Machinist I


Sioux Falls, SD, US, 57104

STATUS:  Nonexempt
REQ ID:  34323


At Raven, we help farmers serve the world. This purpose guides the work and passion of our team members, who operate at the intersection of agriculture, technology, and innovation. For over 65 years, we’ve dedicated ourselves to learning more so we can grow as individuals and as a team. Today, we are united by our mission to develop a better and more sustainable planet for each of us. 



Perform various machining functions necessary to build new and replacement parts.

Essential Functions

  •  Perform machine set-up.
  •  Operate all machines in a machine shop environment.
  •  Produce parts from metal or plastic.
  •  Assist with repair of machines.
  •  Read and interpret blueprints and sketches of parts according to specifications.
  •  Maintain applicable records.
  •  Assist in unloading trucks and distributing materials as needed.
  •  Maintain a clean and safe work area.
  •  May be called upon to perform comparable duties of a similar or related nature and/or assist in other areas as needed.



  •  High school diploma or equivalent.
  •  Minimum two years machinist experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  •  Knowledge of equipment and tooling design.
  •  Basic knowledge of “G” and “M” codes.
  •  Ability to read and interpret blueprints.
  •  Ability to operate various machine tools.
  •  Basic computer skills necessary.
  •  Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff.
  •  Ability to become forklift certified may be required as needed.

Not all benefits are created equal, but we’ve got you covered. Raven not only offers a wide range of benefits that encourage wellness and preventative care, but we also provide the right tools and programs to help you achieve it. Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, company-paid life and disability insurance and 401k.  We offer workplace flexibility policies to promote work/life balance in addition to paid time off (PTO) benefit. Team Members can also take advantage of additional benefit programs such as education assistance, our onsite fitness center or fitness center reimbursement, employee assistance program (EAP) and much more.


EEOC Statement
Raven is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Sioux Falls

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