Machinist/Tool and Die

Locations Hiring:

Nissan Canton Manufacturing and Assembly Plant

Job Description:

Industrial Machinist providing services which include design, build and repair of tooling and fixtures to support production and maintenance in an automotive manufacturing facility. Be a self-starter who is hardworking, highly motivated and eager to learn and willingness to be trained to company standards. Be an excellent communicator who is able to follow directions efficiently and provide feedback in a timely manner. We are a highly customer focused organization; as a result, overtime is required to meet business needs.

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Set up and operate ALL types of machine tools (with all attachments) such as lathes, mills, boring mills, gas torch equipment, power hand tools and grinders to duplicate, make or rework experimental parts.
  • Proficient Mig and Tig welding skills.
  • Determine proper speeds and feeds to use
  • Work in accordance with samples, sketches, specifications, written and/or verbal instructions. Able to create and read advanced blueprints.
  • Interpret mechanical requirements and dimensions to determine sequence of necessary machining operations.
  • Knowledge of measuring tools to include taper attachments, dividing head, rotary table, verniers, micrometers, surface, height/thread gages, gage blocks, indicators and sine bar.
  • Maintain equipment and work area in a clean and orderly condition
  • In addition, comply with established safety procedures and insure all equipment is in good working conditions with all required guards in place. Also ability to instruct and direct apprentices and trainees. Must also be good at math.


  • Available to work any shift, to include week-ends.
  • Speak, read and write fluent English
  • Have a verifiable stable work history
  • Successfully complete Chemical screen and thorough background checks to include Criminal History and work history
  • Lift up to 25 lbs
  • Stand for long periods of time
  • Hard working with the ability to stay focused, pay attention to detail
  • Safety conscious and work well with others
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