Apply now »

Machinist - Findlay, OH

Date:  Jul 7, 2024

Findlay, OH, US, 45840

Company:  Goodyear
Job Req ID:  JR-40079102

Goodyear. More Driven.




For over a century, Goodyear has been redefining the boundaries of tire technology, producing innovative tires that deliver unparalleled performance for a diverse range of vehicles. Our success, however, is not just due to our cutting-edge products, but also to our outstanding workforce. We offer a unique work experience where no matter your role, you'll contribute to the development, manufacturing, and marketing of some of the world's most innovative tire products. We're looking for motivated individuals who can inspire greatness and understand that job satisfaction and career success start with support and investment. At Goodyear, we invest upwards of 1000 hours into our new hires, ensuring they can make quality products safely.

If you seek a rewarding, challenging career, join us on this exciting journey. Check out the video below of what some of our employees have to say about working for Goodyear: 


A Day in the Life Video




Base Pay: $29.67 an hour.  Night crew would get an additional $0.65 cent shift differential.


$1,000 sign on bonus. $250 will be paid to eligible employees after the completion of their first week of employment. The remaining $750 will be paid to eligible employees after the completion of 90 days of employment. Candidate must be a new employee and not a rehire to be eligible.


The Machinist performs work associated with renovation, repair, fitting and assembly of metal parts of machinery or equipment for Maintenance or Plant Production. The scope of the work includes layout, setup, and operation of various machine tools used to fabricate and repair metal parts for company machinery and equipment. The ideal candidate will use a variety of instruments such as Calipers, Micrometers, Gauges, etc. Operate power equipment and uses hand tools. Obtain necessary material required for the job and complete proper job Work Orders or other documentation required within the Maintenance operation. Return unused materials to storage. Assist in maintaining inventory of replacement parts. Maintain good housekeeping in work area. Have knowledge of Rigging and handling heater materials and parts.


  • Punctuality and attendance are extremely important to the success of the operations in general as well as contributing to an overall positive team atmosphere. Dependable job attendance is expected.


Shift Information: This position works a 12-hour shift; must be able to work a night crew (6pm-6am) on a 2-2-3 continuous operation work schedule which will include Saturdays and Sundays (2 on, 2 off, 3 on; on a repeating schedule).


Work environment: Findlay, Ohio Plant 

  • The job is within a fast paced, heavy industrial environment.
  • The environmental conditions can be hot, cold, and noisy.
  • Safety is our highest priority and safety procedures / guidelines must be always adhered to. This includes safety wear such as hearing and eye protection, protective clothing, and steel-toed shoes.


Job specific details include, but are not limited to: 

  • Sets up machines and performs Turning, Boring, Grinding, Milling and all types of machining operations required to support Production, Maintenance, Engineering, and miscellaneous equipment
  • Reads Blueprints, Sketches, Printed Instructions as well as verbal communication to select Cutting/Finishing Tools and to plan sequence of required operation to complete a wide variety of jobs
  • Work close to tolerances using Micrometers, Calipers Scales, Gauges etc. to check work
  • Replace belts, chains or other drive mechanisms and maintain and recondition shop equipment
  • Should be able to perform a variety of bench operations to include fastening parts with bolts, pin, rivets, and screws. Sub-assembles units to be fitted to machinery
  • Knowledge of common metals and the various heat-treating processes and impact
  • Must attend training classes provided to enhance the knowledge and services required by classification 


Basic Qualifications:  

  • High school diploma or GED 
  • Must be at least 18 years of age 
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship now or in the future 
  • Required to lift heavy materials, climb, stand, squat, bend and work at heights with or without reasonable accommodations 
  • Must complete aptitude test administered by an outside party  
  • Must be able to read Blueprints 




Manual Machinist, Union machinist, tool and die, tool maker


#Findlay OH, Fostoria OH, Bowling Green OH, Tiffin OH, Lima OH, Napoleon OH, Fremont OH, Perrysburg OH, Maumee OH, Bucyrus OH, Defiance OH, Marion OH, Oregon OH, Toledo OH, Wapakoneta OH, Sylvania OH


Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies.  It employs about 62,000 people and manufactures its products in 46 facilities in 21 countries around the world.  Its two Innovation Centres in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

We endeavor to make this site accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please call (312) 915-5548  

Click here for more information about Equal Employment Opportunity laws, and  here for additional supplementary information. 


Nearest Major Market: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

Job Segment: Developer, XML, Machinist, Industrial, Maintenance Engineer, Technology, Manufacturing, Engineering

Apply now »