We just posted a new video of shrink fitting parts on our YouTube channel. This was a very interesting process to witness, so we wanted to share with our followers. This video features Dave and Alex doing the shrink fitting. Shrink fitting is done using thermal expansion.
We have filled both our 2nd Shift CNC Position and our Office Cleaner positions. Currently, we have all positions filled! Thank you to everyone who applied. Stay tuned for more job openings in the future.
We are still hiring for a 2nd Shift CNC Machinists! Responsibilities will include reading blueprints, setting up and operating CNC machines, and maintaining quality and tolerance standards.The hours for this position are 3:15pm-1:45am on Monday – Thursday; so every weekend is a long weekend!
On May 9th and 10th, we will be set up at the Design-2-Part Show in Schaumberg, Ill. If you have tooling and machining needs, stop out and visit us in booth #510. The show runs Wednesday, May 9th from 9:30-4:00 and Thursday, May 10th from 9:30-3:30.
Our Janitorial Position and all 1st and 2nd Shift Production positions have been filled. Thank you to all who applied to be a part of the Northwest Tool team. Please do not hesitate to apply for more openings in the future.
Check out our new OD/ID Grinder on our largest manual lathe.
Welcome to our new website!
So what was all the excitement yesterday? We had our newest machine, the Haas ST-20, was delivered. On top of that, we also moved our Mazak Quick Turn 18 over to the Northeast bay where the Haas is located.
This evening, we hosted a group from the IEEE, the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, for a tour. The group of engineers is comprised of students and professionals, with a goal of gaining knowledge about different technological fields.