St. Louis, MO 
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Location: St. Louis, MO

Reports to:Machining Manager

SKF is hiring level of Machinists!

It's an exciting time to join our team!

About SKF:

SKF was nominated for the 2016 Business Development Award by the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership and was selected unanimously as the recipient. The SKF Group is the leading global manufacturer and supplier of rolling bearing related products, solutions, and services, such as bearings, seals, lubrication systems, analytical and maintenance services.

Take a look at the various open opportunities!

A-4 Requirements & Responsibilities:

  • Knowledge of micrometers, scales, gauges, and blueprint reading required.
  • Operate using blueprints, layout card and worksheets.
  • Have complete knowledge of sharpening and repairing tools.
  • Some knowledge of feeds and speeds required.
  • Changeover, adjust and perform a broad range of operations on all machinery on a wide variety of parts, following standard procedures.
  • Follow Setup Person's instructions, maintain setups, and produce quality and quantity work.
  • Assist in keeping machines in first-class operating condition.
  • Keep machine, tools, attachments, and work area clean and orderly.
  • Routine maintenance to be performed by the operator.

GP-5 Requirements & Responsibilities:

  • Knowledge of blueprints, layout sheets, surface finishes, and various inspection procedures and practices as well as the ability to hold to extremely close tolerances is required.
  • Understand and practice proper tool dressing, speeds, and feeds to meet maximum performance.
  • Responsible for supplying and maintaining personal tools in order to efficiently perform required tasks.
  • Responsible for maintaining and operating a broad range of equipment including presses, reamers, and honing machines; through feed, in-feed, cylindrical, surface, and double disc grinders.
  • Effectively diagnose and troubleshoot assigned equipment to safely perform Company and customer's expectations.
  • Perform minor repairs and adjustments to keep equipment in optimum operating condition.
  • Perform a variety of operations within the group to maintain flow and quality of work.
  • Inform Supervisor of any unusual difficulties that require attention.
  • Keep equipment, machines, tools, fixtures, and work area clean and orderly.
  • Perform routine maintenance as required.

PRODUCTION TECHNICIAN M-5 / L / UTILITY Requirements & Responsibilities:

  • Must be capable of reading blueprints and using scales, micrometers, and to gauge work to close tolerances.
  • Complete knowledge of bar stock and tubing required.
  • Follow detailed instructions; judgment required in cutting, filling of requisitions, storing and piling stock; accumulating orders, delivering material to manufacturing department; complete knowledge of bar stock and tubing required.
  • Routine maintenance to be performed by the operator.
  • Assist on setups, working under setup man's instructions.
  • Maintain setups, replace tooling, changeover and sharpening tools, drills and taps and care for broaches.
  • Use judgment in clamping work to avoid distortion and in selection of speeds and feed to suit work.
  • Inform Supervisor of any unusual difficulties.
  • Keep machine, tools, fixtures, and work area clean and orderly.
  • Sweep floor; keep place clean; remove all waste so as not to create a fire hazard.

The Strongest Candidates will have:

  • Experience reading Blueprints.
  • The ideal candidate will have a related certificate or schooling and/or 2 - 3 years' experience.
  • Knowledge ofscales, micrometers, and gauges
  • Detail orientated and exercise precise judgment.
  • Willingness to learn from and be part of a team.
  • Conscientious about keeping work area clean and organized.

Benefits include, but are not limited to:

-Immediate eligibility for a five percent (5%) contribution paid on a per pay period basis.

-Vesting in the Company 401k after one year of service

-Four (4) additional hours of PTO time per month for Perfect Attendance

-Eleven (11) paid holidays

-$1.40 Multiple Machine Premium

-Excellent Health Care, Vision, and Dental

-PTO, Vacation time, and much more!

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Equal Opportunity Employer/Disable/Veterans


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
2 to 3 years
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