Share this Job
Apply now »

Machinist 1 Job

Job Classification: 

We Light the Way!


Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the lighting industry. We take pride in our 12,000 employees, and they take pride in working with the best in the industry.  Join a team committed to lighting the way to a more brilliant, connected, and productive world.  Individually we are talented, but together we are unstoppable.  

Why is Acuity Brands a Great Place to Work

  • Our company is a profitable market leader and provides financial stability
  • You will work with highly talented, fun and collaborative teams! 
  • We provide a competitive benefits program to meet the needs of you and your family

How you will contribute:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed in this document are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Qualified Applicants will have:


1. Uses shop math, algebra, geometry, and trigonometry and drawings to determine the correct, most economical method to produce.

2. Possesses the knowledge to properly operate hand tools, DRO lathes, DRO mills, broaching, single point threading, and CNC machines.

3. Possesses knowledge of materials, heat treatments, and weldments.

4. Operates overhead hoist and quick stack to load and unload machines.

5. Ability to reverse engineer parts either broken or worn out and create drawings and/or documentation.

6. Occasionally uses CAM software to create own programs for CNC operations.

7. Uses precision devices, including precision measurement devices, as required.

8. Completes required reporting on a daily basis.

9. Assists others in resolving production difficulties to ensure a smooth and efficient operation.

10. Assist in the maintenance and repair of production area equipment.

11. Keeps equipment and work area neat and orderly.

12. Uses safe working practices and reports all hazardous conditions.

13. Keeps supervisor informed of material, process and equipment needs and problems.

14. Performs other related duties as required. 

Travel Requirements

  • 0%

Physical Requirements

  • Medium work


We invite you to apply today to join us as We Light the Way to a Brilliant, Productive, and Connected World!


Please utilize the internal career site to apply if you are a current employee at Acuity Brands. 


We value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regards to race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity or national origin, disability, pregnancy, religion, covered veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

Please click here and here for more information.


Accommodation for Applicants with Disabilities:  As an equal opportunity employer, Acuity Brands is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in its application process for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you have difficulty using our online system due to a disability and need an accommodation, you may contact us at (770) 922-9000.  Please clearly indicate what type of accommodation you are requesting and for what requisition. 


Any unsolicited resumes sent to Acuity Brands from a third party, such as an Agency recruiter, including unsolicited resumes sent to an Acuity Brands mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Acuity Brands employees, or to Acuity Brands resume database will be considered Acuity Brands property. Acuity Brands will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.


Acuity Brands will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. This includes any Agency that is an approved/engaged vendor, but does not have the appropriate approvals to be engaged on a search.

Req ID:  2575

Nearest Major Market: Columbus
Nearest Secondary Market: Dublin

Job Segment: CNC, Database, Industrial, Machinist, Manufacturing, Technology

Apply now »