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.

  • 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.