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Bosch Class A Machinist in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Company Description

Bosch Packaging Technology specializes in the pharmaceutical industry. Complete packaging solutions are provided for parenteral drugs, ophthalmics, animal health products, vitamins, and nutritional supplements. Products include vial, capsule, syringe, and powder filling; iisolation technology, and cartoning.

Job Description

SUMMARY: Sets up and operates machines to include CNC mill, CNC lathe, manual mill, manual lathe, hone, surface grinder, to machine complex, high tolerance parts, with little supervision. The ideal candidate will possess broad knowledge of machining practices and detailed set-ups in order to work on complex tooling and fixtures.


  • Set up and operate all machines and perform progressive work involving very close tolerances and unusual requirements, use scale, square, calipers, micrometers, indicators, vernier, etc.

  • Determine operation sequences, working from blue prints, sketches, and written specifications

  • Fit and assemble skillfully where necessary, using machinist’s hand tools, measuring equipment, clamping devices, etc. to position work properly and monitoring machine functions and dimensional deviations

  • Work safely, adhering to company policies/procedures, maintain work area and machines in safe working conditions

  • Work within established time standards for machining various parts

  • Actively participate in efforts for Continuous Improvement of processes

  • Lift up to 50 lbs and stand for extended periods to operate machining equipment.



  • Must possess a minimum of 2+ year vocational education OR high school education supplemented by 2+ years of formal on-the-job training

  • Must have a minimum of 5+ years of machining including at least 2+ years of conversational programming experience

  • Must have at least 2+ years of experience operating and programming a EZ Trak mill, Proto-Trak mill or Hurco mill


  • Knowledge of machining practices and techniques and mechanical principles

  • Knowledge of shop mathematics

  • Ability to perform complex setups, tooling applications

  • Familiarity with machinability of materials

  • Skilled ability to read blueprints and sketches

  • Effective communication skills

  • Motivated, self-starter

  • Possess continuous improvement mentality

  • Positive attitude, open to change

  • Ability to run multiple machines concurrently