Machinist, II

Job ID #:  1721
Company:  Evident
Posting Date:  Jul 12, 2024



Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At EVIDENT, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day.


Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description

Work includes assignment planning, layout, set up, operating, and making tool adjustments for various types of manual machine shop equipment. Work from blueprints, process sheets, and sketches to perform production tasks, which may include the cutting and shaping of metals and plastics to precision dimensions.  May communicate directly with engineers to understand the purpose of a part assembly.  Checks and inspects machining operations against specified tolerances.  May identify and repair minor machine malfunctions.

Job Duties

Adhere to policy and procedures to maintain a safe and clean work environment. Works on assignments that are semi-routine in nature but recognizes the need for occasional deviation from accepted practice. Normally follows established procedures on routine work requires instructions only on new assignments. Act as a champion of the company’s Lean and Continuous Improvement programs. Complete work orders on schedule to ensure a constant flow of finished product to support customer service levels. Advise management of adverse manufacturing and/or equipment conditions and issues that are affecting production and /or safety. Operate machinery and precision measurement equipment to manufacture molded parts and materials used in the production of ultrasound transducers. Identify overdue or potentially overdue work orders and alert managers.  Constantly review current manufacturing processes to identify opportunities for improvement. Recommend changes to eliminate waste and to promote cost reductions without sacrificing quality

Job Requirements

Education: High School Degree or Equivalent; Trade School or Associate’s Degree preferred

Experience: 1-2 years experience working in a lean manufacturing environment a plus; CNC background required

Skills: Have good manual dexterity; Computer skills and literacy a plus; Strong attention to detail; Ability to manage multiple priorities and multiple tasks simultaneously; Strong verbal communication skills; Enjoy contributing to a diverse manufacturing group; Be a Team Player;  Must be a highly organized self-managed individual who works with minimum supervision and the ability to work in a fast paced environment; Able to lift 20 pounds

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

EVIDENT is passionate about the solutions it creates for the life sciences and industrial equipment industries. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world. Today, EVIDENT’s solutions range from industrial microscopes and videoscopes to nondestructive testing technology and x-ray analyzers. These products are widely used for quality control, inspection, and measurement applications. Serving customers in fields such as manufacturing, maintenance, and environment and natural resources, EVIDENT’s technology contributes to the quality of products and adds to the safety of industrial infrastructure and facilities. For more information, Click Here.

It is the policy of EVIDENT to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Pennsylvania (US-PA) || State College || 

Nearest Major Market: State College