Gear Cutting/Hobbing - $17/Hr - 1st shift


Posted: 05/15/2024 Employment Type: Contract to Perm Job Number: TM341354179 Pay Rate: $15 / hour

Job Description

1st Shift Gear Cutting/Hobbing

Michiana manufacturer is seeking an experienced candidate for 1st Shift Gear Cutting/Hobbing position working 6:00am – 4:30pm Monday – Thursday with additional overtime as needed. Temp to hire position starting out at $15.00/hr - $17.00/hr depending on experience. Qualified candidates can apply online at and contact Rena at 574-968-1411 with questions. 


Job Duties:
  • Will tend/operate gear cutting and finishing machines such as gear shapers, hobs, honers, lappers and generators to machine spline or gear teeth on metal blanks                          
  • Follow job instructions and check gear dimensions
  • Position and secure work piece on arbor in chuck or in fixture
  • Start machine, turn valve handle and direct flow of coolant against tool and work piece
  • Verify conformance to specifications


Job Requirements:
  • Must be able to pass assessments in Blueprint Reading and Basic Inspection with the required percentage for the department
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) or one to three months related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Good math skills, reasoning skills, and attention to detail
  • Must be able to follow instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
  • Must have knowledge Microsoft Windows
  • Must have ability to utilize the MME ERP system to locate jobs, status operations, sequences, and log comments
  • Must be able to frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds  


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