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At Rathburn, we develop inspired solutions to everyday issues in precision machined parts and manufacturing that help our customers overcome their challenges and thrive. Our team includes dedicated professionals with deep expertise, diverse experience, and a driving passion to apply them on behalf of our customers. We’re always looking to augment our team and capabilities.

Job Type: full-time; shift work

Work Location: Auburn, Indiana

Position Summary

  • Read and understand blueprints and job orders to determine material requirements, tooling instructions and operational sequences
  • Select cutting tools, set up and operate mill and lathe machinery according to written specifications
  • Adjust controls and change settings to keep within specified tolerance
  • Use and understand precision measuring tools
  • Inspect and verify specifications of machined products
  • Monitor machine performance, making adjustments as needed
  • Physically move, position, secure and package heavy product
  • Meet productivity goals
  • Maintain appropriate communication channels
  • Maintain clean and efficient work area
  • Follow prescribed safety procedures
  • Maintain paperwork for documenting results and tracking machine use.


  • Experience in machining or manufacturing
  • Knowledge of industrial machinery and operations
  • Understand CNC operations
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to read and understand precision measuring tools
  • Familiar with machine shop environment and safety

Behavioral Competencies:

trustworthy, team player, detail oriented, adaptable, proactive problem solver, customer focused, effective communicator, willing to learn, able to multitask and work under deadlines

Desirable Skills & Experience:

  • Swiss lathe operation
  • CNC operation
  • Machinist certification
  • Fanuc G-code
  • PLC programming

To apply, please send your resume to Brian Cole, Operations Manager: