Gauge & Fixture Builder

1st Shift: Monday-Friday

6:00 am – 2:30 pm


Position Description

Dorner Mfg. Corp. is looking for a Gauge & Fixture Builder who shares our commitment to our customers, partners and business.  Primary responsibilities include:

  • Build a variety of tools, fixtures and gauges for use in manufacturing operations. These could be anything from simple machining jaws to more complex assembly stations.
  • Work from a verbally described need, develop a concept and create sketches/drawings. Once approved, will detail component parts, machine/fabricate or purchase them, and assemble the final product.
  • Provide backup/assistance to equipment maintenance mechanic. This could entail working on anything from pneumatic hand tools to CNC turning centers.


  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • At least two years of design/build of gauges and fixtures.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints.
  • Ability to operate a manual mill and lathe. CNC machining a plus.
  • Basic computer skills. Knowledge of AutoCAD preferred.
  • Familiarity with hydraulic and pneumatic systems is a plus.
  • Schedule flexibility is necessary when emergencies arise.
  • Must have very strong communication skills for dealing with co-workers, management and outside contractors.
  • Self-directed with the ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects at once.

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Dorner Mfg. Corp. is a privately held Hartland, Wisconsin-based Company. We are a world leading conveyor manufacturer in not only the design, but manufacturing of conveyors and related automation equipment. Companies from around the world have turned to Dorner conveyors for greatly improved efficiency and productivity. Dorner provides thousands of stainless and aluminum conveyor automation solutions to countless industries including packaging, automation, industrial, food processing, medical, pharmaceutical, and many more.

Dorner's mission is to Transform Conveyor Automation by providing a wide range of innovative conveying solutions with best in class support. Dorner is an Equal Opportunity Employer.