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Commercial Gear & Sprocket Company, Inc. is Hiring a Gear Department Manager

Gear Department Manager
Company: Commercial Gear & Sprocket Co., Inc. Email:
Fax: 5086686625
Location: E. Walpole MA Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: $25 – $30 to start & benefits hourly/commensurate to experience Bonus: Discretionary Holiday Bonus
Job Category: Machinist Work Experience: At least 5 Years in the gear ind.
Education Pref: High School plus Clearance Pref: Not Required


Job Description
Commercial Gear & Sprocket Co., Inc.
Gear Equipment Set Up / OperatorJob Description

Title: Gear shop Forman
Department: Gear Department
Reports to: Manufacturing Manager

Job summary

  • Perform basic operational functions of Gear cutting machines * Mount align and secure tooling, attachments and work piece on machine * Familiar with cutting, Spur, Sprocket, Helical, Bevel, Worm thread milling & internal gears * Install cutting tools in machines * Calculate and set machine controls to position tools in relationship to work piece and to regulate factors, such as cutting depth, speed, feed and coolant flow * Stop machine to change cutting tools & setup in accordance to required machining sequence or to measure parts for conformance to blue print specifications, using precision measuring equipment * Maintain proper machine maintenance, tooling, other related equipment in proper condition * Maintain a clean and safe workplace in accordance with CG&S policies, 5S procedures, and in line with CG&S core values.


Requirements, responsibilities;


Engineer set up info for gear manufacturing equipment.


Quality plan for running gear jobs


Ability to set up & operate Shapers, Hobbers & Bevel gear generators & related cutting tool sharpeners.  however; we can train the right candidate.

Responsible for proper operation of gear equipment; routine maintenance, lubrication, cleaning, quality of parts in process, efficiency of machines in processing (Tools are sharp; least down time between cycles etc.) Aid in other machine shop functions as deemed necessary with in person’s capabilities.

Minimum requirements
high school diploma, 5 years operating gear equipment with some machining (manual lathe & mill),


strong understanding of gear Q.C. functions: mesuring lead & profile & what to do to correct out of tolerance parts.

Set up & operate; 5 years set up experience, some engineering education or, understanding, Tool sharpening experience plus the above.

Abilities required experience.
Be able to keep several pieces of gear equipment running throughout the day.
Some Heavy lifting, some strenuous mechanical work.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all requirements


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