Careers

careers at  GMFCO

Are you looking to work at a high-quality, custom-crafted metal fabricating shop serving a wide range of industries?

Join our team at Gilchrist Metal Fabricating Co., Inc. where we offer competitive compensation and great benefits to include:

  • Excellent medical plan with low deductibles
  • Fully paid dental plan
  • Fully paid short term disability, long term disability and life insurance
  • 401k plan with employer match
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid vacation
  • Educational reimbursement
  • Health club reimbursement
  • Annual clothing allowance

Seeking an Experienced CNC Machinist

This position will allow the successful candidate an opportunity to work on a range of large CNC Machining Centers. This person will be responsible for producing an extensive variety of items from simple job-shop projects to extensive machining for parts used by a variety of industries and businesses throughout the United States, Mexico and Canada.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Set up and operate large vertical and horizontal CNC machining centers
  • Edit programs for multiple operations
  • Load and set up all tooling, mounting, leveling and aligning parts to ensure dimensions are obtainable
  • Value engineer jobs in process, communicating with project managers regarding methods of manufacturing and estimates of production times
  • Diagnose and trouble shoot equipment

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum of 4 years CNC machining experience
  • Thorough working knowledge of blue print reading
  • Working knowledge of tool calibration
  • Strong math skills
  • Cad/Cam software and conventional machining center experience a plus
  • Ability to use material handling equipment such as cranes, hoists and fork trucks

Please send inquiries to: [email protected]


Seeking a Press Brake Operator

ISO Certified Job shop seeking an individual with a high degree of skill in precision, medium gage plate bending and rolling. Multiple set-ups on large Press Brakes (8-20’, 300-600 ton) are required.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Measure parts and verify to prints using verniers and protractors
  • Interpret drawings
  • Perform equipment maintenance as required
  • Load and unload parts and tooling
  • Perform work in accordance with quality standards and established safety procedures

Qualifications and Skills:

  • 3 years press brake experience
  • Basic geometry/trigonometry
  • Ability to do heavy lifting and maneuvering of parts and tooling using hoists and fork trucks
  • Basic computer skills

Please send inquiries to: [email protected]


Seeking an Experienced Welder Fabricator to join our ever expanding metal fabricating job shop

ISO Certified job shop seeking a Welder Fabricator with a high degree of skill in tig short arc, spray arc and tig weld mild steel, stainless steel and aluminum.

Candidates must have a minimum of three years’ experience in the welding of carbon, stainless steels and aluminum utilizing GMAW and GTAW processes. Must be able to fabricate various assemblies from blue prints to specified tolerances with minimum supervision. An ability to short arc, spray arc and tig weld mild steel, stainless steel and aluminum without supervision is required.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Fabricate various assemblies from blue prints to specified tolerance
  • Short arc, spray arc and tig weld mild steel, stainless steel and aluminum
  • Welding of carbon, stainless steel and aluminum utilizing GMAW and GTAW processes
  • Able to fabricate complicated fabrications while holding tolerances without supervision

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum of 3 years Welder Fabricator experience
  • Thorough working knowledge of blue print reading
  • Working knowledge of basic weld symbol knowledge
  • Ability to use grinders, bevelers, saws and drills
  • Ability to use material handling equipment such as cranes, hoists and fork trucks

Please send inquiries to: [email protected]