CNC Machinist & Assembly
Dayton, OH 
Posted 12 days ago
Job Description

Apex Tool Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

CNC Machinist & Assembly - Dayton, OH

APEX is hiring hands on Team Members for our Dayton, Ohio manufacturing facility, focused on the metal machining, heat treatment, and assembly of high quality and ultra-durable assembly and fabrication tools. Since 1933, APEX has been a global leader in fastener drive tools, delivering high quality, robust solutions for both assembly and MRO applications. We take pride in our capability to provide customers with innovative, robust tools that increase productivity, operating efficiencies, and operator safety. APEX understands that it is all about durability and consistency. Hence our tools are designed to fit and perform better, and significantly last longer than competitive tools.

We currently have job openings on our 2nd Shift operation - normal hours are 3:30 pm to 12:00 am Monday - Friday. Overtime available during week and on weekends. Wages start at $18.57 per hour for Assembly Team Members, $23.65 per hour for Semi-Automated Mechanical Lathes / Conventional CNC Lathes, and $24.50 for Multi-Axis CNC Swiss Turn Lathes. We offer an additional $0.65 per hour shift premium for 2nd Shift.


  • Setup and operates and metal machining equipment such as Brown & Sharpe Screw Machines, Acme Gridley Bar Machines, Conventional CNC Lathes, Multi-Axis CNC Swiss Style Lathes, VMC Milling machines, and other in process manufacturing equipment
  • Reviews drawings, instructions, blueprints or samples to ensure accurate production
  • Takes precise measurements for cutting or shaping
  • Selects appropriate machine and settings for a given task
  • Plans proper sequence of tasks to complete the assignment
  • Monitors production, adjusting feed and other settings as necessary
  • Maintains inventory of completed products
  • Checks output for quality assurance and documents or discards defects
  • Identifies need for and performs machine maintenance and minor repairs
  • Maintains a safe and clean workstation
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related tasks as needed


  • Experience in the setup and operation and various types of assembly, fabrication, or metal machining equipment such as lathes, mills, drill presses, hydraulic presses and other in process manufacturing equipment
  • Prior experience in the setup and operation Semi-Automated Mechanical Lathes such as Brown & Sharpe screw machines and Acme Gridley bar machines is desired
  • Experience in the setup and operation Conventional CNC Lathes such as Doosan, Miyano, Okuma, and Hardinge equipment is desired
  • Experience in the setup and operation fully automated Multi-Axis CNC Swiss Turn Lathes such as Star, Tsugami, Tornos, and Nomura equipment is desire
  • Familiar with navigating CNC control systems such as Fanuc, Mitsubishi, and Siemens
  • Ability to troubleshoot (identify and correct) program issues at CNC machine level desired
  • Apprenticeship, vocational training, or technical degree is not required, but highly desired
  • Reviews drawings, instructions, blueprints or samples to ensure accurate production
  • Excellent coordination and mechanical skills
  • Strong attention to detail, accuracy, and safety
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in math, basic computer skills
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and perform repetitive tasks

Education, Experience, and Licensing Requirements:

  • High school degree or equivalent
  • Experience working with machine tools or mechanical assembly
  • Working knowledge of safety protocols

At Apex Tool Group (, we build innovation. Each day, our associates strive to find new and exciting ways to help our customers solve their most complex challenges. By harnessing our global resources, unprecedented insights and spirit for service, we build more than just tools for the jobsite - we help build the future.

ATG is a global manufacturer of hand and power tools, tool storage and accessories, chain, and electronic soldering solutions with more than $1.2 billion in annual revenues. Our 6,700 associates around the world have built powerhouse brands like GEARWRENCH, SATA, Crescent, Cleco, Weller and APEX. Our brands are trusted by the professional trades and DIY enthusiasts alike. With our roots dating back to the 1800's, our tools have driven technological advancements that drive efficiency, speed and safety for customers in a broad range of commercial and consumer markets.

As part of the ATG team, you will move fast, think globally, learn from your colleagues and grow your career. You'll enjoy competitive benefits, a healthy work/life balance and have opportunities to give back to the communities we serve.

Our six core values - Customers Come First, Integrity in All We Do, Continuous Improvement, Innovation for Growth, Passion to Succeed and Best Talent, One Team - drive our daily decisions. Connect with us on social media to learn more - Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

If your goal is to work where finding a better way never ends and your ideas become reality, join us and say #WeBuildATG!


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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