Machine Operator - Gear Grinding

  • Posted: August 01, 2018
  • Type: Full Time Hourly
  • Level: Entry-Level
  • Experience: 0 Years

Essential Duties:

  • Set up and operate CNC gear grinder
  • Knowledge of gears, terminology and generally accepted grinding practices
  • Be able to read complex programming
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area
  • Measure and complete First Off and in process inspections to maintain accuracy
  • Able to machine and handle gears of high AGMA quality.
  • Perform Nital Etch testing
  • Any other duties as assigned


Education required: OSSD

Other Education/Certification/Training:  Certified General Machinist or Tool and Die, CNC program reading, GD&T


Physical Requirements: 

Manufacturing environment, physical demands.  Physical activities of the job include:

  • Standing
  • Repetitive Motions
  • Walking
  • Reaching
  • Bending
  • Lifting up to 20 kg
  • Use of lifting devices


Technical requirements:

  • Equipment: Kapp, Studer
  • Software: Fanuc and/or Siemens controller


Work Experience Requirements:

Experience on a grinder and specific knowledge of accepted machining processes with respect to grinding. Know how to handle finished gears.


Key Competencies:

  • Self-starter
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Independent troubleshooting skills


Ontario Drive & Gear Limited is committed to complying with Employment Equity, Accessibility for

Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Human Rights Code throughout the entire employment cycle.

If you require accommodation at any stage in the recruitment process, please let us know.


Interested candidates should apply

directly to

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Please complete the linked application form and forward along with resume to:

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Human Resources
220 Bergey Court
New Hamburg, ON N3A 2J5

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.