Kinze Tool Room Machinist (2nd shift) in Williamsburg, Iowa

Kinze Manufacturing is currently seeking Individual must be able to complete a wide variety of duties. Ability to run manual mills, lathes, drills, saws, surface grinders, and run CNC controlled mills and lathes. Building and maintaining single station and progressive dies, weld fixtures, and special equipment is required. The ability to help solve problems and assist production is required in this position.


  • Effectively complete a wide variety of machining work; this includes running mills, lathes, drills, saws, grinders, and CNC controlled machines

  • Work independently as well as in a team environment to help solve problems

  • Demonstrate critical thinking and problem solving

  • Provide project progress reports

  • Ability to be trained and follow instruction

  • Work well with other supervisors and department personnel

  • Maintain an exceptionally clean and organized work area

  • Complete tasks at an acceptable rate

  • Work effectively and productively with little to no supervision

  • Help train tool room personnel

  • Assist other departments when necessary


  • 2-year degree in a technical field preferred, or equivalent amount of experience

  • Ability to build and maintain single station dies, progressive dies, and special equipment and fixtures is required

  • Fundamental metal machining process experience, 2-4 years preferred

  • Manual machine operation and setup experience, 2-4 years preferred

  • CNC machine operation and setup experience, 2-4 years preferred

  • Basic welding skills

  • CAD and CAM application

  • Demonstrated problem solving skills

  • Ability to communicate effectively with team members

  • Must be able to pass written CNC and Machinist test

Kinze offers competitive compensation and benefits packages. Primary benefits include healthcare insurance, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, 401K/profit sharing, vacation, and holidays.