Vacancies Machining & Finishing Technician
Surface Solutions Segment | Charlotte

Machining/Finishing Technician


  • Assists Production Supervisor in leading daily work of production employees to ensure compliance with established safety, production, code of conduct, and company policies.
  • Installs production dies following work instructions, using hand tools and measuring devices.
  • Sets controls to regulate speed of feed and length of ram stroke, and sets up transfer programs.
  • Records operational data, such as tonnage readings, length of stroke, feeds and speeds for use in next set up.
  • Acts as the lead trainer for all new press operators and operator cross-training on assigned shift.
  • Fills in for press operators as needed, and performs all duties expected of a press operator to include quality checks, filling out quality records, and production and downtime reporting.
  • Commits to corporate values, goals, mission, and vision; leads by example.


We expect


  •  High School graduate or GED
  •  CNC machining experience and/or training
  •  3 years of production experience (preferred)
  •  Experience working with progressive and transfer dies (preferred)
  •  Basic computer skills to include Microsoft Office and MRP/ERP software (SAP preferred)


Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to be flexible and adaptable, and to change priorities and direction with minimal notice allowing for optimum effectiveness.
  • Highly self-motivated, and works well under pressure.
  • Must have excellent attendance record and willingness to work overtime as needed.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • High degree of attention to detail.
  • Progressive drive to seek opportunities in support of continuous improvement
  • Ability to maintain a productive working atmosphere


We offer

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Employee 401k Savings Plan
  • Vacation
  • Holiday pay
  • Basic Life Insurance
  • Sick/Personal Time off


About us

Oerlikon is a leading global technology Group, with a clear strategy of becoming a global powerhouse in surface solutions, advanced materials and materials processing.
A Swiss company with over 100 years of tradition, Oerlikon has a global footprint of over 13 500 employees at more than 180 locations in 37 countries and sales of CHF 2.3 billion in 2016.

We have a great benefits package including medical insurance, dental and vision, tuition reimbursement, health and wellness benefits, retirement security contribution and 401(K). If you want to operate in a business environment that gives you the freedom to imagine what is possible - then you should send us your application!

Statement of Equal Opportunity: Oerlikon Metco is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran or marital status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. The company also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local laws. If you require an accommodation during the application process, please notify a Human Resources Representative.



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Tewanna Banks
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