Machinist -Manual & CNC - Solution Factory Cleveland
Highland Heights, OH 
Posted 1 day ago
Job Description


Manual & CNC

Location: Highland Heights, OH
Full Time/Permanent Position
Shift: 1st Shift (7-3) - Optional OT

About SKF:
SKF has been making the world spin since 1907!
SKF is an industry-leading manufacturer dedicated to a culture of belonging, where our people flourish in an equitable environment that promotes leadership development and career growth.

The SKF Solution Factory in Cleveland provides access to SKF's diverse technical resources for machine productivity solutions. The facility offers an extensive range of services, including bearing application support, customized machined sealing solutions, spindle and ball screw repair, mechanical equipment services, engineering consultancy, remote diagnostics and monitoring, and a full spectrum of training courses and seminars.

As an SKF team member, you'll join 40,000 colleagues from more than 130 countries developing bearing technology and services that make rotation more reliable and sustainable. Sustainability is at the heart of everything we do. SKF aims to have net zero greenhouse gas emissions at all our production facilities by 2030.

SKF products keep vehicles rolling, power the machines that put food on your table, and even reach into the cosmos as part of the Mars rover mission. Founded in Sweden in 1907, today SKF is publicly traded on the Nasdaq Stockholm with annual sales in 2020 of approximately $10 billion.

SKF is seeking a Machinist to operate a variety of machine including CNC and manual machines. This position reports to the Production Manager. As a machinist on the SKF Solutions Factory team you will have the opportunity to work with a variety of machines. You will be expected to perform machining operations including turning, boring, facing, milling, drilling, and tapping. You will set up and operate machining department equipment, manual and CNC. You will also have the opportunity to work with Lathes, vertical mills, boring mill, jig grinder and surface grinder. The SKF Solutions Factory site is in Highland Heights, OH.

Responsibilities Include but Not Limited to:

  • Operate all start up and shut down a variety of machine(s) following established company procedures and safety guidelines.
  • Read/interpret Engineering drawings and quality specifications.
  • Set up, program, and manufacture complete parts from Engineering drawings minimizing scrap and rework.
  • Set up and operate machining department equipment, manual, and CNC.
  • Perform part inspection using precision measuring instruments.
  • Responsible for maintaining a clean and safe environment including identification of unsafe conditions.


  • Minimum High School certificate or GED.
  • Previous experience or education in machining and cutting tools.
  • Basic computer skills, with CAD ability preferred.
  • Experience with Mori Seiki CNC lathe, Fadal, and Fryer vertical mills is a plus.
  • Must be willing to work overtime when needed.
  • Must be able to lift or move materials up to 25 lbs.
  • Available to work 1st Shift (7 AM - 3 PM) with opportunity for Overtime.

Desired Skills and Attributes:

  • Detail oriented with strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to communicate technical details.
  • Passionate about learning and cross training to other competencies.
  • Team player with a can-do attitude.

What You'll Love About SKF:
Rest and Relaxation. Vacation is accrued and you will be eligible for 10 company paid holidays.

Work/Life Integration. SKF supports work /life integration, home, family, community, personal well-being, and health. Flexible work options available, depending on role.

Health and Wellness Benefits. SKF cares about the wellbeing of our employees. Excellent medical, vision, and dental plans to fit your needs.

Invest in your Future. Eligibility for a five percent (5%) contribution paid on a per pay period basis. Vesting in the Company 401k after one year of service.

SKF Celebrates Diversity in the Workplace! We strive to embed Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in everything we do. By developing a culture of belonging, our people can flourish; leading to an inclusive, equitable environment that promotes leadership, engagement, and innovation.

Much more! Growth opportunities, employee assistance program, life insurance, vehicle discount programs, and with so many benefits to working for SKF, we could not name them all!

Reports to: Production Manager
Location: Highland Heights, OH
Job ID: 16120

SKF provides equal employment [and affirmative action] opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.

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Equal Opportunity Employer/Disable/Veterans


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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