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Machinist II


Grand Terrace, CA, US

PSG® is the global pump, metering and dispensing-solution expert, enabling the safe and efficient transfer of critical and valuable fluids that require optimal performance and reliability in applications where it matters most. Additionally, PSG is a leading provider of flow meters designed to reduce waste and downtime while accurately measuring, monitoring and controlling the distribution of fluids. Headquartered in Oakbrook Terrace, IL, USA, PSG is comprised of several world-class brands, including Abaque®, All-Flo™, Almatec®, Blackmer®, Ebsray®, em-tec®, Griswold®, Hydro™, Malema™, Mouvex®, Neptune®, PSG® Biotech, Quantex™, Quattroflow®, and Wilden®. PSG products are manufactured on three continents – North America, Europe, and Asia – in state-of-the-art facilities that practice lean manufacturing and are ISO-certified. PSG is part of the Pumps & Process Solutions segment of Dover Corporation. For additional information on PSG, please visit

We thrive on winning and being number one; and are always looking to add the best and brightest to our talented team of professionals.   PSG offers a unique combination of the both small company atmosphere:  with an ownership mindset that allows you to make close-to-the-customer decisions; an innovative approach in seeing beyond what is possible today and entrepreneurial spirit in the pursuit of new opportunities; combined with benefits of a large company’s scale, tools, expertise, and financial strength with Dover.  Join PSG, a growing global company where your curiosity, hard work and ambition is rewarded with exceptional career opportunities in a friendly & fast paced environment.  

PSG is part of the Pumps and Process Solutions segment of the Dover Corporation® (NYSE: DOV). Dover is a diversified global manufacturer and solutions provider with annual revenue of approximately $8 billion. We deliver innovative equipment and components, consumable supplies, aftermarket parts, software and digital solutions, and support services through five operating segments. Recognized for our entrepreneurial approach for over 65 years, our team of over 25,000 employees takes an ownership mindset, collaborating with customers to redefine what's possible.

Why PSG-California?

  • Starting Range $25.45 - $32.00 per hour
  • 10% Shift Differential for 2nd Shift
  • Eligibility to Participate in Annual Incentive Program
  • 2 Weeks’ Vacation
  • 11 Holidays
  • 2 Floating Holidays
  • 40 Hours Paid Sick Time
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, & Life Insurance Day One
  • Education Assistance Eligibility
  • 401K with Match


Summary: The Machinist II is responsible for setting up and operating CNC machines, conventional and special purpose machines while safely producing parts in compliance to print tolerances by following work instruction and procedures.


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Completed 2 semesters of Machine Technology courses or equivalent.
  • National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) Turning and Milling Certificate required. Will consider equivalent certificate from an accredited institution.



  • 2+ years job shop experience with CNC lathes, CNC mills, manual lathes, drill press, vertical mill, and radial arm.
  • Experience with pneumatic and hand tools.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Skilled in the use of precision machines and inspection tools to hold tolerances to plus or minus .001 while identifying non-conforming parts.
  • Working knowledge and ability to read blueprints, make basic shop calculations relating to dimensions of work, including tooling, speeds, and feeds.
  • Capable of touching off tools, indicating in fixtures, and the proper use of jigs.
  • Capable of making work and tool offsets needed to reach dimensional tolerances.
  • Understand cutter comp, work-shift, and boring bar adjustment.
  • Familiar with “G” and “M” codes.
  • Proficient with basic shop math
  • Basic understanding of GD&T
  • Ability to muti-task and run multiple machines simultaneously.
  • May be requested to perform light CNC programming 2D wireframe CAD/CAM software.
  • Maintains a positive attitude toward team members and the organization.
  • Seeks opportunities and provides solutions.
  • Desire to continuously improve and learn new skills.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Execute work orders initiated by planner.
  • Read/ interpret blueprints, work orders, tooling instructions, and standard charts for specific dimensions, tolerances, and tooling instructions.
  • Setup and operate machines to create parts that conform to engineered blueprint specifications.
  • Setup CNC machine including selecting jaws, setting work, changing tools, touching-off tools, indicating parts, inspecting and changing inserts, loading programs and adjusting tool offsets
  • Inspect parts to tolerances on prints are met by checking parts for defects and marking for disposition, working to ensure best quality output possible.
  • Responsible for troubleshooting, minor repairs, and preventative maintenance in the department
  • Seeks out continuous improvement opportunities for performing and completing work in the department to increase productivity and efficiency.
  • Responsible for notifying supervisor or lead prior to any part shortages to maintain steady flow of parts.
  • Complete and maintain a variety of reports, records, and production documentation.
  • Must demonstrate commitment to company policies, procedures, safety & continual improvement of EHS performance, registered standards, company policy, integrity, ethics, and legal compliance.
  • Complies with all quality assurance procedures and policies to ensure best quality product output.
  • Maintains stellar attendance.
  • Works overtime as required.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.


Travel: Generally, travel is not required.

Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee for successful performance of the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable an individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

While performing the duties of this position, the employee is required to stand for long periods, use hands regularly to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, controls and equipment. The employee is required to both see and hear.  The employee must be able to walk, sit and stand. The employee occasionally lifts up to 50 lbs., and occasionally kneels and bends.  

Work Environment: The environment is in a manufacturing setting. The manufacturing environment is subject to moderate changes in temperature and the employee will be exposed to typical hazards of noise, flying debris, and overhead hazards requiring the use of proper PPE (Personal Protective Equipment).

This position may also require overtime as necessary. The company reserves the right to revise or change job duties as the need arises. This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.

Work Arrangement : [[Onsite]]  

Salary Range : [[$25.45]]   - [[$32.00]]  

We consider several job-related, non-discriminatory factors when determining the pay rate for a position, including, but not limited to, the position’s responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, a candidate’s education/training, the position’s location, and the key skills needed for the position.  Pay is one of the Total Rewards that we provide to compensate and recognize employees for their work.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

Attention Applicants: If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, please let us know. Likewise, if you are limited in the ability to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, we will determine an alternate way for you to apply. Please contact for assistance with an accommodation. Kindly specify Job Requisition Number / Job Title and Location in response.

Job Function : Manufacturing & Operations; Machine Operator

Nearest Major Market: Riverside
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

Job Segment: CNC, Industrial, Machinist, Metallurgy, QA, Manufacturing, Quality

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