Responsibilities in Brief:

  • Select appropriate machines (e.g. lathes) and position or load material for a job
  • Determine and set machine for correct speeds and feeds
  • Monitor machine while working to adjust the feed/speed, maintain temperature and identify issues

Overview:

We are looking for a skilled Machinist to manufacture new components for hydraulic pumps, motors, valves, cylinders and other components, as requested, from raw material. Must be comfortable with manual lathes, milling machines, lapping machine, and more. Must be able to follow CAD drawings and sketches; also, operate a variety of machines to perform assigned tasks. You will produce or repair precision parts using both manual and automated equipment and accurate measurements.

What We’re Looking For:

A great machinist that possesses manual dexterity and an eye for detail. They must also have knowledge of mathematics and mechanics as well as respect for safety precautions. The goal is to ensure effective production operations and optimize procedures.

Responsibilities in Detail:

  • Review samples, drawings or instructions to understand specifications of output
  • Plan the sequence of necessary actions for the completion of a job
  • Take measurements and mark material for cutting or shaping
  • Select appropriate machines (e.g. lathes) and position or load material for a job
  • Determine and set machine for correct speeds and feeds
  • Monitor machine while working to adjust the feed/speed, maintain temperature and identify issues
  • Check output to ensure consistency with specifications and reject defects
  • Keep records of approved and defective units or final products
  • Perform routine machine maintenance and repair minor issues

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as machinist
  • Experience in using and/or programming manual, semi-automated or automated tools and machines (lathes, milling machines, etc.)
  • Ability to use precision tools (e.g. micrometers) to take accurate measurements
  • Knowledge of the properties of metal and other material
  • Ability to read blueprints, schematics and manuals
  • Good at math with analytical abilities
  • Physical stamina and strength to lift heavy (up to 50lbs) items
  • High school diploma or equivalent; completion of vocational training or an apprenticeship will be an asset

Why Work for DHI:

Devine Hydraulics, Inc. is a firmly established (1983) manufacturer, service provider and distributor of hydraulic systems and components. With thousands of customers, we’ve built a business that understands the market allowing us to competitively succeed. Although we are the largest in our industry in this part of the US, we retain an entrepreneurial spirit that rewards excellence. We offer:

  • Competitive pay that grows with your ability to succeed
  • A friendly culture that is business focused, but employee driven
  • We offer health insurance, dental, vision, short-term disability, long-term disability, life insurance, paid vacations, paid holidays and more.
  • Company-sponsored trips and activities
  • First-shift with occasional voluntary overtime