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Machinist II, III

Indianapolis, IN, US, 46250

May 21, 2023





dormakaba is seeking Machinists to join our Manufacturing team in Indianapolis! This position is responsible for fabricating, repairing, and assembling metal parts by operating mechanical equipment.


**We're offering a $2.000 SIGN ON BONUS for this role!!**


HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $23.00 - $33.00 (Pay rate to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data.) This position includes a competitive benefits package.  Please visit our career site for more information on benefits.


dormakaba is seeking to hire Machinists in the following classifications:

Machinist II – Mid-Level - May also provide training to lower - level machinists. May require 1-3 years of related experience.

Machinist III - Experienced Level - Has gained mastery skills in multiple competencies relevant to the job. May require 4+ years of related experience.


Machines may include but not limited to:

  • Auto Combinating
  • Auto Key
  • CNC
  • Finishing
  • Paint & Powder
  • Plating
  • Punch Press/Stamping
  • Single or Multi Spindle Screw Machine
  • Rotary Transfer




  • Operates machine according to standard operating instructions
  • Operates machine(s) safely & communicates any problems which arises to the supervisor/lead person
  • Performs machine setups, tool changes, and makes adjustments as necessary
  • Monitors, maintains, weighs, and safely adds chemicals as required
  • Performs minor troubleshooting and PM of the equipment
  • Meets production standards as sets by department goals
  • Understands work orders and routings and recommends changes as needed
  • Performs duties and responsibilities as described in the quality system
  • Monitors the quality of work per Quality Assurance Inspection Procedure (QAIP)
  • Trains and develops entry level machinists
  • Follows all environmental, health, & safety (EHS) policies & procedures including uses of personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Daily 5S/housekeeping




  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Extensive experience operating, setups, tool changes, etc.
  • Manufacturing education/training preferred




  • Team player and strong collaborator
  • Problem solver (always brings solutions, enjoys challenges)
  • Dependable (reliable and follows through on commitments)
  • Excellent attendance & punctuality
  • Professional communication skills
  • Self-motivated, team player, and ability to work independently
  • Ability to operate/run multiple machines simultaneously
  • Understanding of shop math & blueprint reading/comprehension. GDT preferred
  • SAP or MRP system knowledge preferred
  • Ability to perform advanced quality inspections
  • An understanding in the application of Statistical Process Control (SPC) and similar quality control concepts is preferred
  • Lean skills preferred
  • Computer proficient preferred
  • Setting of Dies preferred 




  • Taking Care of our Employees on Day One with Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance coverage options.  No waiting periods!
  • Your health is our priority, we offer Medical Wellness Programs to aid in your well-being.
  • Vacation and Personal Time Off
  • We support your growing family; we provide Parental Leave for Moms and Dads!
  • Wisely plan for your future with our 401k Matching plan beginning on Day One.
  • Supporting your career development with our Tuition Reimbursement Program.
  • Robust culture supporting internal advancement with our Learn and Grow Program.  
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Voluntary Legal Insurance
  • Unlimited Referral Reward Bonuses
  • Corporate Discounts for shopping, travel and more!




Our work is IMPORTANT. YOU are important. At schools and universities, in stadiums, airports, hospitals and workplaces. We provide safety, security, and sustainability, allowing people to move seamlessly and shape their lives the way they want. EVERY team member contributes to our mission and can make a positive difference. Our culture focuses on Growing the Business, Growing Together and Growing Ourselves. We are a global company with more than 16,000 employees worldwide giving you endless opportunities for growth and advancement. 



We're offering $2000 SIGN ON BONUS for this role!! 


*Our Sign On Bonus applies to this role and may be paid in installments (details provided in interview)




dormakaba USA Inc.









Lana Hayes
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