Job Details

Machinist in Park City, Kansas

Company

Foley Equipment

Published

2021-05-20

Closes

 

Location

Park City, Kansas, United States

Category

Manufacturing and Production, Other

Type

Full-time

Description

The Role

Our Machinist is primarily responsible for applying proper troubleshooting, diagnostic and corrective steps in the repair of parts, components and systems within Caterpillar and allied products.

Job duties:

  • Fabricate, maintain and repair metal objects through the operation of lathes, shapers, planers, milling machines, drill presses, hydraulic presses and similar equipment
  • Measure work carefully by using precision tools such as a micrometer
  • Perform milling and lathe work on equipment such as pumps, valves, pistons, shafts or other equipment
  • Calculate and set controls to regulate machining, or enter commands to retrieve, input or edit computerized machine control media
  • Select, align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories and materials onto machines
  • Measure, examine and test completed units to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Able to solve practical problems and offer innovative solutions to unique problems
  • General knowledge of basic hand tools, air tools, precision measuring tools and instruments, diagnostic software, cranes and rigging equipment
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form
  • Basic mechanical knowledge including electrical and hydraulics
  • Must be able to read and comprehend specifications, service and parts literature, technical bulletins and other related publications

What will put you ahead:

  • Familiarity with machining equipment and various shop hand and electric tools
  • Stable work history
  • One year of experience as a skilled machinist and completion of a recognized machinist apprenticeship program, or three years of experience as a skilled machinist

Who We Are

Foley Industries - Foley Equipment, Foley Power Solutions, Foley Rental and SITECH Central – enters its ninth decade of empowering progress for customers in Kansas and Western Missouri.  Foley’s 1,000+ employees strive every day to safely deliver excellence in service, parts, rental and sales across a broad line of Caterpillar and allied construction equipment, power generation, as well as SITECH construction technology solutions. For more information, please visit www.FoleyEq.com.

What we can offer you:

  • Competitive pay, 401(k) with matching, insurance benefits
  • Holiday, PTO, and Parental Leave
  • Company laptop for troubleshooting and ordering parts
  • Tool reimbursement program
  • Work boot reimbursement
  • Uniforms and cleaning services
  • Clearly defined path of progression for technical advancement
  • Family owned company where you’re more than just another employee

 

Foley Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race/Gender/Veteran/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. To request a reasonable accommodation or assistance in completing the application, call 316-529-5810 or email mlsmith@foleyeq.com.