East Jordan Plastics Inc.

Lathe Machinist – East Jordan, MI

Posted on September 7th, 2021 in Careers

East Jordan Plastics, Inc. is currently seeking an experienced Lathe Machinist. Candidate must have 2 years of CNC Lathe and programing experience.


  • Able to process a part from start to finish, including program
  • Demonstrated track record of safe machine/equipment operation
  • Understands and able to perform basic machine maintenance
  • Can work independently and as a part of a team
  • Utilize knowledge of working properties and machining processes for a wide variety of materials such as aluminum, stainless steels, and all tool steels.
  • Work from drawings, cad data, and/or written or verbal instructions.
  • Perform program edits to G-code CNC programs at the machine or on the computer with CAM software.
  • Keep machine clean and well lubricated as well as the work area orderly.
  • Take a proactive approach to continuous improvement including productivity, quality, safety, environmental, and ergonomics.
  • Perform other duties as required with a positive, proactive attitude.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment


  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Requires knowledge to read and interpret component prints or drawings, make average to complicated arithmetic calculations, and resolve elementary technical problems.
  • 5 years CNC Lathe working experience
  • Must be able to bend, twist, climb, stand and lift items of up to 50lb
  • Teamwork is a key value to the organization and working collaboratively with others is a must
  • Attention to detail
  • Computer knowledge
  • Must be able to pass a background check, physical and drug screen


  • Consistent work schedule
  • Overtime Available
  • Uniform Program
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay
  • Retirement Plan – 401(k) and Pension

If qualified and interested, please contact:

East Jordan Plastics, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 575
East Jordan, MI 49727

Phone: 800-353-1190

Email: humanresources@ejplastics.com

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