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CNC Machinist – Centerless Grind

CNC Machinist – Centerless Grind, 1st Shift

Elliott Tool Technologies seeks a skilled CNC Machinist – Centerless Grinder who enjoys creating precision parts and tooling solutions for customers to solve their business challenges.

As a CNC Machinist – Centerless Grind, you’ll be:

  • Working with team members to create precision parts.
  • Determining the sequences of operations by studying, blueprints, sketches, models.
  • Working with raw steel materials and pre-finished parts.
  • Operating precision grinding equipment to produce parts to prescribed dimensions, tolerances, and finishes.
  • Inspecting finished parts for fit and interference utilizing various measuring devices.
  • Cross-training as needed to run other machinery at ETT.

Why Choose Elliott?

  • Exciting, fast-paced industry: Transforming raw materials into finished products.
  • Comprehensive training: We provide the tools for your success and full potential.
  • Continuous learning: Benefit from mentorship and a growth-oriented structure.
  • Strong company culture: Integrity, mutual accountability, and passion for our work.
  • Work-life balance: We value family and a healthy work-life balance.
  • Stability: Join a profitable company with a 130-year track record and an average tenure of 11 years.

What’s a typical day like?

Imagine a customer who needs quality specialty tooling and equipment to complete a job. The parts normally call for a 2-week lead time. The customer is asking if we can expedite the order and deliver it within 1 week. If we can fulfill their order, they will save a lot of

The Scheduling Manager notices that we have the bar stock to fulfill the order, but the parts must be cut today to make the lead-time. The Scheduling Manager asks the Manufacturing Manager to expedite the order. The Manufacturing Manager comes to you with the expedite
request. There are 15 mandrels that need to be made. It’s 12pm. You only have 3 hours to produce the parts. Your team has 3 other orders that need to be completed today. Can you deliver?

You work with another team member and determine what needs to be done. You read the blueprint, pull the blanks, and run them to size and finished spec. Your partner takes on the other work orders. Your first part passes 1st piece inspection. Everything is completed by
2:45pm. The mandrels ship out that afternoon, arriving 2 days ahead of schedule.

The customer is so impressed with the quality of the tooling and the service that they received they begin referring their co-workers from other locations to buy from us, which leads to new opportunities.

Every day you will be doing work that really matters. You will be creating precision parts and tooling solutions for customers to solve their business challenges. You will have an opportunity to do your best work and make a real impact.

We are looking for CNC Machinist – Centerless Grind Operator. Do you have what it takes?

  • You are self-motivated, diligent, passionate about work, and always looking for more. You seek ownership, accountability and take responsibility for your actions.
  • You are a team player. You are others centered. You are teachable, coachable. You can multi-task. You are confident but you don’t promote yourself. You treat others with respect.
  • You are mechanically inclined. You work well with your hands and enjoy machining.
  • You are process oriented and care about the quality of your work. You do what you say you’ll do and deliver on your promises. You achieve consistently good results.

Let’s talk. If you take pride in your work and want to make stuff that matters, then let’s have a conversation. We’ll keep it confidential.

Please apply by emailing your resume with contact information to We’d love to connect with you.

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