Title:  Machinist I - Entry Level


Huger, SC, US, 29450

Job Description: 

Primetals Technologies is a joint venture of Mitsubishi-Hitachi Metals Machinery and partners. Operating globally, Primetals Technologies offers a world-class technology product portfolio to guarantee excellence in metals production across the entire value chain - from the raw materials to the finished product. 

The Huger Facility handles maintenance and reconditioning of beam, bloom and billet and thin slab casters. The facility also offers engineering services, in plant laser measurement services, plant millwright services, mechanical machining of both large and small components, fabrication and welding services, along with in-house nickel-plating facilities. Our expertise and technological advancements for the maintenance, repair and manufacture of continuous casting mold, segment, roll and related components allow us to provide our customers an exceptional value in workmanship and quality assurance with each job.

Our Huger, SC facility is currently seeking to a first shift entry level Machinist position.


  • Candidates must be authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Applicants must pass a pre-employment physical exam and drug screen.

Classification and base pay rate will be dependent upon skillset and prior experience.


  • Performs setup, and operation of computer numerical controlled (CNC) machines
  • May also operate manual machines such as lathes, mills, and profile machines
  • Work is diversified, and machining is performed to ordinary tolerances
  • Monitors work to ensure that machine is operating properly
  • Works from drawings and written instructions to create replacement and new parts, and in making repairs to existing parts and equipment.
  • Requires extensive knowledge of various metals and of measurements used in machining processes
  • Determines dimensions and tolerances of piece to be machined, sequence of operations and machines required by studying specifications, such as blueprints, sketches, damaged parts, or descriptions of parts
  • Computes cutting speeds, feed rates and dimensions
  • Prepares and pre-sets all tools needed for machining operations
  • Responsible for rigging and transporting large parts and equipment by crane
  • Inspects machined work pieces to verify conformance to specifications
  • Performs housekeeping of machine and work area
  • Daily maintenance check of machine

Primetals Technologies offers a full range of benefits, including paid time off, medical, dental, vision accident, hospital indemnity, critical illness, life & accidental death insurance as well as a tool purchase program, 401(k), flexible spending accounts, education reimbursement, quarterly bonus, and employee referral bonuses.

Nearest Major Market: Charleston South Carolina
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina