• Machinist - Roll Shop

    Relocation Available
    Position Type
    Full Time
  • Overview / Job Summary

    Aleris is a global leader in the manufacture and sale of aluminum rolled products, with approximately 14 facilities in three geographically aligned business units in North America, Europe and China.  We serve a variety of end-use industries, including aerospace, automotive, defense, building and construction, transportation, packaging, and consumer goods.  Our North America division is seeking to add 2 talented Roll Shop Machinists to its team at our Clayton, NJ facility to provide technical support to operation by maintaining and servicing production machine centers, while providing expertise in machining and fabrication.


    Pay and Benefits
    Day shift position (6am-4pm) with top rate of pay $29.18/hr. We are a continuous (24/7) operation. Benefits include: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401k w/company match, and quarterly bonus program 5% opportunity.

    Responsibilities Include

    • Maintains a safe working environment by complying with Aleris HSE standards and policies, all state and federal regulations, and company policies and procedures.
    • Maintains, troubleshoots, repairs and services industrial machinery and equipment.
    • Machines and fabricates parts as needed to maintain plant operation.
    • Prepares equipment by grinding all urethane/rubber/steel rolls.
    • Assists operation by setting up equipment and rolls for mill backup roll changes.
    • Prepares equipment by grinding and setting slitter/chopper/shear knives.
    • Assists in optical/laser alignment of machine centers and makes any necessary adjustments.
    • Assists in all preventative/predictive maintenance programs.
    • Supports and participates in continuous improvement (AOS) initiatives.
    • Maintains quality service/product by establishing, following, and enforcing organization ISO9001:2015 quality system standards for the calibration and record keeping of measuring tools.
    • Provides support as required to the operation by performing other duties as requested, directed, or assigned.

    Required Qualifications

    Position Requirements

    • High School diploma or GED
    • 3+ years mechanical experience and aptitude with industrial machinery & equipment
    • Ability to setup and operate milling machine, drill press, lathe, and surface grinder;
    • Experience in working with close tolerances +- .0005”;
    • Ability to layout, position, align, and secure parts with the use of straight edges, squares, calipers, and scales;
    • Strong knowledge of fabricating techniques with the ability to build/fabricate complex fixtures.
    • Perform lifting up to 50 lbs; some lifting above 50lbs
    • Pass Machinist skills test
    • Pass vision screening test
    • Must be able to work any hours, overtime, weekends and holidays as scheduled/required

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Welding experience

    Aleris is an equal opportunity employer and supports diversity in the workplace. Qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. Our HR teams will reach out to the applicants who met the qualifications and are most closely aligned with requirements of the position.


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