CNC Machinist/Machine Operator

Syracuse Division – Nixon Gear
1750 Milton Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13209


Gear Motions – Nixon Gear Division, a successful, a growing progressive ISO 9000 registered precision gear manufacturing employee-owned company, seeks a full time CNC Machinist/Machine Operator for a set-up position on 2nd shift (Monday – Thursday 4:30pm-3:00am). Desired candidate will have 3-5 years’ experience with a variety of CNC equipment. Preference given to machinists that are familiar with Mazatrol and Fanuc controllers. Familiarity with close tolerances, ISO and SPC processes helpful.

Qualifications and Skills

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

Gear Motions – Nixon Division has an excellent benefit package which includes eligibility for health, dental, life and disability insurance and participation in the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) along with a very well-funded 401k Retirement Plan. Only qualified candidates should apply.

For consideration, please email resume to Attention Human Resource – or mail to Nixon Gear 1750 Milton Ave., Syracuse, NY 13209, EOE

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