Tool Room Machinist
Chelmsford, MA 
Posted 25 days ago
Job Description
Why Choose Us?

Novolex is a leader in packaging innovation, choice and sustainability. We manufacture products in paper, plastic and sustainable materials for the food, retail, health and industrial markets.

* $1,500 sign on Bonus

Our Sustainability Commitment

The Novolex sustainability vision is built upon three pillars: our products, our operations and our people. Each is critically important to our growth and future as a business. These pillars form the foundation of our company-wide commitment to sustainability, helping us achieve our ambitious goals through our wide-ranging initiatives.

How You'll Perform the Role

The Tool Room Machinist will perform mechanical tasks on injection molds and components. Including but not limited to dis-assembly/assembly, mold cleaning, polishing, cavitation recovery and mold component measurement, in press changeovers, and performing preventative maintenance on the tool base.


  • Experience with ProtoTrak Equipped Machines
  • Knowledge of Manual Mill and Lathe work
  • Be able to Set up Tools on CNC Lathes and Mill
  • Must be able to carry up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to read blueprints
  • Understand Speeds and Feeds conversion
  • Must be able to create tool path programs
  • Must have Master Cam experience
  • Must have tool maker experience

What We Need From You

  • High School diploma or equivalent, with special training in the tooling area
  • Manufacturing knowledge in molding industry
  • Strong mechanical aptitude, be familiar with various precision measuring equipment such as calipers, micrometers, depth and height gages
  • Eligible to work in the United States
  • Successful completion of pre-employment background and drug screen
  • Work overtime as required
  • Satisfactorily completes training courses as determined by management

What You'll Get From Us


With safety as our top priority and a commitment to employee well-being an important focus, we offer comprehensive and competitive benefits that include medical, dental and vision insurance (including Telehealth options) as well as a variety of other well-being resources focused on mental, physical and financial health. Specific benefits and well-being programs may vary depending on where you work.

Community Engagement

At Novolex, giving back to the local communities that support us is important. Our Focused Giving Program prioritizes support for organizations whose missions promote sustainability initiatives or address food and hunger needs. We also encourage facility level support of activities in the communities where our employees live and work.

Training & Development

We offer constant opportunities for advancement. From skills development to advanced education programs, training and development programs and courses are available through Novolex University. Programs include company and industry training curricula, support for formal education through the Tuition Reimbursement Program, and a Learning Management System that supports and enhances employee skills at all levels of the organization.

Novolex™ an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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