Are you experienced in the skilled trades industry? Wood Temporary Staffing is currently seeking qualified candidates to fill our many skilled trade positions throughout the Michiana area. Below are a few openings that are needing to be filled immediately. Not finding your specific trade here? You can also browse our job board to find many other opportunities we have to offer or you can apply online to start fulfilling your dream career today! Wood Staffing is one of the leading staffing agencies in the Michiana area that helps people like you get back into the workforce. Feel free to contact us for any questions you may have at 269-925-6767 or 574-234-6767.


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1st Shift Gear Cutting/Hobbing

Michiana manufacturer is seeking an experienced candidate for 1st Shift Gear Cutting/Hobbing position working 6:00am – 4:30pm Monday – Thursday with additional overtime as needed. Temp to hire position starting out at $13.00/hr – $17.00/hr depending on experience. Qualified candidates can apply online at and contact Rena at 574-968-1411 with questions.

  • Will tend/operate gear cutting and finishing machines such as gear shapers, hobs, honers, lappers and generators to machine spline or gear teeth on metal blanks
  • Follow job instructions and check gear dimensions
  • Position and secure work piece on arbor in chuck or in fixture
  • Start machine, turn valve handle and direct flow of coolant against tool and work piece
  • Verify conformance to specifications
  • Must be able to pass assessments in Blueprint Reading and Basic Inspection with the required percentage for the department
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) or one to three months related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Good math skills, reasoning skills, and attention to detail
  • Must be able to follow instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
  • Must have knowledge Microsoft Windows
  • Must have ability to utilize the MME ERP system to locate jobs, status operations, sequences, and log comments
  • Must be able to frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds

1st Shift Deburring Specialist

We are currently seeking a meticulous and detail-oriented individual for the position of 1st Shift Deburring Specialist. This role involves the removal of burrs, sharp edges, machine tool marks, and excess metal or surface defects from parts, ensuring the highest quality standards.

  • Remove burrs, sharp edges, machine tool marks, and excess metal or surface defects from parts.
  • Utilize buffing wheels, hand scrapers, re-taping machines, drill presses, or other polishing equipment as required.
  • Good close vision for detailed inspection.
  • Previous experience in deburring is essential.
  • Background in a precision machining environment is preferred.
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Meticulous attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong work ethic and commitment to quality.
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to new techniques.
  • Competitive wages based on experience.
  • Opportunity for temp-to-hire conversion.
  • Overtime available as needed.
  • Positive and collaborative work environment.

If you possess the required experience and skills for this role, please contact Rena at 574-968-1411 with any questions or submit your application. Shift Hours: 6:00 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Thursday (+ OT as needed). Pay Range: $15.00/hr – $17.00/hr (Depending on Experience.

1st Shift Precision Grinder

We are seeking a skilled Precision Grinder for our 1st shift position. The successful candidate will be responsible for the setup and operation of various grinding machines, including external, centerless, internal, and surface grinders. This role involves working with metal workpieces such as machine parts, dies, or tools to achieve precise specifications.

  • Set up and operate grinding machines based on blueprints or layouts.
  • Plan the sequence of operations to ensure efficient and accurate grinding.
  • Select appropriate grinding wheel and dress it using a dressing device.
  • Secure and position workpieces, choosing feed rates, grinding speeds, and depth of cuts.
  • Observe operations, adjusting the position and action of the wheel and workpiece as needed.
  • Verify dimensions of ground workpieces for conformance to specifications.
  • Previous experience in precision grinding, preferably in a tight tolerance, high precision, CNC machining environment.
  • Ability to lift up to 25lbs.
  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • One to two years of related experience and/or training, or equivalent combinations of education and experience.
  • Reliable transportation and good attendance record.
  • Competitive pay rates based on experience.
  • Opportunity for temp-to-hire conversion.
  • Overtime available as needed.
  • Positive and collaborative work environment.

If you have the required experience and skills, we invite you to apply online at Shift Hours: 6:00 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Thursday (Overtime as needed). Pay Range: $15.00/hr – $19.00/hr (Depending on Experience) For inquiries, please contact Rena at 574-968-1411.


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