Heat Treat Specialist - 2nd shift

Bluffton, OH, US

The primary responsibility of the Heat Treat Specialist will be the heat treatment of custom parts to part print specification. The operator is responsible for machine set-up, maintenance, program editing and maintaining the proper cycles to obtain specified heat treatment or coating. This individual must be willing to work 2nd shift, Monday through Thursday (4 days per week), for at least 5 years.  In addition, all 2nd shift positions receive a $4.00 shift premium.


Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Perform machine set-up
  • Perform machinery maintenance as needed
  • Determine the most efficient processing steps to include fixturing, masking, cleaning, loading, and unloading of parts, while maintaining quality
  • Safely and efficiently transport equipment and materials by means of forklift or crane
  • Additional tasks as required


Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Associate Degree in Metallurgy preferred but not required
  • Previous Machining or Manufacturing experience a plus
  • Must be able to accurately read part prints
  • Must exhibit a clear understanding of the metric system and proficient math skills
  • Must have experience with various types of metals
  • Must exhibit knowledge of material properties
  • Must exhibit knowledge of Heat Treatments pertaining to Plasma Nitride, Stress Relieve, and Black Oxide
  • Basic Understanding of Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word


General Requirements:

  • Self-motivated
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Ability to handle changing of priorities
  • Able to stand for extended periods of time
  • Able to work independently and in a team setting
  • Exhibit problem solving capabilities
  • Willing to work overtime as deemed necessary by the company
  • Willing to work 1st or 2nd shift temporarily or permanently
  • Willing to travel domestic and international (mainly for training purposes).
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid passport.


GROB offers a competitive wage as well as an excellent benefit package including vacation, health, prescription, dental, vision, STD, life, 401K, and shift premiums. 

Application Information

Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.