Position title

The Machinist will work with mechanical, automation and controls engineers to help construct / implement new custom equipment and tooling to the manufacturing process.  This position requires a wide range of experience with machining, machining equipment.  The position will be based in our Southfield, MI headquarters with occasional travel to production facilities in Michigan reporting to the Tool Room Supervisor.


Operates and maintains lathe and milling machines.

Reviews drawings, instructions, blueprints or samples to ensure accurate production.

Takes precise measurements for cutting or shaping.

Selects appropriate machine and settings for a given task.

Plans proper sequence of tasks to complete the assignment.

Monitors machines, adjusts feed and other settings as necessary.

Checks output for quality assurance and documents or discards defects.

Identifies need for and performs machine maintenance and minor repairs.

Maintains a safe and clean workstation.

Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related tasks as needed.

Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


Technical School Graduate or equivalent experience in an industrial manufacturing environment.  Apprenticeship or vocational training preferred.

High school degree or equivalent

Experience working with machine tools or mechanical assembly.

Working knowledge of safety protocols.


Requires a High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.

Maxitrol Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Employment Type
Job Location
Southfield, MI
Date posted
June 1, 2023
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Please send your resume to hr@maxitrol.com

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