CNC Machinist

Nixon Gear Division
1750 Milton Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13209


Job Description

Gear Motions, Inc. – Nixon Gear Division, an employee owned custom precision gear manufacturing company, seeks a CNC Machinist for a full time set-up position on first shift (Monday – Thursday, 6:00 am – 4:30 pm). Minimum 5 years experience desired with CNC lathes and vertical mills. Preference given to machinists that are familiar with Mazatrol and Fanuc controllers. Familiarity with close tolerances, ISO and SPC processes helpful.

Major Responsibilities

  • Setup and run CNC lathes and CNC mills.
  • Utilize and interpret engineering drawings.
  • Assist with the development of processing concepts, as well as problem solving specific to turning/milling processes.
  • Recommend and implement manufacturing process cost reduction initiative.
  • Work with peers to assist in inventory management of approved tooling area.
  • Communicates with peers and outside vendors to facilitate improvements.
  • Evaluates product processes according to specification and quality standards.

Gear Motions provides an excellent benefits package, competitive wages, 401k Retirement Plan, and is capped off by a generous Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP).

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