Materials Science International, Inc.

Machinist

Columbus, Ohio, United States   |   30+ days ago

Job Description

Overview: Columbus, Ohio based Materials Science International (MSI), an ISO 9001 certified company, is a growing world class manufacturer that supports a variety of industries including automotive, aerospace, and architectural and industrial glass, among others. Manufacturing is our core business and has been since we were founded in 1981. Our 30 associates work 2 shifts at our two southwest Columbus facilities (combined 75,000 sq ft).

Position Summary: The Machinist will support MSI manufacturing operations on 1st shift (Mon. – Fri. from 6:00 – 2:30 p.m.) Starting wage is between $18 and $30 an hour depending on experience. We are seeking safety minded individuals with good math and basic computer skills and the ability to lift 50 pounds. An understanding of shop practices and solid comprehension skills for shop communication are vital as well as a high attention to detail.

Salary, Benefits, and Advancement Opportunities: MSI pays competitive hourly wages based on previous experience for the position. Benefits for a full-time employee include health, dental and vision insurance, paid vacation and holidays, and a company retirement plan. Also, we have implemented a very solid relocation package.

MSI values our employees and seeks to promote from within. The majority of our team of employees has been with MSI for years. There is no greater testament of our workplace than the average employee tenure is 12 years.

Daily Responsibilities will Include:

  • Machine parts to specifications using machining equipment such as CNC lathes/mills, manual lathes/milling machines and surface grinders.
  • Confirm dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers, calipers, and other measuring devices.
  • Set up, adjust, and operate all of the basic machine tools and many specialized or advanced variation tools in order to perform precision machining operations.
  • Ability to review and work from blueprints, drawings, and engineering information to determine methods and sequences of operations needed to machine or fabricate products to customer's dimensions and tolerances.
  • Lay out, measure and mark metal stock in order to display placement of cuts.
  • Ability to program CNC machine tools to ensure accuracy to engineer drawings.
  • Edit CNC programs to ensure machinery will function properly and that output will meet specifications.

Qualifications for Success:

  • High school diploma or GED is preferred
  • Prior machinist, lathes and mills experience
  • Basic Word/Excel software skills