Manual Machinist

Position: Machinist

Location: Middletown, OH

Brand: OTC Pumps

Segment: Pumps & Motor Technology

The Pump Motor Technology group is currently comprised of 14 companies spread throughout the United States and still growing! Our aim is to be the primary source for rotating equipment and process equipment solutions in the industrial and municipal markets. The PMT group prides itself on providing a complete solution for the ever-expanding pump and motor industry.

The PMT group represents some of the most reputable brand names in the fluid handling, pump distribution, water/wastewater treatment and fabrication industry. Our unparalleled service capabilities, whether in-house or field service, provide each customer with the problem solving and product knowledge to stand by our claim : we service what we sell.

Just as there are multiple components for an effectively running pump, it takes a team working together to be a success. A diverse range of talent resides in the Pump Motor Technology group, including engineers, inside and outside sales personnel, machinists, winders, pump and motor repair technicians, field service technicians, electricians, welders, millwrights, and more. Do you want to be part of a team in an industry that keeps America running? Join us today!

Position Summary:

The Machinist sets up and operates a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments. They may also fabricate and modify parts to make or repair machine tools or maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures.

  • Machine parts to specifications using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, shapers or grinders
  • Calculate dimensions and tolerance using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and veneer calipers
  • Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, machines, and materials onto machines
  • Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process
  • Measure, examine and test completed units to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments
  • Set controls to regulate machining, or enter commands to retrieve, input or edit computerized machine control media
  • Fabricate, erect, install, and maintain shop machinery
  • Perform preventative and predictive maintenance on shop equipment; Troubleshoot and repair as needed.
  • Write and maintain standard operating procedures (SOPs).
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisory personnel.

  • 2+ years of experience operating manual machines (i.e. mills, lathes, grinders) OR Diploma in Precision Machining or similar area of study
  • Experience with precision measuring instruments such as: calipers, ID and OD micrometers, depth gages, indicators, and scales.
  • Knowledge of tool holders, cutting tools, boring bars, fixtures, inserts, and other accessories used on various machines.
  • Ability to perform preventive maintenance according to published guidelines.
  • Ability to interpret technical manuals.

At OTC Industrial Technologies, we believe that our employees are our greatest strength. Through investment in our people and growth from within, we believe in providing you with a wide variety of opportunities to accelerate your career potential as you help us drive change to move our business forward.

For over 60 years, employing and developing the best-in-class talent has been at the forefront of our success. By coupling our teams' hands-on experience with a wide range of products from top vendors, we provide customers with the best quality products and technical application expertise and services at the lowest possible costs.

Working with OTC Industrial Technologies is perfect for purpose driven individuals who are motivated to be part of an exciting transformational company.

Perks of Working with OTC Industrial Technologies:
As part of the OTC family, you'll enjoy competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan - Additionally, we offer paid time off, short-and long-term disability coverage, life insurance, tuition assistance, and Employee Assistance Program. You'll also experience exciting opportunities for professional and personal growth and recognition.