Grinding Technician 4/12/2021 Return

Gem State Staffing in Twin Falls is currently accepting applications for a full-time, Grinding Technician with a manufacturing company in Twin Falls. The Grinding Technician will work with a team to fabricate tooling meeting quality standards, using precision equipment and accurate interpretation of advanced engineering drawings or blue prints.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

-Responsible for daily sharpening and flat grinding of CI components.

-Requires attention to detail and must follow procedures for the task at hand.

-Learn ID and OD grinding to precise dimensions to meet tooling requirements.

-Able to read and understand basic die prints and piece part prints.

-Able to understand and use all required measuring equipment to produce a quality component.

-Able to do setup work on tool-room equipment without supervision.

-Able to operate the Jig Grinder.

-Able to do square blocks to location for both CI and progressive die.

-Able to understand how angles and radiuses affect free height and able to grind appropriate for tool requirements (e.g. crescents, Bellville, shapes and forms).

-Excellent center, flat, and form grinding skills.

-Work with team members to achieve proper workflow to meet production demands.

-Form grinding for compound insert tooling.

-Work in a safe and professional manner, keep a clean work area, and wear proper protective equipment.


*Must have basic Math skills and Computer knowledge

*Ability to operate (or learn to operate) necessary equipment

*Excellent record required in safety, attendance, and punctuality

*Ability to stand and walk the entire shift if needed

*Ability to read and write instructions in English

*Knowledge of the proper use of all cleaning chemicals

*Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screen.

*Frequently use hands to finger, handle, or feel.

  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 60 lbs.

Apply in-person with a resume two forms of government-issued identification which fulfill the Lists B and C I-9 requirements (e.g. driver’s license and Social Security card) or one form of identification which fulfills the List A I-9 requirement (e.g. U.S. passport or Permanent Resident card) at our office – 628 Main Ave. N. in Twin Falls.

Application hours are from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Monday through Friday. If you are unable to apply within that time frame, please call our office; advance application appointments can be arranged. You may also being the application process online at

*** Note: Online applicants will still need to visit the office to complete more paperwork. Applicants who do not follow up in-person will not be considered. ***