Careers & Employment

Making A Difference

Every day at General Tool Company, we make a difference in our country’s most important manufacturing projects. Working here, you will make a difference too. General Tool is looking for people who care about what they do and how they do it. We’re recognized as one of the best equipped contract manufacturers in the country, however, our strongest competitive advantage lies in our people.

Our values drive what we do and how we do it. Our principles of teamwork, mutual respect, and on-going learning, combined with open communication at all levels create a rewarding work environment at General Tool. The Company Vision is to be most respected team of experts in our industry. We’re proud that our average tenure here is 12 years and that 20% of our employees are under the age of 35 and over 10% are veterans. Join our team of skilled craftsmen and women and professionals working collaboratively to fill our customers’ mission critical needs.

What Our Employees Are Saying

Open Positions at GTC

Mechanical Assembler

Fit and assemble parts and components of varying complexity according to blue prints, sketches and engineering routers.

Project Manager

Project Managers coordinate and direct project teams and external customers through planning and execution of project scope within corporate cost and schedule goals and an established project management framework. Additional responsibilities can include facilitation of customer relationships, internal improvement projects, and technical problem solving within a dynamic manufacturing environment supporting hundreds of active projects.

Fabricators

Works from blueprints, work orders, and verbal instructions to produce high quality welds from a variety of exotic metals. May program, set up and operate robotic welding machines.

Blast Booth Operator

Operates sand or grit blast equipment to remove rust and scale from metal surfaces.

Parts Finisher

Our parts are critical hardware items for major defense programs. We need meticulous finishers with experience finalizing close tolerance geometries and details to ensure parts conform to customer specifications.

Assembly Supervisor

As a manufacturing supervisor in our Assembly Department, you will lead your employees by planning daily and future work assignments to achieve production, quality, schedule and cost objectives.

Painter / Coating Specialist

Performs all painting operations and related finishing or assembly requirements according to customer specifications.

NDT Inspector

Performs penetrant, magnetic particle, X-ray, ultrasonic or visual inspections as required and as personal certifications allow.

Buyer

As a member of a small team, you’ll be responsible for negotiating cost and lead time to purchase raw materials, finished parts, equipment, supplies and sub-contracted services to meet contract requirements and delivery schedules to support the production schedules.

CNC Machinists 4 & 5 axis (Milling and Machining Centers)

Set-up & prove out programs to machine parts from various metals & composites to meet tight tolerances to produce high quality complex precision parts.

ITAR Statement

All Positions at General Tool Company require access to information or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US Citizens or to other unauthorized individuals.

Therefore, presently all applicants must be US Citizens or US Permanent Residents (*green card holders*) and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights to be considered for a position.

EOE Statement

General Tool Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer-minority/female/veteran/disability. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

E-Verify

As a federal contractor, General Tool Company is required to use E-Verify to electronically verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the US.

General Tool Job Fair

Saturday, June 15th 2019, 8am-12pm

Join the most respected team of experts in the industry! General Tool Company, a premier contract aerospace and defense manufacturer, is hiring skilled second shift 4 and 5 axis CNC machinists, fabricators, as well as first shirt skilled mechanical assemblers. Qualified individuals are invited to come interview at 9435 Reading Road on Saturday, June 15th between 8am – 12pm (noon).