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Martin Sprocket & Gear CNC Machinist - 2nd Shift in Scottdale, Georgia


Who is Martin Sprocket & Gear?

Martin is a progressive leader in the Power Transmission and Bulk Material Handling Industry, classified as an essential business. We are proud of our rich heritage dating back to our beginning in 1951 as a family-run organization. Fast forward to today, we have more than 30 locations in North America.

Why is it great to work for us?

As an employer of choice, we offer a stable work environment with equal leadership development and career growth opportunities. We take great pride in our people and believe they are our greatest asset.

  • Affordable Medical, Pharmacy, and Dental

  • Life and Disability Insurance

  • 401k Profit Trust Plan

  • PTO (Paid Time Off)

  • Growth Opportunities

  • Competitive Pay

  • Shift differential's

  • 2nd Shift: 6% added to an hourly wage

  • 3rd Shift: 8% added to an hourly wage

What will you do?

In this role, you will set up/operate CNC lathe machines for the machining or processing of metal parts, including changing out tooling as required, in various departments of our Power Transmission division.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work from process sheets, blueprints, or other written/verbal instructions given by the supervisor to perform production tasks.

  • Maneuver large, awkward, or heavy parts manually or with a crane.

  • Setup, operate, and tend machines such as Mori-Seiki, Okuma, and You-Ji to process components.

  • Install machine fixtures to assure safe operation of the machine.

  • Maintain machine and work area in a clean and safe manner.

  • Check and inspect operation against predetermined tolerances.

  • Work in other areas or departments as assigned.

  • Schedule: 2nd Shift, Monday - Friday, 2:45 PM - 11:15 PM

What are we looking for?

We're looking for engaged individuals that are adaptable to a changing environment, take pleasure in learning and enjoy working with others.

Key Competencies:

  • Good work ethics and reliable

  • Positive attitude

  • Strong mechanical ability

  • Good math skills

  • Willing to be trained with a desire to learn a trade

  • Simple oral communication skills; ability to read and comprehend instructions written in English and complete simple logs and reports in English

  • Physically able to handle heavy items including lifting, pushing, pulling, and positioning components

  • Work scheduled hours and comply with the company‚Äôs timekeeping policy and all other company policies

  • Consistently stand for an entire shift

  • Knowledge of basic machining practices and materials is a plus, as is general mechanical knowledge

  • Ability to work with others and be a team player

  • Accuracy

To perform this job successfully, you must be able to report daily to the company's Scottdale, GA branch to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified candidates with disabilities to perform the essential functions.




  • Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

  • Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well


  • Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity



  • Entrepreneurial Spirit: Inspired to perform well by an ability to drive new ventures within the business

  • Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals

  • Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help



  • High School or better


  • Technical/other training or better

Licenses & Certifications


  • CNC Machinist Cert



  • 1 year: Machine Operator