Machinist Apprentice

Date: Sep 14, 2022

Location: Ancaster, Ontario, Canada, L9G 4V5

Company: Applied Industrial Technologies

Our Purpose is to help our Customers, our Associates, our Suppliers, our Communities and our Shareholders in Achieving Superior Performance! This is what Applied Canada stands for. Applied® is a leading value-added distributor of bearings, power transmission products, engineered fluid power components and systems, specialty flow control solutions, and other industrial supplies, serving MRO and OEM customers. With over 50 facilities located across Canada and 650 Associates, Applied® supports the steel, mining, forestry, agriculture, automotive, oil and gas, food processing, power generation, pulp and paper, and transportation industries, just to name a few. In addition, Applied provides engineering, design and systems integration for industrial, fluid power, and flow control applications, as well as customized mechanical, fabricated rubber, fluid power, and flow control shop services. 


In this role, you’ll leverage all that hands-on experience and expertise in your background and put it to good use helping us to support our customers and gain new ones while leading the charge in this area as your work helps to support the industry’s best sales team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Work in a safe manner, follow overall company safety program
  • Follow instructions and have strong mechanical sense
  • Machine raw material to finished goods as per specific drawing
  • Read and interpret blueprints, charts and tables or study sample parts to determine machining operations to be performed;
  • Set up and operate a variety of machine tools to perform precision machining operations, including turning work, milling, drilling, planning, and grinding
  • Use all measuring tools for inspections and checking own work
  • Ensure machinery and work areas are kept clean
  • Work in a team environment to efficiently achieve a high standard of quality and service to Applied’s extensive customer base

Preference will be given to candidates who possess some or all the following qualifications:

  • Apprentice Machinist
  • Relevant shop experience is preferred
  • Focused personality with willingness to learn
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize and number of tasks and complete a variety of work assignments within structured deadlines
  • Ability to use verbal skills to effectively communicate technical information



You will be part of a stable and established company with consistently strong performance and growth. We encourage you to contribute fresh new ideas. Here is just some of what we have to offer:

  • Competitive compensation and bonus opportunities
  • Health, vision, and dental coverage, RRSP w/ company match
  • Paid vacation, sick time, and company holidays
  • Tuition reimbursement and opportunities for development
  • Company supported community involvement opportunities


We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or any other characteristic prohibited by law.


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