Precision Grinders

Balionis Group, Inc. is well known for providing engineers and technology people to a variety of high technology firms.  We provide direct placement as well as contract engineers.

Our previous project had us working together with our partners at maplelandworks company to provide people to work with and for them. They are an excellent service that does not often find itself shorthanded and provides the upmost quality. It was not a difficult task to execute, and they were up and running with capable employees in short order.

Currently we find ourselves looking for Precision Grinders for permanent positions within our client base.  These positions are based in Freeport, PA.  These positions include Jig, Surface, and Thompson Grinder folks.

We are working closely with the senior management of our client, and can help candidates determine if they are a good match.

The ideal candidates have used Moore machines with Fanuc controllers, on high quality metals, and with precision tolerances to .0005.

The successful candidates will be looking for a stable and pleasant work environment, with a firm that is continually growing.


  • Inspect parts before grinding to check for chips or cracks.
  • Verify the dimensions of the work piece to match with the dimensions on the blue prints.
  • Inspect parts that are received from other departments.
  • Offer input on how to improve the operations.
  • Record how much time is spent on each job.
  • Inspect blue prints for inconsistencies.
  • Operate grinding equipment to manufacture the highest quality parts in an acceptable amount of time.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.
  • Comply with state and federal law safety regulations in addition to Oberg safety and security procedures.
  • Adhere to company policies and state and federal laws and regulations relating to employment, including promoting a workplace free of discrimination and harassment.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to work in a standing, sitting, or bent position for 10 hours/day and must be able to lift a minimum of 25 pounds with control.  The employee must be able to raise arms above shoulders and maintain dexterity for extended periods of time and also use hands to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and be able to stoop or kneel for excessive periods of time.  The employee must be able to perform the physical demands of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.  The employee must be able to wear personal protective equipment.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently around large industrial machinery, and the employee constantly works near moving mechanical parts that create a moderately high noise level.


  • Must have the ability and interpersonal skills to successfully work as a team member to obtain desired results.
  • Must be able to understand and apply work-related documents such as operating manuals, maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Must be able to understand and perform to job-related quality standards, methods, usage of inspection devices and reporting as required.
  • Must be able to travel domestically and internationally.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or be able to comply with U.S. export regulations.
  • Must be able to read and understand blueprints.
  • Must be able to locate, diagnose and correct problems in equipment and systems utilizing test equipment and/or prior work experience.
  • Must possess a knowledge of algebra, geometry, and trigonometry.
  • Must be able to communicate through written, verbal, or other means of communication.
  • Under normal business conditions, must be able to work 50 hours per week, however, schedule will be adjusted according to business and operational needs.
  • Must be able to wear personal protection equipment, such as earplugs, safety glasses, and safety shoes.


  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Successful completion of the apprenticeship program or equivalent experience.

Upon request, the full position description will be released to the candidates.

Candidates need to be US Citizens.

Contact us for more information on the specific client and more details on the position description,

Interested candidates should send their resume to

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We have an excellent reputation for matching good Candidates with good Clients. Contact us to discuss how we can help you. Paul Balionis

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