CNC Machine Operator (5k bonus/No Exp Needed - Will Train)

Date: Jun 5, 2024

Location: Eaton, OH, US, 45320

Company: Metallus

Joining the Metallus, formerly known as TimkenSteel, team means becoming part of a legacy that dates back over a century. We are an industry leader, manufacturing the cleanest steel in the world for companies in the industrial, aerospace and defense, automotive, and energy markets. 


At our St. Clair plant in Eaton, Ohio, we're at the leading edge of technology for the automotive and industrial markets.  We focus on creating products that go into the cars we drive daily, including value-added, precision steel components for transmissions, engines, and steering systems.  Our process lines demonstrate how lean thinking optimizes value to the customer and Metallus.



Multiple positions are available on the afternoon (3:00 PM to 11:30 PM) and midnight (11:00 PM to 7:30 AM) shifts.


Benefits include but are not limited to the following:

  • $5000 bonus plus continued bonus opportunity
  • Three (3) weeks of paid vacation
  • Monthly Incentive - Pay for Performance Program
  • Benefits available on the first day of employment; no waiting period
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Climate controlled


The purpose of this position is to learn CNC machining processes, procedures, and production skills to ensure the accuracy and consistency of products are achieved to meet customer needs.  


This position is responsible for but not limited to the following duties:

  • Ensures safety is the number one priority for themselves and others by following plant safety standards.
  • Performs daily production and production related tasks with a high emphasis on quality.
  • Monitors and adjusts CNC machinery as required; conducts quality checks as outlined in process control plans and work instructions.
  • Become familiar with specifications, document control processes and/or work instructions to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence or operations and setup requirements, and verifies conformance of finished work piece.
  • Setup, start, observe, and operate conventional, special purpose and numerical control (NC) machines and machining centers in accordance with the work instructions and all other standard work documentation, adjusting controls and control media as required.
  • Calculates and sets controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, and depth and angle of cut, or enters commands to retrieve, input or edict computerized machine control media.
  • Selects, aligns, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on CNC machines.
  • Records physical production, inventory changes, and completes all process control and quality documentation as required.
  • Performs routine preventative maintenance and minor repairs of process problems and breakdowns.
  • Recommends, supports and helps implement plant continuous improvement projects and problem-solving efforts; develops an understanding of the plant's vision to meet business plan objectives.
  • Load, unload, and inspect product.
  • Conduct assigned housekeeping and quality tasks.
  • Participates in plant teams.
  • Works with a safety first mentality.
  • Is flexible to work any shift assignment and overtime as needed.  May at times be required to run multiple machines as necessary.


Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED.


Preferred Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED with two years of experience in manufacturing machining, preferably CNC machining.


Physical Demands & Frequency Requirements:

  • Continuous standing, walking, kneeling, stooping, reaching and manual manipulation of parts.
  • Regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.  Occasionally lift and/or move 50 pounds.
  • Manufacturing work environment with moderate exposure to unusual elements such as wet and/or humid conditions.  May include transportation and handling of product waste.
  • Vision must be corrected distance acuity 20/40 better eye; corrected near acuity 20/33 better eye.
  • Hearing at a conversational level.
  • Operates forklift and similar machinery and equipment.
  • Required to wear protective safety glasses, hearing protection where required and safety shoes where required.


Relocation is not offered for this position.



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. 

Nearest Major Market: Dayton
Nearest Secondary Market: Cincinnati