Arnold Motor Supply Automotive Machinist in Oelwein, Iowa

Automotive Machinist

Oelwein, IA 50662, USAReq #183

Friday, May 25, 2018

Arnold Motor SupplyAutomotive MachinistOverview

Arnold Motor Supply and its sister company, The Merrill Company, divisions of The Arnold Group of Companies, started in Spencer, Iowa, in 1927. Today we’re one of the largest partnerships in the United States with stores in Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, Illinois, and Missouri. The Arnold Group includes 44 Arnold Motor Supply automotive parts stores, 13 Auto Value Parts Stores as well as two warehouses, an auto refinish division, a light industrial coatings distributor, and a related equipment division. Twenty locations have complete machine shops located within the stores.

As The Arnold Group of Companies celebrates our 91st year, we’re poised to continue our journey of carefully managed growth and diversification. OurMachinistsplay key roles in offering specialized services to our customers in select locations. The Machinist puts their highly-specialized skills to work to develop custom solutions for our customers. Core Responsibilities

  • Understand our customer’s unique needs and create engine machining solutions to meet those needs

  • Expertly and safely operate and maintain machine shop equipment

Job Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Actively manage a broad range of jobs and projects from a wide variety of industries including agriculture, high-performance, diesel, vintage/restoration, and other specialties

  • Create accurate estimates for job requirements and manage resources to ensure work is delivered in a timely manner and as per specifications

  • Maintain strong communication with customers throughout a project

  • Perform a wide range of machine shop jobs such as engine rebuilds and machining, reconditioning of blocks, heads, crankshafts, flywheels, drums, rotors, and other parts

Other Requirements

  • Manual dexterity skills adequate for performing machining and assembly operations

  • Strong customer service skills and communication skills

  • Candidates should be mechanically inclined

  • Lifting of a minimum of 70 pounds on a regular basis

  • Standing, lifting, twisting, bending, walking and sitting

  • Some computer knowledge and proficiency

Other details

  • Pay TypeHourly

  • Required EducationHigh School

  • Oelwein, IA 50662, USA