• Employment Type: Full-Time
  • Position Type: Hourly
  • Department: Production
  • Primary Location: 2515 Charleston Place, Fort Wayne, IN
  • Required Education: High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Travel Requirements: None
  • Benefits Offered: Full
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Murray Equipment, Inc. is seeking qualified individuals for career opportunities in CNC machining. Our CNC Machinists will operate & set-up  CNC Mills & Lathes on 3rd shift  for our TCS division. This person will be a dedicated team player, responsible for the efficient production of quality machined components meeting all production requirements. Successful candidates will be motivated, self-directed/ self-starters, mechanically inclined, and well organized. A successful person is detail-oriented and dependable, can follow instructions and consistently produce good work.

3rd Shift receives an extra $2.50/hr. shift premium & works FOUR 10-HOUR DAYS!! Sunday evening- Thursday morning, hours are 9:00pm- 7:30am

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

(Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.)

  • Receives written and/or verbal instructions
  • Loads raw castings and other parts into a computer controlled machine center for processing.
  • Willing to accept and follow all company rules and policies.
  • Pass a general machinist knowledge test and measurement test.
  • Knowledge of proper use and care of inspection equipment, (I.e.: micrometers, calipers, indicators, plug and ring gages.)
  • Removes parts de-burrs them, and completes a check of critical dimensions upon completion of the machine cycle.  
  • Records time and materials used in a prompt and accurate manner.
  • Recognizes and change dull tooling.
  • Makes appropriate work offsets.
  • Works with extremely close tolerances
  • Ability to perform setups following work documented procedures.
  • Completes quality parts within established rate guidelines.
  • Maintains a good work ethic.
  • Maintains good communication with supervisors and management.
  • Records scrap materials using established procedures.
  • Maintains a safe and orderly work area.
  • Receives direction from Managers and Supervisors.
  • Receives work instruction from higher level machinists
  • Consults with Supervision, Level 2 and Level 3 Machinists to identify quality problems and resolve production issues when needed. 
  • Interacts with Production Manager, Supervisors, QC personnel and others in a respectful and responsible manner.
  • Judges the quality of the product that they complete.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Required Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to stay focused and be productive during a complete shift.
  • Ability to understand industrial drawings.
  • Ability to understand mechanical systems.
  • Attention to detail
  • Close-Tolerance work
  • Common Hand tools
  • Computer skills
  • Follow verbal and/or written instructions.
  • Forklift
  • G & M Code
  • Hand truck
  • Interpersonal Relations
  • Machine work-offsets
  • Making of offsets
  • Measurement Instruments
  • Mechanical Aptitude
  • Oral Communication
  • Organization
  • Project Management
  • Read Blueprints
  • Recognition of tool wear
  • Speeds and Feeds
  • Time Management
  • Tooling offsets
  • Tooling/insert changes
  • Use of hand and power tools
  • Written Communication (10th grade level) 

Education & Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Prior CNC machining & set up required.
  • Technical or Trade schooling preferred, but not required. 
  • Comfortable with making correct choices within a high degree of complexity 

Physical Requirements:

  • Lifting up to 70 pounds
  • Visual inspection of work
  • Written and oral communication
  • Able to bend, twist, push & pull
  • Capable of standing/walking more than 80% of work time
  • 100% of working time (except for assigned breaks) is spent on the production floor
  • 3rd shift works FOUR 10-HOUR DAYS!  Hours- 9:00pm- 7:30am


We are proud to offer the following to our employees

  • Fair and competitive pay.
    • Annual reviews with opportunities for pay increases. Additional opportunities throughout the year for pay increases based on performance and other factors.
  • Excellent benefits- including health insurance/ HSA, life insurance, short term and long-term disability, 401k with match + additional company contribution independent of employee contribution.
  • Paid holidays
  • PTO (personal/vacation/sick days)
  • Bonuses up to 2x a year. 


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