Chief Fabrication Manufacturing/Production Grand Island, Nebraska


Chief Fabrication is seeking a Machinist to join the Chief team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Read set-up sheets to perform equipment set-up procedures
  • Make necessary program modifications, perform tolerance adjustments, and operate one or more horizontal or vertical machining centers
  • Operate drilling and milling machines
  • Use tooling list to select tooling, install, and adjust carbide or high-speed steel tooling for required operation

Qualifications and Skill Requirements:

  • Requires knowledge in the operations and set-up of manual and complex CNC equipment and associated tooling and fabrication processes generally gained in technical training and/or 1-3 years' related experience
  • Must interpret shop prints and use precision measuring tools


  • 2nd Shift – 3:30 P.M. – 12:00 A.M.

The Company:

Putting the needs of customers first has taken Chief Industries, Inc. from a small construction company in 1954, to a highly diverse company with a reputation for manufacturing quality products and offering unparalleled customer service. Through its many divisions and subsidiaries, Chief Industries employs over 1,200 skilled and dedicated employees who produce a wide variety of products, many of which are used around the world.

A division of Chief Industries, Chief Fabrication is one of the largest operations of its kind between Chicago and Denver, offering such steel fabrication services as stamping, welding, CNC punching, and CNC forming to manufacturers throughout the Midwest. It also offers one of the most state-of-the-art powder coating facilities in the United States.

Our Benefits:

This full-time position is eligible for full company benefits, including

  • Paid vacation and PTO policies
  • Paid holidays
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life Insurance
  • Wellness program
  • 401(k) retirement with company match
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more.