208 N Iron Street
Paola, KS 66071
Tel: 913-294-5331
Fax: 913-294-5337

Career Opportunities

Position:   Machinist I
Location:   Paola, KS
Classification:   Full-Time, Non-Exempt

Job Summary

The Machinist I position will perform basic layout and machining operations on components and products.

Main Job Duties / Responsibilities

  • Operate most types of machine tools (i.e. horizontal and vertical boring mills, lathes, milling type machines) in an efficient manner.
  • Perform basic layout work in accordance with drawings, standards, and specifications.
  • Align and setup components in the machine tools.
  • Grind tools to the proper cutting geometry.
  • Perform small repairs and preventative maintenance on the machine tools.


  • Capable of performing basic math computations involving decimals and fractions.
  • Capable of reading and understanding Engineering drawings and documents.
  • Capable of lifting 50 lbs. up to waist.
  • Requires 24 months minimum of job-related work experience.

The successful candidate(s) will receive a competitive hourly wage and an attractive benefits package.

All candidates will be subject to drug & alcohol screening and a background check prior to employment.

Apply in person or submit resume and/or employment application form and applicant data sheet to:

Postal Mail
208 N. Iron St.
Paola, KS 66071
Attn: Human Resources Coordinator




  Taylor Forge Engineered Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer.