Apply to be a Machinist at HOLLOWAY AMERICA.

Experience Required

  • Minimum of three (3) years’ experience in machine shop environment
  • Experienced with machining parts to specifications using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, grinders
  • Set up, adjust, and operate all basic machine tools and many specialized or advanced variation tools to perform precision machining operations.
  • Calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and Vernier calipers
  • Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories and materials onto machines
  • Operate power equipment
  • Ability to recognize industrial machine operational issues

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred

  • Above average math skills
  • Self-starter and motivator
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Works well with others
  • Strictly adhere to shop and safety procedures
  • Problem sensitivity and problem solving

General Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift 40 lbs.
  • Walking, prolonged standing, bending, squatting and lifting
  • Ability to tolerate hot/cold shop climate
  • Ability to work overtime when needed

Tools Used In This Occupation

  • Calipers – Dial calipers, Vernier calipers
  • Gauges and Inspection Fixtures – Dial indicators, ring gauges, O.D. and I.D. micrometers, telescoping gauges
  • Lathes – Engine lathes, vertical turning lathes
  • Workshop presses – Arbor presses, radial drill presses


  • Vacation
  • Ten paid holidays
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Employer-paid life insurance plan
  • Flex plan and 401(k) with employer contribution

Application Process

To apply, download the HOLLOWAY AMERICA Application Form.

Complete the application form, and then send it and your résumé to our Human Resources department by mail, email, or fax (please do not make inquiries by phone):

HOLLOWAY Human Resources
720 North Cedarbrook
Springfield, MO 65802
Fax 417.863.8851

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