Join the ranks of Ideal Gear, where precision is our passion and legacy is crafted in every gear. We’re on the lookout for dedicated folks who are as committed to quality and innovation as we are.

If you are ready to contribute to a legacy of industry-leading craftsmanship, Ideal Gear offers a path where your expertise will be valued and your impact, significant.

Current Openings

We’re always looking for exceptional candidates with a drive for excellence and innovation. If you’re interested in a position that’s not listed, drop us a line.

We are seeking a skilled Manual Machinist to craft tools and components using equipment like lathes, drill presses, and grinding machines. Ideal candidates should have a vocational certificate in machining or have completed an industry apprenticeship, with at least one year of experience in manufacturing. Experience with lathe operation or manual machining is a plus.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Interpret blueprints to identify necessary equipment and materials.
  • Use blueprints to fabricate tools and components.
  • Operate machinery for grinding, cutting, and polishing.
  • Use manual tools for finishing projects.
  • Inspect and maintain equipment for optimal performance.


  • Machinist vocational certificate or completed apprenticeship.
  • Manual dexterity and proficiency in lathe machining.
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints.

Ideal Gear is seeking a skilled and reliable CNC Machinist for our industrial production team. This role involves setting up, programming, and operating CNC machinery to create, modify, or repair precision parts. The candidate must monitor production, conduct quality checks, and ensure accuracy and adherence to specifications.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure CNC machinery is in optimal working condition before setup.
  • Accurately set up machinery for specified production runs.
  • Handle all aspects of CNC programming.
  • Monitor production cycles to guarantee specification compliance.
  • Perform routine machine maintenance.
  • Uphold safety standards and report any concerns immediately.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work environment.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • At least 2 years of experience in a CNC Machinist role or similar.
  • Proficient in reading and interpreting technical drawings and instructions.
  • Must pass a background check and drug screening.

Ideal Gear is seeking an experienced Millwright with a passion for machinery to join our growing team. The role involves building, repairing, and setting up machinery in various industrial and construction settings, ensuring proper operation and safety.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Construct and repair industrial and construction machinery.
  • Weld and braze machine parts as needed.
  • Use specialized tools for aligning equipment, such as micrometers and plumb bobs.
  • Interpret and follow complex machinery manuals.
  • Transport, disassemble, and reassemble machines at different sites.
  • Maintain a collection of machinery parts.
  • Assess machinery needs at construction sites.
  • Collaborate with construction workers and engineers.


  • Proven experience in a Millwright role or similar.
  • Hands-on experience with construction equipment and machinery.
  • Willingness to travel regularly to various sites.
  • Strong communication, computational, and detail-oriented skills.
  • Team player attitude.
  • Millwright certification according to national standards.