Dixon CNC Machinist 2nd Shift in Chestertown, Maryland

Dixon Valve, founded in 1916, is a global hose fitting and accessory manufacturer with distribution centers around the world. With a long history as a valued partner in the industrial distribution network, Dixon looks to the future to innovate and design solutions for a variety of markets, from oil and gas to food and beverage. Click Here to visit us on YouTube.

We have invested heavily in robotics, automation and cutting edge software to keep us competitive in the global market place. We have a long history of re-investing in our company -- be it the latest machine tools, training programs or additional personnel, which has positioned us well for the future.

Dixon prides itself on having the best and brightest employees who are focused on delighting our customersand committed to a culture of respect, responsibility, trustworthiness, caring, fairness and citizenship. We continually look for ways to encourage our employees to learn and grow in the organization by providing opportunities for continuous improvement in all aspects of the business.

Dixon's U.S. headquarters is located in Chestertown, MD on the eastern shore and employs over 1,600 employees around the world.

At Dixon, we value the contributions of our Military Veterans and proudly employ our nation’s heroes. Veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

We are looking for a CNC Machinist to join our manufacturing team in Chestertown, MD. Previous CNC experience (machine operator) is preferred, but not required.

This is a great opportunity to join a global manufacturer committed to employee training and development where qualified machinists can participate in our state certified Apprenticeship program.

Position Summary:

The CNC Machinist sets up and operates computer numerical controlled (CNC) mills and lathes to produce precision metal components, inspects product to drawing specifications, recognizes machining issues and is able to make mechanical or offsetting adjustments as needed.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operates CNC mills and lathes
  • Produces metal components
  • Inspection of parts
  • Attention to detail
  • Primary focus is on production, product quality and accuracy
  • Identifies machining issues and makes adjustments as needed

Essential Functions of the Job:

  • Ability to read blue prints and mechanical drawings
  • Ability to read measuring tools such as calipers and micrometers
  • Ability to use basic shop mathematics specifically addition and subtraction
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift and maneuver 70 lbs. consistently over the course of a shift
  • Ability to work in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Flexible to rotate assignments

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed in this position and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required and are subject to change. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Employment at DVCC, Inc. is contingent upon the candidate's ability to pass a pre-employment criminal background check, drug screening and physical capabilities test.

Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status and any other status protected by federal, state or local law.



Loyal:Shows firm and constant support to a cause

Team Player:Works well as a member of a group

Detail Oriented:Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

Dedicated:Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity



Self-Starter:Inspired to perform without outside help

Growth Opportunities:Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility

Goal Completion:Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasks

Flexibility:Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals



High School or better



Previous CNC machining experience preferred, but not required.

Posted: September 19, 2016