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3rd shift Machinist

Date: Nov 23, 2021

Location: Chilton, WI, US, 53014

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc



Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.


Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”


At Worthington Industries, our focus is on making better solutions for our customers, better lives for our employees, better returns for our shareholders and better stewards for our communities. All while following a Philosophy that puts people first. Join our team and help make better possible!

Start and advance your career with the makers of Bernzomatic hand torches, Worthington Industries. 

  • $2,000 SIGN-ON BONUS!
  • Competitive Pay Plus Shift Premiums
  • Generous Benefits Package including Medical, Dental, Disability and 401k
  • On-the-Job-Training
  • Incentive Program
  • Overtime opportunities!! 


What's the position? 

Worthington Industries is looking for highly motivated individuals to join our Machinist team on 1st shift. The Machinist works in conjunction with other members in the main valve housing department to ensure production schedules and quality standards are met with little downtime through machining parts needed in order to meet customers’ needs and demands. This position requires strong mechanical knowledge. A detailed orientated, self-motivated, problem solver that utilizes a strong work ethic for a 350+ union facility in Chilton, WI is required. This position is eligible for an $1,800.00 sign on bonus. Apply to learn more!


  • Perform all duties in a safe manner
  • Ability to work in a team environment focusing on meeting Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost standards
  • Set up, complete PM’s, troubleshoot, repair, and operate multi-spindle screw machine
  • Must be able to work independently; will be responsible for specific or cross-functional tasks, based on equipment
  • Interpret drawings and machine parts to specification while upholding tight tolerances
  • Perform in process checks to make certain that the parts run efficiently and accurately to assure quality before approving production
  • Inspects finished product for completeness and conformance to all quality assurance procedures
  • Identify opportunities for improvement with suggestions and recommendations for remedy
  • Know, understand, and follow plant safety rules, policies and procedures
  • Follow company policies and procedures
  • Participate in Lean Transformation efforts including safety initiatives
  • Assist others as needed
  • Maintain a clean work area 
  • Complete paperwork accurately and timely as needed and required
  • Other duties as assigned by lead, supervisor and/or manager 
  • Perform all duties in the spirit of Our Philosophy and in accordance to legal, ethical and contractual practices

Critical Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • Capability to read and interpret blueprints, work order instructions, and operate required tools involved in position
  • Capable of reading and writing relay/ladder logic 
  • Basic knowledge of machine repair
  • Must be forklift certified or have the ability to be forklift certified
  • Must be proficient at using micrometers, dial calipers, height gage, shop gages, depth gages and dial indicators to inspect parts and verify dimensions
  • Must be able to maintain tolerances and finishes to engineering and manufacturing specifications
  • Possess good problem solving skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to measure, read, write and document work
  • Ability to sustain a steady work pace over an entire work day
  • Strong basic math skills, including the ability to understand and convert both metric and English measurements
  • Strong in process inspection skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills with the ability to establish working relationships quickly
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to drive resolution
  • Comfortable performing a wide range of responsibilities, from thinking broadly to executing detailed tasks
  • Proven ability to effectively work in a detailed, fact based environment
  • Knowledge of safety protocol such a lock out tag out
  • Commitment to personal integrity and integrity of the product(s) and processes
  • Customer focused with the ability to function with a high sense of urgency
  • Confidence to make decisions and a strong commitment to team success

Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.

Nearest Major Market: Appleton
Nearest Secondary Market: Oshkosh

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