Geater Machining & Manufacturing, Co.
  • 10-Oct-2016 to 30-Sep-2018 (CST)
  • Independence, IA, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time
  • 3 Openings

Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time Off, 401K Match, Profit Sharing, Quality Bonuses, $3/hr Shift Premium for 2nd shift, $5/hr Shift Premium for Weekends

Position Summary:
The basic function of the Machine Operator is to set up and operate conventional, special purpose, and numerical control (NC) machines and machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts.  Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.  Select, align, and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines such as mills, lathes, grinders and saws.  Calculate and set controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, depth and angle of cut or enter commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media.  Observe machine operation to detect malfunctions, adjust machine controls as required and verify conformance of finished work piece to specifications and blueprints by use of appropriate measuring devices.
Qualifications: 2 year CNC degree or equivalent experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred. Individuals must be self-motivated and willing to learn and grow! Machining experience in a job shop environment such as GMM is highly desired.  

Why Work at GMM?

Maybe you are ready for a change. Maybe you want more of a challenge. Maybe there is uncertainty. Maybe you want the ability to affect change.  Maybe you want to take your career to the next level. Does any of this sound familiar? If so, we at GMM have just the opportunity for you!

We build parts used in a variety of military application and have seen continuous growth over the years with no end in sight. The challenge... we need motivated and skilled people like you who want to work hard to be part of a team that is proud of what they do... protect the lives of those who protect us. If you are looking for more of a challenge this is definitely the place for you! We make over 7,000 parts per year and the average run is 30-50 parts per order. Here you will do more than button push!

What do we have to offer?

  • Minimum Starting Wage for a Machinist is $18/hr, plus $3 2nd shift premium or $5 weekend premium
  • Weekend Shift- 36 hour work week
  • Various openings 
  • Growth opportunities
  • Stability
  • Challenging and interesting work
  • Paid Time Off- starting at a rate of 2 weeks per year!
  • Quality Bonuses
  • 401K Company Match
  • Profit Sharing






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