Training Requirement:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent


  • Entry level, mechanically inclined preferred.
  • Ability to operate belt grinders. 
  • Must be mechanically inclined and able to deburr, sandblast, tape and inspect parts. 
  • Able to follow written and verbal instructions with the ability to read blue prints. 
  • Previous experience using prints, micrometers and vernier’s a plus.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Use of reading, writing, adding and subtracting whole numbers, following instructions, use of fixed gauges, direct reading instruments and similar devices, where interpretation is not required.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/W/Vets/Disabled