Machinist Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Machinist in Statesville:
"To be more fluid with speeds and feeds."
Notes.... Write yourself notes about how metal responds the different things.

Machinist in Verona:
Listen and learn from the people that have been there working for a while. School does not mean you know best.

Machinist in Phoenix:
"You need to self manage , as well as multi manage."
Document everything you do throughout your entire career .

Machinist in Gaffney:
"3D modeling and programming."
Work around older machinist to learn valuable things.

Machinist in Willmar:
"Move."
Don't be afraid to change jobs for more money.

Machinist in Rock Valley:
Pay attention and learn all you can at every opportunity.

Machinist in Winchester:
Take notes write everything down.