Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: October 16, 2016

Organization: Gerdau

City: Lancaster

Website: View Website

Wages/Salary: Benefits: Medical and Prescription, Dental, Vision, Health & Dependent Care (Flexible Spending Account), 401K, Basic Life/Accidental Life Insurance, Health Advocate Services, Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Reimbursement Program


3+ years of experience working as a Machinist in an industrial environment, required.
High school diploma or equivalent, required.
Ability to use operate Lathes, surface grinders;
Ability and knowledge with utilizing standard inspection and precision measurement instrument, required.
CNC machinery experience, preferred.
Thorough knowledge in reading drawings and ability to use standard precision measuring tools including micrometers, calipers and scales.
Possess strong analytical and communication skills.
Strong familiarization with all common industry safety practices and procedures.
Utilization of proper PPE during all phases of machining operations.

Job Description:

Gerdau is the leading company in the production of long steel in the Americas and one of the major suppliers of specialty long steel in the world. With more than 45,000 employees, Gerdau has an installed capacity of more than 25 million metric tons of steel and it is the largest recycler in Latin America, and around the world, it transforms millions of metric tons of scrap into steel every year.

Gerdau Long Steel North America is a leader in mini-mill steel production and steel recycling in North America, with an annual manufacturing capacity of approximately 10 million metric tons of mill finished steel products. Through a vertically integrated network of mini-mills, scrap recycling facilities and downstream operations, the company serves customers throughout the U.S. and Canada, offering a diverse and balanced product mix of merchant steel, rebar, structural shapes, fabricated steel, flat rolled steel and wire rod.

Gerdau Special Steel North America is an engineered bar producer headquartered in Jackson, Michigan with world-class steel manufacturing mills in Jackson, Michigan, Monroe Michigan, and Fort Smith, Arkansas, and metal processing facilities in Huntington, Indiana, Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, Lansing, Michigan, Canton, Ohio, and North Vernon, Indiana.

With engineered steel bar producing capabilities in North America, Europe, Brazil, and soon to be India, the Gerdau Special Steel group is the largest supplier of SBQ engineered steel bars to the global automotive and heavy truck industries.
Job Description: Great new opportunity for a Machinist! The ideal candidate will work under direct supervision from senior maintenance personnel or plant management, perform a wide range and variety of all maintenance and repair operations necessary to keep plant property, equipment, machinery, and tools in good operating condition.

Daily the Machinist will make tools, dies, jigs, fixtures and molds; and repair as required for various machine tools, fabrication machines and forging apparatus. Construct required parts, devices, mechanisms or attachments and make sketches of parts. Study and work from specifications, such as blueprint, sketch, description, or pieces of item to be made, repaired or refinished. Duties & Responsibilities: Work involves a wide range of difficult and complex machinery, draw benches and hand operations requiring considerable care and skill.
Study and work from specifications, such as blueprint, sketch, description, or pieces of item to made, repaired or refinished to build inventory of standard parts used.
Plan sequence of operations; determine appropriate tools.
Set up and operate machine or machines to make, shape, repair, or finish item to specifications.
Measure, mark and scribe dimensions and reference points.
Verify conformance to tolerances or specifications with calipers, micrometers, rules, gauges, and such measuring instruments.
Dress up and shape cutting tools.
Make tools, dies, jigs, fixtures, and molds; and repair as required for various machine tools, fabrication machines, and forging apparatus.
Detect and report defective material, improper operation, and unusual conditions to proper supervision.
Maintain work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition.
Follow prescribed safety regulations and practices.
Any additional duties or assignments, as required or directed.

Contact Name:
Erinn Thompson
Application Process:
Application Process: Gerdau believes in equal employment opportunity related to all employees and applicants for employment. It is the policy of Gerdau that there will be no discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status. All applicants must be legally eligible to immediately work in the country of hire without current or future sponsorship

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