CNC/VMC Machinist - 3rd Shift
Brookings, SD 
Posted 21 days ago
Job Description
Quality Tool, Inc., an ISO9001:2015 certified contract precision metal fabricator and machining manufacturer seeking reliable, motivated and team-minded VMC Machinists to set-up and operate a variety CNC Machining Centers at our plant in Brookings, SD.

Essential Duties:
  • Exhibits the personal characteristic we value of good attitude, intelligence, integrity, and humility.

  • Reviews job/production orders and interprets accompanying prints and drawings to determine job requirements, check for accuracy of information, and identify any discrepancies or special needs.

  • Set up, adjust and operate machine tools determining speeds & feeds with the ability to align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments & accessories.

  • Insures that all work is done in accordance with and adheres to Company ISO and Quality standards.

  • Prepares and cleans product surfaces, as necessary, for desired operation.

  • Sequence automatic machine operations and define setup requirements, select cutting tools, and program proper feeds and speeds to successfully machine parts.

  • Identify optimal manufacturing processes based on part configuration and batch size.

  • Inspect work, making necessary notations on work routers.

  • The nature of the work is a mix of small to medium quantity runs with frequent set-ups.

Knowledge/Skills & Abilities:
  • Understands and promotes company’s mission, values and quality policy.

  • Exhibits the personal characteristics we value of good attitude, intelligence, integrity and humility.

  • Working knowledge of metal fabrication/forming practices and processes.

  • Working knowledge of operating procedures for machine center, laser, drill/mill, lathe, brake press and turret.

  • Ability to read and understand job specifications, shop drawings and blueprints.

  • Ability to perform basic math computations associated with metal fabrication.

  • Knowledge of properties of structural metal and related items.

  • Mathematical aptitude.

  • Proficient in editing programs and adjusting offsets.

  • Experience inspecting your own parts using various dimensional tools such as calipers, micrometers and gages.

  • Familiar with geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T).

  • Good judgment and decision making skills.

  • Good attendance and punctuality and willingness to work overtime as needed.

  • Able to work independently, with minimal supervision, as well as part of a team.

  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds.

Required Education and Experience:
  • 2+ plus years of Machining experience.
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent.
  • Completion of an apprenticeship program, technical or tread school training program a plus.

Compensation & Benefits:.
  • Competitive salary, commensurate with experience and education
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) with company matching
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Long -Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
    Quality Tool Inc. is a growing machining/fabricator of metal components for Fortune 500 companies in the medical, industrial, electronics and defense industries.


Job Summary
Start Date
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
3rd Shift
Salary and Benefits
Commensureate with experience
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
2+ years
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