Machinist / Toolmaker IL

Machinist / Toolmaker IL

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Location: Sullivan, IL
Salary Level: Hourly Department: MS1
Shift: First Supervisor: Machine Shop Team Leader

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Construction, repair, maintenance, and calibration of the tools, jigs, fixtures, and instruments of a machine shop
  • Design and machine special fixtures needed to perform task (prototype parts work holding) through completion
  • Proficient in operating machine shop type equipment such as manual lathes, mills, surface grinders, etc.
  • Be able to operate precision measuring instruments
  • Meets safety and quality requirements for machine shop practices

Education and/or Experience

  • Technical School or Apprenticeship Program; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must be able to read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment
  • Effective multi-tasking skills
  • Demonstrated innovativeness and creative ability
  • Willingness to take ownership and participate in “hands-on” projects