WHY MIDWAY MACHINING?

We are machining superheroes by day and hunters, garage mechanics, racers, woodworkers, crafters, farmers, and Mom’s/Dad’s by night – driven to offer the best customer experience and inspired to be industry leaders. Our passion for life, work, and family is what fuels us to work hard every day and to work hard for a company that recognizes the importance of that balance. We brainstorm, build, test, and solve, not only machined components but customer relationships. Our roots run deep, our passion is contagious and our people are simply the best. Sound like your kind of career lifestyle? Join the family.

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SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES:

This position is accountable for set-up and operation of production equipment to produce high quality product in a timely manner that meets customer requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Two year degree in Machine Tool Technology and two years machine experience or equivalent machine experience in metal machining processes preferred but not required.
  • Ability to operate material handling equipment such as forklifts, manlifts and other hoists preferred.
  • Knowledge of and ability to program and edit CNC programs for all machining operations using the best sequence in order to minimize setup time and optimize quality run time.
  • Skilled in using boring head/bar, drills and reamers for holes, end mills, face/shell mills for milling, taps and dies for cut threads, counterbores and countersinks for boltheads, radial saw cutters for slotting and carbide v. high speed cutting tools.
  • Skilled in setup and use of manual mills (horizontal and vertical), boring mills, standard/turret/heavy lathes, radial drills and cutoff/band saws.
  • Proficient in use of all measuring equipment.
  • Motivated and willing to learn.

MAIN DUTIES:

  • Answer and manage all incoming calls
  • Open, sort and distribute incoming mail
  • Direct all incoming faxes and emails
  • Coordinate repairs for any office equipment at branch location
  • Filing
  • Prepare weekly bank deposit
  • Manage petty cash account and coordinate with Corporate Controller
  • Balance and verify branch location cash drawer each morning
  • Ensure all shop time and field service time reported to Corporate for billing purposes
  • Coordinate all vendor information including new accounts and account changes to Corporate office
  • Organize and prepare weekly packet sent to Corporate
  • Order entry
  • Review Open Order Report on a regular basis
  • Follow up on open parts orders and lead times
  • Track and order shop supplies
  • Correspond with customers and vendors regarding open orders, account information, invoices and customer/vendor complaint resolution.
  • Coordinate with Human Resources to ensure all new hire information is completed for new employees at the Minot location.
  • Track vacation/sick time for Midway employees and  ensure proper forms are completed and sent to Human Resources by deadline
  • Act as liaison between Midway Branch and Sioux Falls Corporate to ensure timely communication and follow-up regarding company issues
  • Assist Service and Sales Managers as needed to ensure excellent customer service levels and productivity levels.
  • Other duties as assigned

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Computer Literate
  • Excellent communication skills
  • MS Word
  • MS Excel

ATTRIBUTES:

  • Detail-oriented
  • Highly motivated, self-starter
  • Candidate must be a team player and willing to teach and to learn
  • Proficient at planning and organization
  • Able to work in group setting or without supervision