Production Tech (Turning Cell)

2nd Shift M-Th 2:00 PM-12:30 AM

Dorner Mfg. Corp. is a Wisconsin-based Company.  We are a world leading conveyor manufacturer in not only the design, but manufacturing of conveyors and related automation equipment.  Since 1973, companies from around the world have turned to Dorner conveyors for greatly improved efficiency and productivity.  Industries we provide our expertise to include packaging and containers, dairy, food and beverage, industrial automation and machinery.

There is a Dorner difference.  You’ll notice many elements that distinguish us from our competitors.  The one element that shines most is our commitment to being a highly responsive problem-solving provider of conveyor solutions.

Position Description

Our conveyors are built to order (BTO) depending on our customer’s application and the environment it will be located in. When a customer is looking at a conveyor with specific requirements outside of our catalog, these become engineered to order (ETO). Most all parts are made in-house, so while this position will work within the Turning Cell operating and setting up turret lathes, our Production Technicians enjoy the opportunity to flex into other production cells when business needs dictate. Dorner has a variety of CNC machines, including; Mori-Seiki, Haas & Milltronics Machining Centers, Okuma Turning Centers; as well as a few manual mills and turret lathes.

The primary function of this position will be to work within the Turning Cell operating a variety of Okuma lathes, turret lathes, saws and other equipment within that area. This position will be required to set-up and operate CNC lathes, and manual turret lathes. 


  • Must have a high school diploma or GED and be able to lift 75 lbs. repeatedly throughout the day
  • CNC turning experience is beneficial
  • Programming experience is beneficial but not required
  • Previous experience in a production environment
  • Strong blueprint reading skills with previous experience in using all types of measuring tools (micrometers, calipers, etc.) is required
  • Must possess solid communication skills and be bale to work in a team environment
  • Must display initiative, have a positive attitude, be dependable and be punctual

Dorner is an Equal Opportunity Employer 

Download Job Description

How to Apply

Please send your resume to

Download the Employment Application here