Career Opportunities

Start a rewarding career with a solid family owned company with a 34 year track record of success

We are hiring

At James Tool we are always hiring skilled machinists that are highly proficient in making precision parts.

Being a family owned company we highly value our team members. The average years of service of our skilled machinists and managers is 16 years. Many have been with James Tool for over 20 years.

We are looking to fill the following positions:

  • Proto Trak CNC Mill/Lathe (Non-Production)
  • CNC (Mill/Lathe) – Program, Set-up, and Run
  • Wire EDM – Program, Set-up, and Run
  • CNC VTL – Program, Set-up, and Run
  • Welder – MIG & TIG (Production & Non-Production)
  • CNC Operator – Mill/Lathe (Production)
  • All Around Precision Grinding Machinist


  • Competitive Pay
  • Steady Overtime
  • Great Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Vacation & Holiday Pay
  • Birthday Off with Pay
  • Tuition Reimbersement
  • Clean, Well Tooled & Organized Modern Shop

Current Job Openings

Wire EDM Programmer

This position requires strong knowledge of Wire EDM processes, programming, set-up and the running of the machine. This position also requires that the candidate know how to perform periodic maintenance of the Mitsubishi Wire EDM equipment.

A successful candidate must be able to program offline and develop a plan for the next job(s) while the Wire EDM is running.

CNC Machinist/Programmer – Lathe or Mill (Program, Set-Up, and Run)

This position generally works with machinery which cuts raw materials into functional items. This position is also responsible for interpreting project blueprints, programming and setting up machines to produce the desired product. This position must perform test runs and make adjustments until the resulting product meets blueprint specifications. CNC Programmers are also charged with performing machine maintenance and cleaning as necessary.

Candidates that tend to be successful in this position are adaptable to a Job Shop environment; hands-on management style; are task and results oriented; and able to work and communicate with people at all levels from shop floor to top management. This is a detail-oriented position that requires a candidate that has considerable planning, judgment and the ability to work independently while driving continuous improvement and optimization is all day to day activities.