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Trace-A-Matic is thriving with excellent career opportunities for you to explore. We provide competitive pay, comprehensive benefits, and paid on-the-job training. Our people work together as a team with respect, to collaborate, and to support each other. We have created a workplace for you to pursue and fulfill your career aspirations. Apply today!

Open Positions

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Hiring Process

What to expect:

  1. Apply online for an open position that interests you.
  2. One of our friendly recruiters may contact you to review the job by phone and schedule an on-site interview.
  3. We will then email you a link to a short online predictive index survey to know you better.
  4. When you visit us —
  • Our recruiters and key team members will review your resume and discuss the employment opportunity with you.
  • We will give you a tour of our state-of-the-art machining facilities.
  • Certain positions may require a mechanical aptitude, math, or another form of testing.
  1. We will make an employment offer to you if we feel you are the best fit for the position.
  2. Trace-A-Matic pays for an occupational physical exam and drug test before your start date.
  3. A custom training program will be developed based on skill level to help shorten your learning curve upon starting.

Please contact us at with any questions you may have.

Reasons to Join Us

  1. The talented employees of Trace-A-Matic are the most valued part of our business.
  2. We provide a friendly, clean, and safe work environment for all to grow and thrive.
  3. Employees are well trained and empowered to perform their duties.
  4. We are an industry leader with state-of-the-art equipment and vast machining opportunities.
  5. All of our facilities are climate controlled, making work areas very comfortable year-round.
  6. Our customer base crosses many industry sectors providing stability and promoting growth.
  7. Profit is shared with employees and reinvested into process improvement to ensure a strong future.
  8. Our business values focus on quality, excellence, can-do-attitude, respect, truthfulness, and generosity.
Explore Trace-A-Matic Careers!

A hands-on career in the CNC machining trades is a great way to pursue and fulfill your career aspirations. There are so many opportunities to explore at Trace-A-Matic. You’ll create finished products from raw metal with confidence, as we teach you every step of the way. Join a team known for machining excellence -¬†Join Trace-A-Matic!

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A Complete Benefits Program

We Care About Our People

Paid Time Off

New hires earn PTO from the date of employment, with the first year apportioned based on the start date. Employees continue to accrue PTO based on years of service up to a maximum of 4 weeks. In addition to the PTO, we have 10 Paid Holidays.

Insurance Benefits

Trace-A-Matic provides:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance

401k Retirement Plan

Our 401k plan is an open architecture plan, together with a company contribution annually to your retirement plan.

Long and Short Term Disability

Trace-A-Matic pays the total premium for long and short-term disability for full-time employees. Employees are eligible for this benefit after 60 days of employment.

Wellness Benefits

Our on-site fitness center, weight room, and wellness program, together with fitness classes, yoga, and an on-site chiropractor, promote positive physical and mental health.

Additional Benefits

  • Gainsharing
  • On-Site Medical Clinic
  • Health Savings Account
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Climate Controlled Environment
  • Free Employee Coffee

In addition to great pay and benefits, you will enjoy: paid lunch breaks (2nd shift machinists), two paid 10-minute breaks, company-provided uniforms, safety shoe/glasses allowance, weekly pay, a holiday Christmas party, and potential performance merit raises.

10 Paid holidays include New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Good Friday, Independence Day - 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Friday after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Eve (typical schedule).

Team Member Testimonials

Why Our Employees Choose to Work and Stay Here

“I have been very fortunate to receive hands-on training from longtime Trace-A-Matic machinists. The schooling and on-the-job training have been invaluable. I’m doing this while earning a paycheck and being debt-free from tuition. The sky is the limit for young skilled trades workers that are willing to learn every day. That is what is so exciting about manufacturing at Trace-A-Matic. I am setting stepping stones to a great future.” - Jason | CNC Machinist

Jason | CNC Machinist

“The day I started, I instantly felt like I was part of a team that cared about its employees. Even now, it feels like that more than ever. Trace-A-Matic has many positives, including the awesome management staff, great work environment, friendly employees, and generous work incentives. The thing that has impressed me the most is knowing many people have been with the company for 20+ years.” - Dan | CNC Machinist

Dan | CNC Machinist

“My employment at Trace-A-Matic has been a positive experience. The shop floor has a friendly atmosphere with great people. The work I do and the challenges that come with it have made me a better machinist. Trace-A-Matic has set itself apart from other companies I’ve worked for by treating employees well and continually expanding the business.

I look forward to my future here at Trace-A-Matic!” - Nate | CNC Machinist

Nate | CNC Machinist

“My favorite part about Trace-A-Matic is the opportunity to learn. You have to show you’re eager for it. You won’t get it handed to you. I was part of the Dual Enrollment Program and enjoyed it. I am trying to work my way up the ladder and get my hands on everything Trace-A-Matic has to offer.” - Kevin | CNC Machinist

Kevin | CNC Machinist

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Trace-A-Matic is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity.
All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need.
Contact Trace-A-Matic today about our CNC machining services or to request a quote for your next project!
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